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Vivo Y5s

Vivo Y5s
$198
Brand: Vivo
Category: Phones
  • Display 6.38-inch 1080 x 2340 pixels Full-HD+ display
  • Camera 16 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP Main/ 32 MP front
  • Storage 128 GB
  • RAM 6 GB
  • CPU Octa-core 2.2 GHz, Mediatek Helio P65
  • OS Android 9.0 (Pie)

Our Rating

The rating is based on the opinions of users and reliable reviewers.

9.2
  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 9 / 10
  • Camera Quality 9 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 9 / 10
  • Battery Performance 10 / 10

Vivo Y5s Highlights and Overview

Vivo Y5s is yet another affordable mid-range smart phone from Vivo Mobile. The device, just like the Y19, comes with a 6.53-inch Full-HD+ display with 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution. It has a notch cut-out overhead housing the selfie sensor. 

Specification wise, the Vivo Y5s runs on a Mediatek MT6768 Helio P65 SoC, an octa-core CPU clocked at 2.2GHz, along with Mali-G52 MC2 GPU, 6 GB RAM and 128 GB internal storage. The device packs a triple rear camera setup of 16-megapixel main sensor, 8-megapixel Wide-angle lens, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor, couple with a single LED flash. Upfront, Vivo made use of a larger 16-megapixel sensor to cater for your selfie and video chats. 

It is available in Magnetic Black, Spring White and Blue, and come with a rear placed fingerprint scanner and AI FaceID. There’s option for either a single or dual nano-SIMs with support for 4G LTE network on both SIMs, a large 5000mAh battery, and the Android Pie out of the box. Other key specifications of the Vivo Y5s are detailed in the table below.

Vivo Y5s Full Specifications and Features

NETWORK

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 2100
4G Network Bands LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
5G Network Bands Does not have support for 5G Network
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/150 Mbps

LAUNCH

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BODY

Dimensions 162.2 x 76.5 x 8.9 mm
Weight 193 g
Build Glass front/ premium plastic body
SIM Type Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.53 inches, 104.7 cm2 (~84.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~395 ppi density)

PLATFORM

Operating System Android 9.0 (Pie); Funtouch 9.2
Chipset Mediatek MT6768 Helio P65 (12nm)
CPU Octa-core (2x2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6x1.7 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU Mali-G52 MC2

MEMORY

RAM + ROM 6 GB
Card Slot Yes, up to 256 GB via microSD card (uses dedicated slot)

MAIN CAMERA

Camera Type Triple Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) 16 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP Main camera
Camera Features Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
F/1.8 aperture
Scene mode
5-element lens
Secondary rear camera - 8 MP (ultra-
wide angle)
Wide-angle lens - 120° (#2)
Third rear camera - 2 MP
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps

SELFIE CAMERA

Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 16-megapixel
Camera Features FaceID,
HDR,
6-level AI face Beauty
Punch hole
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Chin, below display
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack

CONNECTIVITY

Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
NFC
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
FM Radio Yes, FM Radio

BATTERY

Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh battery
- Power bank/Reverse charging
Wireless Charging No
Talk Time Talk Time is the longest time that a single battery charge will last when you are constantly talking on the phone under perfect conditions, Ambient temperature and highly dependent on the cellular network environment such as the distance to the closest cell network tower. Up to 32 hours
Stand-by Up to 680 hours

OTHER FEATURES

Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Box Contents Charging Brick / USB cable

Vivo Y5s User Reviews and Opinions

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Disclaimer Note

We CANNOT guarantee 100% accuracy for the specification table above.