January 29, 2021
Vivo Y20 (2021) Specs
Vivo seems to be remake of it’s 2020 released phones with the Vivo Y20 (2021) and the V20 2021.
The smartphone which is the makeover of the Vivo Y20, was released in Malaysia.
The device’s major highlight includes 5000mAh battery, 13MP AI Triple macro camera, side-mounted fingerprint scanner and an ample storage.
Design and Display
The Vivo Y20 (2021) comes with same design architecture of the vivo Y20. The company keeps replicatng same design with radial lines and 2 5D front glass that fits ergonomically in hand.
The back comes with a premium plastic build with eye-popping color coats that adds to it’s signature.
A vertical array of tri-lens with an LED light are encased in a rectangular-shaped photo module and a Vivo OEM far beneath the module.
The front bears a 6.51-inch Halo FullView Display which is based on IPS LCD technology with Eye protection mode as well as an elongated aspect ratio of 20:9 for more immersive colorful viewing and an HD+ (720 x 1600) resolution.
The screen is fitted to a 192 gram heft body similar to Motorola Razr 5G, Oppo A92, Oppo A72, Oppo A52 and Huawei P30 Pro New Edition. While the dimensions measures 164.41×76.32×8.41mm with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner on the right.
The handset is available in two color schemes; Dawn White and Nebula Blue colorways.
The triple rear camera system comes with a 13MP rated main camera with f/2.2 aperture and a PDAF tech. This is backed by a less attractive 2MP bokeh camera, and a 2MP macro lens, both of f/2.4 aperure each.
The scene modes comes with Photo, Portrait, Panorama, Live Photo, Video, Time-Lapse，DOC modes with a rear flash.
The front camera is an 8MP snapper with f/1.8 aperture for selfies and video calls.
Hardware and Software
Bossing the performance is MediaTek’s Helio P35 chipset, bringing 2.35GHz Octa-core SoC and graphically, a PowerVR GE8320 GPU.
Additionally, it packs a Multi-Turbo 3 feature that further improves the overall performance.
The Y20 (2021) edition runs on Android 10 OS with Vivo’s Funtouch OS 11 on top.
The SoC is mated to a 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM which is expandable up to 256GB via micro SDcard.
The Vivo Y20 (2021) stays alive with a 5000mAh battery but backed by only 10W charging.
Among other things are the WiFi 2.4GHz /5GHz, Bluetooth 5.0, Micro USB (2.0), GPS, FM radio, 3.5mm earport, dual SIM and 4G connectivity.
Vivo Y20 (2021) Price and Availability
The Vivo Y20 (2021) will sell for RM 599 in Malaysia which converts to 120 EUR.
In other climes, which converts to about 56,000 Naira in Nigeria, about 900 GhC in Ghana, and about 16,500 Ksh in Kenya.