Gadgetren – Finally, Vivo has officially launched its newest mobile phone, which is included in the Y series family, in Indonesia through the Vivo Y27 series, which includes two models, the Vivo Y27 and the Vivo Y27 5G.
Prices start at IDR 2,499,000 for the Vivo Y27 and IDR 2,999,000 for the Vivo Y27 5G, these entry-level mobile phones can already be purchased in Indonesia online at vivo official website and Shopee.
During the promotion period, every purchase of the Vivo Y27 series until September 30, 2023, buyers will receive a bonus prize in the form of a Vivo Color Earphone White for Vivo Y27 and Vivo Earphone XE710 White.
In addition, buyers will also get a prepaid starter card from Telkomsel with the BundlingMAX package that offers in the form of Internet quota up to 21 GB for only IDR 40,000 per month for 12 months.
Each Vivo Y27 series offers two color variants. The Vivo Y27 is available in Burgundy Black and Sea Blue colors, while the Vivo Y27 5G is available in Satin Purple and Mystic Black colors. Both the Vivo Y27 and the Vivo Y27 5G appear with a flat bezel.
In the cross-section of the rear body it uses Crystalline Matte so it is said to be resistant to scratches and fingerprints. Both are also IP54 certified which indicates that the device is resistant to water splashes and dusty environments.
Both are then supported by NFC functionality for viewing or topping up e-money, cashless payments and data transfers. The battery uses the same 5,000 mAh capacity with different fast charging.
The vivo Y27 uses 44W fast charging while the Vivo Y27 5G only uses 15W fast charging. On the right side of the body, which also doubles as the power button, there is a fingerprint scanner.
The fingerprint scanner can be used as a security function to quickly enter the Funtouch OS 13 interface based on Android 13. Meanwhile, the screen area of the Vivo Y27 series has a size of 6.64″, Full HD + resolution (2388 × 1080 pixels) with LCD display and supports 6 levels of brightness up to 0 nit.
In terms of photography, both also have a similar front and rear camera setup. On the front it has a resolution of 8MP and on the back there are two cameras in the form of a 50MP main lens and a 2MP bokeh lens.
The rear camera is also equipped with features like night mode to be able to capture images even in low light conditions. Users can also record with the front and rear cameras simultaneously through the Dual-View Video feature for vlogging.
The Cinematic Aspect Ratio feature also allows users to record videos with a cinematic feel. Additionally, there are a variety of feature options, including a portrait camera with light effects, bokeh flares, and filters.
The hardware part of the Vivo Y27 series uses a chipset with a different model. vivo Y27 is powered by MediaTek Helio G85 Octa-Core (12nm) 2GHz chipset. Meanwhile, the Vivo Y27 5G uses the MediaTek Dimensity 6020 Octa-Core (7nm) 2.2GHz chipset.
The two chipsets are equipped with 6GB of RAM technology and 6GB of expansion and 128GB of internal storage. To maximize device performance, the Vivo Y27 series provides a Memory Booster feature that is claimed to be able to optimize system and RAM performance by saving up to 500MB of space.