The Vivo Y3 comes as the Chinese version of the Y17 that was launched in India recently. Both smartphones feature similar features and specification details, but differ in some areas. It appears that the Y3, is a lower version of the Y17. Just the Vivo Y17, the Y3 sports a 6.35-inches waterdrop notch HD+ display, with a 1520 x 720 pixels screen resolution. Powered by a MediaTek Helio P35 processor, the device rocks a 4GB of RAM. The phone comes with an internal storage of 64GB, and this can be further expanded up to 256GB.
The Y3 smartphone sports triple 13MP + 8MP +2MP rear cameras, with a single 8MP front shooter, located in the notch. It runs on Android v8.1 (Oreo) OS, supported by a 5,000mAh battery capacity. The phone is expected to come at a price of around 1,400 Yuan in China.
Vivo Y3 Key Specs
- 6.35-inch (1544×720 pixels) FHD+ 19.3:9 Notch Display
- 2.3GHz Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P35 AI processor with IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
- 4GB RAM, 128GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
- Dual SIM
- Funtouch OS 9 based on Android 9.0 (Pie)
- 13MP + 8MP + 2MP camera with LED flash.
- 16MP front-facing camera
- Fingerprint sensor
- 4G, VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS
- 5000mAh Battery with Fast Charging
Vivo Y3 Design And Display
The phone comes in a plastic body design, with a body dimension of 159.43 × 76.77 × 8.92mm and a weight 190.5 grams. It comes in Peacock Blue and Pink colours, featuring a 6.35-inch FHD+ Notch Display, with a screen resolution of 720 x 1560 pixels. It’s front notch houses the front camera, while the rear comes with a triple rear camera setup. Also at the rear, is the phone’s fingerprint sensor.
Vivo Y3 Storage And Performance
For the storage, the Vivo Y3 packs a 64GB inbuilt storage capacity and it can be expanded up to 256GB via MicroSD card. It is powered by a MediaTek Helio P35 Tru-Octa Core Processor, and runs on Funtouch OS 9 based on Android 9.0 (Pie) operating system, straight out of the box.
The handset is powered by a 5000mAh battery, with 18W Dual-Engine fast charging. It comes with support for 4G, Dual SIM, VoLTE, Wifi, Bluetooth, And GPS. For the security options, the Y3, supports both Fingerprint sensor and Face Unlock features.
Vivo Y3 Camera Review
The phone features a triple rear camera setup and a single front shooter. The back of the phone comes with 13MP + 8MP + 2 MP triple rear cameras, with LED flash and an 16MP front camera. The front camera also features as the face unlock.
Vivo Y3 Price
The Vivo Y3 comes with a price tag of around 1,400 Yuan and will be available at various online stores.
Vivo Y3 Full Specifications
SIM Card Dual SIM
2G Yes, GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 850
3G Yes, HSDPA 2100 / 900 / 850
4G Yes, LTE band 2100 / 1900 / 2300
External Up to 256GB, microSD
Size 6.35-inch FHD+ Water-Drop Notch Display
Type IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
RESOLUTION 720 x 1560 pixels
PROCESSOR & OS
CPU 2.3GHz Octa-Core
OS Android v8.1 (Oreo)
CHIPSET MediaTek Helio P35 AI processor
Wi-Fi Yes, WiFi 802.11
Sensor Fingerprint Sensor
Front 8MP front-facing camera
Rear 13MP + 8MP + 2MP Camera
Camera Flash Yes, LED flash
Video Recording Yes,
Camera Features Autofocus, Geo-tagging, Touch focus, Face detection
SOUND & VIDEO
Video 3GP, MP4, WMV, AVI, MKV, FLV, H.264, H.263
Jack Size 3.5mm
Battery Model 5000mAh battery