• Vivo V5Plus: World’s First 20 MP Dual Front Camera Smartphone

    Today (23/Jan/2017) Vivo has launched world’s smartphone Vivo V5Plus with dual front selfie camera setup. Vivo V5Plus price in India is Rs  Rs. 27,980 with good specs. Vivo V5Plus is the enhanced version of last year launched Vivo V5 smartphone that was also a selfie-centric smartphone along moonlight flash. The Vivo V5Plus has 20MP + 8MP dual front camera along moonlight flash.  The great thing is that now you can create a depth of field effect while creating sharp and beautiful selfies. It is Full HD camera that has an add-on feature called Bokeh effect to add blur background effect to your pictures digitally if it required. The front camera is also capable of shooting Full HD videos.

    Also, the Vivo V5plus rear camera is not underestimated by the Vivo, the rear camera is 16 Megapixel and can shoot 4K videos at the frame rate of 30fps.

    About the software part, the Vivo V5Plus runs on a upraded version of  Funtouch OS 3.0 Operating System based on Android 6.0. For multitasking, the phone has a 4GB RAM and an ample amount of 64GB ROM for storing your valuable content. The Vivo V5Plus processor embeds in the phone is Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 Octa-core CPU.

    If you talk about the face of Vivo V5Plus then at the front side, the Vivo V5Plus features a 13.87cm (5.5) FHD display, with curved edges and ultra-narrow bezels for a more comfortable touch. The good thing is that Vivo has given the fifth generation Corning Gorilla glass 5 to give better protection to screen.

    Vivo V5Plus dual selfie camera

    Under V5 Plus slender body, Vivo has packed it with 3055mAh battery along twin-engine charging technology that offers a faster charging.

    We have heard the sound of Vivo V5plus at the launch event and really it is awesome. It has custom Built Hi-Fi Audio Chip for the Discerning Audiophile. Music lovers can enjoy every beat of music they played on V5 Plus with the custom-built AK4376 Hi-Fi audio chip that provides a signal-to-noise ratio experience of up to 115dB. To unlock the screen Vivo V5plus mounted a fingerprint sensor at the front side that also can use to unlock the apps.


    Vivo V5Plus Full Detailed specifications


    • Device Type
    • Price
      Rs 27,980
    • Model
      Vivo V5plus
    • Released
      January 2017


    • Type Design Type called form factor refers to a mobile phone's size, shape, and style as well as the layout and position of major components of phone. There are three major form factors seen in mobile phones => bar phones, folding phones and sliding phones.
    • Dimensions
      152.6 x 74 x 7.3 mm
    • Weight
      158.6 g
    • Colors
      Gold, Gray
    • Waterproof


    • Display Type Display Technology => A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor)
      IPS LCD
    • Size
      5.5 Inches
    • Resolution
      1080 x 1920 pixels
    • Display Colors Display Colors is refers to the number of different shades of colors that the screen is capable of displaying => 64K colors, 256K colors and 16 million colors, Obviously 16M is highest available range of colors and better than others.
      16M colors
    • Pixel Density Pixel Density (PPI) is refers to the concentration of pixels on a particular display, measured in pixels per inch (ppi). Pixel density is calculated by dividing the diagonal pixel resolution of a display by its diagonal size, higher pixel density better display quality.
      401 ppi
    • Touch Screen
      Yes, Multitouch
    • Display Protection Display Protection => Gorilla Glass is a special alkali-aluminosilicate glass shield with exceptional damage resistance that helps protect mobile displays from scratches, drops, and bumps of everyday use, It is always better to go for a smartphone with Gorilla Glass for that added protection and peace of mind.
      Corning Gorilla Glass 5


    • Primary Camera is able to capture photographs and usually videos, The most important characteristics of a camera are the resolution (measured in megapixels), lens focus type (fixed or automatic), higher megapixel cameras are known to capture higher quality photos, but not always a good measurement of the photos quality.
      16 MP
    • Video
    • Camera Features
      Phase detection autofocus, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR, slow motion
    • Flash Flash Light => There is commonly two types of flash lights are used in camera mobile phones, LED Flash (LED flash offers lower power consumption with drive circuitry that takes up very little room, LEDs can be strobed faster than any other light source), Xenon Flash (xenon flash produces an extremely intense full-spectrum white light for a very short duration)
      LED flash
    • Secondary
      Dual 20 MP + 8 MP, 1080p
    • Front flash


