The main sponsor of the on-going IPL (Indian Premier League) the Vivo is all set to woo the Indian consumer with a selfie-centric Smartphone called V5s and that’s a variant of V5 and V5 plus (Vivo V5 vs V5 Plus) which was released last November in India. The V5s is priced at INR 18,990 and will be available in a crown gold and black matte hues, the phone is exclusive to Flipkart.
The mobile will land in the country by late April and we will conduct our detailed review with the list of pros and cons.
It will flaunt a 5.5-inch HD display panel and a superb 20 megapixel Sony IMX 376 main camera with 13 MP back shooter.
Inside the hood, we have a 4GB of RAM, 64GB of memory and a MediaTek 6750 SoC.
Software-wise, it will boot on Android Marshmallow and will support the fingerprint scanner.
The 4G LTE enabled device will have a dual-SIM support and a 3,000mAh battery cell.
We’ll have the complete list of Specs on April 27th when the handset will go official in India, till then stay tuned.
Updated on April 27th: Vivo V5s has hit the Indian market for the above-mentioned price via major brick-and-mortar retail outlets across the country.
Vivo V5s Review & Features
The uniqueness of this device lies in the amalgamation of its fast 1.5 GHz Octa-core processor and a RAM of 4 GB.
Sporting a 5.5-inches of HD display the V5s will have a protective screen layer of corning gorilla glass v3 and will have a full metallic unibody from case to back. It weighs just 153 grams and for a metal build phone that comes with
It weighs just 153 grams and for a metal build phone that comes with the bunch of other added on hardware such as OTG support and a powerful 3,000mAh battery cell, it is quite light in weight.
This VoLTE enabled handset will boot the Android v6.0 Marshmallow with a touch of Funtouch OS 3.0 which will further enhance the user experience.
It supports two GSM SIM, one is a micro and the other is Nano (Hybrid).
The MediaTek MT6750 chipset is an added bonus for all the heavy users out there and the Mali-T860 MP2 as a graphic card is also the most welcome component, both paired with a higher RAM will surely provide users with an uninterrupted and seamless gaming experience.
On the storage front, we have a 64 GB of internal which is fantastic for a sub Rs. 20,000 mobile and same can be expanded up to whopping 256 GB.
And now comes the biggest spotlight, the cameras!
At the back, we have a 2.2f 13 MP camera with a LED flash and packs all the major and added on features and sensors like digital zoom, auto focus, face detection, touch to focus and CMOS sensor. It will give us a maximum of 4128 by 3096 pixels image resolution and will shoot videos at 1920 × 1080 @ 30 fps.
On the front end, it is seen with an impressive 20 MP shooter with an even better aperture of 2.0 F and soft light flash, which many says it’s better than an ordinary LED flash.
As mentioned above that both the cameras will boast Sony Exmor RS sensor as well.
The fingerprint scanner is placed at the front side and can be used to unlock the Smartphone at a quick flash.
The phablet is a great deal especially when we look at its affordable price tag and the specifications under its hood.
Vivo V5s Pros and Cons
|Selfie camera||Decent Pixels density|
|Gorilla Glass||No Full HD display panel|
|Large memory capacity, both internal and expandable|
|Huge battery cell|