On Monday this week, the Vivo U10 was leaked online as part of which the phone’s specifications and designs were revealed a day before the day. However, today Vivo has launched the U10 finally in India days after the launch of its Vivo V17 Pro. The phone debuts as part of Vivo’s new online-only series which lands in the budget segment. With this new launch, Vivo as planned to occupy its share of the pie in the festive season which is just days ahead. The Vivo U10 is exclusively available on Amazon, and it comes with interesting features like a waterdrop notch, triple rear camera setup and more. Here is what Vivo has talked about this phone in today’s launch event.
Vivo U10 Specifications and Features
The Vivo U10 sports a 6.35-inch HD+ IPS display and it comes with a waterdrop-style notch on the front, The screen comes covered with a 2.5D curved glass on the rear side and on the same side we get to a see fingerprint sensor as well. Under the hood, the Vivo U10 packs the Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor which is paired with Adreno 610 GPU and up to 4GB of RAM. Being a Vivo phone, the device runs on Zen UI based on Android 9 Pie. This new UI offers features like dark mode.
Vivo has also announced some interesting additions to this phone like the Multi-Turbo which improves frame rate stabilisation, and the phone also comes with an “Ultra Game Mode” that brings 4D vibrations, game countdown, voice changer, do not disturb mode, low blue-ray game eye protection, and sound localisation training centre among other things. Vivo also added that the phone comes with a massive 5,000mAh battery and as per Vivo’s claims, the smartphone can provide up to 7 hours of PUBG Mobile gameplay and 12 hours of YouTube. There is also support 18W fast charging, and an 18W fast charger comes included inside the box. The rear camera setup boasts of 3MP sensor, an 8MP ultrawide angle lens, and a 2MP depth sensor. On the front, the Vivo U10 sports an 8MP sensor.
Vivo U10 Pricing and Availability
Vivo has announced that the Vivo U10 would go on sale on September 29 through amazon.in and the Vivo India official website. As for the pricing, the Vivo U10 3GB+32GB model will be available for Rs 8,990, the 4GB+64GB model is priced at Rs 9,990, and the 4GB+64GB model would retail for Rs 10,990. Summarising, the Vivo U10 comes with the octa-core Snapdragon 665 SoC, and it features a Halo FullView HD+ display measuring 6.35-inch with 89% screen-to-body ratio. The phone sports a 5,000mAh battery inside and it comes with a waterdrop notch as well. The device sports a triple rear camera setup and an 8MP sensor on the front.