    • 2G Network
      Yes, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
    • 3G Network
      Yes, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
    • 4G Network
      Yes, LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 40(2300)
    • SIM SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) is a small card that contains mobile network subscriber's account information. This allows the phone using the card to attach to a mobile network. The SIM card is most commonly associated with GSM and UMTS mobile networks. Moving a SIM card from one phone to another allows a subscriber to switch mobile phones without having to contact their mobile network carrier. SIM cards can also be used by a phone to store limited amounts of data, such as phone numbers and text messages.
    • Dual SIM


    • GPRS GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) is a packet oriented mobile data service on the 2G and 3G cellular communication system's global system for mobile communications (GSM), Generally, GPRS is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.
    • EDGE EDGE (Enhanced Data GSM Environment) is a wireless network technology generally considered the next step in the 2G network offers data transfer rates up to four times faster than ordinary GSM networks, Generally, EDGE is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.
    • Speed
      HSPA, LTE
    • Web Browser Web Browser => a web browser is a software application used to locate, retrieve and display content on the World Wide Web, including Web pages, images, video and other files, The primary function of a web browser is to render HTML, the code used to design or markup webpages.


    • Operating System OS => Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device.
      Android OS, v6.0
    • User Interface UI or user interface of a device is the look and feel of the on-screen menu system. How it works, its color scheme, how it responds to button presses, all of these things are part of the user interface.
      Funtouch OS 3.0


    • Chipset Chipset is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming.
      Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625
    • CPU CPU (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone.
      Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
    • GPU GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion.
      Adreno 506
    • RAM (Memory) RAM (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices.
      4 GB
    • Internal Storage Internal Storage is a data storage space (flash memory) mostly used in smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices where operating system, apps, music, photos, videos, files and other user data Is stored.
      64 GB
    • Card Slot Memory Card Slot is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras.
    • Sensors Sensors are electronic components that detects and responds to some type of input from the physical environment. The specific input could be light, heat, motion, moisture, pressure and location, The output is generally a signal that is converted to use in computing systems, a location sensor, such as a GPS receiver is able to detect current location of your electronic device.
      Front mounted fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass


    • Audio Playback
      MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
    • Video Playback
      MP4/H.264 player
    • FM Radio
    • Alert Types
    • Ring Tones
      MP3, WAV ringtones
    • Loudspeaker


    • Bluetooth Bluetooth is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices.
      Yes, v4.1, A2DP, LE
    • Infrared Infrared connectivity is an old wireless technology used to connect two electronic devices. It uses a beam of infrared light to transmit information and so requires direct line of sight and operates only at close range.
    • Wi-fi Wi-Fi is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world.
      Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
    • Wi-fi Hotspot
    • USB
      microUSB v2.0, USB On-The-Go, Fast charging
    • NFC NFC (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.
    • HDMI HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is a compact audio/video interface for transferring uncompressed video data and compressed or uncompressed digital audio data from a HDMI-compliant source device to a compatible computer monitor, video projector, digital television, or digital audio device.
    • Headphone Jack
      Yes, 3.5mm


    • SMS SMS (Short Messaging Service) is a text messaging service component of phone, Web, or mobile communication systems. It uses standardized communications protocols to allow mobile phone devices to exchange short text messages over the networks.
      Yes (threaded view)
    • MMS MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service) is a standard way to send messages that include multimedia content (audio clips, video clips and images) to and from mobile phones over wireless networks using the WAP protocol.
    • Email Email (Electronic Mail) is a system for receiving, sending, and storing electronic messages, Similar to a letter, email is text messages that may contain files, images, or other attachments sent via the internet to a recipient by using applications and software prograps. An email address is required to receive email, and that address is unique to the user.
      Email + Push Mail
    • IM IM (Instant Messaging) is an exchange of text messages through a software application, it enable you to create a kind of private chat room with another individual in order to communicate in real time over the Internet.


    • Battery Type Battery Type => Cell phones run on various kinds of batteries depending on the manufacturer, phone size or shape and features. There are basically four types of cell phone batteries => Lithium Polymer, Lithium Ion, Nickel Metal Hydride and Nickel Cadmium.
      Li-Ion (Lithium Ion)
    • Capacity Battery Capacity is a measure (typically in Amp-hr) of the charge stored by the battery, and is determined by the mass of active material contained in the battery. The battery capacity represents the maximum amount of energy that can be extracted from the battery under certain conditions.
      3055 mAh
    • Placement
      Fixed, Non-removable

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