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Vivo Y66

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INTRODUCTION

Vivo Y66
Vivo Y66

The Smartphone Vivo Y66 has just been announced in December 2016. The design of the smartphone looks similar to the previously launched Vivo Model Y55. The company Vivo was founded in 1995 and it entered into the electronics and telecommunications industry since then. The Y66 is focusing on the android smartphone user base. Within a very short time, Vivo has established itself as one of the leading smartphone brands in the world. Currently, Vivo is registered in around 100 countries worldwide. Since its entry into the smartphone market Vivo has seen rapid growth. The company believes in creativity and diversity, and their production speaks about this in a true way. It also makes sure that the brand reaches into the hearts of the customers and indeed builds a positive relationship.

DESIGN AND DISPLAY

Vivo Y66 Design and Display
Vivo Y66 Design & Build

The design of Vivo Y66 is identical with Y55, sporting an entire metal body design and like most other phones in this segment, it also features the 5.5-inch HD TFT display including a resolution of 720*1280 pixels, unlike the Y55 which appeared with a 5.2-inch display with HD features. The TFT display provides a super bright display with natural and sharp colours. It has the ability to process multi-touch function. It would measure 153.56 x 75.79 x 7.49 mm dimensions and 157 grammes of weight. It would be coming in Rose Gold and Silver colour variants.

PERFORMANCE AND CONFIGURATION

Vivo Y66 Performance
Vivo Y66 Performance

It would be powered by a not yet announced 1.4GHz processor of Octa-core type which is just similar processor used in Y55. The Y55 had an internal memory of 16GB with 2GB of RAM. However, the company has decided to make the Y66 powerful and faster as it comes with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal memory, which can be expanded up to 128 GB through the dedicated micro SD card slot. The Vivo Y66 will run through the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow version and will support latest applications. Like its predecessors, the Y66 would also be a dual SIM smartphone. This smartphone supports 4G LTE network.

CAMERA AND MULTIMEDIA

Vivo Y66 Camera
Vivo Y66 Camera

The Vivo Y66 smartphone will be equipped with a 13MP primary camera with LED flash, and the secondary camera features 5 megapixels. Both the front and rear cameras have the ability to shoot 1080p videos at 30 frames each second. Other camera features include geotagging, Autofocus, HDR. Video calling feature is available using the 5 MP secondary camera. As far as the media is concerned, the alert types are vibration, MP3 and Wav ringtones. The smartphone supports loudspeaker and MP4 playback along with FM radio. This phone also comes with an audio jack of 3.5 mm.

BATTERY AND CONNECTIVITY

Vivo Y66 Charging-Slot
Vivo Y66 Charging-Slot

The smartphone would be equipped with a 2930 mAh capacity battery, with enough backup and standby time to the system. Along with dual sim, it supports WIFI, Bluetooth, GPS connectivity. The phone supports EDGE, tethering and OTA sync. It supports all types of sims and data connectivity which are available on the phone.Y66 supports GSM/HSPA/LTE and the Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, DLNA, hotspot and Wi-Fi Direct. For better connectivity, the phone comes with the micro USB port of v2.0. The connectivity and messaging features of the phone include Email, MMS, Video call and SMS with the threaded view option. The additional sensor features like proximity, accelerometer, ambient light sensor and gyrometer make it a worthy phone for the current android users.

PROS AND CONS

Although this is an exciting phone. But there are some drawbacks also which cannot be ignored. These have been listed in the below table.

WHAT WE LIKED
  • The design is trendy and stylish. The metallic body gives this phone a totally new look.
  • The 13 MP primary camera is excellent with LED flash, autofocus, geotagging features.
  • The 32GB of internal memory adds to the advantage of the phone. Not only that, the internal memory can be expanded upto128GB .
  • The 3 GB RAM makes the phone very fast and users can multitask without any lags.
  • The 5.5-inch HD TFT display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels is very natural and sharp. Apart from the display it’s also very handy to use.
  • The 1.4 GHz octa-core processor makes it a perfect phone for heavy users and gamers.
  • The powerful 2930mAh capacity battery can provide enough back up and stand by time to the smartphone.
WHAT CAN BE IMPROVED
  • The battery is non removable by users
  • It does not have gravity, finger print sensor, barometer and gyroscope which may disappoint the smartphone user. It also doesn’t include compass and orientation sensor.
  • The display could have been better.

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