March 25: Vivo has launched its V 15 smartphone in the Indian market. The newly launched device is a low-key variant of the V15 Pro. A significant feature of the newly launched smartphone is the pop-up selfie camera similar to the one that was seen in the predecessor. With the pop-up camera, the whole of the screen is available for the display. The new Vivo phone will be marketed on both online and offline stores in India.
The 6.53-inch full-HD+ Ultra FullView display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The MediaTek Helio P70 octa-core processor is backed by the 900MHz ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU, 6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage that is expandable up to 256GB. Android 9.0 Pie based FunTouch OS 9 fuels the smartphone.
Another attractive feature of the phone is the triple rear camera setup that comes with a 21 MP primary camera with f/1.78 sensor, an 8MP secondary shooter with f/2.2, and a 5MP third shooter f/2.4. The pop-up selfie camera with Samsung ISOCELL GD1 sensor and f/2.0 aperture is a 32MP sensor. A fingerprint scanner is placed at the rear of the phone.
The 4,000mAh battery is backed by dual-engine fast-charging support. The phone features face unlocking technology and 3.5mm audio jack. Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, 4G LTE, dual SIM slots, and GPS/GLONASS are the connectivity option onboard.
Vivo V15 which will be made available in Royal Blue, Black, and Red colors will be seen in the market from April 1st. The smartphone with a price tag of Rs 23,990 is available for to pre-order on Vivo website, Amazon, Flipkart and offline stores from March 25th on.
The Chinese smartphone maker is offering one-time screen replacement within six months of purchase, no-cost EMIs up to 15 months, and extra Rs 3,000 off on an upgrade for Vivo smartphones as part of the launch offers.
Apart from this, an exchange buyback value of up to Rs 10,000 is also made available for the purchase on no-cost EMI via Bajaj FinServ. Cash back of 5 percent on debit and credit card purchase as well as EMI transactions for SBI customers is also offered. Benefits worth Rs 10,000 along with 3.3TB complimentary data are made available for customers with Jio connectivity.