On Friday, Vivo launches its latest entry-level budget Smartphone Vivo Y90 in Inda. It is an entry-level Android phone with a waterdrop-style notch. This is the second Vivo phone to be released in the country this month after the Vivo Z1 Pro. Vivo says the Y90 will be assembled at the company’s Greater Noida facility.
Vivo Y90 Price & Availability
Vivo Y90 price has been set at 6,990 INR in India and the phone will be offered in Black and Gold color variants. According to Vivo, the Vivo Y90 will be available via all major e-commerce websites as well as Vivo-partner offline retailers. Vivo says that the Y90 is the cheapest smartphone in its Y series to offer face unlock support.
Vivo Y90 Specifications & Features
The dual-SIM (Nano) Vivo Y90 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with Funtouch OS 4.5. The Vivo Y90 comes packed with a 6.22 HD+ display that offers a screen resolution of 720×1520 pixels and 88.6% screen-to-body ratio. The Vivo Y90 is powered by quad-core MediaTek Helio A22 SoC, coupled with 2GB of RAM.
The Vivo Y90 comes with a waterdrop notch on the front that minimalizes the bezels and increases the screen size, in turn, offering a good visual experience to the users of the phone. In terms of the imaging capabilities, Vivo has added an 8-megapixel single shooter with f/2.0 aperture and LED flash. There is also a 5-megapixel selfie shooter on the front. Vivo has used plastic to build the all-new Vivo Y90 and that is pretty understandable considering it is an affordable smartphone. Y90 adopts AI photo algorithms for its camera to automatically deliver facial enhancements, saving you from the trouble of manually adjusting beautification details. You’ll get perfect shots every time.
Among other specifications, you will get 16GB of onboard storage with a microSD card slot (up to 256GB), 4030mAh battery, and FM Radio. The company says the battery is “combined with Vivo’s exclusive smart power management system, allowing for long-lasting endurance”. Connectivity options include 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, and GPS. The phone also features support for USB-OTG, a 3.5mm audio jack, and Micro-USB 2.0 port. Other sensors include a Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass.
The smartphone doesn’t come with a fingerprint scanner, so biometric authentication will be done through face unlock. Y90 brings you the prevailing technology of Face Access. With Face Access, unlocking and accessing your phone will be more convenient.