The Chinese smartphone maker, Vivo, has revolutionized the smartphone selfie experience with their latest smartphone Vivo V5 Plus. With their first-ever smartphone with 20MP front dual-camera setup, the company is all set to acquire the selfie-crazy customers across India. This is not the first time that Vivo has planned to attract the selfie-crazy consumers in India. It has come up with smartphones like Vivo V3 Max with 8MP front camera & Vivo X5Pro with 8MP front camera in the past. The reason we started with its front camera feature is because of the fact that this may be phone’s highlight feature which will attract a lot of customers. Lets see the other features of the smartphone
Vivo V5 Plus Design & Display
Talking about it’s design, you may get a feel that you are holding an Iphone 7 when you hold this phone. Its premium look will definitely make you show off this phone in public and praise before friends. It sports a 5.5 inch full-HD (1080px1920p) display and the quality of the display is awesome. Overall, you will be satisfied with its display quality although the colors seems slightly oversaturated. It measures 152.8×74.00×7.26mm and it weighs only 158.6g. The power and volume buttons are located on its right for conveniently performing Restart and Increase/Decrease volume respectively. Vivo V5 Plus has Micro USB port along with speaker grille and a 3.5mm audio jack.
Vivo V5 Plus Camera
Well, this is the best part of the phone that we can’t wait to speak about. It’s dual (20MP + 8MP sensors) front camera. The Sony IMX376 1/2.78 inch sensor and an f/2.0 aperture and 5P lens system with the 8MP sensor will help in giving a detailed picture. The users have the ease to adjust the area of focus for the effect after the picture is clicked. Overall, we found the front camera of Vivo V5 Plus extremely capable of satisfying your beautiful selfie-taking need. Not just the front camera but even the rear camera with 16MP resolution with LED embedded will give a detailed information of a view even in the night. The rear camera, unlike in other smartphones, is placed in the top-left corner of the back of the phone. The pictures taken with the rear camera have good color balance and the quality is high definition. Additionally, hardly any dissatisfaction in the low light area since the LED located around the 16MP rear camera makes the picture quality uncompromised.
Vivo V5 Plus Software & Other Specifications
The Vivo V5 Plus runs on Funtouch OS 3.0 and supports Android 6.0 marshmallow. Its User Interface has some signs of Iphone UI and performance wise, it didn’t disappoint us. No lag even in transition animations since it is powered by a 2.0 GHz octa-core Snapdragon 625 SoC coupled with 4GB RAM. Talking about the storage capacity, the Vivo V5 Plus comes with 64GB ROM (in-built Memory) and isn’t expandable.
With regards to connectivity, it supports Dual Sim (Nano Sim (4G LTE) + Nano Sim (4G LTE)) and offers Wi-fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. With all this, you don’t have to worry about Battery Power Capacity. It has a 3055 mAh Non-Removable battery and supports Turbo Charging. In terms of sound quality, the phone has good sound quality but nothing more than ordinary.
Ajanta Tech News’ Verdict
Vivo V5 Plus is a ‘Must-Buy’ smartphone in its price category (Rs. 27, 980). Ajanta News (Tech Division) would recommend Vivo V5 Plus to Selfie-Crazy Customers and Game Lovers.