Vivo Y3s with Helio P35 SoC, 5000mAh battery launched in China, its a rebadged Vivo Y17: Price, specifications

The smartphone is a rebadged version of the vivo Y17.


vivo has added a new member to its Y-series in China with the launch of vivo Y3s. The latest smartphone is a rebadged version of the vivo V17 smartphone that was launched last year. The phone comes with a dual-camera setup, waterdrop notch, MediaTek processor, 5,000mAh battery and more. Here’s a closer look at the latest vivo Y3s smartphone.

vivo Y3s price, availability

The vivo Y3s price is CNY 1,198, which roughly translates to Rs 13,249. The smartphone is available for pre-order in the country and sale will commence from October 26. The handset is available in Sea Breeze, Dark Blue, and Purple colour options.

Vivo Y3s specifications

The vivo Y3s features a triple-camera setup at the back panel along with a LED flash. There is a physical fingerprint sensor right next to the camera module. The front panel comes with a waterdrop notch. The right side features power controls and power on/off button. That said, the vivo Y7s looks quite similar to the vivo Y17 smartphone.

Coming to the specifications, the vivo Y3s flaunts a 6.35-inch display. The screen comes with an HD+ resolution along with 89.04 per cent screen-to-body ratio, 19.3:9 aspect ratio and 1500:1 contrast ratio. The phone is powered by the MediaTek Helio P35 processor along with PowerVR IMG GE8320 GPU.

The handset features 4GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage, which is expandable in nature. In terms of optics, it supports dual-camera setup with a combination of 13MP primary lens with f/2.2 aperture and a 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. On the front, ther is an 8MP shooter with f/1.8 aperture.

The vivo Y3s runs on Android 9.0 Pie with FunTouch OS 9 on top of it. The phone packs a 5,000mAh battery. In terms of connectivity, you get 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, OTG, dual-SIM, GPS, GLONASS, 3.5mm audio jack, and micro-USB port. The phone measures 159.4 x 76.7 x 8.92mm and weighs 190.5 grams.