vivo Y36i 5G release - Dimensity 6020 SoC and 90Hz LCD at ~RM786

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vivo has released its latest affordable smartphone offering in China, the vivo Y36i 5G. Featuring some compelling specs at a low price, read on to find out more. 

First up, the Y36i 5G features a 6.56-inch 90Hz LCD with a resolution of HD+ and 840 nits peak brightness. It sports a water drop notch which houses a 5MP selfie shooter, which is complemented with a 13MP camera paired with an anti-stroboscopic sensor.

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Under the hood, the device is powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 6020 SoC paired with 4GB RAM and 128GB storage. There’s also a 5000mAh battery with support for 15W charging via the USB-C port. 

Other notable specs include Android 13 via OriginOS 3.0, a 3.5mm audio jack, a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, 5G connectivity and colour options of either purple, gold or black. In China, the Y36i 5G is priced at CNY1199 or ~RM786. 

As of the time of writing, vivo has yet to reveal whether the device will make its way to other markets outside of China. Well, for more trending tech news and releases such as this, do stay tuned to TechNave.