Vivo S1 Pro: With Trending Diamond-Shaped Quad Camera Setup

Vivo has recently launched the S series Vivo S1 in India which had pretty good reviews and now follows the senior version of it named Vivo S1 pro. It was launched on 4th January 2020 at Rs. 18,990 and it is one of the best smartphones under Rs.20000. Vivo smartphones are generally very stylish which has a sleek design. This S1 Pro has a super AMOLED display panel with a waterdrop notch and with a diamond-shaped camera module. This model comes with a fingerprint sensor too. Added to this S1 pro gets Type-C port USB. So let’s find out if the performance of Vivo S1 pro is as good as it’s style. Is it worth buying???

Dimensions

Height159.3 x 75.2 x 8.7 mm
Weight186.7g
Width75.1mm
Depth8.68mm

Vivo S1 Pro is a mid-range smartphone that is available in three colors, Dreamy White, Jazzy Blue, and Mystic Black. The colors make the phone stylish and it weighs 186.7g which is handy. It has got a slim thickness of 8.68mm. This device comes with an all-screen without a notch where users can enjoy without any disturbance and a motorized selfie camera. It measures 159.3mm height and 75.1mm width. The colors and dimensions provide a unique design with a diamond-shaped camera panel and it is super handy.

Display

Size16.20cm (6.38 inches)
TypeSuper AMOLED display
Resolution1080 x 2340 pixels FHD+
Aspect ratio19:5:9
Screen to body ratio90%
Pixel density404 PPI
Protection glassGlass front, glass back, aluminum frame
TouchscreenCapacitive Touchscreen

As we are concerned at the display, Vivo S1 Pro is built with a Super AMOLED display. Enjoy the 16.20cm (6.38 inches) display with Full HD+ resolution with1080 x 2340 pixels at the aspect ratio of 19:5:9 and 90% screen to body ratio. The pixel density is 404 PPI with a capacitive touchscreen. It is protected by Glass front, glass back, and aluminum frame. These features give you the cinematic visual experience. This device comes with a Flash In-Display Fingerprint Unlock which is new and trendy where you can unlock the phone easily. Vivo S1 Pro supports Always On Display where you can glance at your device whenever you wish to check the notifications or time at a low power consumption. The Diamond-shaped camera design gives the unique look of S1 Pro. The overall display with these features and three colors complete the look and make this device the style icon where users love to buy.

Performance

ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor
CPUOcta-core (4×2.0 GHz Kryo 260 Gold & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 260 Silver)
OSAndroid 9.0 (Pie)
Funtouch 9.2
GPUAdreno 610

Vivo S1 Pro offers a reliable performance with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor and it rests on Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Kryo 260 Gold & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 260 Silver). This smartphone runs the Android 9.0 operating system and you get a Funtouch OS 9.2. It comes along with Adreno 610 GPU which allows you to play games easily. Vivo’s Multi-Turbo protects against most risks and gives you the best or effective performance by responding quickly, increasing key performance, and keeps the device cooler. It has an Ultra Game mode which helps you to block the alerts and notifications and involve yourself in the game without any disturbance. This device comes with a feature, voice changer where you can transform your voice whenever you feel and that brings fun to your gameplay and protects your privacy. It has a dark mode option where you can make it darker for certain apps by activating it automatically between certain times especially at night and enjoy the viewing experience. Looking at the overall performance, Vivo S1 Pro offers a smooth and powerful experience.

Storage

SpecificationsStorage
RAM8GB
Internal memory128GB
Expandable memoryup to 256GB
ROM TechnologyeMMC
Card slotmicroSDXC

Vivi S1 Pro is housed with 8GB RAM which allows your device to access multiple apps without hanging or slowing down. And 128GB of internal memory lets you store more of your favorite photos, videos, games, files, and apps. It is expandable up to 256GB and dedicated with a micro SD card slot. The RAM and ROM allows you to do the task smoothly and delivers better performance.

Camera

Rear camera

Wide-angle primary cameraMegapixels- 48
Aperture- f/1.8
Ultra wide angle cameraMegapixels- 8
Aperture- f/2.2
Macro lensMegapixels- 2
Aperture- f/2.4
Depth sensorMegapixels- 2
Aperture- f/2.4
FlashLED flash
AutofocusYes
Video specifications1080p@30fps
FeaturesLED flash, HDR, Panorama, AI Portrait mode, AI Scene detection (33 categories), 120Degree AI Super Wide-angle Camera, Bokeh, and Shot Re-focus, Super Night Mode, Timer, Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus, Live Photo, Pro, AR Stickers, AI Portrait Framing, AI Scene Identification, Watermark, Video, Ultra-Wide Video, Slo-mo, Time Lapse, Ultra Steady Video

