Vivo Y16 was launched in India on Monday. It supports 4G connectivity and is powered by a MediaTek Helio P35 SoC. The handset, which was previously tipped to launch in India last week by Mumbai-based retailer Mahesh Telecom, sports a 6.51-inch IPS LCD screen with an HD+ resolution and a waterdrop style notch, which houses the selfie camera. The Vivo Y16 is also equipped with a 13-megapixel dual rear camera setup. Considering its price, this Vivo handset has to compete against smartphones like the Moto G52, Redmi Note 10S, Samsung Galaxy F22, and more.
Vivo Y16 price in India, availability
The newly launched Vivo Y16 price in India is set at Rs. 9,999 for the 3GB + 32GB storage model and Rs. 12,499 for the 4GB + 128GB storage configuration. It comes in Drizzling Gold and Stellar Black colour options. The handst will be available for purchase via the Vivo India e-store and retail stores.
Vivo Y16 specifications, features
This smartphone features a 6.51-inch IPS LCD screen with an HD+ (720x1,600 pixels) resolution. It operates on Android 12-based Funtouch OS 12 and is powered by a MediaTek Helio P35 SoC.
The Vivo Y16 has a dual rear camera setup, including a 13-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary camera. It also features a 5-megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calls. The handset includes features like Panorama, Face Beauty, Live Photo, Time-Lapse, and more.
It is equipped with a 5,000mAh battery that is claimed to support up to 18 hours of video streaming. The battery also supports 10W wired charging. The Vivo Y16 is 8.19mm thin and weighs about 183g. The handset sports 2.5D curved corners and features a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. It is also fitted with a fingerprint and scratch-resistant rear panel with a glass-like texture.
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