The device is showing-off a 20-megapixel selfie camera at the front with some neat tricks up its sleeve. The device is priced at Rs 17,980 and goes on pre orders starting November 16. The device will be available for purchase starting November 26 through authorised retail chains across the country.
The device gets a slightly disappointing a 5.5-inch HD display with a resolution of 1280×720 pixels. The display also gets a 2.5D curved glass.
The device gets an all unibody design with chrome lines at the back for added aesthetics. To the untrained eye, the Vivo V5 can be very much be mistaken to be an iPhone 6S. The fingerprint scanner sits at the front of the device which as per claims by Vivo, takes 0.2 seconds to unlock.
Talking about the hardware on the Vivo V5, the device is rocking a MediTek MT 6750 chipset paired with 4GB of RAM. The device gets 32GB of internal memory which can be further expanded using a microSD.
The device is running on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Vivo’s Funtouch OS 2.6 on top. The new skin also gets a dual window mode, just like on Android 7.0 Nougat which helps in better multitasking.
The device features a 20-megapixel selfie camera at the front. This is a Sony IMX 376 sensor with a 6 element lens kit and f/2.0 aperture. The rear camera is a 13-megapixel sensor at the back. Both the cameras can shoot full-HD videos at 30fps.
Both the front and the rear cameras get an LED flash. The front camera gets the Moonlight flash mode which helps in getting a more natural selfie while flash in use.
This is a dual-SIM smartphone with support for 4G LTE and VoLTE. Powering the smartphone is a 3000mAh battery.