Vivo Y17 with Triple Rear Cameras and 5,000mAh Battery Launched for Rs 17,990

On: April 24, 2019

After weeks of leaks, the Vivo Y17 smartphone has gone official in India. The handset comes with a massive display, a behemoth battery and a triple camera setup. The smartphone can be availed in two gradient colour options.

Vivo Y17 Specifications and Features

The Vivo Y17 smartphone comes with a Halo FullView Display measuring 6.35-inches. The IPS LCD panel offers an aspect ratio of 19.3:9, HD+ resolution and a screen-to-body ratio of 89 percent. The handset measures 159.43 x 76.77 x 8.92mm and it weighs 190.5 grams.

The MediaTek Helio P35 SoC drives the Vivo Y17 smartphone along with 4GB of RAM. The native storage of the device is 128GB. The smartphone runs FunTouch OS 9 based Android 9 Pie. There is an Ultra Game Mode on the device that allocates resources for improving gaming performance.

Vivo Y17 Display

The front of the Vivo Y17 features a 20-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture. It comes with AI powered features like face beauty, portrait mode, panorama, live photo, HDR and palm capture. The rear shell of the phone features a fingerprint scanner and a vertical triple camera module at its top-left corner. It includes a 13-megapixel primary lens, a 120-degree super wide-angle 8-megapixel lens and a 2-megapixel depth sensor along with dual-LED flash. The photography features made available through the triple rear cameras are auto scene detection, HDR, scene detection, portrait mode, panorama, live photos, time-lapse, slow-motion video shooting and more.

The Vivo Y17 comes with a huge battery of 5,000mAh capacity which carries support for 18W dual-engine fast charging. The other features that are available on the Y17 are dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, micro-USB, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack and a microSD card slot.

Vivo Y17 Price and Availability

The Vivo Y17 carries a price tag of Rs 17,990. Its two colours variants include Mineral Blue and Mystic Purple. The smartphone is already up for purchase through offline stores across the country.


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.