Vivo’s latest smartphone with an in-display fingerprint sensor, Vivo S1 is scheduled to launch in India today on August 7, 2019. The company launched a different device in China with the name Vivo S1 and it launched the global variant of the phone in Indonesia last week.
The highlights of the Vivo S1 include the MediaTek Helio P65 processor, triple rear cameras, and a Super AMOLED display. An earlier report claimed that the price of Vivo S1 in India will start at Rs 17,990 for the base storage model.
According to a 91Mobiles report, Vivo had already started taking pre-orders for its upcoming device through offline stores. It was also reported that the handset will also go on sale via offline stores starting 6 pm on August 7.
Vivo S1 specifications
Vivo S1 features a 6.38-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED display with a waterdrop-style notch and 1080×2340 pixels resolution. The phone is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P65 processor. Vivo S1 runs Android Pie with Funtouch OS 9 on top and it also sports an in-display fingerprint sensor.
The upcoming Vivo device in India carries a triple rear camera setup that includes a 16MP primary sensor, an 8MP wide-angle lens, and a 2MP depth sensor. Vivo S1 sports a 32MP selfie camera sensor at the front.
The Vivo S1 comes with a 4,500mAh battery and it has a dedicated microSD card slot for external storage. The device is expected to come in three storage variants– 4GB RAM + 64GB storage and 6GB RAM + 128GB storage.