Vivo recently launched the X27 and X27 Pro smartphones in China, and now, the company has debuted one more smartphone in the new S-series. Called Vivo S1, the smartphone has gone official and will be available to purchase starting April 1 in China. The Vivo smartphone is priced at RMB 2,298 (approximately Rs 23,600). However, there is no word on when it will be launched in India. Also Read - Vivo V20 SE could launch at Rs 20,999 in India, suggests Reliance Digital listingAlso Read - Vivo may replace Funtouch OS with Origin OS on its phones
Highlights of the smartphone include triple rear cameras, and a full screen display without any notch. Instead, the smartphone comes with a pop-up selfie snapper which only elevates from the chassis when you want to click selfies or make video calling. Here s everything you need to know about the Vivo S1. Also Read - iQOO U1x unveiled in China: 5000mAh battery, Snapdragon 662 and more
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Vivo S1 specifications and features
The smartphone flaunts a 6.53-inch IPS LCD display that runs at full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2340pixels. It has a screen to body ratio of 90.95 percent, and screen aspect ratio of 19.5:9. Under the hood is a Helio P70 SoC paired with 6GB of RAM and 128GB storage. A microSD card slot for expandable storage is also present.
Talking about triple rear cameras, you get a primary 12-megapixel sensor (f/1.7 aperture) + a secondary wide-angle lens of 8-megapixel resolution (f/2.2) + a 5-megapixel dedicated depth sensor. Up front is a 24-megapixel selfie snapper and it can identify 103 basic facial features to let you capture high-resolution photos.
The Vivo S1 is fuelled by a 3,940mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging. On the software front, the smartphone runs on Android Pie OS with FunTouch OS 9 on top. There is also a dedicated AI button to summon the company s Jovi voice assistant. Connectivity options on the smartphone include dual SIM card slots, 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth, GPS, and Wi-Fi 802.11ac.