Vivo Y29e in Kenya
Vivo Y29e price in Kenya is Ksh 45,499. The device has a 6.67-inch IPS LCD, 120Hz display with a 1080 x 2400 pixels screen resolution. It is powered by an Octa-core, 1080 x 2400 pixels processor with an Adreno 619 GPU. The phone has 256GB and 8GB RAM internal storage, runs on Android 13 with Funtouch 13 UI, and all this is powered by a 4,800 mAh battery with 80W fast charging. The phone packs a dual rear camera setup consisting of a 64 MP, f/1.8, (wide), PDAF, OIS and 8 MP, f/2.2, (ultrawide) lens. For selfies, the front-facing camera is installed. Vivo V29e is available in Space Black 50 MP, f/2.0, 22mm (wide), AF lens is installed. It is now available at The Tomorrow Technology in Forest Black, Rose Gold, and Ice Creek Blue colours.
Vivo Y29e Price and Technical Specifications
|23rd October 2023
|Price In Kenya
|AMOLED, 120Hz, 1150 nits (peak)
|1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~395 ppi density)
|Android 13 OS, Funtouch 13 UI
|162.4 x 74.9 x 7.7 mm
|Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 660 Gold & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 660 Silver)
|Nano-SIM, eSIM or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
|MicroSD Card Slot
|Dual Camera set up:
Features: Ring-LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video Recording: 1080p@30fps
Video recording: 1080p@30fps
|USB Type-C 2.0, OTG
|Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
|44W wired fast charging
|Forest Black, Rose Gold, Ice Creek Blue
Vivo Y29e is a 5G-Network enabled phone that makes people say wow upon viewing it and holding it up in their palms. The vibrant dual-ring design provides twice the coolness impression compared to other phones. Whether you are detail-oriented or more of a first-impression person, prepare to be amazed by the simple yet straightforward outlines and excellent ring-shaped design.
The phone measures 162.4 x 74.9 x 7.7 mm and weighs 190g. Notably, the phone is slim, light and simply a pleasure to look at, thanks to the flat frame that is also ultra-thin and its light weight. It has a Glass front, a plastic frame and a glass back.
The waterproof handset (IP54 dust, waterproof resistant) with an under-display, optical fingerprint sensor comes in several unique colours: Forest Black, Rose Gold, and Ice Creek Blue.
The FHD+ Sunlight display with optimised nits peak brightness undoubtedly fits perfectly the stylish design and high expectations that come along with such a fantastic phone.
Not only is the 6.67-inch AMOLED, 120Hz, 1150 nits (peak) display superior and immersive, but it is equally impressive with 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~395 ppi density) high resolution. The display is immersive and great for both indoor and outdoor use, offering both clarity and viewing pleasure. Moreover, the FHD+ Sunlight display ensures that everything you see is clear, even if you are bathed in sunlight.
Go ahead and capture the wow moment with the decent front and rear camera set-up. Every shot counts.
Take awesome selfies on the 50 MP, f/2.0, 22mm (wide), AF) camera that equally records impressive and high-quality videos at 1080p@30fps. With the 50MP HD front camera, capture amazing selfies in high definition with accurate focus, revealing your best look.
Actively engage in taking nightly selfies, too. What is darkness? The Night Portrait and Aura Screen Light allow you or your subjects to shine at all times, notwithstanding the illuminating of the hour.
AI Face Beauty: The feature provides more options for beauty than usual. You will instantly
Have a naturally excellent skin tone without any beauty naps.
Bokeh Flare Portrait: Take shots with captivating feels. Messy lights and a messed-up background should not worry you. With the background lights blurred, your subject will stand out and create a heart-melting vibe.
It comprises a dual setup:
- 64 MP, f/1.8, (wide), PDAF, OIS primary lens
- 8 MP, f/2.2, (ultrawide) lens
The 64MP primary camera lets you capture ultra-sharp details of objects in focus. The camera has everything, from stunning pieces to dazzling night shots.
The 8MP ultra-wide lens also creates a cinematic-grade bokeh effect, allowing your subject to stand out wonderfully.
Movie Making: With the Cinematic Aspect Ratio, everyone can capture cinematic 1080p videos that are fit for the big screen now.
