The best part about getting a Vivo smartphone is the fact that they are visually stunning. Apart from being designed to have amazing exteriors they offer some decent hardware too. In the coming months, they would be launching their Vivo Y55S smartphone. Let's see how the smartphone will turn out to be and if it is here for the long run.
The phone comes with an excellent ergonomic design and one can easily expect the phone to provide a comfortable grip. The phone boasts a premium look and easily catches its users attention. The mull metal unibody design topped with 2.5D curved display makes the phone a treat for the eyes. The volume rocker and the power button are provided on the right edge of the phone, while the SIM card slot is provided on the left edge. The external dimensions of the phone are 147.9 x 72.9 x 7.5 mm and it weighs around 142 grams. The phone sports a 5.2 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen that provides a screen resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. The HD display will house approximately 282 ppi that will make the display crisp and lively. The display is expected to get bright enough so as to provide some decent sunlight legibility. The viewing angles of the phone will be decent too. Overall the phone will have an amazing body and decent display.
The phone houses a 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 Quad-core processor that is backed by a Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 chipset. The processor will easily live up to its expectations and would be able to deliver a seamless, but not a high-end performance. One would be able multitask on the phone, but if heavy apps are played side by side then one might experience a little bit of lag or stutter. Light games and videos can be easily played on the phone as the Adreno 530 chipset makes sure that the graphics performance remains consistent. The phone runs on Android platform and that too on Android version 6.0.1 i.e. Marshmallow with the help of Vivo’s Funtouch OS 3.0. The phone comes with 16GB of internal storage, which again could be expanded up to 256GB using a microSD card. The phone also comes with 3GB of RAM that will prove to be sufficient for running all kinds of general apps. The phone supports dual SIM and also supports 4G/LTE networks. The best part about the phone is that it supports three card slots, this letting the users have amazing flexibility.
The phone comes with a 13MP rear camera that is backed by autofocus and LED flash. The camera features will include Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection and Touch to focus. Shooting modes will include Continuous Shooting and High Dynamic Range mode (HDR). FHD video recording can also be done by the camera. The various scene modes for Rear camera would include Normal, Night, Panorama, HDR, PPT, Pro, Face Beauty, Ultra HD Photos, while for the front mode would include Face Beauty, Normal, HDR and Screen Flash. The phone also comes with a 5MP front camera. With the released specs, one can easily expect the cameras to capture decent share worthy pics. The front camera is backed by screen flash, which is nothing but the screen getting flashed in low light conditions when a selfie is taken from the phone. The phone features stereo speakers that will get lough enough and also comes with 3.5mm audio jack that is backed by active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.
The phone will come with a Non-removable Li-Ion 2730 mAh battery. The battery will be able to work for a complete day with moderate heavy usage. The battery will not support fast charging, but then again it's not a common thing observed in budget segment smartphones. Talking about connectivity options, the phone will supports Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth version 4.0, A2DP, A-GPS, BDS, FM radio and microUSB version 2.0. The sensors that will come in the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, E-compass and virtual gyroscope.