Vivo has silently unveiled the Vivo Y100i 5G in China, a new member of its Y Series, which is meant for the youth. Certainly, the all-new Y100i 5G has a large RAM and ROM.

It is quite a surprise that a mid-range smartphone is loaded with 12GB of RAM and 512 GB of storage, allowing users to keep large files and documents.

Vivo Y100i launched

In addition to the storage and RAM configuration, the poster also reveals the price, camera set-up, design and color of the device. The Y100i 5G features a matrix camera module with dual rear cameras equipped with advanced lenses.

Unfortunately, no further details have been exposed by the brand today. We might have to wait till the 28th of November to know the full specifications of the device.

Several reports claim that the Vivo Y100i 5G is basically a rebranded version of Vivo Y78 T1. Consequently, the Y100i 5G will be powered by MediaTek Dimensity 6020 chipset. It should feature a 6.64-inch LCD display with FHD+ (2388 x 1080 pixels) resolutions and a touch sampling rate of 240Hz.

Vivo Y100i unveiled

The Vivo Y100i 5G will be equipped with a 50MPP + 2MP AI dual rear camera. On the front, it will have an 8MP selfie camera. Moreover, the device is anticipated to be packed with a 5000 mAh battery with 44W fast charging. Additionally, the phone will also feature a 3.5mm headphone jack. The Y100i 5G phone is 7.98mm thick and it weighs around 190 grams.

vivo Y100i Specifications

Display: 6.64-inch (2388 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ LCD screen, 100% P3 and 96%NTSC color gamut

Processor: Octa Core MediaTek Dimensity 6020 7nm processor (Dual 2.2GHz Cortex-A76 + Hexa 2GHz Cortex-A55 CPUs) with Mali-G57 MC2 GPU

RAM/Storage: 12GB LPDDR4X RAM, 512GB UFS 2.2 storage

OS: OriginOS 3 based on Android 13

SIM: Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)

Main Camera: Dual

  • 50MP camera with f/1.8 aperture, LED flash
  • 2MP depth camera with f/2.4 aperture

Selfie Camera: 8MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture

Sensors: Side-mounted fingerprint sensor

Multimedia: USB Type-C audio

Dimensions: 164.06 x 76.17 x 7.98mm (Black) / 8.07 mm (Blue and Pink)


Connectivity: C5G SA/NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5Ghz), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS/GLONASS/QZSS, USB Type-C

Battery: 5000mAh battery with support for 44W fast charging

Vivo Y100i 5G Color Variant & Availability

vivo y100i

The Vivo Y100i 5G is available in two color variants: Blue and Pink. The smartphone is priced at 1599 yuan ($220) and it will be available for sale on 28th of November 2023.