Vivo has launched a new Y-series smartphone in the Indian market – the Vivo Y16. With the Y-series, Vivo’s focus has always been on bringing the latest trending design to entry and mid-range segments rather than focusing on providing the best value for money hardware and the Vivo Y16 is no exception. As a result, Vivo Y16 features a flat edge design and sports a plastic back panel with a glass-like texture that helps it stand out from the competition.
The Vivo Y16 is powered by a MediaTek Helio P35 processor and features a large display panel with a dated waterdrop notch. Other highlights of the Vivo Y16 include a 5000mAh battery, 13MP rear camera, a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, and up to 4GB of RAM. Let us take a closer look at the Vivo Y16 price in India, availability, specifications, and features.
Vivo Y16: Price in India and Availability
The Vivo Y26 is priced at Rs 9,999 for the 3GB + 32GB configuration. It is also available in a 4GB + 64GB configuration which is priced at Rs 12,499. The smartphone is available for purchase via Vivo Online Store and major retail stores in the country.
As a launch offer, Vivo is providing a Rs 750 instant discount with HDFC Credit and Debit Card transactions.
Vivo Y16: Specifications and Features
The all-new Y16 features a 6.51-inch IPS LCD display panel with a 1600×720 pixel resolution and a waterdrop notch. Under the hood, the smartphone sports an octa-core MediaTek Helio P35 processor. It comes paired with up to 4GB of RAM and up to 64GB of onboard storage. The smartphone boots Funtouch OS 12, which is based on Android 12.
As for the optics, the latest Vivo smartphone offers a dual-rear camera setup including a 13MP primary shooter and a 2MP secondary sensor. For selfies and video calls, the Vivo Y16 sports a 5MP front shooter. The smartphone comes equipped with a 5000mAh battery unit and supports 10W charging. It makes use of a Type-C port for charging and data transfers. The smartphone relies on a side-mounted fingerprint scanner in terms of security.
The Vivo Y16 comes in two colour options – Drizzling Gold and Stellar Black. The smartphone weighs 183grams and measures 163.95 × 75.55 × 8.19mm. It features a dedicated microSD card slot. Connectivity options of the device include Dual-SIM, 4G, WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, Glonass, Galileo, and Beidou.
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