Last week, Vivo officially announced the Vivo V9 India launch event to be held on March 27th in Mumbai. Today, the company preponed the launch event to March 23rd without mentioning any reason. Vivo’s upcoming V9 has been leaking since last month, Now Vivo itself apparently wants in on the leaking game. Now all the specifications and the pictures of the phone are already listed on the official website of the company.
A listing in Vivo India’s website reveals several details about the upcoming smartphone including color variants, internal specifications, design elements, and a rather interesting pricing of Rs. 1 crore.
According to Vivo India’s official portal, the smartphone will be available in Pearl Black and Gold color options. Additionally, it will get some AI and AR-based features for the front camera. These include AI face beauty, gender detection, and AR Stickers.
Vivo V9 specifications:
The phone sports a 6.3-inch full-HD+ (1080×2280 pixels) IPS display with 19:9 aspect ratio and 90% screen-to-body ratio. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 626 SoC, which is clock at 2.2 GHz comes with Adreno 506 GPU. The device will couple with 4GB RAM and 64GB inbuilt storage (expandable via microSD card).
In terms of camera department, the listing reveals that the Vivo V9 will sport a vertical dual rear camera setup with a 16-megapixel primary sensor and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor with LED flash. The front camera will feature a 24-megapixel image sensor. Both cameras come with f/2.0 aperture.
As on Revealed specifications on India Site Listing, the rear camera features Slow Motion, AI Face Beauty, Time-Lapse Photography, Live Photo, Portrait Bokeh Mode, Shot Refocus, Ultra HD, Professional Mode, AR Stickers, Smart Motion, Palm Capture, Gender Detection, PPT, Panorama, 4K video, Camera Filters. Whereas the front camera features AI FACE BEAUTY, Gender detection, AR Sticker, Face beauty video, Camera Filter, HDR.
Connectivity options on the Vivo V9 are listed as 3G, 4G (with Band 40), Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi with support for 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands, GPS, USB 2.0 with OTG, and FM Radio. Sensors include the accelerometer, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, compass, fingerprint sensor, and gyroscope.
There is a 3260mAh battery which powered the device. The Vivo V9 runs FunTouch OS 4.0 on top of Android 8.1 Oreo. Dimensions of the phone are 154.8x75x7.9mm and the weight is 150 grams.