Vivo Y22 In Kenya
The Vivo Y22 price in Kenya is Ksh 19,800. vivo Y22 Android Smartphone was launched in September 2022. It is priced in India at Rs. 14499, running on the MediaTek Helio G85 (12nm) processor with Mali-G52 MC2 GPU. The phone has 6 GB RAM and 128 GB of internal storage which is expandable using microSDXC (dedicated slot). The vivo Y22 has a 6.55 inches, 720 x 1612 pixels IPS display with a pixel density of 270 ppi. Coming to cameras, it has a 50 MP rear camera and a 8 MP front camera for selfies.
It has a USB Type-C port for data syncing and charging. There is a fingerprint sensor present on the vivo Y22 as well, along with a magnetic field sensor (compass), proximity sensor and accelerometer sensor. It is a dual SIM smartphone with support for 3G, USB OTG, Wi-Fi, FM Radio and GPS too. The vivo Y22 runs on Android 12 and all this is powered by a 5000 mAh battery. It measures 164.3 x 76.1 x 8.4 mm (height x width x thickness) with a total weight of 190 grams including battery.
Vivo Y22 Price In Kenya & Key Features
|2G||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2|
|3G||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100|
|4G||1, 3, 5, 8, 40|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A|
|Dimensions||164.3 x 76.1 x 8.4 mm (6.47 x 3.00 x 0.33 in)|
|Weight||190 g (6.70 oz)|
|Colors||Starlite Blue, Metaverse Green, Summer Cyan|
|Material||Glass front, plastic frame, plastic back|
|SIMs||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Water/Dust||IP5X (dust), IPX4 (water) resistance|
|Type||IPS LCD, 530 nits (HBM)|
|Resolutions||720 x 1612 pixels, 20:9 ratio|
|PPI||270 ppi density|
|CPU||Octa-core (2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)|
|Chipset||MediaTek Helio G85 (12nm)|
|RAM||4GB / 6GB|
|Storage||64GB / 128GB|
|Card Slot||microSDXC (dedicated slot)|
|OS||Android 12, Funtouch 12|
|Main Triple||50 MP, f/1.8, (wide), PDAF
2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
|Features||Dual-LED flash, panorama|
|Front||8 MP, f/2.0, (wide)
|Type||Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable|
|Charging||Fast charging 18W|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Sound||3.5mm jack Yes with Loudspeaker|
|USB||USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go|
|Walan||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS|
Vivo Y22 Review
The Vivo Y22 is designed to be a “selfie expert.” This means it is considered an ultimate camera phone and features a high-quality Chipset and Performance. It has an AI-powered dual-front camera that captures the true beauty and takes incredible photos. As a selfie expert, the Vivo Y22 has plenty of battery life so you can go all day without charging.
Read this review to find out if the Vivo Y22 is worth your money.
Vivo Y22 : Chipset and Performance
The Vivo Y22 is a budget phone with the Octa-core (2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) processor and Android 12, Fun touch 12 operating system. That enables you to fit more widgets into the home screen so that you can have a better glance overview of information.
The smartphone comes with two options when it comes to storage, you can get it in 64GB internal storage with 4GB RAM capacity or 128GB internal storage with 6GB RAM capacity. It goes without saying that the price changes with the storage option you pick.
Vivo Y22 : Display and Design
The Vivo Y22 has a 6.55-inch display in 20:9 aspect ratio. It is equipped with Gorilla Glass 3 and has a resolution of 720 x 1612 pixels. This phone weighs 190 grams making it light to carry around when you are going about on your day to day operations. Coming to the front is the 6.55-inch display featuring a notch that hosts the selfie camera.
The Vivo Y22 has a unibody aluminum design with a textured back, which is available in three colors: Starlite Blue, Metaverse Green and Summer Cyan. The front of the phone is made up of glass while the back and frame has a plastic material.
The phone has a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, and the back has been built to become scratch resistant. At the bottom of the Vivo Y22 you will find the speaker grill, headphone jack, type-c charging port and microphone.
The phone is compact and comfortable to use with a fast fingerprint reader and face unlock.
Vivo Y22 : Battery Life
The Vivo Y22 bags a 5,000mAh non removable battery capacity that should last you comfortably 2 days when fully charged. The phone comes with a 18 watts wired charger in the box.
Vivo Y22 : Camera and Video Capabilities
Today I’m going to review the Vivo Y22, an affordable smartphone with an excellent camera and a powerful processor. The Vivo Y22 packs a triple camera, two at the back plus the selfie camera. The rear camera has a 50 MP with an additional 2MP camera. The camera has other features like autofocus, LED Flashlight and it can capture images in panorama mode.
The selfie camera has a 8MP camera. The smartphone can record videos at [email protected] plus it supports continuous recordings.
Vivo Y22 : Price in Kenya
The Vivo Y22 retails at Ksh. 19, 800, the box comes with the smartphone, a 18 watts fast charger, a USB cable, sim ejector tool, and the user guide manual. You can call us on 0728-270-084 to make your purchase.
Alternatives to the Vivo Y22
There are very few alternatives to the Vivo Y22. If you love the brand Vivo, then consider getting the Vivo Y35 released in 2022. Both smartphones have the same battery capacity with a triple camera, plus one of the cameras maintains the 50MP meaning you won’t have to compromise on the quality of pictures and videos that you take.
The best alternative to the Vivo Y22 is the Samsung Galaxy A04e at around half the price. It offers you a decent display screen size of 6.5 inches plus it has the latest operating system.
Vivo Y22 Review Verdict: Should you Buy Vivo Y22
The Vivo Y22 is the best smartphones under Ksh.20,000. It offers you a decent display that you can use to check on social media and watch shows plus movies. Plus it has an amazing battery capacity backed up with a 50MP rear camera. If you are still wondering if you should purchase this phone, the simple answer is yes.
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