Vivo Y73 will get P1000 PH price reduction from May 1st

Good news for those who are eyeing Long live Y73: The smartphone will soon benefit from a markdown in the Philippines.

According to Long liveyou can buy the Y73 online or offline for only P13,999 (about $267) from May 1. Recall that the handset was launched locally in March with a suggested retail price of P14,999 ($286).

Marketed as an ideal travel companion for capturing the best adventure stories, the Vivo Y73 features a 64-megapixel triple rear camera with updated algorithms, AI-supported noise reduction, a mode improved night and ultra stable video. The selfie camera, on the other hand, is equipped with a 16-megapixel sensor and supports Steadiface Selfie Video.

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Other key features include a 4,000mAh battery with 33W fast charging to recharge the unit to 61% in just 30 minutes; 128GB of storage expandable up to 1TB; and a 6.44-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 2400 x 1080.

And then there is the design. The back of the Diamond Flare variant has a diamond pattern and a blue-purple gradient finish. For the minimalists, there is the Roman Black variant, the back of which features subtle vertical lines that look like racing stripes. Both don’t like fingerprints, thanks to anti-reflective glass built into the back cover.

Vivo Y73 unboxing video from Vivo Philippines. Note that the price mentioned in the tweet is the current price of the phone. The model is expected to be more affordable by 1,000P ($19) from May 1

Specifications of the Vivo Y73

  • 6.44-inch AMOLED display, FHD+ resolution
  • Octa-core MediaTek Helio G95 processor
  • Mali-G76 GPU
  • 8GB RAM + 3GB Extended RAM
  • 128 GB of storage
  • 64-megapixel triple main camera, 2-megapixel portrait and 2-megapixel rear macro
  • 16 megapixel front camera
  • Fingerprint reader under the screen
  • 4,000 mAh battery with 33-watt USB-C charging
  • Funtouch OS 11.1 based on Android 11
  • Color Options: Flare Diamond, Roman Black

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