With the Vivo Y53, comes a 5-inch IPS LCD display which has a screen resolution of 540 x 960 pixels. For running the phone, there is a 1.4GHz Cortex A53 quad-core processor seated upon Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917 chipset. It is assisted by 2GB of RAM and Adreno 308 GPU. The handset boots on Android v6.0
Coming to storage, the user can save a large number of files in the 16GB internal memory. If not sufficient, one can make use of the memory card slot which supports microSD card readable up to 256GB. Additionally, the handset also supports an OTG cable. For photography needs, the phone is stacked with an 8MP camera at the back and a 5MP snapper in the front.
For networking and sharing, the phone offers options namely - dual SIM, 4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS with A-GPS, Glonass and microUSB 2.0. Acting as a fuel is a 2,500mAh Li-ion battery which keeps the show running for long hours.