Vivo Y12i 2
Vivo Y12i 2

The Vivo Y12i is a new and also budget smartphone from Vivo. The device is the more affordable version of the Vivo Y12 model and it comes with similar specifications as the original. The good news is that it features a fingerprint scanner and still sells under $100.

Design And Display

The Vivo Y12i is a budget smartphone that is wrapped with a combination of plastic and glass. It has a smooth panel housing the cameras, an LED flash and also the fingerprint security. It measures 159.43 × 76.77 × 8.92 mm in dimensions and weighs 190 grams.

The front comes in a waterdrop shape that produces a screen size of 6.35 inches under the IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. The screen has a resolution of 720 x 1544 pixels and 268 PPI density. It also features an 81.4% screen-to-body ratio with Asahi Glass protection.

Vivo Y12i
Vivo Y12i

Camera Features

On the camera, the Vivo Y12i has double lenses that consist of 13 MP + 2 MP that features Autofocus, Continuous shooting, Digital zoom, Geotagging, Panorama, HDR, Touch focus, Face detection, White balance settings, ISO settings, etc. It also has an LED flash and 1080@30fps, 720p@30fps video support. The front camera is 8 MP with FaceID, HDR, and 6-level AI face Beauty.

Hardware And Software

There is a midrange Qualcomm SDM439 Snapdragon 439 chipset on the phone built on 12nm process technology. It has an octa-core processor clocking at a speed of 2×1.9 GHz Cortex-A53 & 6×1.45 GHz Cortex A53. It has Qualcomm Adreno 505 GPU and runs on the Android 9.0 Pie operating system based on Funtouch 9.

Storage Capacity And Sensors

The internal storage on the device is 32GB coupled with the normal 3GB RAM found on most budget phones. You can still expand the memory using a micro SDcard up to 128GB. The Vivo Y12i has Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, and compass sensors.

Battery Power And Network Connectivity

The battery on the phone is 5000 mAh but sadly it does not come with support for fast charging technology. It also features dual SIMs with 4G LTE network and other regulars such as Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, FM radio and micro USB 2.0, USB On-The-Go.

Vivo Y12i Full Specifications

Model NameVivo Y12i
Announced2020, July
Market AvailabilityAvailable

Network

Network TypeGSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
2G NetworkGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G NetworkHSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G NetworkLTE band 1(2100), 2(1900)
5G NetworkNo
Network SpeedHSPA, LTE-A / 5G
Network GPRSYes
Network EDGEYes
SIM TypeDual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Body

Body BuildGlass front/plastic body
Body Dimensions159.43 × 76.77 × 8.92 mm
Body Weight190.5 grams
Protectionn/a
Body ColorsAgate Red, Mineral Blue

Display

Display TypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Display Size6.35 inches
Display Resolution720 x 1544 pixels
Display MultitouchYes
Display Pixel Density268 ppi density
Display Screen ProtectionYes Corning Gorilla

Camera

Primary Camera13 MP + 2 MP Main
Secondary Camera8 megapixel
Video1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS
Camera FeaturesLED flash, panorama, HDR
Camera FlashYes

Platform

Operating SystemAndroid
OS Version9.0 Pie
User InterfaceYes

Hardware

ChipsetQualcomm SDM439 Snapdragon 439 (12 nm)
CPUOcta-core (2×1.9 GHz Cortex-A53 & 6×1.45 GHz Cortex A53)
Graphics processor (GPU)Qualcomm Adreno 505
System Internal Memory3GB RAM
Internal Storage32 GB
Storage Card SlotYes
SensorsFingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass

Connectivity

Wi-FiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi HotspotYes
BluetoothYes, 5.0, A2DP
USB TypeType – C
GPSYes, with A-GPS
NFCNo

Battery

Battery TypeLi-Po Battery
Battery Capacity5000 mAh battery
Battery PlacementNon-removable
Fast ChargingYes
Wireless ChargingNo
Battery Standby
Battery Talk Time
Battery Music Play Time

Media

Audio PlaybackYes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Video PlaybackYes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Video Outn/a
FM Radion/a
Alert TypesVibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Ring TonesMP3, WAV
LoudspeakerYes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jackYes

Other Features

MessagingSMS (threaded view), MMS, Email
BrowserHTML5
Javan/a
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Vivo Y12i Price And Availability

The Vivo Y12i will be available in Agate Red, Mineral Blue colors, and will cost about $99.

Where To Buy Vivo Y12i



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