Chinese smartphones maker Vivo has just announced a new smartphone Vivo Y93 in the Vivo Y series. It has a bigger 19:9 FullView 2.5D curved glass water-drop notch display and comes with dual rear cameras. The device supports Face Unlock feature but lacks a fingerprint scanner. The Vivo Y93 smartphone is priced 1500 yuan (around $218) and is currently available for pre-orders in China soon via Vivo’s online shop with Midnight Black and Purple color options. It runs on the Android 8.1 (Oreo) based Funtouch OS out of the box and is expected to be available in more markets soon.
It features a 6.22-inch 19:9 FullView 2.5D curved glass display with 1520 x 720 pixels resolution and is powered by an octa-core (Quad 1.95GHz Cortex A53 + Quad 1.45GHz Cortex A53) Snapdragon 439 Mobile Platform with Adreno 505 GPU. It comes with 4GB of RAM with 64GB of internal storage that is expandable with the help of a microSD card with up to 128GB storage support. It runs on the Funtouch OS 4.5 based on Android 8.1 (Oreo) and comes with Dual SIM support as well. It has a dual rear camera system with a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash along with a secondary 2-megapixel camera. It also has an 8-megapixel front-facing camera. It is backed up by a 4030mAh built-in battery and supports Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS connectivity options. It measures 155.1 × 75.09 × 8.28mm and weights 163.5 grams.
Vivo launched the Vivo Y97 in September with similar design with a 6.3-inch Full HD+ 19.5:9 aspect ratio display with 2280 x 1080 pixels resolution and is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 12nm processor (Quad 2GHz Cortex A73 + Quad 2GHz Cortex A53 CPUs) with ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU. It comes with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage capacity that is further expandable up to 256GB with the help of a microSD card. It runs on the Funtouch OS 4.5 based on Android 8.1 (Oreo) OS and supports Dual SIMs. It has a dual rear AI camera with a 16-megapixel camera with LED flash along with a secondary 2-megapixel camera. It has a 16-megapixel front-facing camera as well. It comes with a 3315mAh battery and supports connectivity options such as Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS. It measures 155.97 x 75.63 x 8.1 mm.