After launching the Vivo Z1 Pro in India, Vivo has now been planning to launch its new S series smartphone Vivo S1 in India. We have got the first teaser image that suggests Vivo S1 India launch. The details of the smartphone have also been revealed by Vivo Indonesia where it is being launched on July 16.
Vivo S1 Latest News and Leaks
Update- July 12, 2019: Vivo Indonesia posted a teaser on its Twitter handle that reveals the camera set up of the new Vivo S1. It hints at a super wide angle camera in the three-camera system.
— vivo Indonesia (@vivo_indonesia) July 12, 2019
Update- July 10, 2019: We obtained a leaked poster of Vivo S1 courtesy by 91Mobiles. As per the poster, Vivo S1 with triple rear camera setup is “Coming Soon” to India.
The teaser confirms the name of the handset apart from its design. The poster shows a black color model of the device.
Update- July 10, 2019: The leaked teaser is in line with the image posted by Vivo Indonesia for a handset with the same name. This also reveals a 32MP front camera and in-display fingerprint sensor.
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— vivo Indonesia (@vivo_indonesia) July 10, 2019
The teaser image shared by Vivo Indonesia reveals the same rear camera setup as our India teaser. This hints that Vivo will launch it with the same design in India and Indonesia.
Vivo S1 Full Specifications
Vivo S1 Build Quality and Display
It is to be noted that the Vivo S1 in China comes as the same design as Vivo V15. Since V15 is already available in India, so the S1 in India will not be the same as the Chinese version. It will come with a waterdrop notch display instead of pop-up camera design.
The teaser also shows an in-display fingerprint sensor. The smartphone will come in two colors — Ice Lake Blue and Pet Pink. It is expected to feature a 6.53-inch Full-HD+ display.
Vivo S1 Hardware
The Vivo S1 in China is powered by Helio P70 SoC, so we expect it to come with the same chipset in India too. The handset comes in two configurations – 6GB RAM + 128GB storage and 8GB RAM + 128GB storage. It is also expected to comes with a Game Turbo mode to provide a better gaming experience.
Vivo S1 Cameras
On the camera front, the Vivo S1 is said to sport a triple camera setup on the back. The camera system will have a 12 MP ultra-wide camera, an 8 MP wide-angle camera and 5 MP depth camera. On the front, it sports a 32 MP selfie camera.
Vivo S1 Battery and Connectivity
The Vivo S1 is expected to pack a 3,940 mAh battery with Vivo’s 18W fast charging support. Connectivity options will include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, and microUSB.
Vivo S1 Launch Date in India
The teaser image shared by 91mobiles doesn’t show any launch date. However, it suggests that the Vivo S1 India launch shouldn’t be far away. We can expect it to be launched in mid-August.
Vivo S1 Price in India, Availability
As per the S1 price in China, we expect Vivo S1 price in India will start at around Rs 20,000 and it will go up to Rs 25,000. The phone will surely be an online-exclusive and probably be available via Flipkart in India.