Vivo Y12s 2021 with Snapdragon 439, 5,000mAh battery launched: price, specifications

On: May 13, 2021

  • The Vivo Y12s 2021 smartphone has launched in Vietnam
  • It has arrived as the successor to last year’s Vivo Y12s
  • The Y12s a 6.51-inch display, Snapdragon 439, and a 5,000mAh battery

The Vivo Y12s 2021 has launched in Vietnam. The new phone has arrived as the successor to last year’s Vivo Y12s. It is an affordable phone with a large display and long battery life.

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The Vivo Y12s has a trendy waterdrop notch display, and it comes in two attractive colors. The back panel of the phone features a vertical dual-camera system. The only noticeable change that can be seen on the Y12s 2021 as compared to its predecessor is that it ships with a different chipset.

Vivo Y12s 2021 specifications and features

Vivo Y12s 2021

The Vivo Y12s 2021 has launched with the Snapdragon 439 chip

The Vivo Y12s 2021 has a 6.51-inch IPS LCD screen that delivers an HD+ resolution of 720 x 1,600 pixels and a 20:9 aspect ratio. Vivo claims that the display not only offers vivid viewing angles but also filters out harmful blue light to prevent eye strain.

Instead of the MediaTek Helio P35 chipset which fuelled its predecessor, the new phone ships with the Snapdragon 439 chip by Qualcomm. The handset is equipped with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of built-in storage.

For more storage, the Vivo Y12s 2021 has a microSD card slot. The device runs FunTouch OS 11 based on the older Android 10 OS. It is backed by a 5,000mAh battery that supports 10W charging. The huge battery promises up to 17.4 hours of HD video playback time and 10.2 hours of continuous gaming. It also supports 5W wired reverse charging, which makes it possible to use it as a power bank for other devices.

The Vivo Y12s 2021 has a front-facing camera of 8-megapixel. Its rear camera setup has a 13-megapixel primary lens with an f/1.8 aperture and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The device offers other features like dual SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, a microUSB port, a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, and a 3.5mm audio jack.

Vivo Y12s 2021 pricing and availability

The Vivo Y12s 2021 is priced at VND 3,290,000 (~Rs 10,500). It comes in colours like Ice Blue and Mysterious Black. Vivo is yet to confirm whether this phone will be made available in India.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.