Vivo has announced the V17 Pro smartphone in India, coming with two 32MP pop up cameras on the fromt and a four additional 48MP AI cameras on the back.
The V17 Pro has the same Snapdragon 675 processor as the V15 Pro. It has 8GB of RAM as standard, 128GB ROM, the battery has been increased to 4,100mAh, and the body is a thicker at 9.8mm.
Part of that bulk can be accounted for by the battery, but the new pop-up dual selfie camera module. The V17 Pro has two selfie cameras, including a 32-megapixel main sensor and an 8-megapixel ultrawide, and both are housed in a rectangular module that rises from behind the screen. The smart elevating module also houses the Moonlight Glow and earpiece. The Super Wide-Angle Camera extends the view to 105 degrees, for more friends in every selfie. The phone automatically detects a free-fall and retracts the camera back inside to protect it from damage. And a Super Night Selfie feature combines multiple frames to optimize picture brightness and capture a clearer you.
On the back of the phone there’s a quad-camera array that includes a 48-megapixel main camera, a 13-megapixel 2x telephoto camera, an 8-megapixel ultrawide camera that Vivo also touts for its macro capabilities, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The AI Super Night Mode feature brings out the best in your night-photography skills, the upgraded HDR shortens imaging time, while composite multi-frame noise reduction technology ensures a clearer result. The 120° wide-angle camera is able to capture 108° photos after accounting for distortion. And with Super Macro, you can focus from 2.5cm for a real close-up and clear view. Finally, with the 13MP Telephoto Camera, you can take advantage of the 2x optical and 10x zoom functions.
The smartphone has a 6.44-inch 1080p OLED with 100-percent DCI-P3 coverage and a 20:9 aspect ratio. There’s also an in-display fingerprint sensor.
The V17 Pro also comes with a headphone jack.
For mobile gaming, Vivo’s Multi-Turbo acceleration technology targets the OS with bottom layer optimization, so you can enjoy a greater game performance. Multi-Turbo is the integration of AI Turbo, Center Turbo, Game Turbo, Net Turbo and Cooling Turbo, increasing bottom-layer complier efficiency, making V17 Pro’s system respond faster and perform better. Vivo says that cold start speed increases 25% and warm start speed increases 9%. In addition, you can
use Voice Changer while gaming to transform your voice as you like, plus keep your privacy intact. It's time to surprise your teammates and laugh out loud.
The smartphone runs on the latest Funtouch OS 9.1, based on Android 9. It features significant upgrades over its predecessor, with a refreshed GUI for a high-tech, dynamic vibe; For power, V17 Pro is driven by Qualcomm 675AIE and supported by super-large memory. It is also featuring functions like Dark Mode.
A new Smart Button on the side of the device activates the Google Assistant, and also call the Jovi Image Recognizer into action.
At 29,990 rupees ($422) in India, the V17 Pro could be a hard sell to many beyond hardcore selfie fans.
- Dimensions: 159.00 × 74.70 × 9.80 mm
- Weight: 201.8g
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 675AIE Octa-core
- RAM: 8GB
- ROM: 128GB
- Battery:4100mAh (TYP)
- Fast Charging: Dual-Engine Fast Charging (9V 2A)
- Colors: Glacier Ice , Midnight Ocean
- Operating System: Funtouch OS 9.1 (based on Android 9)
- Screen:Ulta FullView Display
- Size:6.44-inch (16.36cm)
- Resolution:2400*1080 FHD+
- Type:Super AMOLED
- Touch Screen: 2.5D (Glass)
- Front: 32MP+8MP / Rear 48MP +13MP+8MP+2MP
- Aperture: f/2.0+f/2.2(Front); f/1.8 (Rear)+f/2.5+f/2.2+f/2.4 (Rear)
- Flash: Rear Flash, Front Flash
- Scene Modes: DOC, PRO, SLO-MO, TIME-LAPSE, Camera Filter, LIVE PHOTO, HDR, PORTRAIT, Panorama, 4K Video, Touch to shutter, Vocie Control, Palm Gesture, AR Stickers, Super Night Mode, Jovi Image Recognizer, AI Scene Identificaiton, Bokeh (front cameras), Ultra wide angle, Super Macro, 2× optical zoom
- Wi-Fi: 2.4GHz/5GHz
- Bluetooth: Bluetooth 5.0
- USB:USB 2.0
- GPS: Supported
- SIM Slot Type: 2 Nano SIM
- 2G GSM:B2/3/5/8
- 3G WCDMA:B1/5/8
- 4G FDD-LTE:B1/3/5/8
- 4G TDD-LTE:B38/B39/40/41
- Ambient light sensor
- Proximity Sensor
- Gyroscope sensor
- Location: GPS, GLONASS, Beidou