Prior to the anticipated launch of the Vivo X60 Series in India, the renowned Chinese smartphone manufacturer introduced another mid-range offering under its Y-series, named the Vivo Y72 5G. Initially unveiled in the Chinese market, Vivo has now launched the Y72 5G in Thailand, marking its debut outside of China.
Vivo Y72 5G in Thailand
While it remains uncertain whether this 5G-enabled smartphone will be released in the Indian market, its advanced connectivity features make it a noteworthy addition to Vivo’s diverse product portfolio. Furthermore, the Y72 5G boasts a sleek design, a vibrant display, and a triple-camera system ready to capture your world in stunning detail. In Thailand, the all-new Vivo Y72 5G features a powerful processor, and long-lasting battery.
Vivo Y72 Smartphone: Price
The latest addition to Vivo’s smartphone lineup, the Vivo Y72 5G, is priced competitively, starting at USD 323, which equates to approximately Rs 23,400. In Thailand, the smartphone comes with a price tag of THB 9,999, which also translates to around Rs 23,400.
The Chinese tech giant has officially announced that the inaugural sale of this smartphone is slated for March 31. However, eager customers can start placing their pre-orders from March 25. The Vivo Y72 5G is available in two stylish color options – Graphite Black and Dream Glow.
Vivo Y72 Smartphone: Specifications
Dewdrop-Style Notch on Vivo Y Series smartphone
The 5G-enabled Vivo Y72 smartphone boasts a vertically aligned camera panel on the rear, enhancing its aesthetic appeal. The front display of the device is features a dewdrop-style notch, adding a touch of elegance. This notch accommodates the front camera sensor, ensuring high-quality selfies and video calls. Furthermore, the device is ergonomically designed with the power button and volume rockers conveniently positioned on the right edge of the frame for easy access.
Vivo Y72 5G with Dimensity 700 SoC
In terms of specifications, the Y72 5G smartphone boasts a 6.58-inch IPS LCD display panel. This advanced smartphone offers a Full HD+ resolution and a 20:9 aspect ratio, providing an immersive viewing experience. The device also impresses with a 90.6% screen-to-body ratio, maximizing the display area for users.
Powering the Vivo Y72 5G is the MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC, a chipset that also powers other popular 5G smartphones such as the Realme V11 5G and Redmi Note 10 5G. That means you get smooth performance, effortless multitasking, and reliable power for all your everyday needs.
MediaTek chipset with LPDDR4X RAM, FunTouch OS
Further enhancing its performance, the Vivo Y72 5G smartphone features a MediaTek chipset, paired with 8GB LPDDR4x RAM and 128GB of internal storage. This ensures ample space for apps and media, along with smooth multitasking capabilities. The Vivo Y Series smartphone packs a robust 5000mAh battery, supported by 18W fast charging for quick power-ups.
In terms of software, the Y72 5G runs on Vivo’s proprietary custom user interface, FunTouch OS 11.1, layered over the latest Android 11 operating system. This combination offers a user-friendly and intuitive interface, coupled with the latest Android features.
The device also boasts a range of connectivity options. These includes 5G and 4G LTE for high-speed internet access, dual-band Wi-Fi for stable wireless connections. Additionally, Y72 5G also gets Bluetooth 5.1 for seamless device pairing, and GPS for accurate location tracking. Additionally, a USB Type-C port is included for efficient charging and data synchronization.
64-MP Triple Rear Camera on Vivo Y72 5G smartphone
In terms of photography, the Y72 5G smartphone comes with a 64-MP triple rear camera setup. This comprehensive camera system includes a 64-MP primary sensor, an 8-MP ultra-wide sensor with a 120-degree field of view, and a 2-MP macro sensor for detailed close-ups. For selfie enthusiasts, the smartphone features a 16-MP front camera housed within a sleek dewdrop cutout on the display.
The Vivo Y72 5G’s camera supports a variety of features. It includes Vivo Y72 features such as Portrait, Night, Panorama, Live Photo, Slow-Mo, Time-Lapse, Pro, and AR Stickers. Thus, offering users a versatile photography experience. For added security, the smartphone incorporates a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.
In terms of dimensions, the device measures 163.95 x 75.30 x 8.50 mm and weighs a comfortable 193 grams. Thus, making this Vivo Y Series smartphone a compact and lightweight choice for users on the go.
Currently, there is no official information about it’s India launch. We have to wait for official announcement by the Chinese brand. Till then stay tuned. Also Read: Vivo X60 Series to feature Pixel Shift Technology, brought from DSLR Cameras