Chinese mobile maker Vivo has launched a new smartphone – Vivo Y93 – in China. The latest handset in the company’s Y-Series is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 processor. The other key highlights of the smartphone include 4GB of RAM, 64GB of inbuilt storage, 6.2-inch display, and dual rear camera setup. The Vivo Y93 is a budget Android smartphone and is currently available for sale in China. It is available in two gradient colour models and looks quite similar to the Vivo V11.
Vivo Y93 price
The Vivo Y93 has been priced at CNY 1,500 (roughly Rs. 15,900). It is currently available for purchase via Vivo’s online store in China. Notably, the smartphone is available in Starry Night and Red colour variants. As of now, there is no information about the handset’s availability in other markets.
Vivo Y93 specifications
The dual-SIM Vivo Y93 runs FuntouchOS 4.5 based on Android 8.1 Oreo. It also comes pre-loaded with the company’s Jovi AI assistant. The smartphone sports a 6.2-inch HD+ (720×1580 pixels) display with 19:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 processor clocked at 1.95 GHz, paired with 4GB RAM.
In terms of optics, the Vivo Y93 bears a dual rear camera setup with a 13-megapixel primary sensor and 2-megapixel secondary sensor. At the front, there is an 8-megapixel selfie camera. The rear camera also features phase-detection autofocus and supports AI-powered portrait mode, while the front camera comes with features like Face Wake, AI beautification, and AR stickers.
The Vivo Y93 is equipped with 64GB inbuilt storage, expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB). Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and OTG support. The handset comes with facial recognition technology but does not have a fingerprint sensor It is fuelled by a 4,030mAh battery. In terms of dimensions, the smartphone measures 155.11×75.09×8.28mm.
|Release date||October 2018|
|Launched in India||No|
|Dimensions (mm)||155.11 x 75.09 x 8.28|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||4030|
|Colours||Starry Night and Red|
|Screen size (inches)||6.20|
|Processor make||Qualcomm Snapdragon 439|
|Expandable storage type||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||256|
|Dedicated microSD slot||Yes|
|Rear camera||13-megapixel + 2-megapixel|
|Operating system||Android 8.1 Oreo|
|Active 4G on both SIM cards||Yes|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|