Vivo Y55 With Snapdragon 430 Chip Announced In The Philippines, Retails For PHP 7990 Only!

First launched in India as the Y55L, today, Vivo Philippines has officially unveiled the Y55, a promising smartphone with great specs for its affordable sub PHP 8K price tag.
Vivo Y55 With Snapdragon 430 Chip Announced In The Philippines, Retails For PHP 7990 Only!
Vivo Y55 announced in the Philippines!

As a refresher, the Vivo Y55 is composed with a slim beautiful metal unibody with curves all over. It sports a 5.2 inch HD IPS screen with 2.5D glass and eye protection that provides better and safer viewing experience.
View of the Y55 at the back
View of the Y55 at the back

Under the hood, the Y55 is currently the most affordable phone to boast the efficient and highly capable 64 bit Snapdragon 430 octa core processor paired with Adreno 505 GPU which can even handle most heavy games with ease.  This device also has an ample 2 GB of RAM, 16 GB of expandable internal storage, and enough 2,650 mAh of battery capacity.

On the camera part, the phone has an 8 MP shooter with auto focus and LED flash behind and a 5 MP selfie shooter in front w/ selfie flash. To complete the specs, the phone has WiFi, LTE, and the first Vivo phone in the PH that loads with Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS out of the box.

Related: Vivo Y55 Unboxing And First Impressions - The Affordable Beast In Style?

Vivo Y55 Specs

Display: 5.2 Inch HD 1280 x 720 resolution w/ 2.5D curved arc screen at 282 ppi
CPU: 1.4 GHz 64 Bit Snapdragon 430 octa core processor
GPU: Adreno 505
ROM: 16 GB expandable to via micro SD card slot up 128 GB (dedicated)
Back Camera: 8 MP w/ AF and LED flash
Selfie Camera: 5 MP
Battery: 2,650 mAh w/ Turbo Charge
OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow w/ Funtouch OS 2.6
Connectivity: WiFi, 3G, HSPA+, LTE w/ VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.1, OTG, GPS, A GPS, GLONASS, dual SIM
Sensors: Accelerometer, light, proximity, gyroscope
Dimensions: 147.9 x 72.9 x 7.5 mm
Weight: 142 g
Price: PHP 7,990

The Vivo Y55 will be available nationwide starting this October 28, 2016 with an SRP of just PHP 7,990!

Great deal right?