Vivo Y12 debuts for a Low Price of Just 999 Yuan ($140)

Vivo has released its latest device Vivo Y12, an entry-level 4G device that is now available at vivo Mall. The device has a MediaTek Helio G85 chipset, 6GB RAM, 128GB device memory, 6.56 inch LCD water drop screen, 8MP front camera, dual cameras on the back, 5000mAh battery, and much more. It has very decent specs that go hand in hand with the price of the device. 

Release Highlights

  • The Vivo Y12 features MediaTek Helio G85 mobile platform
  • It has 6GB RAM and 128GB device memory storage
  • The device has a vibrant 6.56-inch LCD water drop screen
  • It has 8MP front camera, and dual cameras on the back (13MP and 2MP)
  • The device has a 5000mAh battery that supports 15W fast charging

Display & Appearance

The Vivo Y12 features a 6.56-inch LCD screen with water drop cutout for the front camera. It has a resolution of 1312 x 720 and supports a 60Hz refresh rate. 

The device has a thickness of 8.09mm and weighs around 186g. It retains a 3.5mm headphone jack, has side fingerprint recognition, and is equipped with OriginOS 3 system. The device comes in two colors

  • Jungle Green
  • Crystal Purple

Processor & Storage

The Vivo Y12 gets its processing power from the MediaTek Helio G85 mobile platform for optimal performance. It has LPDDR4X memory and eMMC5.1 flash memory for faster data transfer rates. The device comes with 6GB RAM and 128GB memory device storage. Moreover, the device supports 1TB memory card expansion. 


Cameras of the Vivo Y12

The Vivo Y12 comes with an 8MP front camera. It has dual cameras on the back, a 13MP primary lens, and a 2MP depth camera.


The battery capacity of the Vivo Y12 is a 5000mAh battery that supports 15W fast charging. It will provide great battery backup and fast charging times. 

Price & Availability

The Vivo Y12 has been officially released in China and will be soon available in other parts of the world. It has a single version to keep the buying process simpler/

  • 6 + 128GB is priced at 999 yuan ($140)

The device has to be one of the most affordable options but still provide value for money specs. Do you think it could be your next device of choice?

Source (Weibo, in Chinese)