Budget Smartphone Wiko Y61 Under $70

Wiko has silently announced a new smartphone which is the Wiko Y61. The budget device is selling under $70 and it comes with a nice body design like other budget devices out there. Although it comes with average specifications, still the phone will be able to handle day to day phone activities with ease. Check out the Wiko Y61 full specifications and the price.

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Design And Display

The Wiko Y61 is a nice device that is wrapped with plastic on the back and also on the frame. It has a thick panel that houses the cameras, an LED flash, and the logo. It measures 161.3 x 78.14 x 9.0 mm in dimensions and weighs 190 grams.

On the front, it packs some visible bezels both on the top and bottom. The device ditched the popular notch and also has a large screen size of 6.0 inches with an IPS LCD display. The screen has a resolution of 480 x 960 pixels, 18:9 ratio, and 194 ppi density. It also features an 81.3% screen-to-body ratio and scratch-resistant display protection.

Camera Features

As for the camera setup, the Wiko Y61 has a single rear camera of 8 MP with an LED flash for low light background shooting. The camera also features HDR, Panorama and it can record 2K video quality. Upfront is a single selfies snapper of 5 MP which is still better than none. The front camera will capture nice photos anywhere at any time and you can use it for video calling as well.

Hardware And Software

The Wiko Y61 has a Mediatek MT6761WV Helio A20 chipset that is built with 12 nm process technology. The phone has a Quad-core CPU clocking at speed of 4×1.8 GHz and PowerVR GE8300 for graphics. It’s powered by the Android 10 operating system based on Go Edition with some Go apps preinstalled on it.

Storage Capacity And Sensors

The inbuilt storage on the budget Wiko phone is 32GB with 2GB RAM for a smooth performance. This is even perfect considering the fact that the device runs on Go Edition. Users will enjoy a smooth performance on the phone. You can also expand the storage via a micro SDcard. There is no fingerprint scanner on the phone, instead, you will get other sensors like accelerometer, proximity, and compass.

Battery Power And Network Connectivity

The Wiko Y61 has a nonremovable battery of 3000 mAh without fast charging technology. The battery is not that impressive, hopefully, it will keep the phone on for hours. There is a dual SIMs on the smartphone with 4G network. Other connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, A-GPS, FM radio, and Micro USB 2.0.

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Wiko Y61 Full Specifications

Model Name Wiko Y61
Announced 2020, May
Market Availability Available


Network Type GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900)
5G Network No
Network Speed HSPA, LTE-A
Network GPRS Yes
Network EDGE Yes
SIM Type Micro-SIM


Body Build Front glass, plastic back
Body Dimensions 161.3 x 78.14 x 9.0 mm
Body Weight 190 grams
Protection n/a
Body Colors Deep Gray, Deep Green, Gold


Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Display Size 6.0 inches
Display Resolution 480 x 960 pixels, 18:9 ratio
Display Multitouch Yes
Display Pixel Density 194 ppi density
Display Screen Protection Yes Corning Gorilla


Primary Camera 8 MP
Secondary Camera 5 MP
Video [email protected]
Camera Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Camera Flash Yes


Operating System Android
OS Version 10
User Interface Yes


Chipset Mediatek MT6761WV Helio A20 (12 nm)
CPU Quad-core CPU (4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
Graphics processor (GPU) PowerVR GE8300
System Internal Memory 2 RAM
Internal Storage 32 GB
Storage Card Slot microSDXC (dedicated slot)
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass


Wi-Fi Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Hotspot Yes
Bluetooth Yes, 4.2, A2DP
USB Type Type – C
GPS Yes, with A-GPS


Battery Type Li-Po Battery
Battery Capacity 3000 mAh battery
Battery Placement Non-removable
Fast Charging No
Wireless Charging No
Battery Standby
Battery Talk Time
Battery Music Play Time


Audio Playback Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Video Playback Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Video Out n/a
FM Radio Yes
Alert Types Vibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Ring Tones MP3, WAV
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack Yes

Other Features

Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email
Browser HTML5
Java n/a

Wiko Y61 Price And Availability

The Wiko Y61 will sell at a price of $65.00 and the smartphone will ship in many colors such as Deep Gray, Deep Green, and Gold.


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