The Vivo S1 launches in India on Thursday with a starting price of Rs. 17990. Vivo's latest smartphones offer triple rear cameras, a fingerprint sensor on the display and eye-catching design. The Vivo S1 is now available from authorized stores with some cashback and cashback offers on withdrawal, just as promised by the company at launch. Just to be clear, only the basic 4GB RAM + 128GB storage variant of the Vivo S1 is ready to be grabbed from brick and mortar stores across India. The online availability of this variant and the joint sale of other Vivo S1 models is at a later date.
Price of Vivo S1 in India
The 4GB RAM + 128GB storage variant of the Vivo S1 is priced at Rs. 17,990 and can now be purchased from Reliance Digital, Poorvika, Big C, Lot, Sangeetha, Croma and Vijay Sales stores in India. The handset comes with a number of startup offers, with 7.5 percent cashback on HDFC Bank debit and EMI debit and credit card transactions and benefits worth Rs. 10,000 for Jio subscribers There is also a secure Paytm cashback when you use Paytm to purchase Vivo S1 from retail outlets, and an additional 10% Instacash exchange value. The 4GB RAM variant will be available online from August 14th in the country, while the 6GB RAM variant will be available later this month.
Specifications of Vivo S1
The Vivo S1 features a 6.38-inch Full HD + (1080×2340 pixels) Super AMOLED display. The phone is powered by MediaTek Helio P65 MT6768 SoC paired with up to 6GB RAM and up to 128GB internal storage. There is also a display sensor for authentication.
The phone's imaging hardware includes a 16-megapixel primary sensor with f / 1.78 lens, an 8-megapixel secondary sensor with f / 2.2 wide-angle lens and a 2-megapixel sensor with f / 2.4 lens at the rear. Selfies are handled by a 32MP selfie camera sensor with f / 2.0 lens.
The phone offers many camera features, such as live photography, super wide-angle AI, portrait mode, AR stickers and AI Face Beauty and more. The Vivo S1 comes with a 4500mAh battery, while connectivity options include Wi-Fi 2.4G + 5G, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS / A-GPS and Micro-USB with USB OTG support.