Vivo launched the Vivo V9 in India for Rs 22,990 last month. Now the company has launched Vivo V9 Youth for Rs 18,999. The smartphone comes in Black and Gold colours and will be available across all offline stores from 20th April, 2018. It will also be available online on the Vivo E-store, flipkart.com, amazon.in and paytmmall.com from 24th April, 2018.
The Vivo V9 Youth comes loaded with a 6.3-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels. The display comes with a pixel density of 403 ppi and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 octa-core processor clocked at 1.8GHz.
The device is backed by a 4GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 256GB via micro SD card slot. The Vivo V9 Youth features dual rear cameras with a combination of 16-megapixel and 2-megapixel sensors along with LED flash. For the front, there is a 16-megapixel shooter with a wide-angle lens. The rear camera features are Bokeh mode, Shot Re-Focus, AI Face Beauty, AR sticker and 4K video. The smartphone features a fingerprint sensor as well that additionally lets you click photos and even check notifications.
The device runs Android 8.1 Oreo with company’s own FunTouch OS 4.0 running on top of it. It is backed by a 3260mAh battery with fast charging support. On the connectivity front, the Vivo V9 Youth supports 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.2, WiFi, GPS, dual SIM and micro USB 2.0. The handset measures 154.81 x 75.03 x 7.89 mm and weighs 150 grams. It has sensors such as the accelerometer, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, compass and gyroscope.
Commenting on the launch, Kenny Zeng, CMO, Vivo India said, “At Vivo, we are continually pushing norms to make cutting edge technology available to everyone at a competitive price. With the launch of the Vivo V9 Youth, we are bringing the best features of our flagship V9 in a new avatar for our young and modern consumers. Packed with a host of cutting-edge features, the Vivo V9 Youth is the perfect smartphone for consumers who want a holistic and powerful smartphone experience at a competitive price.”