Vivo smartphone brand has announced a partnership with online retailer Jumia to exclusively unveil the brand’s latest Y-series device, the vivo Y30. The move aims to increase its footprint in the Kenyan market.
The recently announced device that aims to offer premium and enhanced features that will guarantee high performance, superb photography, and a unique design. The device will only be available on Jumia for a promo price of Kshs 17,000 instead of the Kshs 24,000 at other retail outlets.
‘‘The partnership with JUMIA today cements our commitment to bring our customers a wide range of choices that will see they enjoy the best and premium mobile phones at the most affordable prices. We are aiming to offer more options for smartphones with high-quality standard and comprehensive functionality through Jumia to fulfill the increasing demand of Kenyan consumers’’ said Arthur Xian, vivo Kenya CEO.
The launch of the new device is also set to increase smartphone penetration in the country, fast-tracking Jumia’s vision to drive digital inclusion in Africa.
The newly launched vivo Y30 device features a 6.47-inch HD+ LCD Ultra O Screen, 5000 mAh battery, the latest and rich funtouchOS 10 running on android 10.
Other features of the phone include 4GB RAM and 128GB storage that enables smooth and speedy operations of the device. For the rear camera, the phone has an AI quad-camera setup which includes a 13-megapixel primary shooter with f/2.2 aperture, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide sensor with 120-degree field-of-view, a 2-megapixel macro lens with 4cm focal length, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. For shooting selfies, the vivo Y30 is fitted with an AI-enabled 8-megapixel f/2.05 aperture lens.
The vivo y30 will be available on Jumia in two color variants in the Kenyan market – Emerald Black and Moonstone White.