Vivo has launched its latest smartphone in India, called the Vivo Y55L. It succeeds the Y51L smartphone which was launched earlier this year in January 2016. The Y55L flaunts its premium metal unibody design. The Y55L comes with numerous upgrades over the predecessor such as better display, faster processor and larger battery, among others.
The phone features a 5.2-inch HD 2.5D curved glass display with a resolution of 1280×720 pixels. Under the hood, it packs a 1.4GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor. It houses 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory. It supports expandable storage up to 128GB via microSD card.
The Vivo Y55L sports an 8 mega pixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5 mega pixel front facing camera. The device runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Funtouch OS 2.6 on the top. It comes with a split-screen feature for multitasking. There is also an eye protection mode that reduces blue light for suitable screen brightness. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and USB OTG. Fueled by a 2650mAh battery, the phone measures 147.9×72.9×7.5 mm and weighs 142 grams.
Specifications & Features Of Vivo Y55L
- Processor: 1.4GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430
- Operating System: Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Funtouch OS 2.6
- Display: 5.2-inch HD (1280×720 pixels, 2.5D curved glass)
- RAM: 2GB
- Storage: 16GB (expandable up to 128GB via microSD card)
- Rear Camera: 8 mega pixel
- Front Camera: 5 mega pixel
- Battery: 2650mAh
- Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and USB OTG
- Dimensions: 147.9×72.9×7.5 mm
- Weight: 142 grams
- Dual SIM
Price & Availability
The Vivo Y55L carries a price tag of Rs. 11,980 and comes in Gold and Space Grey color options.
“India is a very important market for us because of the maximum smartphone penetration. We want to cater to every price point with our innovative products. And, through Y55L we want to tap the users that are looking for a smartphone that not just looks great but also delivers the desired results with its overall package,” said CEO of Vivo India, Kent Cheng.