vivo Y20 to launch in Kenya on October 8th


vivo Smartphone, one of the leading global smartphone brand is all prepared to roll out its new mid-range smartphone the vivo Y20 in the Kenyan market set for the 8th of October 2020.

The upcoming device will be a new addition to Vivo’s youth-oriented and affordable Y-series. The upcoming Y20 smartphone is a complete mix of trendy technologies and a stylish look.

It is highly anticipated for its dynamic camera features and long-lasting battery life and sleek design. 

The company says, vivo Y20 will be equipped with an irresistible AI Triple camera supporting macro, bokeh, and other advanced selfie features to play around with for effortless photography, aside fingerprint scanner, and a super-capacity 5000mAh battery supported by power-saving technology that a single full charge can last up to 16 hours of online HD movie streaming, or 11 hours of resource-intensive gaming.

Features of the vivo Y20

The overall design of the device is teased to be sleek and polished, sporting Display- 6.51-inch Halo Display with an elongated aspect ratio of 20:9 and HD+ (1600 x 720) resolution that ensures crystal clear visuals and detailing for immersive viewing and gaming experience. The modern scanner on the side is built to complement the design and allow hassle-free unlocking taking only 0.22 seconds to unlock, this is complimentary to the facial unlock feature.  

Customers will have two eye-popping blue and black color options to choose from. The Y-series are ordinarily feature-rich and this is expected for the Y20 too. The phone is said to be feature-rich and stylish smartphones promising long-lasting battery life, speedy performance, and irresistible camera with valued added specs.


Display– 6.51- inch Halo display

Resolution– 1600 by 720 pixels

CPU– Octa-core (4×1.8 GHz Kryo 240 t4x1.6GHz


Internal Storage– 64GB

Sensors– Fingerprint (side-mounted)

OS– Android 10

Camera– Rear camera 13 MP(Wide) +2MP (depth) video 1080p @30pfs

Front camera- 8MP (wide)

Battery- 5000mAh Li-polymer +Fast charging 18W

Price and availability

The company is yet to make a public announcement of the actual prices for the device, However, you will be able to pre-order as from 3rd to 7th October at Vivo official stores locally.