Less than a day after an initial launch party in China at the best developer conferences, Vivo has now introduced its new flagship, the V9, in India. The V9 – which you read all about below – will retail for Rs. 22,990 (around $353).

Consumers in the region can pre-book a device from today at Vivo’s official e-store and other retailers such as Amazon, Flipkart, and Paytm Mall.As an added bonus, anyone you books a V9 between now and the official release date on April 2nd will be eligible for a one-off screen replacement service.

Vivo V9 Smartphone Design

Vivo V9 is a full-screen mid-range smartphone that measures 154.81 x 75.03 x 7.89mm and weighs 150g. As we can see from the images, similar with iPhone X, the V9 features a futuristic full screen design, and the slim form factor lets you comfortably hold it in your hand or easily slide it in your pocket.


Vivo V9 Smartphone Features

Vivo V9 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 626 octa-core processor and comes equipped with 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM with a microSD card slot supporting up to 256GB in order to deliver stable performance, smooth operation and ever-increasing number of photos and videos.

Furthermore, the 6.3″ 19:9 FullView display features 1.75mm narrow bezels, 90% screen-to-body, 1080 x 2280 pixels resolution and 2.5D glass for a comfortable mobile viewing experience. The dual rear camera system consists of a 16MP main camera and a 5MP secondary camera, and using AI Bokeh algorithm, the rear camera delivers beautiful bokeh shots. Using a 24MP front camera, you even can turn your selfies into masterpieces.

Moreover, built-in AI Face Access technology allows you to unlock the phone with your face, and through detecting light-reflected surfaces and subtle facial movements, it also prevents your phone from unlocking with use of photos or video. In addition, other features also include Bluetooth 4.2 and 3260mAh rechargeable battery.

Vivo V9 Smartphone Price

Vivo V9 smartphone will be available from March 23 in India, but no word about sales on other regions at present. If you’re interested, jump to Vivo official site for its more details.