Among other features, Vivo S1 Pro offers an amazing camera setup packed in a diamond-shaped module which is the highlight of the phone. It delivers a 48MP wide-angle primary camera with f/1.8 aperture, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture, a 2MP macro lens with f/2.4 aperture, and a 2 MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. The 48MP camera supports the superlight sensitivity and it delivers clear pictures both day and night. The super night mode allows you to capture pictures and delivers it better. The 8MP ultrawide angle camera expands your frame to 120 degrees and allows you to capture everything you want in a single frame. You can capture tiny wonders with a macro camera at a 4cm range and frame merging algorithm. It comes along with LED flash and autofocus. This device allows you to shoot ultra steady videos easily without any distractions at 1080p@30fps. The phone comes with other features like HDR, Panorama, AI Portrait mode, AI Scene detection (33 categories), 120Degree AI Super Wide-angle Camera, Bokeh, and Shot Re-focus, Super Night Mode, Timer, Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus, Live Photo, Pro, AR Stickers, AI Portrait Framing, AI Scene Identification, Watermark, Video, Ultra-Wide Video, Slo-mo, Time Lapse, Ultra Steady Video.

Front Camera

Front cameraMegapixels- 32MP
Aperture- f/2.0
Pixel size- 1.28┬Ám
Video1080p@30fps
FeaturesHDR, AI Selfie Portrait, AI Face Unlock, filters, video calling, AI Face Beauty, Filters, AI Portrait Lighting, Group Selfie (Panorama), Super Night Selfie, Live Photo, AR Stickers, Watermark, Mirror Selfie

Vivo S1 Pro has a 32MP selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture, allows you to capture your picture and it delivers a clear and beautiful image even if you zoom in. The phone comes with a feature where it can guide you with a pose and with Al Face Beauty you can customize the look and edit the image with the filter option you like. It allows you to shoot videos at 1080p@30fps. The front camera has some features like HDR, AI Selfie Portrait, AI Face Unlock, filters, video calling, AI Face Beauty, Filters, AI Portrait Lighting, Group Selfie (Panorama), Super Night Selfie, Live Photo, AR Stickers, Watermark, Mirror Selfie.

Battery

CapacityLi-Po 4500 mAh battery (Built-in rechargeable battery)
Charging18W Dual-Engine Fast Charging
USB Type-CYes

Vivo S1 Pro houses Li-Po 4500 mAh built-in rechargeable battery which is durable and last longing. The battery supports 18W Dual-Engine Fast charing where you can refill the battery soon and it stays for a long duration. There are features like power-saving mode, low power mode, and normal mode and these allow you to save battery by accessing only a few applications. The battery is charged via USB Type-C port.

Networks and Connectivity

SIM slot2 SIM Slot (nano) + 1 MicroSD Slot
Network4G(Band 40), 3G
BluetoothBluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
WifiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
GPSWith A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
LTEYes
RadioFM radio
USB2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go

Vivo S1 Pro includes connectivity features like Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, GPS, LTE, FM radio, 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go, and headphones. It contains dual nano-SIM card slots that support 3G and 4G networks. 

Other features

ColorsDreamy White, Jazzy Blue, Mystic Black
SensorsAmbient Light Sensor
Proximity Sensor
Electronic Compass
Accelerometer
Fingerprint sensor
Gyroscope
MultimediaLoudspeaker
3.5mm jack
Navigation and positioningGPS
AGPS
Glonass
Galileo
BDS

Vivo S1 Pro comes in three different beautiful colors, Dreamy White, Jazzy Blue, Mystic Black which attracts customers. Sensors like the Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Electronic Compass, Accelerometer, Fingerprint sensor, Gyroscope are available. It has a loudspeaker and a port for 3.5mm headset jack.

Overall,  it is a uniquely designed phone, the performance is decent where the battery lasts for a long time, the image quality is decent but it gets slow and hot while a long time gaming. But this smartphone is worth for the price starting at Rs.18990

Vivo S1 Pro FAQ’s:

What S1 Vivo S1 Pro price in India?

Vivo S1 Pro starts from Rs. 18,990 for 8GB RAM|128GB internal storage.

Does Vivo S1 Pro support 5G network?

No, Vivo S1 Pro doesn’t support 5G network.

What chipset is used in Vivo S1 Pro?

Vivo S1 Pro is equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor.

When was Vivo S1 Pro launched in India?

Vivo S1 Pro was launched on 4th January 2020.

Does Vivo S1 Pro supports FM Radio?

Yes, Vivo S1 Pro supports FM Radio.