Vivo India has officially teased the launch of the Vivo Y200 5G in India. The company has shared a short teaser video on its social media handles, which confirms that the upcoming Y-series smartphone will come with 5G support. The exact launch date of the Vivo Y200 5G is yet to be revealed, but it is expected to be launched in the coming weeks. The Vivo Y200 5G is the successor to the Vivo Y100 5G, which was launched in India earlier this year. The upcoming smartphone is expected to come with a number of upgrades over its predecessor, including a better display, processor, and cameras.
Vivo Y200 India launch teased
The teaser video doesn’t reveal the design of the Vivo Y200 but it could have a flashy look.
Get set to spread your aura.
— vivo India (@Vivo_India) October 9, 2023
Since the first teaser video is out, it is just a matter of time before a dedicated microsite and more hardware details will be revealed.
Recently, the Vivo Y200 key specifications and marketing posters were leaked on the web. This revealed the handset could come with improved hardware specifications.
Vivo Y200 5G specifications (expected)
- 6.67-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate
- In-display fingerprint scanner
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 4 Gen 1 processor
- Up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage
- 64MP primary camera with OIS and a 2MP depth sensor
- Smart Aura Light flash
- 16MP front-facing camera
- 4800mAh battery with 44W fast charging support
- Android 13-based FunTouchOS 13 custom skin
Design and display
The Vivo Y200 is expected to come with a similar design to the Vivo Y100. The phone could have a flat display with a punch-hole cutout for the front-facing camera. The rear panel could have a triple-camera setup and a Smart Aura Light flash.
The Vivo Y200 is tipped to sport a 6.67-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate. This is a significant upgrade over the Vivo Y100, which has a 6.58-inch IPS LCD display with a 90Hz refresh rate.
The Vivo Y200 is expected to be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 4 Gen 1 processor. This is a new entry-level processor from Qualcomm that was announced earlier this year. The Snapdragon 4 Gen 1 is paired with up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage.
The Vivo Y200 is tipped to feature a 64MP primary camera with OIS and a 2MP depth sensor. This is a similar camera setup to the Vivo Y100. However, the Vivo Y200 could have a better primary camera sensor.
On the front, the Vivo Y200 is expected to have a 16MP selfie camera. This is also the same selfie camera that is present on the Vivo Y100.
Battery and software
The Vivo Y200 is expected to pack a 4800mAh battery unit with support for 44W fast charging. This is a significant upgrade over the Vivo Y100, which has a 4500mAh battery unit with support for 44W fast charging.
The Vivo Y200 is expected to run on Android 13-based FunTouchOS 13 custom skin out of the box. FunTouchOS is Vivo’s custom Android skin that offers a variety of features and customizations.
Pricing and availability
The Vivo Y200 is expected to be priced around Rs 25,000 in India. The phone could be launched in the country in the next few weeks.
The Vivo Y200 will compete against other entry-level 5G smartphones such as the Xiaomi Redmi Note 12, the Realme 10 Pro, and the Poco M5 Pro 5G.