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Vivo Y53s Review, Price and Specifications in Kenya

Vivo Y53s Review, Price and Specifications in Kenya

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Vivo Y53s Review, Price and Specifications in Kenya

5G is in Kenya and Vivo Y53s is one of the few markets with 5G to hit the market, it is a mid-range device with high end specs that are not so mid-range after all. The gap between mid-range and high end or even flagship phone is narrowing down so fast that is a favor to mid-range users, if you’re opting for a 5G mid-range device, then Y53s is definitely your go to device.

Vivo Y53s Key Specifications
Price Ksh 16,999 – Ksh 20,499
Global Average Price 177 USD
Material Glass front, plastic frame, plastic back
Weight 189g
Dimension 164×75.3×8.5mm
Display 6.58 inches IPS LCD 90Hz
Resolution 1080×2400 pixels
Pixel Density 401 PPI
Chipset Qualcomm SM4350 Snapdragon 480 5G (8nm)
CPU Octa-core (2×2.0GHz Kryo 460 & 6×1.8GHz Kryo 460)
GPU Adreno 619
SIM Card Dual SIM (Nano SIM, dual stand-By)
Network Connectivity GSM, HSPA, LTE, 5G
OS Android 11, OriginOS 1.0
Storage 128GB/256GB
Card Slot No
Main Camera Dual: 64MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), PDAF, 2MP, f/2.4 (macro)
Features LED flash, HDR, Panorama
Video [email protected]/60fps: gyro-EIS
Front Camera 8MP, f/2.0 (wide)
Features HDR
Video [email protected]
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm Jack Yes
Sensors Fingerprint (side mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass, gravity, light sensor
Battery Li-Po 5000mAh, non-removable
Charging 18W fast charging
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi direct, Hotspot
Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE, AptX HD
FM Radio No
USB USB Type-C 2.0. USB 0n-the-go
Colors Black, blue, silver

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Vivo Y53s More Specifications, Review and Price in Kenya

Vivo Y53s was first announced in June 09 2021 and was released on June 11 2021 and is expected to launch in Kenya in August of 2021.


Vivo Y53s Body &Display
  • The device measures 164×75.3×8.5mm and weighs 189g with a sleek, thin, well cut out edged leaving you with comfort and style as you move around interacting with your device in public. It is made of glass front, plastic frame and plastic back. It is a Dual SIM (Nano SIM, dual stand-by) device.
  • Vivo Y53s features a large 6.58 inches IPS LCD display with 84.5% screen to body ratio, a big enough screen to play video games and watch videos on. It has a resolution of 1080×2400 pixels and a pixel density of 401 PPI as well as a 90Hz refresh rate to render images faster, making you screen smooth fluidity as you scroll through apps.


Vivo Y53s Connectivity
  • Vivo Y53s has GSM, HSPA, LTE and 5G network connectivity with HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 2100, 4G 1, 3, 4, 5, 8, 28, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 5G 1, 28, 41, 77, 78 network bands.
  • The device houses a Qualcomm SM4350 Snapdragon 480 5G (8nm) chipset, an octa-core (2×2.0GHz Kryo 460 & 6×1.8GHz Kryo 460) CPU and Adreno 619 GPU to ensure you get fast 5G connection, doubled Wi-Fi speeds, AI enhanced photographic capabilities, precise location tracking accuracy, better power consumption, ability to play high loading games and many others.
  • It runs in OriginOS 2.0 powered by Android 11.
  • Commons included in the device are Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi direct, Hotspot, Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE, APtX HD for fast file sharing as well as sound sharing, A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, QZSS, for positioning, USB Type C 2.0, USB on-the-go for charging and computer media sharing. The device includes No FM Radio.


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Vivo Y53s  Storage

As far as storage is concerned, Y53s has 8GB of RAM in both its 128GB and 256GB versions of the phone that will be the buyer’s to choose from with no expandable memory through a dedicated micro SD card slot.


Vivo Y53s Battery

Vivo Y53s packs a large Li-Po 5000mAH non-removable battery to fuel the device with fast 18W charging to ensure you’re always ready to go out with your phone.


Vivo Y53s Camera
  • A high end camera set up is fitted unto Vivo Y53s with double cameras that include a 64MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), PDAF, and a 2MP, f/2.4 (macro) with HDR, LED flash and Panorama features among others with a basic [email protected]/60fps; gyro-EIS video recording.
  • An 8MP, f/2.0 (wide) front facing camera is also in place to ensure you take clear selfies any time with HDR and [email protected] video recording.

You get a loudspeaker for sound and a 3.5mm Jack for aux playing and external sound sharing.


Fingerprint (side mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, gravity and light sensors are included in the device.

Vivo Y53s Price in Kenya

Vivo Y53s is expected to launch in Kenya in August 2021 for a price ranging from Ksh16,999 – Ksh 20,499. It will be available in Black, Blue and Silver colors, place your order.

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