The Vivo Y89 is the latest addition to Vivo‘s Y-series. The series is specifically for mid-range smartphones. This new device was released in China and comes with big screen size, decent memory, Snapdragon 626 SoC with dual camera system. It’s set to compete with other mid-rangers in the market such as Vivo V15.
Vivo Y89 Design
You’ll have taught the notch design is dead in 2019. Well, it isn’t, the Vivo Y89 features a small top-notch design with an edge-to-edge screen. It features a bright and polish design at the back with gradient look. The back features a fingerprint scanner and a dual camera at the top left side. This smartphone is slim measuring 7.9 mm in thickness and weighs just 149.3 grams. It comes in only two body colours; Aurora and Black.
Dimensions: 154.8 x 75 x 7.9 mm
Weight: 149.3 grams
SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Colours: Aurora, Black
3.5 mm jack: Yes
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Vivo Y89 Display
The regular IPS LCD touchscreen is what you’ll get on the Vivo Y89. The IPS LCD screen measures 6.26 inches with an 84.2% screen-to-body ratio. The display comes with 1080 x 2280 pixels, 19:9 aspect ratio and 403 PPI density.
- Type: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
- Size: 6.26 inches (84.2% screen-to-body ratio)
- Resolution: 1080 x 2280 pixels, 19:9 ratio (403 PPI density)
The Vivo Y89 features a dual camera setup consisting of a 16 MP main sensor with f/2.0 aperture and a 2 MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. For selfies, the Vivo phone packs a 16 MP shooter with f/2.0 aperture.
Dual: 16 MP, f/2.0, PDAF + 2 MP, f/2.4, depth sensor
Features: LED flash, panorama
Single: 16 MP, f/2.0
Running underneath the Vivo phone is Snapdragon 626 chip with an Octa-core processor clocking at 2.0 GHz. For graphics, the Vivo smartphone comes with Adreno 506 GPU. The phone is available in a 4GB/64GB memory variant.
Chipset: Snapdragon 626 (14 nm)
CPU: Octa-core 2.2 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU: Adreno 506
MicroSD: up to 256 GB
The Vivo Y89 runs on an outdated Android 8.1 Oreo with Vivo‘s custom skin on top. Not sure, if you can update to the latest Android 9.0 Pie.
OS: Android 8.1 Oreo
User Interface: Funtouch
Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
A decent non-removable Li-ion 3,260 mAh battery runs inside the Vivo Y89.
Type: Non-removable Li-Ion 3260 mAh battery
WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth: 4.2, A2DP, LE
GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
Radio: FM radio
USB: microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
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