Vivo India recently added another selfie-focused smartphone to their offerings with the launch of Vivo Y66 in India. The handset’s main feature is aimed at winning over selfie lovers with a 16-megapixel front-facing camera. The mid-ranged smartphone is priced at Rs. 14,990 and will be available in Crown Gold and Matte Black color options.

The Vivo Y66 comes with a 2.5D curved glass, metallic radiance back cover and sleek unibody design. The smartphone offers a 13MP rear camera and a 16MP front camera with moonlight glow. “The “Moonlight Glow” feature induces a natural glow on the face without straining eyes that light up the picture irrespective of the lighting conditions,” the company explained at the product launch.

The Vivo Y66 runs Funtouch OS 3.0 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow, sporting a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) IPS display with a 2.5D curved glass on top and a metallic unibody design.

The device is powered by a 64-bit Octa-core processor coupled with 3GB of RAM. The device comes with 32GB of in-built storage, which is expandable via a microSD card (up to 256GB). Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0 with OTG, GPS, and FM radio. Sensors include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, and proximity sensor and lack fingerprint sensor.

The Y66 also comes with certain additional features such as a ‘Smart Screen-Split’ mode to make multi-tasking easy, an “Eye Protection Mode” which is basically a blue-light filter for the display and a 6-month free subscription to Saavn Pro, which provides an ad-free experience with unlimited song downloads.

Technical Specifications of Vivo Y66

  • Processor: 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430  (4×1.2 GHz Cortex A53 + 4×1.5 GHz Cortex A53)
  • GPU: Adreno 505
  • Operating System: Android 6.0 Marshmallow with FunTouch OS 3.0
  • Display: 5.5-inch HD IPS (1280×720 pixels resolution, 2.5D curved glass)
  • RAM: 3GB
  • Storage: 32GB (expandable up to 256GB via microSD card)
  • Rear Camera: 13 mega pixels with f/2.2 aperture, LED flash
  • Front Camera: 16 mega pixels with f/2.0 aperture, Moonlight Glow flash
  • Battery: 3000mAh with Quick Charge 2.0
  • Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS
  • Dimensions: 153.8×75.5×7.6 mm
  • Weight: 155 grams
  • Color Options: Rose Gold, Crown Gold
  • Hybrid Dual SIM

Also read: Super Aggressively Priced, Xiaomi Redmi 4A launched at a Price of Rs 5,999

Vivo Y66 Price in India

The smartphone has been priced at Rs 14,990 and is available in two color variants, namely Crown Gold and Rose Gold.

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