Vivo Y18 specifications, pros and cons

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Vivo Y18 Specifications

Recently, in May 2024, Vivo company launched its new budget 4G smartphones known as Vivo Y18 and Vivo Y18e. Both smartphones have approximately the same specifications and features. The smartphone comes with a 6.56-inch IPS LCD panel with a 90Hz refresh rate and 840 nits brightness rating. The smartphone runs on Android 14 operating system with Funtouch 14 UI and is powered by a 12nm Mediatek Helio G85 chipset. The Vivo Y18 smartphone costs around $107 (Rs 8,999 in India) approximately.

The device is equipped with a 5000 mAh Li-Ion battery with 15W wired charging and is available in Space Black and Gem Green color variants. The difference between Vivo Y18 and Y18e is the RAM, camera and fingerprint scanner. The Vivo Y18 smartphone offers a single 50MP main camera, while the Vivo Y18e has a 13MP main lens. Also on the Vivo Y18 smartphone, you get an 8MP selfie lens and on the Vivo Y18e you get a 5MP selfie lens. The Vivo Y18e smartphone does not support any fingerprint scanner, but the Vivo Y18 company offers a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. Apart from this, the Vivo Y18e offers 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage, while the Vivo Y18 smartphone also has 128 GB of storage.

Specifications Vivo Y18 Vivo Y18e
Grid 2G, 3G, 4G Same
Announced May 2024 April 2024
SIM Dual SIM Same
Dimensions 6.44 x 2.98 x 0.33 inches Same
Weight 185 grams Same
Size 6.56 inches Same
840 nits brightness
Ratio 20:9
~269 PPI density
528 nits brightness
Ratio 20:9
~269 PPI density
Protection/Others IP54, dust and splash resistant Same
Resolution 720 x 1612 pixels Same
SW Android 14, Funtouch 14 Same
chipset 12nm – Mediatek Helio G85 Same
CPU Eight cores
Cortex-A75 2 × 2.0 GHz
Cortex-A55 6 × 1.8 GHz
GPU Mali-G52 MC2 Same
card slot microSDXC (dedicated slot) Same
RAM 4GB Same
Internal 64GB, 128GB
eMMC 5.1
eMMC 5.1
Camera 50 MP (wide), PDAF
0.08 MP (auxiliary lens)
LED Flash, Panoramic
Maximum: 1080p at 30fps
13 MP (wide), PDAF
0.08 MP (auxiliary lens)
LED Flash, Panoramic
Maximum: 1080p at 30fps
selfie 8 megapixels (wide)
Maximum: 1080p at 30fps
5 megapixels (wide)
Loudspeaker Yeah Same
3.5mm jack Yeah Same
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual band Same
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE Same
NFC No Same
infrared port No Same
Radio Yeah Same
USB USB Type C 2.0, OTG Same
Sensors Fingerprint, accelerometer, proximity, side-mounted compass Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Battery Li-Ion 5000 mAh
15W wired
Colors Space Black, Gem Green Same
Expected price $107 (Rs 8,999 in India) approximately $95 (Rs 7,999 in India) approximately
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Pros and cons of Vivo Y18

Based on the above specifications, you can see the List of pros and cons (advantages and disadvantages) of the Vivo Y18 Smartphone.


  1. Android 14 OS with Funtouch 14 UI support.
  2. Huge battery capacity of 5000 mAh.
  3. Comes with 15W wired charging support.
  4. Dedicated microSDXC card slot.
  5. It comes with IP54, resistant to dust and splashes.
  6. An audio jack is available.
  7. Side-mounted fingerprint scanner.
  8. IPS LCD screen with 90Hz refresh rate.


  1. Not for gaming or multitasking.
  2. Low resolution 720p screen.
  3. There is no support for 4K video recording.
  4. Gorilla Glass protection is missing.
  5. Gyro-EIS support is missing.
  6. There is no reverse charging support.
  7. Outdated camera configuration offered.
  8. No NFC support.

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