Performance of the VIVO Y29e
The phone runs on Android’s latest OS, 13, with upgrades as they come over the years. For customisation and a better User Interface, use the Funtouch 13.
It loads raw processing power with a decent Qualcomm SM6375 Snapdragon 695 5G (6 nm) chipset that comes along with a reliable Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 660 Gold & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 660 Silver) CPU and Adreno 619 GPU. The processing unit works in unison to give uncompromised experiences as you multi-task between applications and maximise your gaming and video entertainment. There are no lags, overheating and annoying buffering experiences when surfing the internet with the Vivo Y29e, thanks to its intricate, high-performance processing unit and related features.
The device has 256GB and 8GB RAM (all installed with UFS 2.2 Technology for storage space optimisation). The memory booster on the Vivo Y29e makes it a high-performance handset based on its specifications and capabilities. Besides, an extended RAM 3.0 means extended smoothness. Assuredly, you can run and switch between multiple apps smoothly with the new generation ample RAM 3.0 that supports up to 8GB of extended RAM. You are in safe hands with the RAM saver. Whatever you are up to, whatever tasks you have, enjoy boosted memory for more space and smoother and quicker app switching.
No lagging: You should not, as anyone ought not to lag when switching apps. The Interface Preserver feature precisely cuts reloading out, so you are always up to speed.
For any smartphone, security is usually a top concern for users. For Vivo Y29e, you can keep secrets to yourself. With screen pinning, no one can access more than what you allow.
Durability and Versatility
Whether scratched, dropped, or exposed to weather conditions, the Vivo Y29e will still perform and remain in top condition. It is a durable, reliable phone, perfect for the occasional or frequent case of butter fingers.
Tailor-made for you
Gaming Mode: Get higher running and loading speeds on your Vivo phone for your selected games, video and everything that falls in between as far as work and fun are concerned.
Faster Widget Access: Smaller widgets give you faster, quicker and easier access. It means less waiting and getting worked up.
iManager that settles everything: The iManager enables you to monitor app usage time and prevent overheating, among other functions, allowing optimal phone functioning.
Make your Phone Uncopiable: Personalize your system and app colours. Through customisations, thanks to Funtouch 13, your Vivo Y29 would not be able to look like someone else’s as you project and express your personality.
Connectivity on Vivo Y29e
The phone is 5G enabled, supporting 2G, 3G, 4G and up to 5G Network bands. Notably, the uploading and downloading speeds for files and apps are super-fast (HSPA, LTE-A, 5G) to complete heavy file loading, loading in record time.
NFC: Unfortunately, it has no NFC support, unlike the Vivo Y29e.
Internet: Connect seamlessly and without much hustle with the installed Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band WLAN on the phone. Connectivity is now in record time, more secure and stable than even poor networks, thus enabling smooth connectivity and less interference, especially when streaming, downloading, uploading files or streaming games.
USB: Use the USB Type-C 2.0 OTG for fast data transfer to your USB stick or other devices. The port is equally handy for recharging the device.
Battery and Power Management
The Li-Po 4,800 mAh, non-removable battery does a splendid job in powering systems and the display of the Vivo Y29e. Whether it is all work or all-day play, the battery raised to the occasion with a splendid performance. The power capacity is enough to do everything you need. It even protects you with its 24-dimension Security Protection feature.
Instantly recharge your phone with the 44W FlashCharge unit that comes with the phone. As such, you can make the best of the short bursts of recharging to get back online or back to make those long, vital calls.
Pros and Cons of Vivo Y29e
- 5G Network enabled
- Waterproof and dustproof, with an IP54 rating
- Screen Pinning for enhanced phone security
- High-resolution AMOLED display
- Latest Android 13 OS, Funtouch 13
- Decent chipset and processing unit
- Sufficient RAM and ROM (up to 256GB 8GB RAM
- Decent camera set-up
- 1080 Video recording
- Large capacity battery capacity
- Fast charging supported, 44W
- No gyro-EIS support for videos
- No 4K Video recording capabilities
- Vivo Y29e has no MicroSD slot for additional memory
- Outdated Bluetooth v5.1, A2DP, LE
- Overpriced for its specifications and features
- No reverse charging
Alternative Handset to Vivo Y29e
- Redmi Note 12 Pro+
- Samsung Galaxy M54 5G
- Vivo Y29
- Huawei Nova 10 SE
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