Perfect selfies with Vivo V5 smartphone

Vivo Electronics Corp. is a phone brand based in Dongguan, Guangdong, China. It was founded in 2009. The company is another Chinese smartphone maker to enter India recently. It makes low-cost Android phones, and those in the mid-range segment of the market. All of these are available in India too.

Vivo is a leading global smartphone brand focused on introducing products with professional –grade audio,extraordinary appearance,and a fast and smooth user experience.The company is committed to developing dynamic and stylish products for energetic and passionate young people.The company has retained its position as a top 5 global smartphone brand in the IDC Q2 2016 report.  Vivo, being one of the top 5 global smartphone manufacturer, revealed the secret  to perfect  selfies with the launch of Vivo V5 smartphone. The Vivo V5 features an innovation that is set to be the benchmark of future smartphone .

Last Nov.23,2016 marked the grand launch of Vivo V5 at the Grand Ballroom of Solaire Hotel and Casino.The event was hosted by Ms.Shamcey Supsup-Lee and Mr. Will Devaughn. One of the event highlights was the announcement of the company's newest brand ambassador, the NBA Superstar, Stephen Curry. Some celebrities present during the event was McCoy de Leon and Verniece Enciso, as the first Filipino influencers.                                                      

The Vivo V5 sports an all-metal unibody shell back case that comes in champagne gold and rose gold colors.The Vivo V5 is powered by 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. The phone packs 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card.The Vivo V5 runs Android 6.0.1 and is powered by a 3000mAh non removable battery.
Vivo V5 The phone comes with a 5.50-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720 pixels by 1280 pixels.As far as the cameras are concerned, the Vivo V5 packs a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 20-megapixel front shooter for selfies.It measures 153.80 x 75.50 x 7.55 (height x width x thickness) and weighs 154.00 grams.

The Vivo V5 is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Micro-SIM and Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer and Ambient light sensor.

Form factor                  Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm)         153.80 x 75.50 x 7.55
Weight (g)                   154.00
Battery capacity (mAh)  3000
Removable battery         No
Colours                        Crown Gold, Grey
SAR value                     0.22
Screen size (inches)        5.50
Touchscreen                  Yes
Resolution                     720x1280 pixels
Processor                       1.5GHz octa-core
Processor make               MediaTek MT6750
RAM                             4GB
Internal storage               32GB
Expandable storage          Yes
Expandable storage type  microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB)   128
Rear camera                   13-megapixel
Flash    Yes
Front camera                  20-megapixel
Operating System            Android 6.0.1
Skin                               FunTouch 2.6
Wi-Fi                             Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported  802.11 b/g/n
GPS                               Yes
Bluetooth                        Yes, v 4.00
NFC     No
Infrared                          No
USB OTG                       Yes
Headphones                    3.5mm
FM                                 Yes
Number of SIMs              2
SIM 1  
SIM Type                        Micro-SIM
GSM/CDMA                  GSM
3G                                 Yes
4G/ LTE                         Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes
SIM 2  
SIM Type                        Nano-SIM
GSM/CDMA                   GSM
3G                                  Yes
4G/ LTE                          Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer     Yes
Proximity sensor                 Yes
Accelerometer                     Yes
Ambient light sensor           Yes
Gyroscope                          No
Barometer                          No

Temperature sensor             No