The Chinese smartphone brand Vivo has refreshed its affordable Y series smartphone. They have introduced the new Y20 series which includes the Y20 and Y20i models in India. And both the smartphone packs the same sets of hardware and features only the difference being amount of RAM and color option available. Details, price and availability of Vivo Y20 and Y20i in Nepal are as follows.
Vivo Y20 and Vivo Y20i Overview
Display and Design
As aforementioned, both the handset packs an identical set of hardware and features. Speaking of which, both Y20 and Y20i are built around with 6.51” IPS LCD display which the company is calling as Halo iView display. Both the display offers HD+ resolution with 720×1600 pixels and tall aspect ratio of 20:9.
For design, Vivo Y20 duo features a spots a waterdrop notch. It has a plastic body with prominent bezels. The back panel features a rectangular housing for camera module.
In terms of optics, both the smartphone brings triple rear camera setup. The setup comprises of a 13MP primary sensor of f/2.2 lens, a 2MP secondary depth and lastly a 2MP tertiary sensor. The waterdrop notch on the front hosts an 8MP AI camera of f/1.8 lens for selfies and video calls.
Under the hood, both the smartphone uses an octa-core Snapdragon 460 processor first seen in Oppo A53 2020 edition. However, in terms of RAM configuration, Vivo Y20 is launched with 4GBof RAM and Y20i is equipped with 3GB of RAM. It is where the device gets distinctive. Talking about storage capacity both the handset offers 64GB of onboard storage. Also, storage can be expanded up to 256GB via microSD card.
Software portion is handled by Funtouch 10.5 on the top of Android 10 on the both units.
Battery and Miscellaneous
Nowadays, big battery has been a key selling point for the midrange smartphone. Thus, V20 series doesn’t fails that and comes equipped with 5,000mAh battery. It supports 18W fast charging.
Other highlights of the handsets are 3.5mm headphone jack and side-mounted fingerprint sensor.
Vivo Y20 and Y20i Key Specification
|Body||164.4 x 76.3 x 8.4 mm, 192.3 g|
|Display||6.51 inches, IPS LCD|
|Resolution||720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio|
|Processor||Qualcomm SM4250 Snapdragon 460 (11 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (4×1.8 GHz Kryo 240 & 4×1.6 GHz Kryo 240)|
|Storage and RAM||4/64GB – Vivo Y20 33/64GB – Vivo Y20i|
|OS||Android 10, Funtouch 10.5|
|Rear Camera||Triple Cameras|
Primary: 13 MP, f/2.2, (wide), PDAF,
Macro: 2 MP, f/2.4, Depth: 2 MP, f/2.4
|Front Camera||8 MP, f/1.8, (wide)|
|Video Resolution||Rear: [email protected]|
Front: [email protected]
|Audio||Loudspeakers, 3.5mm headphone slot|
|Connectivity||4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, A-GPS, FM radio, microUSB 2.0|
|Battery||Li-Po 5000 mAh|
|Charging||Fast charging 18W|
|Colors||Obsidian Black, Dawn White, Purist Blue|
Vivo Y20 and Vivo Y20i Price in Nepal and Availability
Both the smartphone will receive its first sale starting August 28. Vivo Y20 it priced at INR 12,990 and is available in Obsidian Black and Dawn White color. Whereas Vivo Y20i is priced at INR 11,490 with Dawn White and Nebula blue color options.
As far as pricing is concerned, we expect the price of Vivo Y20 in Nepal at Rs. 23,000 and Vivo Y20i for Rs. 20,500.
|Smartphone Model||Price in Nepal (Expected)|
|Vivo Y20||~ Rs. 23,000|
|Vivo Y20i||~ Rs. 20,500|