Vivo V5s Selfie-Focused Smartphone India Launch Event Set For April 27

Vivo Mobile India is planning to introduce a brand new selfie-focused smartphone in its V5 series. It is the successor to the now available and very hyped smartphone V5 and V5 Plus.

It seems like the Chinese company is looking to announce the Vivo V5s smartphone in India on April 27, according to the official invites. Much like the previous models, V5s is also being launched as a fully selfie-centric smartphone.


The recent details reportedly speaks about the Vivo V5s, going to feature a lot of the same design elements and hardware key features as the V5. The V5s is expected to come with a metal unibody design, 5.5-inch HD display and 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass on top.

Other additions to include on the V5s should be the same MediaTek MT6750 chipset with 4GB of RAM under-the-hood like V5 smartphone. Launching with the hashtag #PerfectSelfie, the Vivo V5s will bring the front camera, which is expected to be of 20-megapixel Sony IMX376 sensor with f/2.0 aperture and LED flash. On the back, the same smartphone V5s is also touted to sport a 13-megapixel camera with PDAF, f/2.2 aperture.

Battery package you can expect is of 3000mAh capacity on V5s smartphone, which measures 153.8×75.5×7.55mm and weigh 154 grams.  Of course, the Vivo V5s is a dual-SIM smartphone supports 64GB of internal storage, which is further expandable via microSD slot (up to 128GB).

The Octa-Core powered Vivo V5s will run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow based on FunTouchOS 2.6 custom skin. Connectivity options includes support for 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, 3.5mm port, and a Micro-USB 2.0 port. It also has a fingerprint scanner, AK4376 Hi-Fi audio chip, too.

As per the pricing information, the reports suggests Vivo could place the device at Rs. 18,990. Based on the invite, the Vivo V5s should be available in Matte Black color option. Retailer OnlyMobiles listing shows Space Grey, Gold and Rose Gold colors as well.

Those interested in buying Vivo V5 Plus special IPL Limited Edition in Matte Black can head over to this link here. Rest of the Vivo V5s information will be announced next Thursday. Stay tuned for more!

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