In this age, the cell phone is not just an appliance. It is a part of one’s life, and many people just cannot live without this device. Until recent past, there was a phone which was used for calling and messaging only. With the evolution of a smartphone, the trend of communication is also completely changed. There are many other applications on various operating systems with the help of which one can connect to the internet directly and does not need to call or message others. Hence, it is the smartphone that has brought a huge change in the field of communication. Many brands keep on observing the trend in the buying of customers, and hence with the increasing demand of smartphones, some of them also leaped in smartphone make. One of the notable brands in the current market is Vivo.
Vivo is a Chinese company which deals with designing, developing and manufacturing of Smartphones, accessories, and software along with online services. The company is comparatively new as it was found in 2009, but in a short span of time, the brand has carved a niche for itself. The company is located in Dongguan at China. Vivo has always launched phones which reflect the latest technology and amazing looks.
Vivo has in its credit the many firsts in Smartphone arena. It was in 2012 when Vivo launched its XI device, which the first Vivo phone to have used Hi-Fi chip, which was developed by Cirrus Logic. The company followed suit by launching the 2k- resolution screen phone which was first in the World. X5Pro, X5Max, and XShot are another popular device from the house of vivo. In 2015, Vivo got the recognition of being amongst the top 10 Smartphone manufacturer in 2015. It also shared the 2.7% of the global market.
This time across the Vivo has come up with its brand new masterpiece with Vivo V7 Plus. The device has justhit the market in September 2017 only.
Here’s a sneak peek at the specifications and features of Vivo V7 Plus:
Display and screen
The Vivo V7 Plus is a stunning device with a huge 5.9-inch screen. The device comes with IPS LCD with a capacitive touchscreen which responds quickly to Multi-touch. It has got a screen resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels with 273 PPI.
The dimensions of the device are 155.8 mm x 75.4 mm x 7.7 mm. The 7.7 mm thickness makes Vivo V7 plus a sleek device which gives it an edge over others in its segment. However, the phone weighs 160 grams which makes it bit heavier in comparison to others and might work as a drawback for the phone. It is available in exclusive colours of gold, champagne gold, and matte black. For optimum protection, the device comes with Corning Gorilla Glass v3. As far as the screen of this model is concerned, those who love to have a huge screen may prefer to go for it as the view of images or videos can be much better with this device than the ordinary one.
The Vivo V7 plus will be operating on latest android version 7.1 Nougat. It is powered by a powerful processor with Octa-core, 1.8 GHz, Cortex A53. It comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 chipset and a 4GB RAM for the efficient functioning of the phone. Understanding the importance of the software the brand has rightly focused on the best of the quality at this front.
This is one of the most popular brands that come with a 16MP back camera with phase detection autofocus, F2.0 aperture and LED flash. It has got an image resolution of 4616 x 3464 pixels. Among the other features, one can find ISO control, high dynamic range, exposure compensation, continuous shooting, auto flash, touch to focus, digital zoom, and face detection.The device comes with an incredible 24MP front camera with F2.0 aperture and soft light flash. When it comes to the camera of this device, there is no match in the market, and that is why it is also known as a camera phone. The resolution of the camera on this device is considered as the best of the class and therefore those who love to have images frequently need to go for this device only.
Storage and battery
The Vivo V7 Plus offers a whopping 64GB of internal memory which can be further expanded up to 256GB. Hence the memory on this device is a big relief for the users who need to store huge data on the device.
It is powered by a 3225 mAh Li-ion non-removable battery which does not have any special feature to mention. Hence battery is also not a problem for the users.
Vivo V7 Plus is a dual SIM phone with Nano slot for both the SIMs. The phone supports all Indian bands for 2G, 3G, and 4G along with EDGE and GPRS.
Some more connectivity options one can find are Wi-Fi, mobile hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS and micro USB 2.0 port. It also comes with FM Radio, loudspeaker, and 3.5 mm audio jack.
Among the sensors, one can find the rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, light sensor, gyroscope, accelerometer, proximity sensor, and compass.
The Vivo V7 Plus price in India is approximatelyRs21990. This positions the device in higher-mid range.
Vivo has emerged as one of the popular brands and is capable enough of fighting competition from other phones in the market. The Vivo V7 Plus seems to be promising on the grounds of design, configuration, brilliant camera and huge storage capacity. The non-removable battery and no quick charging feature might be a drawback for some. Vivo V7 Plus can be considered as one of the premium devices in the higher-mid range. The device is the best choice for selfie lovers. In the given price range, Vivo can prove to be a smart buy, but let’s see how it fairs in the market since it has just entered the market.