Vivo Y81, which was launched in India last month for a price of Rs. 12,999, has now received a permanent price cut, bringing down the phone’s pricing to Rs. 11,990 (approximately $166).
In India, the phone is available in Gold and Black color options and is up for sale through online as well as offline channels. However, the new pricing is yet to reflect on online retailing platforms.
The Vivo Y81 features a 6.22-inch HD+ IPS display with a screen resolution of 1520 x 720 pixels and a 19:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, it is powered by an octa-core MediaTek MT6762 processor, paired with IMG GE8320 graphics processor.
The device packs 3GB of RAM and 32GB of onboard storage. There’s also a microSD card slot that enables users to further expand the phone’s storage capacity up to 256GB. The handset also has a back-mounted fingerprint sensor for added security.
Coming to the camera department, the device comes equipped with a 13-megapixel rear camera sensor with f/2.2 aperture, an LED flash, phase detection autofocus, and live photo mode. On the front side, there’s a 5-megapixel selfie sensor with the same f/2.2 aperture and a screen flash for low-light shots.
Connectivity options on the phone include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, FM radio, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out-of-the-box with FunTouch OS 4.5 and is powered by a 3,260mAh battery.