Vivo Y55s with 13 MP Camera Launched at Rs 12,490 in India

Chinese smartphone maker Vivo has launched its 4G-enabled Vivo Y55s smartphone in India for Rs 12,490. The phone will go on sale in the country from Sunday, February 26, 2017.

The camera-centric smartphone features 5.2-inch HD display (720×1280 pixels) and a 2.5D curved edge screen. The phone is powered by quad-core Snapdragon 425 processor (clocked at 1.4 GHz), and comes with 3 GB RAM, 16 GB inbuilt storage, a 13MP rear camera, and a 5MP front camera. The smartphone runs on Funtouch OS 3.0 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Vivo Y55s also comes with Smart Screen-Split feature allowing users to multi-task as well as use two apps simultaneously.

Vivo Y55s is basically an enhanced version of Y55L that was launched by Vivo in October 2016. The device was powered by Snapdragon 430 processor and was equipped with 2 GB RAM and 2650mAh battery.

Vivo Y55s will be available in crown gold and space grey. It has three card slots, where third slot supports an external memory of 256 GB. The phone boasts a 2,730 mAH battery.

“After the success of Vivo V5 Plus, we hereby strengthen our Y series portfolio with the launch of this power packed device, the Y55s. We at Vivo are motivated by our endeavour to consistently set industry benchmarks by offering best in class features at affordable prices,” Kent Cheng, CEO of Vivo India, said in a statement.

“Focused on our commitment in servicing customer satisfaction through quality products, we are hopeful that our latest innovation will be as successful as our previous offerings. We are confident that Vivo will have a great run in the year 2017,” he added.