Vivo V5s Launched With 20MP Moonlight Selfie Camera at Rs 18990

After the huge promotion of the recently launched Vivo V5, now Vivo has launched one more selfie-focused smartphone Vivo V5s. The phone brilliant when it comes to selfies but apart from that the specification of this smartphone are not that good. Anyways, this is not a good room to talk what exactly the smartphone is unlike the specifications.

Vivo V5s runs Android 6.0 and is powered by a 3000mAh non-removable battery. It measures 153.80 x 75.50 x 7.55 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 154.00 grams. The Vivo V5s is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Micro-SIM and Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG, 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, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.

It also has a fingerprint sensor to unlock the phone in just 0.2 seconds and custom AK4376 Hi-Fi audio chip. It has 64GB of internal storage compared to 32GB on the V5 and comes with a similar unibody metal design.

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Vivo V5s Price in India

The Vivo V5s comes in Crown Gold and Matte Black colours and is priced at Rs. 18,990 in India. It will be available for pre-order through online retailers such as Flipkart as well as offline stores starting today, and the Matte Black version goes on sale from May 6th, while the Crown Gold version goes on sale from May 20th.

Vivo V5s Key Features & Full Specifications

  • The phone comes with 5.5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD display with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection.
  • Under the hood the smartphone is powered by MediaTek MT6750 (4 x 1.5GHz A53 + 4 x 1.0GHz A53) processor coupled with Mali-T860 GPU.
  • It comes with 4GB of RAM. The phone packs 64GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card.
  • Optics wise, it has a 20MP front-facing camera with Moonlight Flash, Sony IMX376 1/2.78″ sensor, f/2.0 aperture and 5p lens, apart from that it sports 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, PDAF and  f/2.2 aperture.
  • The Vivo V5s runs Android 6.0 and is powered by a 3000mAh non-removable battery. It measures 153.80 x 75.50 x 7.55 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 154.00 grams.
  • Connectivity option includes 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS + GLONASS, USB OTG.

Vivo V5s Full Specifications

Release date April 2017
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, Matte Black
SAR value NA
Screen size (inches) 5.50
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 720×1280 pixels
Pixels per inch (PPI) 267
Processor 1.5GHz octa-core
Processor make MediaTek MT6750
Internal storage 64GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 256
Rear camera 20-megapixel
Flash Yes
Front camera 13-megapixel
Operating System Android 6.0
Skin Funtouch OS 3.0
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 b/g/n/as
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.00
Infrared No
Headphones 3.5mm
Number of SIMs 2
SIM Type Micro-SIM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes
SIM Type Nano-SIM
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 Yes
Barometer No
Temperature sensor No

Vivo V5s Opinion: Should You Buy?

Some of you guys may wonder that is this smartphone is worth buying? So, our answer is resounding as “NO”. Yes, this smartphone is fully focussed on taking selfies. We can understand that selfie is the now the most important use with a smartphone but for only taking selfies if you have to pay Rs 18990, so is it good?

Even the rear camera of this smartphone is not that good. Images come out at night full of noise and always comes rubbish in low-lighting.


This is just what we think, let us know via the comments section below that what do you think about this smartphone called Vivo V5s.