Vivo Launches Y66 With 16MP Front Camera, 3000 mAh Battery

Partners with Saavn's premium music service that upgrades listening experience with ad-free, unlimited, high-quality audio downloads for 6 months

New Delhi, March 17th 2017: Vivo a premium global smartphone brand announced the launch of its latest Vivo Y66 in India. Packaged with exciting features, the device is designed in line with Vivo’s commitment to redefining the perfect selfie experience and it falls into their affordable segment of smartphones. The Y66 is an attractive choice for valued customers and will be priced at Rs 14,990/-.

Vivo Y66 – Specifications

  • 4G LTE Network
  • 13.97cm (5.5) HD?1280*720?display
  • 16MP Front Camera& 13MP Rear Camera
  • Funtouch OS 3.0 (based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow) with Octa-core 64-bit processor
  • 3GB RAM + 32GB ROM, supports microSD card (up to 256GB)
  • 3000mAh

Y66 comes with a 2.5D curved glass, metallic radiance back cover and sleek unibody design, making the device stand out amongst the rest. The phone has a 13MP rear camera and a 16MP front camera with moonlight glow. The“Moonlight Glow” feature induces a natural glow on the face without straining eyes that lights up the picture irrespective of the lighting conditions.


Excited about the launch, Mr. Vivek Zhanh, CMO, Vivo India shares, Y66 is a testimony to our commitment towards valued customers to constantly offer them varied choices. We are pleased to launch this device, a stellar addition to the popular Y series collection. At Vivo, we are strongly focused on offering cutting edge technology at affordable prices.”

Y66, the 4G LTE-enabled smartphone features a 13.97cm (5.5) HD display and a 1280×720 pixel resolution. The device is powered by a powerful Octa-core 64-bit processor paired with 3GB RAM + 32GB ROM and runs on Funtouch OS 3.0 based on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

It houses a 3000mAh battery and delivers long lasting intensive battery backup for extended usage. The ‘Smart Screen-Split’feature makes multi-tasking easy. Users can chat and watch videos simultaneously on the same screen without causing strain to the eyes with its “Eye Protection Mode.”

Vivo Y66 will partner Saavn, one of the country’s leading audio entertainment streaming platforms. “With Vivo Y66, we strengthen our commitment to provide access to well curated, high quality music and audio entertainment content and further our outreach to a younger, dynamic market with Saavn Pro.” said Paramdeep Singh – Co-Founder and Executive Chairman at Saavn.

With Vivo Y66, customers will get Saavn’s premium music service that upgrades listening experience with ad-free, unlimited, high-quality audio downloads (6 months). With Saavn Pro, you can download all your favourite music and listen to it wherever, whenever.

Akshay Bhosale

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