The Chinese smartphone brand Vivo launched its new mobile handset in the Indian market. The company has introduced Vivo Y50 in the country which includes a full HD screen, 5000mAh battery, and a super wide-angle quad camera. To recall, the smartphone was launched in the Cambodian market in April this year. The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor and will be available across offline and online channels starting June 10. Read on to know more details.
Commenting on the launch of Y50, Nipun Marya, Director Brand Strategy, Vivo India, said, “The addition of Y50 in Vivo’s youthful Y series portfolio is a testimony of our commitment to offer consumers with a wide spectrum of products with innovative features that meets their specific requirements across different price brackets. The Y50 caters to the increasing expectations of our consumers who are on a constant look-out for a device with a bigger battery, bigger display and great cameras, all at an affordable price point thus, giving ‘More Power To You!’”
Vivo Y50 pricing and availability
Vivo Y5 has been launched in a lone 8GB of RAM with 128GB of storage option. The price of the device has been set at Rs 17,990 and will be made available in two colour options Blue and Pearl White. The smartphone is scheduled to go on sale via Vivo India E-store, Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm, Tata CLiQ, and across all partner retail stores starting June 10.
To recall, Vivo Y50 was launched in Cambodia this year in April with an asking price of $249 that translates to Rs 18,950 as per Indian currency.
Vivo Y50 Specifications and features
Vivo Y50 comes with a hole punch design 6.53-inch full HD+ display with 1080 x 2340 pixels of resolution and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. It runs on Funtouch 10 based on Android 10. Under the hood, there is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor paired with 8GB of RAM with 128GB of storage.
In terms of the camera capabilities, Vivo Y50 includes a quad rear camera that comprises of a 13-megapixel primary lens, an 8-megapixel super-wide-angle lens with 120 degrees of field view (FoV). Further supported by a 2-megapixel depth sensor for portraits and a 2-megapixel macro lens. While on the front there is a 16-megapixel sensor housed inside a hole-punch display for taking selfies and video calling.
The new device boasts a 5,000mAh battery and does not include any fast charging support. For connectivity, there is 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, GPS, and USB Type-C port. While the sensors onboard include an accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, ambient light sensor, and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.
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