Vivo Y53 Specifications, Price and Features (Pros and cons)

Till date, we are already aware that when it comes to budget smartphones with good specifications, Chinese brands always top the list. The Vivo Y53, coming from the stables of another Chinese brand is the smartphone i am going to be talking about today. Vivo, a Chinese brand that have been trying to gain ground in the Indian smartphone industry, have settled in manufacturing camera centric devices for some time now. Although that have been finding it difficult to come to the spot light for some time now, let us see if there latest Vivo Y53 can actually do the magic. Let us run a brief overview of the device where you get to see the Vivo Y53 specifications, features and price.

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Vivo Y53 Specifications, Price and Features (Pros and Cons)

Vivo Y53 Features


Eye Protection Mode

Like we all know, prolong use of smartphones by constantly focusing you eyes on the screen can cause damage to the eyes. So it is advisable to always go for a device that can guarantee eye safety. The Vivo Y53 is equipped with an eye protection mode, that is designed to provide protection to your eyesight and prevent it from getting damaged. The device achieves this purpose by simply applying warmer filters over the display, thereby filtering out the blue light which are harmful to the eyes.

Night Mode Camera

The Vivo Y53 comes with a 8MP camera on the rear panel which is equipped with numerous features that makes it outstanding for its price. One of such feature is the night mode camera. This feature makes it possible for the device to be capable of taking pictures at low light and detect movement even at night as well.


Non Hybrid Dual SIM

In recent times, almost all new launches of smartphones do come with hybrid SIM. This makes is easier for users who like to use dual SIM as well as expandable storage. However, the device comes with conventional slots, which means that it has slots for dual SIM as well as that for a dedicated microSD card.


No Fingerprint Scanner

We have arrived at a stage where all budget smartphones are being equipped with fingerprint scanner by their respective brands. However, the Vivo Y53 despite being one of the expensive phones in its category, is actually lacking this basic feature a smartphone is supposed to have at this moment.

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Vivo Y53 Specifications

General Specifications

  • Launch Date:           14 Mar, 2017
  • Price: Rs. 9,699
  • Brand:           Vivo
  • Model:            Y53
  • Colour:          Grey, Gold
  • Form Factor:            Bar
  • Category:      Smartphone
  • Dual Sim:      Yes
  • Hybrid Sim:  (Nano + Nano / MicroSD)
  • Sim Card:      Dual Nano Sim
  • Waterproof:  No
  • Fingerprint Scanner:         No
  • Network:       LTE + LTE
  • Operating System: Android V6.0 (Marshmallow) With Funtouch OS 3.0
  • Metal Body:  Metal Frame, Plastic Body
  • Dimensions : 144.2 x 71.4 x 7.64 mm
  • Weight: 137 Grams

Processor & RAM

  • Processor:   1.4 GHz Quad Core 64-bit
  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 425
  • RAM:  2 GB
  • GPU:  Adreno 308


  • Internal Storage:     16 GB
  • Expandable Storage:        Up To 256 GB
  • Card Slot:     Micro Sd Card


  • Size:   5 Inches (Medium)
  • Screen:          QHD Display
  • Sensors:       Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Light Sensor, E-compass
  • Resolution:  540 x 960 Pixels
  • Pixel Density:          220 ppi
  • Colours: 16M
  • Keyboard:    Touch
  • Screen to Body Ratio:       67.15 %
  • Stylus:           No
  • Other Input Features:        Multi-Touch


  • Rear Camera:          8 MP
  • Front Camera:         5 MP , Display Flash
  • Flash: Single LED Flash
  • Rear Camera Sensor:        CMOS
  • Rear Camera Aperture:     f/2.0
  • Front Camera Aperture:    f/2.2
  • Rear Camera Features:     Geo Tagging, Continuous Shooting, Geotagging, Panorama, HDR, Touch Focus, Face Detection, White Balance Settings, ISO Settings, Exposure Compensation, Self-Timer, Scene Mode
  • Auto Focus: Yes
  • Video Recording:   1920×1080 @30 FPS, Full HD
  • Zoom:            Digital Zoom


  • Battery Capacity:    2500 mAh
  • Battery Type:           Li-Ion, Non Removable
  • Wireless Charging:            No
  • Quick Charging:     No

Calling & Messaging

  • Phone Book:           Unlimited
  • SMS:  Yes
  • MMS:  Yes
  • Instant Messaging:            Yes
  • Email: Yes


  • GPRS:            Yes
  • 2G:      GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
  • 3G:      HSDPA 2100 MHz / HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
  • 4G:      LTE / LTE
  • VoLTE:          Yes
  • WiFi:   Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth:    V4.2
  • GPS:   GPS/ A-GPS
  • NFC Support:          No
  • USB Port:     Micro USB V2.0
  • Edge: Yes
  • HDMI: No
  • Miracast:         Yes
  • USB OTG:     Yes
  • USB Type-C:            No


  • Radio:            Yes
  • Headset:         Yes
  • Audio Format:         WAV, MP3
  • Video Format:          3GP, DivX, MP4
  • Speaker:       Yes

Additional Information

Items in the Box:     Mobile Handset (with Battery), USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Ear Phone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual, Protective Film (Applied)

Vivo Y53 Price

The device comes in two colour variants, which are Gold and Grey and the price of Vivo Y53 in India start from INR 9.699. You can easily purchase it from online stores such as Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm, Onlymobiles, and Poorvika Mobile, and the price is valid in all major cities in India like Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Delhi, Pune and Chennai.

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