Vivo has recently launched the Vivo Y97 in China. In the recent past, India had received the Vivo Y93 smartphone. Today, the Chinese manufacturer has silently announced the Vivo Y95 smartphone in Philippines. The Vivo Y95 is said to be the successor of the Vivo Y83 smartphone. In terms of specs, the handset slots itself between the Vivo Y93 and Vivo Y95 smartphones.
Vivo Y95 Specifications and Features
The Vivo Y95 is fitted with a 6.22-inch notched IPS LCD screen. It produces HD+ resolution of 720 x 1520 pixels. The handset was speculated to feature the MediaTek Helio P22 SoC, but publications from Philippines are claiming that it is powered by Snapdragon 439 SoC which is also present under the hood of the Vivo Y93 phone.
The SoC of the Vivo Y95 is coupled with 4 GB of RAM. It has an internal storage of 64 GB. The Vivo Y93 is also equipped with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of native storage. The newly announced Vivo phone also features a microSD card slot for more storage. Like the Vivo Y93, the Y95 is also backed by a 4,030mAh battery.
The Vivo Y95 features 13-megapixel + 2-megapixel dual camera setup. Again, the same configuration dual camera module is present on the Y93 phone. Instead of the 8-megapixel front-facing camera, the Y95 is blessed with a 20-megapixel selfie shooter that is equipped with AI capabilities and face beauty. The FunTouch OS 4.5 UI based Android 8.1 Oreo OS comes preloaded on the phone. The front camera of the phone can be used for face unlock function. A fingerprint reader is also available on the backside of the smartphone.
Vivo Y95 Pricing and Release Date
The Vivo Y95 is now available for buying Vivo shops across Philippines and also through partnered online stores. The handset carries a price tag of 13,999 PHP (~$262). The handset comes in color gradient choices like Starry Night Black and Aurora Red.
There is no confirmation on the other markets that will be receiving the Vivo Y95 phone. The smartphone is expected to arrive in India. It is expected to be priced under Rs. 15,000 (~$206).