Vivo Y51 with Snapdragon 665, 48MP rear camera, Android 11 launched in India for ₹17,990

Vivo Y51 with Snapdragon 665, 48MP rear camera, Android 11 launched in India for ₹17,990

Hot on the heels of the Vivo V20 Pro launch in India last week, Vivo has announced a new mid-range smartphone in the country: Vivo Y51. The new Vivo Y51 succeeds the Vivo Y50 that launched in April this year and brings a 48MP primary camera, a slightly bigger display, and Android 11.

Vivo Y51: Specifications

SpecificationVivo Y51
Dimensions and Weight
  • 163.86×75.32×8.38mm
  • 188g
  • Plastic body
Display
  • 6.56-inch IPS LCD
  • 2408 × 1080 (FHD+)
SoC
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 665:
    • 4 x performance 4 x efficiency Kryo 260 CPU cores (Up to 2.0GHz)
    • 11nm
  • Adreno 610 GPU
RAM and Storage
  • 8GB RAM
  • 128GB flash storage
  • MicroSD card support
Battery & Charging
  • 5,000 mAh battery
  • 18W fast charger (inside the box)
Rear Camera
  • Primary: 48MP Quad Pixel f/1.79
  • Secondary: 8MP wide-angle, f/2.2
  • Tertiary: 2MP macro, f/2.4
Front Camera
  • 16MP f/2.0
Ports
  • USB Type-C port
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
Connectivity
  • 4G LTE
  • Micr0SD card expansion
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Type-C port
  • WiFi 802.11.b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz)
Security Rear-mounted fingerprint reader
Software
  • Android 11 with FuntouchOS 11

On the front, the phone flaunts a 6.58-inch IPS LCD water-drop display with a resolution of 2408 x 1080 — it’s a 60Hz panel. Powering the Vivo Y51 from the inside is the same Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SoC, paired with 8GB of RAM, 128GB storage, and Adreno 610 GPU. On the back, we find a triple camera assembly stacked inside a rectangle camera module perpendicular to the Vivo branding at the bottom. The triple camera setup comprises a 48MP f/1.79 primary camera, 8MP f/2.2 wide-angle camera, and 2MP f/2.4 macro lens. There’s a 16MP shooter on the front for the selfie needs.

Vivo Y51 Titanium Blue

The battery is also unchanged from the last model, with the device still packing a 5,000 mAh cell along with an 18W fast charger in the box. The phone runs Android 11 out-of-the-box with Vivo’s FuntouchOS 11 on top. Other highlights of the Vivo Y51 include a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, Bluetooth 5.0, dual-band Wi-Fi, microSD card expansion, USB Type C, and a 3.5mm audio jack.

Pricing & Availability

The Vivo Y51 is priced at ₹17,990 ($243) and comes in only one variant (8GB/128GB). Available in two colors, Titanium Sapphire and Crystal Symphony, the phone will go so on sale today from Amazon India, Flipkart, and Vivo E-Store.

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