Chinese smartphone brand Vivo has today launched its Y89 smartphone in its home country. The Vivo Y89 is now listed on the Chinese website of the smartphone brand and is also available on AliExpress. The key highlights of the newly launched Vivo Y89 include the Snapdragon 626 processor, a 6.26-inch display, a dual rear camera setup and a 3,260mAh battery.
It is worth noticing that the device has been launched right after Vivo Z3i Standard Edition got unveiled in China last week. Here’s a look at the pricing details and specifications of the newly launched Vivo Y89 smartphone:
Vivo Y89 price and availability
Vivo Y89 smartphone is only available in one variant that comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage and is priced at CNY 1,598. On converting this price in Indian value, it becomes approximately Rs 16,700. The Vivo Y89 is available in Aurora Purple and Black Gold colour options and can be picked up from AliExpress. As of now, there is no word on the smartphone’s availability or pricing in India.
Vivo Y89 specifications
Coming to the specifications, Vivo Y89 runs Android 8.1 Oreo and has support for dual SIM cards. The newly launched smartphone features a 6.26-inch full-HD+ display that has a notch on the top. Powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 626 SoC clubbed with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage, the smartphone can hold a microSD card of up to 256GB. Vivo Y89 has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner and houses a 3,260mAh battery.
On the camera front, the device comes with a vertically stacked dual rear camera setup that has a 16MP primary sensor and a 2MP secondary sensor. the dual rear cameras of the device are coupled with an LED flash. For selfies and video calls, there is a 16MP sensor on the front panel of the smartphone that comes with an f/2.0 aperture. The camera app of the smartphone comes with a professional mode, panorama, beauty, slow motion, AR shoot, backlight photo, blur photo, etc.
Sensors on the smartphone include a fingerprint sensor, facial recognition, a proximity sensor, a photosensitive sensor, a gravity sensor, and a gyroscope.