The Chinese Smartphone manufacturer, Vivo has officially unveiled their new Vivo V9 smartphone. The company has unveiled this phone in Thailand ahead of its launch in India on March 23rd. We have seen a few leaks regarding the specs and features of this device earlier, however, the phone has been announced officially today and we have the full list of its specifications with us.
Vivo is known for their Selfie-Centric smartphones and this new Vivo V9 is also a new Selfie-Centric smartphone from the company. The new Vivo V9 smartphone comes with a 24 Megapixel of selfie shooter camera which comes with Artificial Intelligence Technology and AI Beauty feature. On the back, the device sports a dual cameras of 16 Megapixel + 5 Megapixel. Both the cameras come with AI-bolstered portrait mode which uses the AI technology to get you the best of photographs out of the device.
The new Vivo V9 smartphone sports a 6.3 Inch IPS LCD with an aspect ratio of 19:9. The device looks handy and taller which adds more premium look. The phone comes with a top notch as it’s a fullView display and nearly no bezels. The device carries the same display of the newly announced, X21 smartphone from the same company.
Furthermore, the device is powered by a Snapdragon 626 chipset. It comes with 4GB of RAM and has a 64GB of Internal Storage memory as built-in memory on the device. You can expand the memory of this phone by using an external microSD card. The device supports memory expansion upto 256GB.
The device runs on a latest Android Operating System i.e. Android 8.1 Oreo with company’s own customUI designed for the latest Oreo version. You will be able to customise the device as per your requirements and can change the entire UI of the device.
If we talk about the other photography enhancements, the device also supports Natural Light, Studio Light, Stereo Light and Monochrome Background scenes while capturing the photos from the device.
Other advanced features are, Physical Fingerprint Scanner which is located at the back panel of the device just like every other smartphones. Vivo has also pushed the Facial Recognition feature on this phone which helps users to unlock the device using their Face. The feature reads facial expressions of the user and can help them to keep their device more secured. This feature on the Vivo V9 is called AI Face Access. The feature will work exactly the same like Apple’s own Face ID feature on the iPhone X. You will also be able to disable this feature when not in use.
Other handful of new features which are packed on this phone are, AR Stickers and Face Beauty Mode on the Selfie Camera. It recognises age, sex, skin tone, texture and can adjusts itself to get you the best of photographs. Additionally, Vivo also offers Karaoke Mode which helps you to enhance your music experience by singing along with the music of your favourite tracks.
On the connectivity front, the device comes with 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, and Micro-USB, FM Radio with USB OTG support. The device is backed up by a 3,260 mAh of battery capacity. The device measures 154.81×75.03×7.89mm and weighs 150 grams.
Sadly, there is no any further information about the phone’s pricing and its availability available at this point of time. However, we can expect this phone to be launched in various parts of the world by the end of this current month. The device will soon be available in the market for purchase as the company will announced additional information about its availability in various markets around the world very soon. We all have to wait for a couple of more days to know the availability of this phone as well as the pricing.