Chinese smartphone maker Vivo announces a new selfie-centric smartphone Vivo V5 in India for ₹ 17,980. It sports a metal body with a front mounted fingerprint scanner. It’s a dual SIM 4G device support VoLTE and also TDD Band 40.
The Vivo V5 sports a 5.5″ display with the resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. Under the hood, it is powered by MediaTek processors clocked at 1.5 GHz and 4GB of RAM. As it features a hybrid slot, the secondary slot accepts either a Nano SIM or a microSD card. It packs a 3000mAh non-removable battery, 32GB in device storage and runs on Funtouch OS 2.6 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
20MP Perfect Selfie Camera
Vivo V5 is the first smartphone in the world to have a 20MP perfect selfie camera. It also features a moonlight flash which creates the lighting effect for perfect selfies. The 13MP rear camera comes with PDAF and LED flash. Other special camera modes include Face beauty, Ultra HD, Touch capture, palm, Gender detection, Watermark s
Sensors include Proximity, Ambient light E-compass, and Accelerometer. It supports USB OTG and Smart Split mode which lets you multi-task by keeping two apps side by side. This smartphone is also equipped with a custom made AK4376 Hi-Fi audio chip to provide the ultimate audio experience. The Fingerprint scanner is capable of unlocking the smartphone just in 0.2 seconds.
Color, Price, and Availability
Vivo V5 is available in Space Grey & Crown Gold colors and priced at ₹ 17,980. Pre-order begins from 16th November till 25th November and the first sale is scheduled on 26th November.
Vivo V5 Specifications
- 5.5″ IPS Display, 1280 x 720 Pixels, 267 ppi
- Metal Body, Fingerprint Scanner
- 1.5GHz MediaTek MT6750 Processor, Octa-core
- 4GB RAM, Mali T860 GPU
- 32GB Storage, Expandable Memory up to 128GB
- Funtouch OS 2.6 with Android Marshmallow
- 13 MP Rear Camera, LED Flash, PDAF
- 20MP Front Camera, Moonlight Flash, Face Beauty
- Video Recording – 1080p @ 30 fps
- 3000mAh Battery
- Hybrid Dual SIM, Micro + Nano/microSD
- 2G / 3G / 4G LTE, TDD Band 40, VoLTE
- Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS with GLONASS
- FM Radio, USB OTG, AK4376 Audio Processor
- Micro USB 2.0, 3.5mm Audio Jack
- Sensors – Accelerometer, Ambient Light, Proximity, E-compass
- Dimensions – 153.8 x 75.5 x 7.55 mm,
- Weight – 154 g
- Colors – Space Grey, Crown Gold
- Price – ₹ 17,980