Vivo today launched a new Y-series smartphone in India. The newly launched smartphone dubbed as the Vivo Y16 joins the company’s Y-series smartphones, which also includes the Vivo Y22, the Vivo Y35, the Vivo Y75 5G and the Vivo Y21G among others. It competes with the likes of the Realme Narzo 30A, the Infinix Hot 10S, Tecno Spark 7T and the Poco M4 Pro among others and it’s top features include a 5,000mAh battery, a 13MP dual-rear camera setup and the MediaTek Helio P35 processor among others. Also Read - Amazon announces Smartphone Upgrade Days sale: Check top deals here
Vivo Y16 price and availability
The newly launched Vivo Y16 comes in two variants — the base variant of the smartphone with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage space costs Rs 9,999 in India, while the top variant of the device with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage space costs Rs 12,499. The Vivo Y16 smartphone will be available in India in Stellar Black and Drizzling Gold colour variants. Also Read - All 5G-enabled smartphones to run on Airtel 5G Plus soon, says CEO Gopal Vittal
Vivo hasn’t announced the availability of its newly launched Y-series smartphone yet. However, the company does say that the smartphone will be available for purchase on Vivo India e-store and across all partner retail stores. The company also said that customers can avail cashback of up to Rs 1,000 using Kotak, IDFC, OneCard, BOB, Federal, AU bank cards across all partner retail stores. Additionally, interested buyers who purchase the smartphone online can avail a cashback of Rs 750 on using their HDFC debit and credit cards. Also Read - Vivo announces Android 13-based Funtouch OS 13: Check when your phone will get the update
Vivo Y16 specifications
Coming to the specifications, the Vivo Y16 smartphone comes with a 6.51-inch LCD display with a resolution of 1600 × 720 pixels. It sports a plastic back panel. talking about internals, the newly launched Vivo Y16 smartphone is powered by the MediaTek Helio P35 system-on-chip that is coupled with up to 4GB of RAM and up to 64GB of storage space. It runs Android 12-based Funtouch OS 12 and it comes with a 5,000mAh battery.
As far as the optics are concerned, the Vivo Y16 smartphone sports a dual rear camera setup consisting of a 13MP primary sensor and 2MP macro sensor. On the front, it has a 5MP camera for selfies. For connectivity it has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS and USB Type-C.