|Vivo V5 Lands in the Philippines for Php12,990; Boast 20MP "Perfect Selfie" Camera|
Last night, Vivo Philippines officially joined the war for the ultimate selfie smartphone, and if megapixel count is the only basis, their offering is a clear winner - the Vivo V5.
The Vivo V5 is the world's first Android phone to sport a massive 20-megapixel front camera, highest resolution available to date! The selfie shooter is co-developed with Sony and uses one their powerful sensor, which is the IMX376. It also has an f/2.0 aperture, its own LED flash and a beautification app that allows users to take their perfect selfies. Meanwhile, the main snapper mounted on the back is equipped with 13MP module with phase-detection auto focus and accompanied by an LED flash.
In terms of processing muscles, this 5.5-inch dual SIM handset got an octa core processor clocked up to 1.5GHz coupled with a huge 4GB of RAM and ample 32GB of expandable storage. Other notable specs are High Fidelity audio brought by AKM AK4376 DAC, fast fingerprint sensor embedded on the home button, 3000mAh battery and runs on Fun Touch OS 2.6 based on Android Marshmallow.
It has a retail price tag of Php12,990, which is exactly the same with its direct competitor, OPPO F1s. It is now up for pre-order, wherein buyers who will reserve their units will get free Vivo Speakers, Vivo Selfie Stick and Vivo-branded phone stent. It will be available starting November 26 in all Vivo stores, dealers as well as online through Argomall.
Vivo V5 Specifications:
- Dual SIM, dual standby, supports LTE connectivity
- 5.5-inch IPS capacitive HD (1280x720) touchscreen display, Corning Gorilla Glass protection
- Dimensions: 153.8mm x 75.5mm x7.6mm
- Weight: 154 grams
- Android 6.0 Marshamallow with Fun Touch OS 2.6
- 64-bit octa core CPU Cortex-A53 (4x1.5GHz + 4x1.0GHz), ARM Mali-T860MP2 GPU, MediaTek MT6750 chipset
- 4GB of RAM
- 32GB internal storage, expandable up to 128GB via micro SD, uses SIM 2 slot
- 13MP PDAF main camera with LED flash, 1080p video recording
- 20MP f/2.0 Sony IMX376 secondary camera with LED flash
- Multimedia player
- Hi-Fi audio, AKM AK4376 DAC
- FM Radio
- 3.5mm audio jack
- GPS with A-GPS and GLONASS
- WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
- Micro USB 2.0 with OTG
- Bluetooth v4.0
- Sensor: fingerprint, accelerometer, light, proximity, compass
- Battery: 3000mAh Li-Ion, non-removable
- Colors: crown gold, rose gold
- Price: Php12,990