Vivo, of late, has been focusing on the selfie-centric smartphones and recently, the company unveiled the industry’s first front-facing dual camera smartphone, the Vivo V5 Plus and now, the company is back with yet another smartphone, namely, the Vivo Y55s. This time around, Vivo is not going with the selfie smartphone moniker for the Vivo Y55s.
The Vivo Y55s comes with a 5.2-inch display with a resolution of 720*1280 pixels and has a 2.5D curved glass, which makes the smartphone look classy. At the heart of the phone is a 1.4GHz quad-core Snapdragon 425 SoC aided with 3GB of RAM and Adreno 308 GPU to take care of graphics. The phone comes with internal storage of 16GB, whereas the storage can be further expanded up to 256GB via a dedicated microSD card slot.
Vivo Y55s Key Specifications
- 5.2-inch HD IPS display with 2.5D curved glass
- 1.4GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor
- Adreno 308 GPU
- 3GB RAM
- 16GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD card
- Dual SIM
- Funtouch OS 3.0 based on Android 6.0
- 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, 5MP front-facing camera with LED flash
- 2730mAh battery
The Vivo Y55s has several connectivity options including the 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11/b/g/n, Bluetooth, and an aided GPS for location tracking. The phone boots Android Marshmallow based Funtouch OS 3.0.
Vivo has integrated a 13MP rear camera module that has support for a LED flashlight. That said, there’s also a 5MP front-facing camera, which interestingly also comes with support for LED flash. The Vivo Y55s is the successor to last year’s Vivo Y55L and has got upgrades in every aspect.
Expressing his excitement on the launch, Mr. Kent Cheng, CEO of Vivo India said, “After the success of Vivo V5 Plus, we hereby strengthen our Y series portfolio with the launch of this power packed device, the Y55s. We at Vivo are motivated by our endeavor to consistently set industry benchmarks by offering best in class features at affordable prices. Focused on our commitment in servicing customer satisfaction through quality products, we are hopeful that our latest innovation will be as successful as our previous offerings. We are confident that Vivo will have a great run in the year 2017.”
The Vivo Y55s will be made available in Crown Gold and Space Grey color options from February 26.