Vivo has launched Y55L, is the new Y-series smartphone. Vivo also announced its new CEO Kent Cheng for India Operations. The smartphone comes with 5.2-inch HD 2.5D curved glass display, powered by Octa-Core Snapdragon 430 processor, running on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Funtouch OS 2.6 on the top.
The Vivo Y55L sports 8MP with LED Flash and 5MP front camera with LED Flash. It has dual SIM Slot, split-screen feature for multitasking and a unique eye protection mode.
Kent Cheng, the newly appointed CEO of Vivo India, said,
At Vivo, we always aim to offer new and exciting features for our valued customers. I would like to express my heartfelt pleasure to be appointed as CEO, for a market which is dynamic with a robust smartphone user base. My vision is to further the brand promise, articulate and realise the intrinsic brand value for the next stage of our growth in the coming months.
India is a very important market for us because of the maximum smartphone penetration. We want to cater to every price point with our innovative products. And, through Y55L we want to tap the users that are looking for a smartphone that not just looks great but also delivers the desired results with its overall package.
The Vivo Y55L comes in Gold and Space Grey colours for Rs. 11,980. It will go on sale from October 15th.
Vivo Y55L specifications are
Processor: Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 ( 4 x 1.2 GHz Cortex A53 + 4 x 1.5 GHz Cortex A53) 64-bit
GPU: Adreno 505
Display: 5.2-inch HD IPS 2.5D curved-edge, 1280×720 pixels
RAM: 2GB LPDDR3
Memory: 16GB internal, expandable up to 128GB microSD
Camera: Rear 8MP with LED Flash/ Front 5MP
OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Funtouch OS 2.6
SIM: Dual (micro + nano)
Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS