Vivo has unveiled Vivo V9 in India that has a striking resemblance to Apple’s iPhone X, a courtesy of the similar-looking notch and bezels-less display. They also happen to be some of the main highlights of Vivo V9. Successor to Vivo V7, the V9’s price in India is Rs 22,990, and it goes on sale in a variety of colour options like Pearl Black, Champagne Gold and Sapphire Blue.
Vivo V9 sales will start from April 2, 2018 and this will also be available on Amazon India. Pre-bookings for the phone open from March 23, itself which is today. Interested users can also pre-book the Vivo V9 on the Amazon India website. Amazon India is offering additional 5 per cent cashback on Amazon Pay Balance for prepaid orders on Vivo V9. Additionally there will extra Rs 2,000 off on exchange of another smartphone for the purchase of Vivo V9.
There’s also no Cost EMI upto 12 months on all credit cards. Vivo is also offering free screen replacement valid for 6 months on pre-booking. Users who pre-book will also get a Rs 500 BookMyShow vouchers.
As for the design, Vivo V9 features a vertically aligned dual rear camera unit, which appears to be more inline with what Apple’s iPhone X has to offer. It measures 7.99 mm in thickness and weighs 150 g including the battery. As for the specifications, Vivo V9 has 2280 x 1080 pixels stretched across a 6.3-inch display, featuring Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Inside is 4GB of RAM, 64GB of expandable storage and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 626 chipset.
In terms of photography, Vivo V9 houses 16MP+5MP dual rear camera. Up front is a 24MP camera for selfies and video calls, similar to its predecessor Vivo V7. Vivo V9 runs Android 8.1 Oreo-based Funtouch OS 4.0 out of the box. Some of the standard set of connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2 and microUSB 2.0. The handset packs a 3260mAh battery.