Vivo S1 vs Vivo Y19: What Has Changed?

Abhishek Kumar
2 min readJan 31, 2020


Vivo launched its Vivo S1 quite some time ago and now they have come up with the Vivo Y19 smartphone with the exact same processor. A point to note here is that the smartphones has almost similar battery specs and a few points match even in the camera section.

So what enhancements or degradations do you expect in Vivo Y19 smartphone against Vivo S1?

Here I have brought for you a comparative analysis of both these smartphones to help you understand the better one:

· Display and Appearance:

Vivo S1: It contains a 6.38-inch screen with super AMOLED display and full HD+ resolution.

Vivo Y19: It contains a 6.53-inch screen with LCD display and full HD+ resolution

· Processor and OS:

Vivo S1: It is powered by Mediatek Helio P65 processor which is octa-core in nature and clocked at 2GHz. It also has Android 9 Pie as its OS.

Vivo Y19: As aforementioned, the smartphone contains the same Mediatek processor and the same operating system.

· Camera:

Vivo S1: The smartphone contains a 16MP + 8MP + 2MP triple rear AI camera with an LED flash and a 32MP AI front camera with a screen flash in the front.

Vivo Y19: It contains the same 16MP + 8MP + 2MP AI triple rear camera with LED flash but the front camera is only 16MP with screen flash for the selfies.

· RAM and ROM:

Vivo S1: The smartphone is available in 4GB and 6GB RAM variants and with 64GB and 128GB internal storage options.

Vivo Y19: The smartphone is available in a single variant of RAM and ROM. You get 4GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage.

· Battery:

Vivo S1: The smartphone has 4500mAh battery with quick charging feature and reverse charging feature as well.

Vivo Y19: The battery has been upgraded in this. It has 5000mAh battery with quick-charging feature and reverse charging feature.

· Security Specifications:

Vivo S1: It contains in-display fingerprint sensor and face recognition feature as well.

Vivo Y19: It contains a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and face recognition feature as the security specs.

And if you look at the price, at same RAM and ROM (4GB/128GB), Vivo S1 costs you 16k while Vivo Y19 costs you 14k in India. Which smartphone do you think is the better between them?



Abhishek Kumar

A Passionate Writer with love for Technology. I love discovering new gadgets and writing about smartphones. However, do not let technology take away your sleep.