Vivo Y93 Listed on Official Website in India: Launch Seems Imminent

Vivo Y93 Listed on Official Website in India: Launch Seems Imminent

Vivo Y93 Listed on Official Website in India: Launch Seems Imminent

by December 24, 2018

Vivo Y93 India LaunchChinese smartphone maker Vivo launched its Vivo Y93 smartphone in China earlier this month and now the company seems set to launch the same in India. Although, there is no official confirmation on the India launch date, the phone has been listed on the official website without revealing the price. However, based on the specifications listed on the site, the phone seems more like the Vivo Y93s that was launched in China just last week.

Vivo Y93 Pricing Details

The Vivo Y93 price in India is not yet revealed. In china, the phone is priced at CNY 1,500 which is roughly Rs. 15,300, while the Vivo Y93s is priced at CNY 1,698 which is roughly Rs. 17,300. The price in India won’t be exactly as converted here but it will be in the similar range. The listing shows the phone comes in Stary Black and Nebula Purple colour options.

Vivo Y93 Features and Specifications

Based on the official listing, the dual-SIM (Nano) Vivo Y93 runs Android 8.1 Oreo-based FunTouch OS 4.5 out of the box and comes preloaded with Vivo’s AI assistant called Jovi. It features 6.2-inch HD+ Halo FullView display with 720×1580 pixel screen resolution and a 19:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, the device is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P22 SoC instead of octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SoC of the Chinese version. In terms of memory, the phone comes in 4GB RAM + 32GB internal storage, which is again lower than the 64GB storage available on its China version. All of this is backed by a 4,030mAh battery non-removable battery which is complemented by an exclusive smart power management system.

In the camera department, you get a vertically stacked dual camera set up on back which comprises of a 13-megapixel primary sensor with an f/2.2 aperture + a 2-megapixel secondary sensor with an f/2.4 aperture. The camera supports portrait mode backed by Artificial Intelligence and PDAF. For selfies and video calls there’s an 8-megapixel sensor on the front along with an f/1.8 aperture. The front camera also doubles up as Face Wake.

  • 6.2-inch HD+ Halo FullView display
  • 720×1580 pixels
  • 19:9 aspect ratio
  • Octa-core MediaTek Helio P22 SoC
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 32GB internal storage
  • Android 8.1
  • FunTouch OS 4.5
  • 13MP + 2MP dual rear camera
  • 8MP selfie camera
  • 4,030mAh battery capacity

For connectivity purpose, the Vivo Y93 features 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.0, Micro-USB with OTG support, and FM radio. While the on-board sensors include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, e-compass, gyroscope, and a proximity sensor. In terms of dimensions the phone measures 155.11×75.09×8.28 mm.