Vivo Y12 with 5000mAh Capacity Battery and Triple Rear Camera Set up Goes on Sale in India

Vivo Y12 with 5000mAh Capacity Battery and Triple Rear Camera Set up Goes on Sale in India

Vivo Y12 with 5000mAh Capacity Battery and Triple Rear Camera Set up Goes on Sale in India

by June 20, 2019

vivo y12Chinese smartphone maker Vivo has silently expanded its Y series with the launch of its new device in India dubbed as Vivo Y12. The phone has gone on sale on Amazon.in and via offline retailers across the country. Notably, the phone was subjected to leak earlier this month via 91mobiles and it was speculated to go on sale at the start of the month but that did not happen. The new Y series phone comes equipped with an impressive 5,000mAh capacity battery, 6.35-inch HD+ display and triple rear camera set up. Let’s discuss the pricing details of the phone first before we move on to the specs in detail.

Vivo Y12 Pricing and Availability Details

The Vivo Y12 is a budget smartphone which comes in two memory variants- 3GB RAM + 64GB inbuilt storage and 4GB RAM + 32GB inbuilt storage. At the moment, only the 4GB RAM + 32GB internal storage variant is only up for grabs priced at Rs. 12,490. Although the other variant has not yet gone on sale, it is speculated to get a similar price tag of Rs. 12,490. There will be two colour options available for the interested buyers- Aqua Blue and Burgundy Red.

Vivo Y12 Features and Specs

The Vivo Y12 sports a 6.35-inch HD+ Halo FullView LCD panel with 720×1544 pixel screen resolution and a 19.3:9 aspect ratio. The display features a waterdrop-style notch at the top that houses the selfie camera. There’s an octa-core MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762) SoC underneath that powers the device along with 3GB or 4GB of RAM. As mentioned earlier, there are two options in terms of onboard storage- 32GB and 64GB. In terms of software, the Vivo Y12 runs Android 9 Pie OS out of the box with Funtouch OS 9 on top. All of this is backed by an impressive 5,000mAh capacity battery which is one of the highlights of the device. The battery is touted to work with preloaded power-saving technologies to deliver extended usage on a single charge.

In terms of optics, there’s a triple camera set up at the back consisting of a 13-megapixel primary sensor + an 8-megapixel secondary sensor + a 2-megapixel tertiary sensor along with an LED flash. The camera set up features Time-Lapse, Live Photos, HDR, Portrait Mode, Panorama, and PDAF support. The front hosts an 8-megapixel snapper for selfies and video calls. The selfie camera features Portrait Bokeh and AI Face Beauty mode.

  • 6.35-inch HD+ Halo FullView LCD display
  • 720×1544 pixels
  • 19.3:9 aspect ratio
  • MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762) SoC
  • 3GB or 4GB of RAM
  • 32GB or 64GB inbuilt storage
  • Android 9 Pie OS
  • Funtouch OS 9
  • 5,000mAh battery
  • 13MP + 8MP + 2MP triple rear camera
  • 8MP selfie camera

In terms of connectivity, the Vivo Y12 features 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, FM radio and Micro-USB port with USB OTG support. For security purpose, the phone features a rear mounted fingerprint sensor. In terms of dimensions, the phone measures 159.43 x 76.77 x 8.92 mm and it weighs about 190.5 grams.