Priced at INR 22,990, the device will be available from 2nd April onwards
Vivo, the global premium smartphone brand, today launched Vivo V9, its first flagship smartphone with dual rear camera in India. The latest smartphone sports dual rear camera of 16MP + 5MP, path-breaking features such as 19:9 FullView™ display 2.0 and the industry’s highest screen-to-body ratio of 90%. Designed for the millennials seeking the best smartphone experience, Vivo V9 is a perfect combination of classic design and innovative features.
Priced at INR 22,990, the smartphone will be available in Champagne Gold and Pearl Black colour across all offline stores from 2nd April, 2018 and can be pre-booked in all retail stores, on Vivo E-store, Flipkart, Amazon and Paytm Mall.
Commenting on the launch, Kent Cheng, CEO, Vivo India said, “With the class-leading design and camera capabilities of Vivo V9, we have once again delivered a product that is high on innovation and quality. We are confident that our latest flagship will set new benchmarks in the smartphone industry and further solidify our leadership position in the market.”
Vivo V9 Specifications & Features
The Vivo V9 bears a dual slim slot (Micro+Nano) and runs Funtouch OS 4.0 based on Android 8.1 Oreo. The Vivo V9 sports a 6.3-inch Full HD+ 19:9 full view display 2.0 and an impressive 90% screen-to-body ratio represents a sleek and futuristic style. The bezels on the smartphone are kept at a bare minimum of just 1.75 mm that makes V9 compact in design as a traditional 5.5-inch phone but offers an incredible 6.3-inch display. Vivo V9 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 626 SoC and comes with 4GB of RAM (DDR3).
The Vivo V9 provides exceptional photography experience with the help of dual rear cameras (16MP + 5MP). The rear camera setup offers users’ brighter and sharper images including a Bokeh mode. The rear camera also offers a host of other features such as Ultra HD, Slo-mo, Live Photos, Retina Flash, AR Sticker. The F2.0 aperture along with LED flash allows for more light to deliver high quality images even in low-light conditions. The revolutionary V9 also features a 24MP selfie camera, which uses AI Face Beauty to deliver astonishingly clear, beautiful selfies. The front camera also comes with Gender detection, AR Stickers, Face beauty video call, Camera Filter, HDR and Portrait lighting effect providing enough options for users to experiment with selfies. Vivo V9 comes with 64GB of inbuilt storage with the option to expand further via a microSD slot (up to 256GB).
The Vivo V9 enhances the experience for gaming enthusiasts with the new ‘Game Mode’. The feature allows users to block all interruptions such as messages, calls and alerts, thereby providing an uninterrupted gaming experience. Alternatively, one can change the settings to display phone calls from designated contacts only and choose to respond by swiping up on the screen.
Vivo V9 connectivity options includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.2, 3.5mm Headphone Jack, and GPS/ A-GPS. The Vivo V9 houses a 3260mAh non-removable battery. The Smartphone measures 154.81×75.03×7.99mm and weighs 150 grams.
Pre Booking Offers
The device will be available for pre-booking from 23rd March with attractive offers across all offline stores in India and e-commerce platforms such as Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm Mall & Vivo’s official E-store.
Customers who book the phone online through Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm Mall and Vivo’s official E-store from 23rd March to 2nd April 2018 are eligible for One Time Screen Replacement for V9, in case of any accidental damage to the display. Additionally, consumers can avail discount of INR 2,000 if the smartphone is bought under an exchange policy. For customers buying the phone on EMI, the partner e-commerce platform will offer no cost EMI for up to 12 months.