Vivo Y20 2021 vs Samsung Galaxy M31s – Review, specifications and prices

The new Vivo Y20 2021 phone has a 3 camera setup with a main lens of 13 MP, MediaTek Helio P35 (MT6765) processor chipset and a battery of 5000 mAh. On other side, the Samsung Galaxy M31s also has awesome features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Vivo Y20 2021 Samsung Galaxy M31s
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.51 in (inches) 6.5 in (inches)
Processor MediaTek Helio P35 (MT6765) Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 9611
Operating System FunTouch OS 11 (Android 10) FunTouch OS 11 (Android 10)
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels 1080 x 2340 pixels
RAM 4 GB (gigabytes) 6 GB (gigabytes) or 8 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 64 GB (gigabytes) 64 GB (gigabytes),128 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 13/2/2 MP 64/12/5/5 MP
Front Camera 8 MP 32 MP
Battery 5000 mAh 6000 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Vivo Y20 2021 runs on MediaTek Helio P35 (MT6765) chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 4 cores of 2.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A53 and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A53. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2300 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture,Ultra Game Mode,4D Game Vibration 2.0 and Multi Turbo 3.0. Running on FunTouch OS 11 (Android 10) operating system.

The MediaTek Helio P35 (MT6765) is a less powerful chipset processor than the Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 9611.

Meanwhile, the Samsung Galaxy M31s has a Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 9611, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 4 cores of 2.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A73 and 4 cores of 1.7 GHz ARM Cortex-A53. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2300 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. And it’s running on FunTouch OS 11 (Android 10) OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Vivo Y20 2021 is carrying a PowerVR GE8320,680 MHz (megahertz) gpu in the interior and the Samsung Galaxy M31s has the ARM Mali-G72 MP3,3 cores graphics processor.

Battery

The Vivo Y20 2021 battery capacity is 5000 mAh which is a 20% (percent) less powerful than the 6000 mAh offered by the Samsung Galaxy M31s. Some features include Fast charging and Non-removable.
The Samsung Galaxy M31s battery include Fast charging, Non-removable and 25W fast charging.

Screen

The handset is using a IPS display with 720 x 1600 pixels and a screen size of 6.51 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Samsung Galaxy M31s is featuring a Super AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.5 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Vivo Y20 2021 is a 0.1% bigger than Samsung Galaxy M31s screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Vivo Y20 2021 Samsung Galaxy M31s
2.5D curved glass screen 2.5D curved glass screen
Capacitive 420 cd/m² peak brightness
Halo Fullview Display 78960:1 dynamic contrast ratio
Multi-touch Capacitive
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Infinity-O Display
Multi-touch
Widevine L1 certification for HD streaming

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Vivo Y20 2021 is carrying a ram memory of 4 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 1866 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.

The Samsung Galaxy M31s is coming with a 6 GB (gigabytes) or 8 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Vivo Y20 2021 gives a 50% more ram memory capacity than Samsung Galaxy M31s.

The maximum ram capacity offered by the Vivo Y20 2021 is 4 gigabytes ,which is a 100% smaller than the Samsung Galaxy M31s with 8 gigabytes

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Vivo Y20 2021 comes with or 64 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, both phones have the same storage capacity of 64 gigabytes.

The maximum storage capacity offered by the Vivo Y20 2021 is 64 gigabytes ,which is a 100% less than the Samsung Galaxy M31s with 128 gigabytes

Samsung Galaxy M31s gets you or 64 GB (gigabytes) or 128 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Vivo Y20 2021 rear camera setup is composed by 3 lenses of 13/2/2 MP , the flash type is LED , a pixel size of 1.4 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/2.2 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Samsung Galaxy M31s rear camera comes with 4 lenses of 64/12/5/5 MP , the flash type is LED , a focal length(35 mm) of 27 mm , carrying sensor like Samsung S5KGW1 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.2 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

Vivo Y20 2021 Samsung Galaxy M31s
3-element lens (#2) 8x digital zoom
3-element lens (#3) Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2)
4 cm shooting distance (#2) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3) Autofocus
Autofocus Continuous shooting
Continuous shooting Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization Exposure compensation
Digital zoom Face detection
Exposure compensation Fourth rear camera – 5 MP (macro)
Face detection Geotagging
Geotagging HDR
HDR ISO settings
ISO settings Panorama
Macro mode Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Panorama Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Scene mode
Scene mode Secondary rear camera – 12 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Secondary rear camera – 2 MP (macro) Self-timer
Self-timer Sensor type – ISOCELL PLUS
Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing) Super Phase Detection
Touch focus Third rear camera – 5 MP (depth-sensing)
White balance settings Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Vivo Y20 2021 comes with a 8 MP in the front.

The Samsung Galaxy M31s has a 32 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Vivo Y20 2021 Samsung Galaxy M31s
8 MP 32 MP
Aperture:f/1.8 Aperture:f/2.0
Face unlock Face unlock
Pixel size:0.8 µm /0.000800 mm
Sensor model:Sony IMX616
Sensor type:CMOS BSI (backside illumination)

Data network and speed connectivity/bandwidth

The mobile networks technologies improve the communication between devices, connectivity speed and files download/upload bandwidth depending of the place.

Vivo Y20 2021 Samsung Galaxy M31s
EDGE EDGE
EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s) eMMC 5.1
GPRS GPRS
HSPA+ HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
LTE Cat 4(51.0/150.8 Mbit/s) LTE Cat 10(102.0/452.2 Mbit/s)
TD- UMTS(384 kbit/s)
TD-SCDMA
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Vivo Y20 2021 price is $180 and the Samsung Galaxy M31s price tag is $260

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