Vivo launches ‘V’ Series smartphones in India

By July 7th, 2015 AT 4:09 PM

Vivo, the Chinese OEM which is trying to make its mark in India as a premium manufacturer of smartphones has just announced the launch of its “V” series of smartphones for India. The company is stating that the new “V” series has been made keeping the India customers in mind. The first smartphone under the series will be the Vivo V1 whose specifications have been revealed. It will be soon joined in by V1 Max, a bigger version of the V1.

Still image of vivo V1 (1)

The Vivo V1 comes with a 5-inch HD display and has a metal-design. It runs Android 5.0 Lollipop based Funtouch OS 2.1 and has support for 4G LTE networks. A Snapdragon 410 chipset ticks under the hood and there will be 2GB of RAM to complement the same. The rear camera is a 13-megapixels unit whereas the front one will have a resolution of 5-megapixels. Let us quickly run you through the specifications of the Vivo V1:

Vivo V1 specifications

  • 5-inch IPS display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels
  • Android 5.0 Lollipop with Funtouch OS 2.1
  • 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor, 400 MHz Adreno 306 GPU
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB of internal memory which is expandable by 32GB with the help of a microSD card
  • 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, 6P Lens, f/2.0 aperture
  • 5-megapixel front camera, 6P Lens, f/2.0 aperture
  • 4G LTE, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and dual SIM for connectivity
  • 2,300 mAh battery

The smartphone comes with a Hi-Fi music experience as per Vivo. The V1 Max will probably feature a 5.5-inch HD display and will keep the same internals as the V1 in all probability. The device will be priced between Rs 15,000-20,000 and will be available in silver and gold colours.

Read more on:

Leave a Reply

Photo and Image Files
1 Comment threads
0 Thread replies
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
1 Comment authors
rajdeep Recent comment authors
newest oldest most voted

lol i thought the price would be under 10k.

Recent Posts

BSNL and MTNL Asked to Explain the Turnaround Strategy by DCC for Financial Support

The Digital Communications Commission (DCC) on Thursday asked loss-making telecom PSUs BSNL and MTNL to explain their turnaround strategy and...

Oppo F9 Pro Price in India Reduced by Rs 2,000 Ahead of Oppo F11 Pro Launch

Oppo has now slashed the price of its F9 Pro smartphone in India by Rs 2,000. The new price of...

RCom Asked to Clear Dues of Rs 453 Crore to Ericsson Within Four Weeks

Observing there was a ‘wilful default’, the Supreme Court on Wednesday held Anil Ambani, chairman of Reliance Communications (RCom), guilty...