Smartphone brand vivo has unveiled its latest Y-series model, the vivo Y21, a mid-range phone featuring high-end specs and a number of unusual tweaks intending to drive the next wave of the smartphone revolution in Kenya.
The new vivo Y21 packs a 5,000mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging technology charging up to 34 percent in just 30 minutes and having 8.0 mm sleek design with a 2.5D flat, it is a piece of lightweight tech that offers a premium and comfortable hold.
Sporting a 6.51 – inch HD Plus Display (1600 by720) it carries MediaTek Helio P35 chipset paired with 4GB RAM which comes with an extended 1GB RAM. This is an upgraded function to make the device faster and smoother when handling heavy operations such as playing games and multitasking.
Priced at Kshs 17,000, the device aims to drive smartphone affordability inclusion in the country and to the SME and the youth segment.
According to the Brand Manager James Irungu, the brand seeks to bring quality products with fast focusing speed for all market. ‘’We seek to continue creating products with high performance and trendsetting design at an affordable price, vivo Y21, will be an exciting model that covers the key aspects yet affordable,’’ stated Irungu.
Additionally, the vivo Y21 will be running on Android version 11 powered by vivo’s Funtouch OS 11.1. For the camera, it will spot a front 8MP for selfies and a dual-camera 13MP + 2MP which is supported by a wide range of features, including Face Beauty, Filters, and Bokeh. Every shot is a masterpiece.