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Vivo Y81i (2018) review

Android OS v8.1 (Oreo)
Mediatek Helio A22 MT6765
PowerVR GE8320
2 GB / 16 GB
6.22 inches (720 x 1520 px)
13 MP, 4160 x 3120 px, autofocus

Vivo announced the launch of the Y81i smartphone in 2018. The manufacturer is offering the Vivo Y81i phone with 6.22 inches display, Mediatek Helio A22 MT6765 chipset, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The Vivo Y81i comes with Android OS v8.1 (Oreo) out of the box, and a Li-Po 3260 mAh, non-removable battery. The 6.22 inches phone comes with IPS display (720 x 1520 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.

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Vivo Y81i specifications

BrandVivo
NameY81i
ModelY81I
Release date2018

Body

The weight of Vivo Y81i is about 5.15 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Vivo phone are average (6.1 x 2.95 x 0.31 inches).

Weight5.15 oz
Dimensions6.1 x 2.95 x 0.31 inches
Colorsblack, red
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Vivo Y81i comes with Android OS v8.1 (Oreo) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v8.1 (Oreo)
SoCMediatek Helio A22 MT6765
CPUOcta-core 2 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUPowerVR GE8320

Display

The size of Y81i screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6.22 inches IPS display of Vivo Y81i with 720 x 1520 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size6.22 inches
Resolution720 x 1520 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Vivo Y81i (2 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (16 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM2 GB
Internal storage16 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Y81i is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera5 MP
Main camera13 MP, 4160 x 3120 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Vivo Y81i supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Y81i phone doesn't have built-in FM radio.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.2, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCno
FM radiono
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 3260 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of Y81i isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 3260 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. This Vivo phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Vivo Y81i phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device.

Sensorsaccelerometer, gyroscope, light, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM, Fast charging
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Vivo Y81i, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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