Vivo has recently debuted the Y100 5G midrange smartphone in India. The device targets the sub-₹25,000 segment and features a Dimensity 900 chipset. Now, the brand is planning to launch a budget-range 5G smartphone in India called the Vivo Y56.
The company is yet to reveal anything regarding the device, however, tipster Paras Guglani has come through with some juicy leaks about the Y56 5G. According to a now-deleted Tweet by Paras (via), the Y56 5G will feature a MediaTek Dimensity chipset. This is an entry-level 5G chipset by MediaTek that has an octa-core processor and 2200 MHz frequency.
According to Guglani, the Y56 5G will feature 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. It will be powered by a large 5000mAh battery and will support 18W fast charging. As for the camera, the Y56 5G will sport a dual-camera setup on the back. An image shared by Guglani reveals two circular camera cutouts accompanied by an LED flash. The phone will feature a 13MP primary camera and a 2MP secondary camera. The front-facing camera will have a 5MP resolution.
In another tweet, the design of the device has been leaked via a poster. The Y56 5G will have a flat frame design and the volume rocker is visible on the right side of the phone. It is expected to have the power button located below the volume rocker. The device will launch in a gold color option, with the possibility of additional color options being offered by Vivo.
The phone will have a 6.56-inch display with a waterdrop notch for the front camera and an HD+ screen resolution. It will have a standard 60Hz refresh rate. Although Android 13 has been available for some time, the Y56 5G is expected to launch with Android 12 and will likely run Funtouch OS 12 as its custom user interface.