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three smartphones at aggressive prices for its European offensive


For its official arrival on the European market, Vivo has unsheathed several new entry and mid-range smartphones. The Vivo Y70, Y20s and Y11s, of their name, will cost between 169 and 279 euros.

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Le Vivo Y20 // Gamesdone: Vivo

It is now official and recorded. Vivo is becoming a new player in the smartphone market in Europe, with no less than four new mobile devices recently announced by the Chinese brand. Besides the high-end Vivo X51 5G phone and its first headphones true wireless TWS Neo, the group has drawn three other terminals more positioned on the entry and the mid-range. Their names ? The Vivo Y70, Y20s and Y11s.

Let’s start with the design of this trio, which shares the same aesthetic lines: relatively marked borders, a thick chin, a notch in the shape of a drop of water on the front and a module carrying between two and three vertical cameras. in back. Clearly, the great classic seen and reviewed. Here, Vivo does not intend to revolutionize the genre.

Expandable storage and fast charging

Then let’s continue with the Vivo Y20, the most expensive of the three. This phone has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor well and truly addressed to the mid-range, accompanied by an Adreno 610 GPU. RAM and storage side, count on 8 and 128 GB respectively. Good news, a microSD card of up to 1TB can be added to take advantage of a better storage capacity.

At the front, its FHD + AMOLED screen (its size has not been specified) therefore accommodates a front camera whose number of pixels was also not indicated in the official press release. At the rear, there is a 48-megapixel main camera supporting Night mode and 4K video recording. Two other sensors accompany it, without further details.

Note also the presence of a fingerprint sensor under the screen and compatibility with Vivo FlashCharge 33 W technology for fast charging. No information has been released regarding the battery.

The Vivo Y20 will be available from October 30 in France at the brand’s partner retailers (Fnac, Darty, Boulanger, Welcom ‘, Carrefour, eLeclerc, Auchan, Cdiscount, LDLC and Bouygues) at the recommended price of 279 euros. Colors: Gravity Black and Oxygen Blue.

Vivo Y20s and Y11s: storming the entry level

The Vivo Y20s and Y11s share many similarities, and promise “a qualitative and intuitive user experience, for ever more practicality», Certifies the manufacturer. Their 5000 mAh battery should guarantee them a very good autonomy, while the Qualcomm Snapdragon 460 chip – intended for the entry level – will confine them to relatively basic daily uses: multitasking, navigation and games very little greedy.

The document mentions a triple rear camera for the Vivo Y20s, which will rely on artificial intelligence to provide features like Face Beauty and Portrait Light Effects. One of them deals with 13 megapixels, for an aperture of f / 2.2, with Dual Pixel Autofocus technology capable of highlighting details. The Vivo Y11s is satisfied with two sensors. Both smartphones benefit from a fingerprint reader positioned on the edge, with the standby button.

The Vivo Y20s (4 GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage) and Vivo Y11s (3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of storage) will be available from October 30 in France at the brand’s partner resellers (Fnac, Darty, Boulanger , Welcom ‘, Carrefour, eLeclerc, Auchan, Cdiscount, LDLC and Bouygues) at recommended prices of 199 and 169 euros, respectively. Their colors: Obsidian Black and Gravity Blue for the first, Phantom Black and Glacier Blue for the second.

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