vivo just launched Y72, the company’s latest 5G smartphone and the first in the Y series in India. It was introduced as Y52s (t1 Edition) back in May in China, and packs a 6.58-inch FHD+ screen with 90Hz refresh rate, is powered by Snapdragon 480 5G with 8GB of RAM and 4GB of virtual RAM, 48MP rear camera along with a 2MP depth sensor and an 8MP front camera.
The phone has an ultra slim 5.71 mm thin frame and thickness of 8.4mm, and the rear cameras are organized within a rectangular ring on a 2.5D back cover. It has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and packs a 5000mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging.
vivo Y72 5G specifications
- 6.58-inch (2408 ×1080 pixels) FHD+20.07:9 aspect ratio LCD screen with 90Hz refresh rate
- Octa Core Snapdragon 480 8nm Mobile Platform (2GHz x 2+1.8GHz x 6 Kryo 540 CPUs) with Adreno 619 GPU
- 8GB LPDDR4x RAM, 128GB / 256GB (UFS 2.1) storage, expandable memory up to 1TB with microSD
- Dual SIM
- Android 11 with FuntouchOS 11
- 48MP rear camera with f/1.79 aperture, LED flash, 2MP depth camera with f/2.4 aperture
- 8MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
- Side-mounted fingerprint sensor
- 3.5mm audio jack
- Dimensions: 164.15×75.35×8.40mm; Weight: 185.5g
- 5G NSA (n78), Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ax (2.4GHz + 5.1GHz + 5.8GHz), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS/ GLONASS/ Beidou, USB Type-C
- 5000mAh (typical) / 4890mAh (minimum) battery with 18W charging
The vivo Y72 5G comes in Prism Magic and Slate Gray colours, is priced at Rs. 20,990 and will be available from online and offline channels starting today, July 15.
Online and offline launch offers
Commenting on the launch, Nipun Marya, Director- Brand Strategy, vivo India said:
vivo’s youthful Y-series is designed for millennials who are on the search for a smartphone that meets their expectations for an immersive experience. To cater that, we bring vivo Y72 with the latest 5G connectivity, so our customers are always on the forefront. Additionally, the all-new Y72, like its predecessors, offers best-in-class features giving customers a premium experience. With this launch, we continue to build a strong portfolio providing customers with a vast selection of smartphones across price points and an unmatched shopping experience.