Vivo Y51 (2020) with Snapdragon 665 and 48MP quad cameras launched: price, specifications

On: September 16, 2020

Vivo has unveiled a new phone named Vivo Y51 (2020). It succeeds the previous Vivo Y51 that was announced back in 2015. Launched in Pakistan, the Vivo Y51 (2020) is already available as the Vivo S1 Prime in Myanmar, and Vivo X50 Lite in Australia. Unlike the S1 Prime and X50 Lite that are equipped with 8GB of RAM, the Y51 (2020) has 4GB of RAM.

Also Read: Vivo S1 Pro and Vivo Y50 get permanent price cut in India

One of the major attractions of the Vivo Y51 (2020) is its rear panel which features a diamond-shaped module for its quad camera system. The phone features an AMOLED display with an in-screen fingerprint sensor.

Vivo Y51 (2020) specifications and features

Vivo V51 (2020)

The Vivo V51 (2020) is quite similar to the Vivo S1 Pro

The Vivo Y51 (2020) features a 6.38-inch AMOLED display with a waterdrop notch and Full HD+ resolution. The phone offers a screen to body ratio of 90 percent.

The Snapdragon 665 mobile platform powers the Vivo Y51 (2020) with 4GB of RAM. It has 128GB of native storage and a dedicated slot for adding a microSD card. The phone is backed by a 4,500mAh battery that supports 18W dual-engine fast charging.

The quad-camera system comprises a 48-megapixel main sensor, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens with a 120-degree FOV, a 2-megapixel macro snapper with 4cm focal length, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. It has a 16-megapixel front camera. The Vivo Y51 (2020) offers photography features such as Palm Capture, HDR, screen flash, AI face beauty, pose master, super night mode, ultra-stable video, slow-motion video recording, and full HD video recording.

The phone runs FunTouch OS 10 based on Android 10. It is packed with connectivity features such as dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm audio jack.

The Vivo S1 Pro that debuted in India and some Southeast Asian markets in January this year is also a variant of the Vivo Y51 (2020). Both phones have identical specs and the only noticeable between the two is that the Vivo S1 Pro features a 32-megapixel selfie camera. The Vivo S1 Pro is also available as the Vivo V17 in Russia.

Vivo Y51 (2020) pricing and availability

The Vivo Y51 (2020) is priced at PKR 36,999 (~Rs 16,300) and is now up for pre-orders in Pakistan ahead of September 18th sale date. It comes in three colours such as Mystic Black, Jazzy Blue, and Dreamy White. It is unclear which other markets will receive the Vivo Y51 (2020).

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.