The Vivo V15 Pro has been launched in India with 32-megapixel image sensor, triple rear camera sensor, Ultra FullView Display panel, in-display fingerprint sensor and a Snapdragon 675 AIE SoC.
Actually, the Vivo V15 Pro just the new real beast Smartphone, and the company hinted that the Smartphone will definitely go on sale in the first week of March.
Of course, it is not just a notch-less Smartphone, its still doesn’t arrive with the trending Samsung’s pin-hole display, that punches a hole at the front screen display.
Actually Vivo was one of the best mobile companies in 2018, and the V15 Pro is just the first mid-range Smartphone from the company in 2019 with high-end features.
Vivo V15 Pro Specs
*. Display: 6.39-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) Ultra FullView Display, a Super AMOLED panel.
*. Design: Spectrum Ripple
*. Colors: Topaz Blue and Ruby Red
*. Fingerprint sensor: fifth-generation in-display Fingerprint sensor
*. Network and Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB port, dual-SIM (Nano), and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
*. OS: Funtouch OS 9 based on Android 9.0 Pie OS
– Front camera: 32-megapixel pop-up selfie sensor
– Back cameras: f/1.8 48-megapixel main sensor, an f/2.2 8-megapixel wide-angle camera, and a 5-megapixel depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture
*. Face Unlock: YES
*. Processor: Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 AIE SoC 8-core processor
*. RAM: 6GB or 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM
*. Storage: 128GB of internal storage, but it is expandable up to 256GB via micro SD card slot
*. Battery: 3,700mAh capacity, which supports Dual-Engine fast charging technology
Design and Display
The Vivo V15 Pro Smartphone has finally been launched in the world most populous country, India. And it arrives with pop-up technology, that motorizes the selfie camera.
Vivo V15 Pro is an Android powered Smartphone that arrives with a large 6.39-inch Full-HD+ Ultra FullView Display, a Super AMOLED panel with an amazing screen resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels.
The newly launched mobile handset did not come with notch display at the up front, basically making it another notch-less Smartphone in the market.
Apart from the notch display, the mobile still did not come with any pin-hole display. Instead, to gain its formidable screen display, the handset arrives with pop-up camera.
Pop-up cameras has now been a thing in the technology world, and it is used to gain 91.64% screen-to-body-ratio and to decreases the bezels and borders surrounding the phone screen.
Design looks impeccable, and the colors are gradient. The phone is not just another gimmicks, but the Vivo V-series are going a notch further than expected.
The smartphone comes with a Spectrum Ripple Design, and available in Topaz Blue and Ruby Red colour options. And you won’t find the rear mounted fingerprint sensor, because it debuts with on-screen fingerprint sensor scanner.
It is the fifth-generation in-display Fingerprint sensor, and the company boasted that it has a higher fingerprint pixel density. And much more preferable than its previous generation.
Camera and Connectivity
The Vivo V15 Pro arrives with a pop-up selfie camera, which is not bad for a mid-range Smartphone. But comes with a triple camera lens setup at the back.
At the front, the Vivo V15 Pro comes with a stupendous 32-megapixel camera sensor, which is fairly housed by the pop-up camera module.
However, the front facing pop-up selfie camera on the Vivo V15 Pro, has a better pixel-binning 8-megapixels improvement than the 5-megapixel unit in the Nex S.
While at the back, the Vivo V15 Pro packs an awesome triple camera setup, which consists of a f/1.8 48-megapixel main sensor, an f/2.2 8-megapixel wide-angle camera, and a 5-megapixel depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture.
It is worth mentioning that by default, the front camera runs at 8 megapixels to increase light gathering, while the rear camera runs at 12-megapixels.
The 48-megapixels is just the main lens here, that takes the actual shots at the back. While the 8-megapixels is the Super Wide-Angle sensor with AI.
And as usual, the other 5-megapixel remains as the depth sensor with an f/2.4 aperture. However, all the cameras at the back supports features such as AI Body Shaping, AI Super Night Scene, AI Super Wide-Angle Camera, and AI Body Shaping, AI Portrait Lighting, and AI Face Beauty.
For the network and connectivity, the mobile phone handset packs some network and connectivity, which includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB port, dual-SIM (Nano), and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
It is just obvious, but the V15 Pro comes with Micro USB connectivity, instead of the USB Type C port, which is just weird option for a new modern Smartphone.
Performance and Battery
The Vivo V15 Pro is powered by an Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 AIE SoC 8-core processor, coupled with 6GB or 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM.
Literally, the V15 Pro is not an high-end Smartphone but sure packs some clean specs on the paper. The processor will boasts the performance of the phone.
And there is the large 6GB or 8GB of RAM, which will bring the phone’s switching of apps at a mesmerizing look. And will definitely supports the processor for a seamless performance.
Comes with 128GB of internal storage, but it is expandable up to 256GB via micro SD card slot. Allowing you to store more files such as photos, games, application and many more.
Vivo having made some portable budgeted gaming phones, they added the Game Mode 5.0 support. This provides amazing game performance and significantly reduces the number of dropped frames.
It packs a 3,700mAh battery capacity, which supports Dual-Engine fast charging technology. And the company said that the phone can charge from 0 to 24 percent in 15 minutes.
The Vivo V15 Pro runs on Funtouch OS 9 based on Android 9.0 Pie OS out of the box. Of course, it is the latest Android OS, but will soon be outdated by the upcoming Android Q.
Price of Vivo V15 Pro
However, the Vivo V15 Pro was actually launched in Indian, and it has a starting price of Rs 28,990, which is around $400.
For interested buyers, you can pre-order the phone right now, February 20, and will start hitting the shelves starting March 6.
The phone can be purchased from Amazon.in, Flipkart, Paytm Mall, Snapdeal, and Vivo India online store as well as a list of offline retailers.
However, Vivo ensured that the Google Assistant and Jovi share the Smart Button. And it works perfectly, where one press summons the Assistant, two presses launch Jovi Image Recognizer.