Here Are Our First Impressions, how much power does Vivo Y17 have? at first sight

Handset manufacturer Vivo is continuously launching smartphones in different price segments in the Indian market. Vivo Y17 is the latest smartphone of Vivo brand. Vivo Y17 has MediaTek Helio P35 processor and 128 GB storage. To bring life to Vivo Y17, a 5,000 mAh battery has been provided, it is claimed that it comes with better battery life. Like other smartphone manufacturers, Vivo has also used flashy colors for Vivo Y17. Vivo Y17 price in India is Rs 17,990. Will it be able to compete with other smartphones at this price? We have spent some time with the phone, let us tell you about it.

Vivo Y17 Plastic has been used in making smartphones. The smartphone has two color variants – Mineral Blue and Purple. We have its Mineral Blue variant which has a gradient finish on the back panel. At first glance, looking at the back part of the phone, it seems that it is made of glass but it is made of plastic. Fingerprints easily fall on the back of the phone.

Earlier it has been seen that due to the glossy plastic body, fine scratches occur on the body, so now it remains to be seen whether such a problem occurs while reviewing Vivo Y17 or not. In the retail box you will get a case which will help you in such a situation.

Vivo Y17 has a 6.32-inch HD+ (720×1544 pixels) LCD display, which has an aspect ratio of 19.3:9. There is also a waterdrop notch on the front panel of the phone. The screen-to-body ratio is 89 percent. Its viewing angles are good. Other smartphones in this price segment such as redmi note 7 pro (Redmi Note 7 Pro) review And oppo k1 (Oppo K1) review Come with full-HD+ display panel.


There are thin bezels on the sides of the display, while the border at the bottom of the phone is a little thick. The earpiece has found a place in the frame. The power and volume buttons are on the right side of the phone while the SIM tray slot is on the left side of the phone. We found that the buttons are well placed and easily accessible to the hand. The frame is slightly curved due to which the phone was comfortable to hold in the hand.

The 3.5 mm headphone jack, micro USB port, primary microphone and loudspeaker grill have been placed at the bottom of the phone. Other smartphones in this price segment are equipped with USB Type-C port, so you may be a little disappointed with the Micro USB port. There is an AI based triple camera setup on the back panel of Vivo Y17.

Talking about the camera setup of Vivo Y17, the phone has three rear cameras, 13 megapixel primary camera whose aperture is F/2.2, 8 megapixel super wide angle camera whose aperture is F/2.2. Apart from this, a 2 megapixel depth sensor with aperture F/2.4 has been provided. For selfie and video calling, a 20-megapixel front camera has been provided whose aperture is F/2.0.

The capacitive fingerprint sensor is on the back of the phone, the hand can easily reach the sensor. We found that the scanner scans and unlocks the phone quickly. Face unlock feature is also provided in Vivo Y17 but we will test it in our review. This latest smartphone of Vivo brand has 2.3 GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P35 processor. Other smartphones in this price segment are equipped with powerful processors.

Only 4 GB RAM and 128 GB storage variant of Vivo Y17 has been launched. MicroSD card slot has been provided to increase the storage. With dual-SIM (Nano), this phone supports 4G and VoLTE on both slots. For connectivity, features like dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth version 5.0, GPS, FM radio and Glonos have been provided.

To bring life to the phone, a 5,000 mAh battery has been provided which comes with better battery life. You will get an 18 watt fast charger in the retail box, with the help of which the battery will be charged faster. Vivo Y17 runs on Funtouch OS 9 based on Android Pie. The new version of Funtouch does not have an app drawer, so all the apps are available on the home screen only. We will provide you detailed information about the performance, battery capacity and camera of Vivo Y17 in our review.

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