Vivo has released a new mid-range smartphone on its “Y series”, which is aesthetically similar to the recent X20 in China. The Vivo Y79 is the newest member in the FullView display segment with 18:9 aspect ratio.
Vivo Y79 price in China is CNY 2498 – approximately $377 and it will be available in Champagne Gold, Matte Black, and Rose Gold color options.
Vivo Y79 Specifications
Talking about the design, not really original. The body of this Vivo phone is completely made of metal, and 5.99-inch Fullview display with HD+ (1440 x 720 pixels) resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio. The device also features a fingerprint scanner positioned on the back panel and Face Wake that instantly identifies facial features and unlocks the device.
Vivo mobile phone is powered by a 2.0 GHz octa-core processor which supported by Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 chipset along with 4GB of RAM. It packs a 64GB of inbuilt storage which can be expanded via microSD card.
The Y79 flaunts a 16-megapixel primary autofocus camera with f/2.0 aperture, slow motion, full HD video recording and LED flash. It has a 24-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, 1/2.78″ sensor size and Face Beauty 7.0 to capture stunning selfies.
The Vivo Y79 runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat -based on FunTouch OS 3.2 out of the box. It packs a 3225mAh battery and supports dual SIM slot with dual standby. For connectivity includes 4G VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n dual band (2.4 / 5GHz), GPS, A-GPS, Bluetooth 4.2, micro USB 2.0, USB OTG, FM radio and 3.5 mm audio jack options.