Vivo S1 was launched in India yesterday for a starting price of Rs 17,990. Now the smartphone is available for sale via offline retail stores in India.
Only the base variant with 4GB RAM + 128GB storage variant is available for sale from various retail stores like Reliance Digital, Poorvika, Big C, Lot, Sangeetha, Croma, and Vijay Sales starting today across the country.
Vivo S1 also comes in 6GB+64GB and 6GB+128GB configurations for asking price of Rs 18,990 and Rs 19,990 respectively. The online sale of 4GB RAM variant will be held beginning August 14 in the country, while the 6GB RAM variant will be available later this month.
For the launch offers, there is 7.5 percent cashback on HDFC Bank debit and credit card EMI transactions, and benefits worth Rs 10,000 for Jio subscribers. Additionally, Paytm is also offering assured cashback on purchase of Vivo S1 using Paytm. There is also an additional 10 percent exchange value on Instacash.
To recollect the specifications, Vivo S1 features a 6.38-inch full-HD+ Super AMOLED display along with 1080×2340 pixels resolution and a waterdrop-style notch design. It has a triple camera setup at the back consisting of a 16-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.78 lens, an 8-megapixel secondary sensor with an f/2.2 wide-angle lens and a 2-megapixel tertiary sensor with an f/2.4 lens. It comes with 32-megapixel AI selfie camera with an f/2.0 lens on the front.
The phone is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P65 SoC with ARM Mali-G52 GPU, 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB/128GB storage. The storage is expandable to up to 256GB with microSD. It runs on Android 9 Pie with Funtouch OS 9 and is fuelled by a 4,500mAh battery with fast charging. The device comes with an in-display fingerprint sensor, weighs 179 grams and measures at 159.53 × 75.23 × 8.13mm.