Vivo is all set to add another member to its V series with the launch of Vivo V5s. The smartphone will be an upgrade from the Vivo V5 smartphone, which was launched last year.
Just like V5 and V5 Plus smartphones, this one will be also focused on selfies. We earlier reported that the device will look similar to its predecessor, but will sport a larger internal memory as compared to the V5. Also, we might also see a new matte black edition of the Vivo V5s as well.
Yesterday, the smartphone was launched in Thailand for 9990 baht, which roughly translate to Rs 18,581. One can expect that the smartphone would be priced between Rs 18,000 to Rs 20,000 in India. The Vivo V5s is also been found listed on the Vivo’s Thailand website revealing the detailed specifications.
The device will sport a 5.5-inch HD (1280 x 720 pixels) 2.5D curved glass display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection and is powered by a 1.5GHz Octa-Core MediaTek MT6750 processor with Mali T860 GPU. It comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal memory, which can be further expandable up to 256GB via microSD card. The smartphone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow which is wrapped under Funtouch OS 2.6 and is backed up by a 3000mAh
On the camera front, the Vivo V5s sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with PDAF, LED flash and a 20-megapixel front-facing camera with Moonlight Flash for selfies and video chats. The camera features include beautiful, panorama, HDR, Night, PPT, pro, video, fast, slow, watermarks, filters, camera, sound, touch, hands raised, countdown timer, a front face mode, palm rest, countdown timer, specify face gender, etc.
The smartphone also houses a fingerprint scanner which is embedded in its home button. The company claims its fingerprint scanner can unlock the phone within 0.2 seconds. Besides, the smartphone offers 4G LTE, WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.0, GPS/GLONASS, OTG support, a microUSB port, Accelerometer, Light sensor Digital compass and Smart Split 2.0, Hi-Fi audio system with an AK4376 Hi-Fi audio chip. The handset measures 153.8 x 75.5 x 7.55mm and weighs 154 grams.