vivo's new Y36 Packs Power and Precision

Dubai, UAE, 7 June 2023

vivo, a global leading technology company, has unveiled its latest smartphone, the Y36. Designed to offer a seamless user experience, the Y36 presents cutting-edge features, a powerful performance, and an exceptional camera system to capture and share life's most memorable moments.


The Y36's powerful triple camera setup — features a 50 MP main rear camera, a 2 MP bokeh lens for artistic depth-of-field effects, and a 2 MP macro lens for capturing intricate close-up shots.  The Y36's main camera is an impressive f/1.8 aperture, which excels in low-light conditions, delivering clear and detailed images even in challenging environments. With a range of scene modes including Photo, Night, Portrait, Video, and more, users can unleash their creativity and capture the perfect shot in any situation. The model also boasts a high-resolution 16 MP front camera.


Light in weight, vivo's Y36 sports a sleek design made of smooth glass that feels comfortable to hold and use with just one hand. It comes in two stunning colors, Meteor Black and Vibrant Gold, which give the Y36 a stylish and eye-catching look.


Saeed Klaib, Regional Manager of Communications and Social Media at vivo Middle East and Brand Manager at vivo Saudi Arabia, stated: "The Y36 is a vivo smartphone that combines style, performance, and advanced camera capabilities. With an elegant design and powerful processor, the Y36 is tailored to meet the needs of our users. We believe that the Y36 will empower users to capture and share their special moments, effortlessly."


Fast and responsive


Powered by a Snapdragon 680 processor, the Y36 is designed to be fast and responsive, allowing users to switch between apps and tasks smoothly. It comes with 8GB of RAM and offers generous storage options of either 128GB or 256GB, depending on the region, giving users plenty of space to store their photos, videos, and apps. Whether used for gaming or multiple apps at once, the Y36 can handle it all.


Stunning visuals with a large LCD display


Indulge in stunning visuals on the Y36's large 6.64-inch LCD display. With a resolution of 2388 × 1080 (FHD+), the screen showcases vibrant colors and sharp details, making the content come alive. The touch screen is super smooth and responds accurately to touch, making it easy to navigate through apps and menus with precision and ease. The immersive display ensures an enjoyable and engaging viewing experience for all multimedia needs.


Long-lasting battery

Equipped with a powerful 5000 mAh (TYP) battery, the Y36 offers exceptional battery life, allowing users to stay connected and entertained throughout the day. The device also supports 44W fast charging technology, enabling quick recharging to minimize downtime and keep users on-the-go.


User-friendly interface and seamless connectivity


Running on Funtouch OS 13, based on Android 13, the Y36 provides a user-friendly interface and a range of smart features. Stay connected with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.1, USB Type-C, GPS, OTG, and NFC, where availability varies by region, ensuring seamless connectivity for all needs. The Y36 is designed to keep up with fast-paced lifestyles.


Convenience and advanced functionalities


The Y36 incorporates various sensors, including an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, e-compass, fingerprint sensor, and gyroscope, offering convenience and enabling advanced functionalities. The fingerprint sensor provides secure and convenient unlocking, allowing access to the device with just a touch. The gyroscope enhances gaming experiences, providing precise motion control and immersive virtual worlds.


Pricing and availability


The device is  available for purchase across UAE for AED 799.




About vivo


vivo is a technology company that creates great products based on a design-driven value, with smart devices and intelligent services as its core. The company aims to build a bridge between humans and the digital world. Through unique creativity, vivo provides users with an increasingly convenient mobile and digital life. Following the company's core values, which include Benfen*, user-orientation, design-driven value, continuous learning and team spirit, vivo has implemented a sustainable development strategy with the vision of developing into a healthier, more sustainable world-class corporation.

While bringing together and developing the best local talents to deliver excellence, vivo is supported by a network of R&D centers in Shenzhen, Dongguan, Nanjing, Beijing, Hangzhou, Shanghai and Xi'an, focusing on the development of state-of-the-art consumer technologies, including 5G, artificial intelligence, industrial design, imaging system and other up-and-coming technologies. vivo has also set up an intelligent manufacturing network (including those authorized by vivo), with an annual production capacity of nearly 200 million smartphones. As of now, vivo has branched out its sales network across more than 60 countries and regions and is loved by more than 400 million users worldwide.

*"Benfen" is a term describing the attitude on doing the right things and doing things right – which is the ideal description of vivo's mission to create value for society.

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