The Chinese company, Vivo has unveiled its U1 Smartphone with dual rear camera setup, fingerprint sensor, waterdrop-shaped notch in China.
Vivo U1 also comes with a remarkable 6.2-inch display, and it is completely powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SoC processor.
Features an 8-megapixel selfie sensor, and arrives with a large maximum 4,030mAh battery capacity, and the phone is just awesome and amazing.
Vivo U1 Specs
*. Display: 6.2-inch HD (720×1520 pixels) LCD display with a waterdrop notch
*. Colors: Starry Black, Purple, and Aurora Red colour options
*. OS: Funtouch OS 4.5 based on Android 8.1
*. Dual SIM: YES
*. RAM: 3GB and 4GB
*. Storage: 32GB and 64GB expandable up to 256GB via micro SD card slot
*. Processor: Octa-core Snapdragon 439 SoC
*. Face Unlock: YES
*. Fingerprint sensor: YES
– Back camera: 13-megapixel sensor with f/2.0 aperture and 2-megapixel sensor with f/2.2 aperture
– Front camera: 8-megapixel selfie sensor with Panorama, beauty, AR shoot, and more
*. Dimension: 155.1 x 75.09 x 8.28mm
*. Weight: 163.5 gram
*. Connectivity: Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, GPS etc
*. Battery: 4,030mAh capacity
Design and Display
The Vivo U1 Android Smartphone comes with impressive structures, and you can find that trending water-drop display notch at the up front, which steadily holds the camera sensor.
It sports a 6.2-inch HD LCD display, with a seamless screen resolution of 720×1520 pixels. The mobile phone screen is moderate in size, but still matches the equated price.
The phone arrives with smaller bezels, which are minimal, but you can still find that slight chin at the bottom of the display, including a dual rear camera setup aligned vertically.
Vivo U1 packs a rear fingerprint sensor scanner, and volume and power buttons on the right edge of the device. It is available in Starry Black, Purple, and Aurora Red colour options.
Camera and Connectivity
The Vivo U1 comes with preferable camera, you can find a single front facing camera lens, for taking mindful selfie shots. And comes with dual camera at the back.
At the back, you can find a dual camera setup, that consists of one primary 13-megapixel sensor with f/2.0 aperture and secondary 2-megapixel sensor with f/2.2 aperture, for in-depth capturing.
However, the dual cameras are aligned vertically. Meanwhile, the front facing camera comes with an 8-megapixel selfie sensor, with some quality camera features, such as Face Unlock, Panorama, beauty, AR shoot, etc.
It features a handful of network and connectivity, which includes dual SIM, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, GPS and much more.
Performance and Battery
Vivo U1 is completely powered by an Octa-core Snapdragon 439 SoC processor. Which is capable of delivering more expected performance for the Smartphone.
Arrives in three different variant, 3GB RAM + 32GB, 3GB RAM + 64GB, and 4GB RAM + 64GB internal storage. Thankfully, they are all expandable up to 256GB via a microSD card slot.
That means, you can store more files, such as applications, documents, games, musics, movies, pictures, wallpapers and many more others.
It runs on the company’s Funtouch OS 4.5 based on Android 8.1 Oreo. Which is of course, an outdated version of the Android OS. But still good for a mid-range phone.
The phone is fueled by a 4030mAh battery capacity, and the company promises an adequate long time experience with the phone on a single charge.
The Vivo U1 3GB RAM + 32GB storage is priced at CNY 799, $120, while the 3GB RAM + 64GB storage goes for CNY 999, $150 and then the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage option, is priced at CNY 1,199, $180.
Fortunately, you can buy any of the variant right now. Because they are already on sale via the Vivo e-Shop in China. An amazing budgeted Smartphone from Vivo.