Vivo has launched a new Y-series smartphone in India. The company has unveiled the Vivo Y01, which is an entry-level smartphone offering. The Y01 is a new smartphone under Rs 10,000 in India. The device comes in two colour options and a single storage configuration.
Vivo’s latest budget smartphone comes with a polycarbonate back as expected. The phone has a fairly thin body. It packs a beefy 5,000 mAh battery. The device also sports a rectangular camera module on the back. Let’s take a look at the Vivo Y01 price in India, specifications and other details.
Vivo Y01 Price in India and Specifications
Vivo Y01 is a new budget smartphone launched in India for under Rs 10,000. The device has been launched in a single 2GB RAM option with 32GB storage. It is priced at Rs 8,999. The phone also arrives in two colours – Elegant Black and Sapphire Blue. Those interested can head to Vivo’s online store or retail stores to buy the Y01 starting today.
As far as specifications go, the Y01 features a 6.51-inch IPS LCD with an HD+ resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels. The phone sports a waterdrop notch at the top for the front camera. There are fairly thin bezels around the screen, except for the thick chin. Since it is an entry-level offering, the Y01’s display comes with a standard 60Hz refresh rate support.
Under the hood, there is a MediaTek Helio P35 SoC. The chipset is paired with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. As expected from budget smartphones, there is support for storage expansion via a microSD card slot. Users can expand the storage up to 1TB via a microSD card.
The phone packs a 5,000 mAh battery. It supports 10W charging out of the box. In terms of the camera, the phone has a single camera sensor on the back. There is an 8MP rear camera with an LED flash on the rear. For selfies and video calls, the phone has a 5MP front camera with an f/2.2 aperture.
The Y01 runs Android 11-based Funtouch OS 11.1 out of the box. It also comes with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. What are your thoughts on the new Vivo smartphone? Let us know in the comments below.