Vivo acclaimed the No. 5 position in Q1 2021 among the largest smartphone vendor in terms of worldwide preliminary smartphones shipment with a 10% share and +27% growth rate. Vivo has also launched a few of the most popular smartphone lineups in Nepal, primarily in the budget segment, one of which includes the Vivo Y series. And the company is set to expand its budget lineup with a new entry to the Y series, the Vivo Y1s.
With the display just over 6-inch, Y1s is powered by an Helio P35 processor from MediaTek and runs on FunTouch OS 10.5 built on top of Android 10.
Starting off with the display, Vivo Y1s has a 6.22-inch IPS LCD panel with 1520 x 720 pixels resolution, 88.6% screen-to-body ratio, and a 20:9 aspect ratio. There is a dew-drop notch at the top that houses a 5MP selfie unit.
Powered by MediaTek Helio P35 chipset, the device runs on FunTouch OS 10.5 built on top of Android 10. The processor (Helio P35) is coupled with 2GB RAM and 32GB internal storage expandable via a dedicated microSDXC slot. An IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU handles the graphic.
In terms of the optics, the handset comes with a single f/2.2 13MP sensor at the back. The rear shooter can record up to 1080p videos at 30fps.
The Vivo Y1s ships with a standard charger to charge its 4,030mAh cell which is said to charge fully in 2 hours as per the company.
Similarly, connectivity options include Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi, GPS/A-GPS, micro-USB, FM radio, hence a 3.5mm headphone jack.
- Display: 6.22-inch IPS LCD Halo FullView panel
- Resolution: 1520 x 720 pixels, 88.6 % screen-to-body ratio, 270 ppi density, 20:9 aspect ratio
- OS: FunTouch 10.5 based on Android 10
- Processor: MediaTek Helio P35 Chipset; 12 nm mobile platform
- CPU: Octa-core (4 × 2.35GHz Cortex-A53 and 4 × 1.8GHz Cortex-A53)
- GPU: PowerVR GE8320
- Memory: 2GB/32GB; expandable via microSDXC
- Rear Camera: Single – 13MP, f/2.2, AF, LED flash
- Front Camera: 5MP selfie camera, f/1.8 aperture
- Sensor: Ambient Light, Accelerometer, and Proximity
- Battery: Li-Po 4,030 mAh; charging via microUSB port
- Colors: Aurora Blue, and Olive Black
Vivo Y1s Price in Nepal and Availability
The Vivo Y1s has a price tag of NPR 12,999 in Nepal with sales already kicked off across authorized Vivo stores and sales centers in the country.