Vivo’s new Y-series smartphone, the Y16 4G, is now available for purchase in India. The company unveiled the Vivo Y16 as its new budget smartphone earlier this year in Hong Kong. According to popular retailer Mahesh Telecom, the Vivo Y16 is available for purchase in India. The Y16 is a 4G offering and is priced under Rs 15,000 in India. The phone sports a flat frame design and comes with a rectangular camera module.
The Vivo smartphone competes against the likes of the Redmi Note 11, Redmi 11 Prime, Realme 9i 5G, Moto G32 and other smartphones under Rs 15,000. It features a MediaTek processor under the hood. The phone is available in a single storage option as well. Let’s take a look at the Vivo Y16 4G price in India, specifications and other details.
Vivo Y16 4G India Price and Specifications
The Vivo Y16 4G is yet another budget smartphone in the Y-series from the company in India. It is priced (via) at Rs 12,499 for the sole 4GB RAM variant. It comes with 64GB of internal storage. The device is available in Gold and Black colours.
The phone sports a 6.51-inch IPS LCD with an HD+ resolution. There is a waterdrop notch at the top for the front camera. Vivo has launched the phone with a 5MP front camera.
On the back, there is a dual-camera setup. The phone features two large cutouts for the camera sensors. There is a 13MP main camera sensor and a 2MP depth sensor. The LED flash is located inside the camera module.
The Y16 packs a fairly old MediaTek Helio P35 SoC. The chipset is paired with 64GB of internal storage and 4GB of RAM. There is support for storage expansion via a microSD card. The device also supports 1GB of Extended RAM.
It packs a 5000mAh battery with support for 10W charging via a USB Type-C port. The Y16 runs Android 12 out of the box and has a layer of Funtouch OS 12 on top. What are your thoughts on the Y16 4G? Let us know in the comments below.