By: Rohan Pal, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi
Last updated : Friday, December 30, 2016 - 17:55
The company has started rolling out the media invites for the event.
Chinese smartphone maker, Vivo, is all set to unveil to the elder sibling of the recently-launched V5 known as V5 Plus in India. The company has started rolling out the media invites for the event which will be held on January 23, 2017.
The invite comes with two aperture module coupled with a tagline that reads 'for the biggest selfie camera revolution'. This simply implies that the upcoming smartphone will sport a dual front-facing camera setup.To recall, the company recently launched the Vivo V5 which comes with a 20-megapixel selfie camera accompanied by a moonlight glow LED flash, Sony IMX376 sensor, f/2.0 aperture and 5p lens. Priced at Rs 17,980, the device comes in crown gold and space grey colour options.
The phone comes with a 5.5 inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 resolution) display with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass protection. On the hardware front, the device is equipped with 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750 processor along with Mali T860 GPU. The V5 is backed by a 4GB RAM and 32GB internal storage, which can be further expandable up to 128 GB via microSD card. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system wrapped under Funtouch OS 2.5 and gets its juices from a 3000 mAh battery.
On the camera front, the device is powered by a 13-megapixel primary camera with LED flash and Phase Detection AutoFocus (PDAF). On the connectivity front, the smartphone offers Hybrid Dual SIM, 4G with VoLTE, WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.1, GPS/GLONASS, Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, E-Compass, split screen multitasking, and a Hi-Fi AK4376 Chipset for improved audio performance. The phone comes with a water-resistant fingerprint sensor embedded in the home button. The smartphone measures 153.8 x 75.5 x 7.55 mm and weighs 154 grams.