Vivo expands its Y series portfolio with the launch of Y71


  • Offers 15.21cm display with 84.4% screen to body ratio

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Chennai, April 13th, 2018:
Vivo, the global premium smartphone brand, today launchedthe Vivo Y71 with 18:9 FullView™ Display and super narrow bezels, which provides an impressive screen-to-body ratio of 84.4%. Priced at INR 10,990, the smartphone will be available in Gold and Matte Black colour across all offline stores from 14th April, 2018 and will also be available online on the Vivo E-store,, and from 16thApril, 2018.


Vivo Y71 Specifications


·        15.21cm (6) 18:9 FullViewTMdisplay

·        Face Access

·        13 MP Rear Camera

·        5 MP Selfie Camera

·        3 GB RAM/16 GB ROM

·        Qualcomm Snapdragon 425

·        3360mAh battery

·        Android 8.1



Commenting on the announcement, Kenny Zheng, CMO, Vivo India said, “Vivo has always crafted its products keeping consumers preference at the core.With the launch of Y71, we are releasing a smartphone which is large on display and performance, and is coupled with enhanced camera capabilities.


Carved for your hand

The new Y71 offers 18:9 FullView™ Display withsuper narrow bezels whichenhances the viewing experience for consumers. Compared with standard 16:9 aspect ratio phones, the Y71 displays 12.5% more content in a compact and lightweight profile, suitable for single hand operations. Designed with anew high polymer nano-blasting technique, the smartphone feels more ergonomicand provides a better grip for all day usage.


Face Access

Y71 comes packed with Face Access which intelligently scans the facial features and unlocks the device. Intelligent use of Y71 facial recognition technology also improves other aspects of user experience, its smart low volume also recognizes when you are looking at the screen and intuitively lowers the volume of message alerts, incoming calls and alarms, keeping disruption to a minimum.

AI Powered Photography

Y71 is equipped witha 13MP high-definition rear camera with PDAF which enables capturingmemorablemoments with ease. The camera optimizes lighting on the subject’s facial features to takevibrant, crystal-clear photos even in low light conditions.


The 5MP selfie camera comes equipped with an AI Face Beauty feature, allowing users to take clear and detailed selfies in any lighting condition. The AI Face Beauty feature identifies gender, age, skin tone and texture to apply a range of beauty effects, to enhance your natural beauty. Over time, the camera analyzes your face and photography patterns tofurther enhance the selfie results.



The smartphone is capable of handling multi-tasking with ease due to3GB RAM and a powerful Qualcomm processor, whichprovidesan enhanced user experience. The smartphone performs defragmentation and memory optimization tasks to offer a smoother experience to millennials who want more.


The Y71 features 3360mAh battery and Android 8.1 OS optimization, further increasing its energy efficiency. The latest Vivo Smart Engine further improves the battery performance by providing additional power management for prolonged usage. Y71 also takes multi-tasking to another level with the Smart Split feature which lets users workon various tasks, simultaneously, on a biggerscreen.





About Vivo India:

Vivo, a premium global smartphone brand, entered India in late 2014. With a strong focus on “Camera and Music”, Vivo has established itself as one of the top smartphone brands in India. Manufacturing in Greater Noida, the company has a robust distribution network across the country both online and offline, catering the best in class quality services to over 400 cities, in 22 states backed by 400 service centres in India. Dedicated to the youth, Vivo became the title sponsor of the Indian Premier League (IPL) for 2016 & 2017 and recently bagged the title sponsorship for the next five years. It is also the title sponsor of Pro Kabaddi for five years since 2017. Conquering the global stage, Vivo became the official sponsor of 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cups.