By: Rishi Chawla, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi
Last updated : Friday, November 25, 2016 - 11:56
The smartphone will be available at all leading retail stores across India.
In perhaps the first signs that the smartphone industry is definitely not looking to be ambushed by any slowdown, Vivo, one of the newest brands making an impressions will start the sale of Vivo V5 smartphone tomorrrow, ie, Nov 26th. The smartphone will be available at all leading retail stores across India. The pre-order period for Vivo V5 is ending today.
The smartphone was launched in India earlier this month at Rs 17,980 and comes in crown gold and space grey colour options.
The highlight of this smartphone is its 20-megapixel selfie camera, which is accompanied by a moonlight glow LED flash, Sony IMX376 sensor, f/2.0 aperture and 5p lens. On its back, it flaunts a 13-megapixel primary camera with LED flash and Phase Detection AutoFocus (PDAF).
The Vivo V5 smartphone has a metal unibody design and features a 5.5 inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 resolution) display with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass protection. It comes equipped with 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750 processor with Mali T860 GPU. The V5 smartphone comes with 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 has a 3000 mAh battery powering it all. It also houses a water-resistant fingerprint sensor, which is embedded on its home button. Company claims that V5's fingerprint sensor can unlock the phone in just 0.2 seconds.
Besides, the Vivo V5 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 smartphone measures 153.8 x 75.5 x 7.55 mm and weighs 154 grams.