Vivo Y17 with triple rear cameras with a 5000mAh battery launches in India

  • 26th, Apr 2019 4:02 PM
  • Resham Aswani
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Vivo, third-biggest smartphone brand in India, has listed the Vivo Y17, an eminent smartphone with a triple real camera and a large 5,000mAh battery on its website, indicating its forthcoming sale. Lets us go through its highlighted and fantastic features which include its camera setup,18W fast charging, large 5,000mAh battery, a water drop-style notch, and a rear fingerprint scanner.

Display & Specifications

The 6.35-inch (720x1544 pixels) HD+ LCD display with 19.3:9 aspect ratio on the Vivo Y17 has an 89% screen-to-body ratio and sports a water drop-shaped notch with a resolution of 1544 x 720 and a slight chin at the bottom edge of the display.

On the rear, the smartphone features a mirror finish design which is available in two gradient options resembling the interplay of water and light, a triple lens setup aligned vertically and a rear fingerprint scanner.

The volume and power buttons are equipped at the right edge, and the 3.5mm audio jack, the microphone, the speaker grille, and the Micro-USB port occupies bottom edge.

Power and Specifications

Vivo Y17 is powered by a MediaTek Helio P35 SoC, a good competitor of the Snapdragon 625 or the Snapdragon 636. Besides the 4GB RAM, the Y17 supports a 128GB storage. On top of everything, Vivo’s custom Android skin called Funtouch OS, which is based on Android 9.0 Pie makes Vivo Y17 a champion gadget.

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Just like other prevailing brands of the market, Vivo is also introducing the “AI” buzzword to the camera. At the rear, the phone bears triple camera setup which consists one 13-megapixel sensor (f/2.2 aperture), an 8-megapixel sensor (f/2.2 aperture), and a 2-megapixel sensor (f/2.4 aperture) along with rear flash fitted beneath all of these sensors.

For selfies, the Vivo Y17 has a 20-megapixel sensor with f/2.0 aperture, sitting on a tiny teardrop notch. The camera of Vivo Y17 supports a host of features like palm gestures, voice control, a super-wide mode, gender detection, panorama, face beauty, live photo, HDR, portrait, AI face beauty, camera filters, and much.

Battery and connectivity

In addition to the camera, a major highlight of the Vivo Y17 is its 5,000mAh battery with rapid charging feature at 18W. The fast charging accompanied with a huge battery offers a consistent battery backup.

Connectivity options include dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, Micro-USB with OTG, GPS, FM radio, and more while sensors on board encompass fingerprint scanner, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and proximity sensor.

Price and availability

The phone will be available in Mineral Blue and Mystic Purple colour options, although the availability details are not yet confirmed.
Keeping in mind the refinements introduced in the gadget over the Y95 which is worth ₹15,000, the price of the gadget is anticipated to be ₹17,990.