Vivo Philippines has quietly announced the Vivo Y19 budget smartphone. To recap, it’s a 5000mAh battery phone that’s looking to battle Realme 5. However, it holds the advantage of having 18W fast charging support. The price of Vivo Y19 is P10,999, and for that price, it feels like Vivo finally know what is a good-value smartphone.
Vivo Y19 Now Official in the Philippines for P10,999 Price
We made a full comparison between Vivo Y19 and Realme 5 which you can check out already. Spoiler alert — it’s a close call. With Helio P65 chipset combined with three main cameras, the Vivo Y19 is the Vivo Y5s that was announced in China last week. The available colors are Magnetic Black, Spring White. The other mid-range phone from the Chinese company is the Vivo S1 that retails for P14,999. It has a Super AMOLED screen, a better selfie camera, and an under-screen fingerprint scanner.
Vivo Y19 specs, price, availability in the Philippines
|Display||6.53-inch (2340 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ display with a teardrop notch|
|Dimensions||162.2 x 76.5 x 8.9 mm, 193g|
|Chipset||Mediatek MT6768 Helio P65 (12nm)|
|Memory||128GB 6GB RAM + microSD slot of up to 256GB|
|Main Camera||16 MP, f/1.8, (wide), PDAF
8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide)
2 MP, f/2.4, macro camera | up to 1080p@30fps
|Front Camera||16 MP, f/2.0 | up to 1080p@30fps|
|Connectivity||4G LTE Wi-Fi ac, BT 5.0 A2DP, LE, GPS, MicroUSB Type-C, audio jack|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Ion 5000mAh battery (18W fast charging)|
|OS||Android 9 (Pie) with Funtouch 9.2|
|Official Price||CNY 1498 (~P10K)|