Vivo Y55 5G with Dimensity 700 SoC launched: price, specifications


  • Vivo has launched a new Y-series device in Taiwan
  • It is dubbed the Vivo Y55 5G
  • The latest offering is a mid-range device

Vivo Y55 5G has been launched in Taiwan. It is the latest 5G compatible device in the brand’s Y-series. The smartphone is a mid-range offering. 

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The Vivo Y55 5G packs a MediaTek Dimensity SoC, triple rear cameras, RAM extension, and a big battery with support for fast charging. The device features a slightly boxy form factor. Read on to know what the Vivo Y55 5G offers out of the box. 

Vivo Y55 5G specifications and features

Vivo Y55 5G

The Vivo Y55 5G is a mid-range smartphone

The Vivo Y55 5G offers a 6.58-inch LCD display bearing a FHD+ resolution and a waterdrop notch. It has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner embedded in the power button. The smartphone has a slightly boxy design and the back panel houses a rectangular camera island. 

The Vivo Y55 5G comes with a triple rear camera setup comprising a 50MP main sensor, a 2MP lens and a 2MP depth unit. On the front, it features an 8MP selfie snapper. 

Internally, the Vivo Y55 5G is powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 700 processor. It is coupled with 4GB RAM and 128GB native storage expandable up to 1TB via a microSD card slot. The device also features 1GB additional RAM extension technology. The smartphone is backed by a 5,000mAh battery unit with support for 18W fast charging. Software-wise, it runs on Funtouch OS 12 based on Android 11.

Connectivity options on the Vivo Y55 5G include a USB-C port, 5G, 4G LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth 5.1 and a 3.5mm headphone jack. 

Vivo Y55 5G pricing and availability

The Vivo Y55 5G carries a price tag of NTD 7,990 (~Rs 21,543) and is offered in Galaxy Blue and Star Black colours. It is available for purchase in Taiwan. The smartphone’s global availability remains unknown. 

Viraj Gawde

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