Chinese brands are slowly becoming more popular among the customers and one such brand is the Vivo. Vivo is known for its series of “affordable smartphones” which is preferred more by our Indian customers. Vivo smartphones are famous for their unique pop-up camera feature. So Vivo has now launched the new Vivo V15 Pro with the pop-up camera mechanism including a fingerprint sensor and triple rear cameras. It has some powerful and interesting features too. It has been released in India on 6th March 2019 at a price of Rs.19,990. This smartphone is one of the best smartphones under 20,000.
While all this sounds good, let us see if the performance of Vivo V15 Pro is good!!! Let’s get started.
|Colors||Topaz Blue, Ruby Red|
|Dimensions||Height||157.3 x 74.7 x 8.2 mm|
|Type||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen|
|Resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels|
|Screen to body ratio||91.64%|
|Pixel density||404 PPI|
|Protection glass||Glass front, plastic back, plastic frame|
|Performance||Chipset||Qualcomm SDM675 Snapdragon 675 (11 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (2×2.0 GHz Kryo 460 Gold & 6×1.7 GHz Kryo 460 Silver)|
|OS||Android 9.0 (Pie)|
|Storage||RAM||6 GB/ 8 GB|
|Expandable memory||up to 256 GB|
|Rear Camera||Wide-angle primary camera||Megapixels- 48|
|Ultra wide angle camera||Megapixels- 8|
|Depth sensor||Megapixels- 5|
|Features||HDR, Panorama, AI Portrait mode, AI body shaping, 120Degree AI Super Wide-angle Camera, Bokeh, Al Super Night Mode, Timer, Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus, Live Photo, Pro, AI Portrait Framing, Video, Ultra-Wide Video, Slo-mo, Time Lapse, Ultra Steady Video|
|Front camera||Selfie camera||Megapixel- 32 ( motorized pop-up)|
|Features||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||Capacity||Li-Po 3700 mAh(non-removable battery)|
|Networks and connectivity||SIM slot||2 SIM Slot (nano) + 1 MicroSD Slot|
|Network Type||4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G|
|Wifi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
3.5 mm headphone jack
|Sensors||Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass, Ambient light sensor|
Vivo V15 Pro measures 157.3 mm height, and 74.7 mm width which is a super handy and stylish smartphone. This device is available in two different dazzling color variants, Topaz Blue, and Ruby Red which dance across different angles. The colors make the phone look rich and genuine. It weighs 185g which is the balanced weight and you will not struggle while holding it. It has got a slim and sleek thickness of about 8.2 mm. It has a good grip while holding it and attracts the people to buy.
The Vivo V15 Pro comes with ultra full view 6.39 inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display and it is made up of advanced E2 luminescent materials which gives awe-inspiring visual design. It has a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels with 404 PPI, an aspect ratio of 19:5:9, screen to body ratio of 91.64% where the users can watch the videos or movies on the bigger screen, the color contrast of 10,000,000:1, low power consumption, and ultra-high color saturation bringing out the vivid and immersive experience while playing games and streaming services. It supports Always On Display where you can take a look whenever you wish to check the alerts or time at a low power consumption and this feature adds compelling attractiveness to the phone. It comes along with improved In-Display fingerprint scanning technology with more sophisticated algorithms and high fingerprint pixel density which allows for a more stylish, faster, and secured unlocking experience. Vivo V15 Pro is coated with glass front, plastic back, a plastic frame that protects from scratches and additional spills. As a result, the display works excellent for this budget.
Vivo V15 Pro is equipped with Qualcomm SDM675 Snapdragon 675 processor which rests on Octa-core (2×2.0 GHz Kryo 460 Gold & 6×1.7 GHz Kryo 460 Silver). It delivers more powerful flagship-standard performance at a low power consumption. It runs on Funtouch OS 9 based on the Android 9 operating system. It runs all the applications, play games, browse and do everything without any struggle and you don’t have to worry about heating issues. It comes along with Adreno 612 GPU which allows you to play games leisurely. Game mode 5.0 allows you to play games smoothly without any inconvenience. Looking at the overall performance, it works well for this price.
