Vivo Launched Y12s With 5,000 mAh Battery & MediaTek Helio P35 SoC In India

Vivo Launched Y12s With 5,000 mAh Battery & MediaTek Helio P35 SoC In India

Vivo Launched Y12s With 5,000 mAh Battery & MediaTek Helio P35 SoC In India

by January 14, 2021

Adding a new smartphone to its budget segment, Vivo has finally introduced Y12s in the Indian market. The Y-series of the brand was debuted in India with Vivo Y51a, earlier this month. Vivo Y12s is the second device launched under the Y-series.

A few highlights:

  • The smartphone features a waterdrop notch.
  • On the rear, Vivo Y12s houses a dual-camera with a 13MP primary sensor.
  • The battery capacity is 5,000 mAh.

With its au courant design language, Vivo Y12s comes with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and the selfie camera is housed in a waterdrop notch. The screen comes in a taller aspect ratio with AI-enabled dual cameras on the rear. The primary lens is a  13-megapixel sensor. On the software front, Vivo has also enabled AI-powered battery-saving that will extend the battery life by learning the user’s usage pattern.

Vivo Y12s: Key specs & features

The Chinese tech giant BBK Electronics’ subsidiary Vivo launched Y12s with a screen size of 6.51” and the aspect ratio is 20:9. The resolution offered on this IPS LCD panel is 720*1600 pixels. On the front, there will be a waterdrop notch that houses an 8-megapixel selfie snapper.

On the rear, the dual-camera system will be home to a primary sensor of 13-megapixel and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The primary lens will have an f/2.2 aperture.

At its core, Vivo Y12s will sport MediaTek’s Helio P35 on 3 gigs of RAM. Vivo is offering 32GB of internal storage. The brand claims to provide continuous video streaming for up to 16.3 hours and 8.9 hours of online gaming through its 5,000 mAh battery. The smartphone also sports reverse charging so you can charge your earphones/portable speakers. However, there is only 10W charging support.

Other connectivity features are dual-4G support, Bluetooth 5.1, Wi-Fi ac, MicroSD card slot, FPS integrated with the power button, and a 3.5mm audio port. The device will boot on Android 11 with Vivo’s custom FunTouch OS 11 on top.

Pricing & availability

Vivo Y12s will be available in two color options, Glacier Blue and Phantom Black. The smartphone is also priced quite aggressively at ₹9,990. It can be purchased from all the retail stores, the Vivo India website, e-commerce sites like Amazon, Flipkart, and TataCliq.