The Vivo Y20A is part of the Vivo Y20 series that was announced this year. The device is similar to Vivo Y20 (2021) that was released in Malaysia. There are also other Y20 series such as Vivo Y20 and Vivo Y20i.
In this post, we will be looking at the Vivo Y20A specifications with features and price.
Vivo Y20A Key Specs & Features
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- 6.51 inches IPS LCD Display, 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~270 ppi)
- Android 10, Funtouch 11
- Octa-core Qualcomm SDM439 Snapdragon 439 (12 nm)
- 3GB RAM
- 64GB Built-in Storage up to 256GB Memory Card
- 13 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP Triple Rear Cameras
- 8 MP Front Camera
- 4G LTE Network
- Fingerprint (side-mounted)
- Charging 10W
- Non-Removable Li-Po 5000 mAh Battery
Design and Display
On the body, there is nothing unique or special about the phone. It’s identical to other Vivo phones, especially in the Vivo Y20 series. The handset comes in a plastic body that has a 2.5D polish body.
The entire body is not that heavy as it weighs 192 g and measures 164.4 x 76.3 x 8.4 mm in dimensions. The phone is inspired by the deep universe. The color availability includes Blue and Purple.
It packs a side-mounted fingerprint scanner that promises to unlock the device in less than 0.26s. This new sensor is clever as it adapts to your daily phone use.
Apart from the fingerprint scanner, there is also another Face Wake technology that provides an option to unlock your phone in a split second.
The Vivo Y20A offers a 6.51-inch IPS LCD screen paired with an HD+ resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels. It makes use of a waterdrop notch screen that has a 20:9 aspect ratio.
For photos, the backside of the Vivo Y20A is blessed with a 13-megapixel main camera that has an f/2.2 aperture. There is a pair of 2-megapixel sensors for both macro shooting and depth sensing.
They both have f/2.4 apertures. The smartphone also has an 8-megapixel camera on the front for capturing selfie shots.
Hardware and Software
Unlike the Vivo Y20i that is powered by the Snapdragon 460, the Vivo Y20A comes with a less Snapdragon 439 chipset based on a 12nm process node.
It has an octa-core processor clocking at a speed of 1.95 GHz with Adreno 505 GPU for graphics. It has a 3 GB of LPPDR4x RAM and onboard storage of 64 GB.
For additional storage, you can add a micro SDcard up to 256GB on phone. It runs on FunTouch OS 11 based Android 10 OS.
Battery and Network
The Vivo Y20A packs a 5,000mAh battery with 10W charging support. The handset also comes with some connectivity features like dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, micro USB, GPS, and a 3.5mm audio jack.
Vivo Y20A Price and Availability
The Vivo Y20A price is about 130 EUR. In Nigeria, the smartphone will cost around 65,000 Naira, while in Ghana, it will sell at a price of 1,000 Ghs and 18,500 Ksh in Kenya.
Vivo Y20A Specs
Here are a few specs of the Vivo Y20A:
- Platform: Android 10, Funtouch 11
- Processor: Qualcomm SDM439 Snapdragon 439 (12 nm), Octa-core (4×1.95 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.45 GHz Cortex A53)
- GPU: Adreno 505
- Memory: 3GB RAM
- Colours: Dawn White, Nebula Blue
- Dimension: 164.4 x 76.3 x 8.4 mm
- Weight: 192 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
- SIM Count: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Display: 6.51 inches IPS LCD Display, 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~270 ppi)
- Screen Protection: Yes
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 13 MP (wide) + 2 MP (macro) + 2 MP (depth), Triple Cameras, 1080p@30fps
- Rear Camera Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
- Front Camera: 8 MP Camera, HDR, 1080p@30fps
- Built-in Storage: 64GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, microSDXC (dedicated slot)
- Bundled Cloud Storage: Yes
- 2G GSM: Yes, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes, 1, 3, 5, 8, 38, 40, 41
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
- NFC: No
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: Yes, USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: No
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: No
- Barometer: No
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: No
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Fingerprint (side-mounted)
- Iris Scanner: No
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: No
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Charging 10W