Chinese language smartphone maker Vivo on Thursday launched its newest flagship Vivo V9 in a Sapphire Blue color variant for Rs. 22,990 – the same as its launch price, again in late March. The brand new color variant will likely be obtainable for buy from retail shops from Could 18, the corporate mentioned in an announcement, including that it will likely be obtainable on-line on Amazon and Vivo E-store from Could 21.
“The brand new variant presents our customers with a smartphone that not solely matches-up to their each day utilization calls for, but additionally their model quotient,” mentioned Kenny Zeng, Chief Advertising and marketing Officer, Vivo India.
The twin-SIM (Micro+Nano) Vivo V9 runs Funtouch OS four.zero based mostly on Android eight.1 Oreo, and sports activities a 6.Three-inch full-HD+ (1080×2280 pixels) IPS ‘FullView Show 2.zero’ with a 19:9 facet ratio. It options bezels of 1.85mm on prime, mentioned to be 76 p.c lower than the earlier technology FullView show; 1.75mm shows on the aspect, mentioned to be 19 p.c much less, and 5.9mm bezels on the backside, mentioned to be 29 p.c much less. It delivers a 90 p.c screen-to-body ratio.
The V9 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 626 SoC coupled with 4GB of DDR3 RAM. It bears a twin rear digicam setup, with the first 16-megapixel sensor and secondary 5-megapixel sensor coupled with f/2.zero and f2/.four apertures, respectively. It affords an ‘Extremely HDR’ mode. On the entrance, it encompasses a 24-megapixel sensor with an f/2.zero aperture.
Vivo is touting the AI-based Face Beautify app for selfie and video name beautification, and likewise ‘AR Stickers’, other than a ‘Portrait’ lighting impact and Bokeh depth-of-field impact. The V9 additionally comes with Face Entry 2.zero, which is able to assist unlock the cellphone utilizing face recognition. It additionally works for App Lock.
The Vivo V9 comes with 64GB of inbuilt storage, expandable through a devoted microSD card slot (as much as 256GB). Connectivity choices embrace 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, a Three.5mm headphone jack, and a Micro-USB port. Sensors onboard embrace an accelerometer, ambient mild sensor, and a proximity sensor. It has dimensions of 154.81×75.03×7.99mm, and weighs 150 grams. It runs on a 3260mAh battery, with no quick charging help. The smartphone will are available three color choices – Champagne Gold, Pearl Black, and Sapphire Blue.
Written with inputs from IANS