Vivo Y52s with Dimensity 720 and 5,000mAh battery launched: price, specifications

On: December 7, 2020

The Vivo Y52s is the latest 5G ready mid-range phone from Vivo to go official in China. It is the third 5G-enabled Y-series phone from the brand after the Vivo Y73s and Vivo Y51s were announced a few months back in the home market.

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The Vivo Y52s comes with a teardrop notch display that carries support for a high refresh rate. Its back panel has a rectangle-shaped camera module that comprises of a 48-megapixel dual camera setup. The device has a large-sized battery that supports fast charging technology.

Vivo Y52s specifications and features

Vivo Y52s

The Vivo Y52s debuts in China as one of the most affordable 5G phones from Vivo

The Vivo Y52s has a 6.58-inch IPS LCD panel that delivers a Full HD+ resolution of 2,400 x 1,080 pixels, a 20:9 aspect ratio, a 90Hz refresh rate, a 180Hz touch sampling rate, HDR10, and DCI-P3 color gamut. Despite sporting a slim profile of 8.4mm, the device houses a 5,000mAh battery with 18W dual-engine rapid charging technology.

The Vivo Y52s has a front-facing camera of 8-megapixel that supports night scene mode. The camera housing on the backside of the smartphone has a 48-megapixel primary camera with f/1.79 aperture and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The rear cameras carry support for night scene mode, EIS, 1080p slow-motion video recording, 30fps 4K video recording. The smartphone boots to FunTouch OS 10.5 based on Android 10 OS.

The Vivo Y52s is driven by the Dimensity 720 chipset and 8GB of LPPDR4x RAM. The phone offers users 128GB of UFS 2.1 storage and a dedicated microSD card slot. The phone comes with connectivity features such as dual SIM slot, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.1, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. It comes with security features like face unlock and a side-facing fingerprint reader.

Vivo Y52s pricing and availability

The Vivo Y52s has landed in China in two options such as 6GB RAM + 128GB storage and 8G RAM + 12GB storage. Both variants are priced at RMB 1,598 (~Rs 18,000) and RMB 1,798 (~Rs 20,300) respectively. It can be bought in colours such as gray, white, and gradient. Various Dimensity chipset powered 5G phones are expected to launch in India next year. It is unclear whether the Vivo Y52s will be sold in 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.