Vivo has released quite a number of Y series models and it seems the tech giant isn’t ready to rest as it keeps enlarging the lineup. The Vivo Y54s 5G is the latest addition in China.
The Y54s sports a 6.51-inch IPS LCD screen with a waterdrop notch, 20:9 aspect ratio, and FullHD+ resolution. The display is surrounded by thin bezels giving the device an 89% screen-to-body ratio.
The budget smartphone arrives with support for 5G connectivity as it is powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 700 chipset paired with 6GB RAM. An extra 2GB of virtual RAM can be borrowed from the internal storage. The phone comes with 128GB of internal storage.
For optics, there is a dual-camera setup at the rear consisting of a 13MP main camera having an f/2.2 aperture and accompanied by a 2MP depth sensor. The camera setup is optimized to deliver features such as Portrait mode, Night mode, Time-lapse, slow-motion video recording, and several others.
Keeping the lights on is a massive 5,000mAh battery having support for 18W fast charging. The device charges via a USB-C port and has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor as well as supports AI Face Unlock. The Y54s runs on Android 11-based OriginOS 1.0 and supports Bluetooth 5.1.
Vivo Y54s Specifications
- 2G bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- CDMA 800
- 3G bands: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
- CDMA2000 1x
- 4G bands: 1, 3, 4, 5, 8, 28, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41
- 5G bands: 1, 28, 41, 77, 78 SA/NSA
- Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE, 5G
- Announced: 2021, November 18
- Status: Coming soon. Exp. release 2021, November
- Dimensions: 164.2 x 75.4 x 8.5 mm (6.46 x 2.97 x 0.33 in)
- Weight: 188.4 g (6.63 oz)
- Build: Glass front, plastic back, plastic frame
- Colors: Blue, Black
- SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Type: IPS LCD
- Size: 6.51 inches, 102.3 cm2 (~82.6% screen-to-body ratio)
- Resolution: 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~270 ppi density)
- Android 11, OriginOS 1.0
- Chipset: MediaTek MT6833 Dimensity 700 5G (7 nm)
- CPU: Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
- GPU: Mali-G57 MC2
- Storage: 128GB 6GB RAM
- Memory Card slot: microSDXC (dedicated slot)
- UFS 2.1
- Main Camera: Dual
- 13 MP, f/2.2, (wide), PDAF
- 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
- Features: LED flash, Panorama
- Video: 1080p@30fps
- Selfie Camera: Single – 8 MP, f/2.0
- Video: 1080p@30fps
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Audio 3.5mm jack: Yes
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Bluetooth: 5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX
- GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, QZSS
- NFC: No
- USB: USB Type-C 2.0
- Sensors: Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
- Battery Type and capacity: Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable
- Charging: Fast charging 18W
Vivo Y54s Price and Availability
As for the price, the Vivo Y54s sells for 1,699 Yuan (~$266) in China. It is available in Titanium Gray and Lake Blue color options.