Vivo V15 Pro comes with 6 GB/ 8GB RAM which allows the phone to access multiple applications without slowing down. And it 128 GB of internal memory where you can store applications, games, photos, videos, files, etc. The memory can be expanded up to 256 GB with a dedicated micro SD card slot. These make your device to transfer files fast and deliver better performance.
The Vivo V15 Pro is built with an Al triple camera setup which has 48 MP wide-angle camera with f/1.8 aperture, 8 MP ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture, and a 5 MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. It has been upgraded from Al body shaping to Al portrait lighting which gives powerful photos. The 48 MP camera features 0.8μm large pixel size and 1/2.25-inch sensor. Vivo V15 comes with a new technology ‘four in one pixel’ which combines four adjacent pixels into one large pixel (1.6μm), and it delivers excellent quality 12 MP photo providing clear night shots. It comes with Al super night mode which gives a better picture in the night and instantly captures multiple photos at different exposures and combines them to improve the clarity and brightness. The 8MP ultrawide angle camera expands your frame to 120 degrees where you can capture more people in one shot, and you can click stunning pictures from a wider perspective. The rear camera features Al body shaping where you can adjust according to your wish and you can enjoy editing the pictures. It has an LED flash and autofocus. It allows you to shoot videos at 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps. It includes features like HDR, Panorama, AI Portrait mode, AI body shaping, 120Degree AI Super Wide-angle Camera, Bokeh, Al Super Night Mode, Timer, Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus, Live Photo, Pro, AI Portrait Framing, Video, Ultra-Wide Video, Slo-mo, Time Lapse, Ultra Steady Video.
Among other features, Vivo V15 Pro offers a new trending motorized pop-up camera design that captures selfies with unrivaled clarity. It has 32 MP selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture. It comes with a screen flash and allows you to take video at 1080p@30fps. It also gives amazing beautification features where you can edit your pictures as you wish. You can click perfect selfies and post them right away on social media. It includes 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.
Vivo V15 packs a Li-Po 3700 mAh non-removable battery. It has 18W Dual Engine fast charging where you can charge up to 24% in just 15 minutes and don’t have to carry the power bank with you all the time. There are features like power-saving mode, low power mode, and normal mode which allows us to save battery by accessing only a few devices.
Networks and Connectivity
Vivo V15 Pro includes connectivity features like Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, NFC, GPS, LTE, FM radio, micro USB 2.0. It has two SIM slots and one micro SD card. It accesses only a nano-SIM card and supports 4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G networks.
Vivo V15 Pro has a loudspeaker that performs well and a 3.5 mm headphone jack at the bottom of the device. Sensors like Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass, Ambient light sensor are available.
Looking at the overall performance, Vivo V15 Pro has included many features with an affordable price tag. Selfie lovers would prefer this for the new pop up camera of Vivo. The Micro USB is out of trend now. It has an impressive display too. The octa-core Snapdragon 675 SoC processor enables the users to play games smoothly. The battery 3700mAh is powerful.
Vivo has proved good in the camera field and it has delivered a decent performance in the other fields too for the quoted price. This smartphone will definitely grasp the attention of users.
Vivo V15 Pro FAQ’s:
What is the price of Vivo V15 Pro in India?
Vivo V15 Pro price starts from Rs. 19,990 for the base variant with 6GB RAM|128GB storage.
When was Vivo V15 Pro launched in India?
Vivo V15 Pro was launched on 6th March 2019.
Does Vivo V15 Pro support the Face Unlock feature?
No, Vivo V15 Pro does not support the face unlock feature.
What is the Vivo V15 Pro battery type?
Vivo V15 Pro is made up of Li-Po battery type.
What are the connectivity features in Vivo V15 Pro?
Connectivity features like Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, NFC, GPS, LTE, FM radio, micro USB 2.0 are included in Vivo V15 Pro.