Vivo Y95: Design
The Vivo Y95 is the latest budget smartphone that offers a gradient back panel. Depending on the light intensity, the phone changes its color. The back panel offers a glossy finish, which might get scratched if the device is not protected by a case or skin.
At the front, the phone has a 6.22-inch IPS LCD screen with HD+ resolution, which seems like a bit of let down, as most of the phone at this price range offer FHD+ display. The display has a water-drop notch design, which makes the device look modern.
Vivo Y95: Hardware Performance
The Vivo Y95 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 octa-core chipset with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. The phone does feature a microSD card slot with support for dual nano SIM capable of offering 4G LTE and VoLTE on both slots.
The Snapdragon 439 comes with the Adreno 505 GPU is capable of handling casual games like Temple Run and Subway Surfers. Besides, one can also play games like PUBG, albeit, at lower graphics settings.
Vivo Y95: Camera Performance
The Vivo Y95 has a dual-camera setup at the back with a 13MP primary camera and a 2MP depth sensor. At the front, the phone houses a 20MP selfie camera with support for 1080p video recording, face unlock, and portrait mode.
The main camera offers portrait mode with support for 1080p video recording @ 30fps. The camera can take good pictures in normal lighting conditions. However, the photos start to loose out details in low-light and artificial lighting conditions.
Vivo Y95: Price To Specs Ratio
The Vivo Y95 retails for Rs. 13,990 in India, which makes it a bit expensive smartphone, especially for the hardware that the phone offers. This phone does look cool and college goers will definitely love the design and the asethetics.
The Snapdragon 439 is a bit of a letdown at this price range, as most of the phones offer a high-resolution display with a much powerful chipset. The Vivo Y95 is not the most value for money smartphone for the asking price.
Vivo Y95: Important Features/Highlights
The Vivo Y95 is powered by a 4030 mAh Li-ion battery, which is the USP of the smartphone. A bigger capacity battery paired with a low-resolution screen should lead to impressive battery life on a single charge. However, the phone does not support fast charging.
The phone runs on Android 9 Pie OS, the latest OS from Google with FunTouch OS skin on top. There is a rear-facing fingerprint sensor, which is fast and accurate.
Vivo Y95: Verdict
The Vivo Y95 is a great phone for those who like to get extended battery life on a single charge. Similarly, the smartphone does offer youth-friendly design, which makes it a modern-looking device.
If you are looking for a high-performance smartphone, then, you might not get impressed by the specs sheet. However, if you love a trendy looking smartphone, the Vivo Y95 could be the device to get.