Vivo Y89 with Snapdragon 626 processor, dual rear cameras launched: Price, specs, features

Vivo Y89, the company’s latest mid-range budget phone comes with a notched display, gradient colour design and dual rear cameras.

| Updated on: Jan 22 2019, 18:17 IST
Vivo Y89 comes in two colour options of black and ‘aurora’.
Vivo Y89 comes in two colour options of black and ‘aurora’. (Vivo)
Vivo Y89 comes in two colour options of black and ‘aurora’.
Vivo Y89 comes in two colour options of black and ‘aurora’. (Vivo)

Vivo has launched a new smartphone in its home turf. Vivo Y89 is the latest member to join the company's mid-range budget smartphone series.

Vivo Y89 is currently available in China with a price tag of CNY 1,598 (16,800 approximately). The smartphone has been listed on Vivo's official website, and is selling via e-commerce site Aliexpress. There is no word on a global launch for the Vivo Y89 as yet.

The smartphone comes in two colour options of black and blue/purple combination which the company calls 'aurora'.

Vivo Y89 specifications

In terms of specifications, Vivo Y89 features a 6.26-inch Full HD+ display with a notch on top. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 626 octa-core processor. In terms of storage, there's only one variant of Vivo Y89 with 4GB and 64GB on-board storage. Also on offer is a microSD card slot for further storage expansion up to 256GB.

In the photography department, Vivo Y89 sports a dual-camera setup of 16-megapixel and 2-megapixel cameras with f/2.0 aperture. For selfies, there's a 16-megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture. Its connectivity options include dual SIM, 4G LTE, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi. The smartphone offers facial recognition in addition to a rear fingerprint sensor.

On the software front, Vivo Y89 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with FunTouch layered on top. The smartphone is fuelled by a 3,260mAh battery.


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First Published Date: 22 Jan, 18:17 IST