vivo Y72 5G review

Read our full review to find out how the vivo Y72 5G differs, what our opinion of it is and whether it's worth the money.
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vivo Y72 5G ревю
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Vivo y72 5g is a device from 2021. It brings all the features of modernity and new requirements of users around the world. The smartphone is based on a chipset from Qualcomm and offers a satisfactory amount of memory. As its name suggests, it supports 5G networks. The attractive colors of the body will definitely make it a favorite of the youth audience.

Before reading the full review, you can familiarize yourself with the detailed vivo Y72 5G specs or watch the video below the article.


  • Release date: 2021, March 22
  • Colors: Graphite Black, Dream Glow
  • Dimensions: 164 x 75.3 x 8.5 mm.
  • Weight: 193 g.
  • Screen: 6.58" inc, 1080 x 2408, IPS LCD
  • Camera : Triple, 64MP
  • Chipset: MediaTek MT6833 Dimensity 700 5G (7 nm)
  • CPU: Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
  • Memory: 128GB 8GB RAM
  • Battery: 5000, Li-Po, non-removable
  • Network: GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G
  • Operating system: Android 11, Funtouch 11.1
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass


The smartphone is characterized by small size and weight less than 200 grams, which makes it convenient for daily use for hours without interruption. Available in a body in gray or with a gradient color. The latter looks super interesting and magnetic. It responds to light with a constant play of shades. Teenagers will definitely like it. It is also super slim - it can be worn comfortably in the back pocket of jeans.

The special coating with which the body of Vivo y72 5g is treated also deserves attention. It makes it more protective and more spectacular in appearance.

The fingerprint scanner is positioned on the right side of the device. It is characterized by fast and precise work. You will immediately get used to using it.


The smartphone has received a large 6.58-inch IPS display with Full HD + resolution with a refresh rate of 90 Hz. The resolution is 1080 x 2408 pixels. The pixel density per inch is high - over 400, which speaks of a quality picture, contrast and clear. Around the screen you will notice thin metal frames with a beautiful matte effect. They complement the beautiful look of the Vivo y72 5g.

Another advantage of the model is the standard aspect ratio of the screen - 20: 9, which many users are used to, and the fact that the screen occupies over 90% of the area of ​​the front of the smartphone. This indicator is very high and makes a good impression.


Vivo y72 5g is based on the MediaTek MT6833 Dimensity 700 5G (7 nm) chipset, which consists of 8 cores - four Cortex-A76 clocked at 2.2 GHz and four more Cortex-A55 clocked at 2.0 GHz. The graphics processor is Mali-G57 MC2. To these we need to add a lot of RAM - 8 GB, and 128 GB of storage. The latter can be expanded as needed using one of the SIM card slots.

At the factory, this Vivo model works with Android 11 operating system and Funtouch 11.1 interface.


The main camera of the Vivo y72 5g is 64-megapixel. It is complemented by a 2-megapixel sensor with macro photos and an 8-megapixel module that is ultra-wide-angle. An LED flash is provided for better photo quality.

The operation of the 64-megapixel camera can be said to use an excellent algorithm for taking pictures during the day and night. This way you can take impressive shots without thinking. The 8-megapixel camera is 120-degree and expands your ability to take panoramic photos as well as group photos with many people. In addition, a bokeh algorithm is available to help achieve more drama.

The selfie camera, in turn, is a single, 16-megapixel camera. It has a special night mode, an algorithm for beautifying the face and customizing the portraits. Super Night Mode is also available on the rear camera.

With Eye Autofocus mode, each photo will have focus. The system recognizes the eyes of the person in the photo and does not lose sight of them. Super HDR mode automatically makes the image brighter, more vivid and contrasting.

For higher quality videos, Vivo has provided a special mode to stabilize the picture while shooting. It will serve you well when shooting moving objects, sporting events and more. With the rear camera of the Vivo y72 5g you can make videos with a resolution of 4K or 1080 pixels, and with the front - 1080 pixels.

Autonomous work

The smartphone has a battery with a large capacity - 5000 mAh. Support for fast charging with 18 W power is provided.

Vivo y72 5g is designed to please gamers. It is equipped with Multi-Turbo mode, which optimizes resource consumption, prevents the device from overheating and improves the gaming experience. It is based on artificial intelligence.

For optimal entertainment, take advantage of Ultra Game Mode. It has been updated to get the most out of the device during gameplay.


Vivo y72 5g is a modern smartphone that combines good photo capabilities and conditions for inspiring gaming for hours. Battery life is up to standard, and fast recharge support will get you back to the fun in no time.

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Disclaimer: The information presented in this article is based on our team's personal experience with the vivo Y72 5G and third-party sources. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should keep in mind that this is a subjective assessment. The writing of this article was not paid for or sponsored by vivo.

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor is a technology expert and journalist based in the UK. With a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham, he provides insightful analysis and expert reviews of the latest smartphones and technology. His technical expertise, passion for technology and years of experience make him a trusted source in the industry.

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