Review: Vivo X9S

Review: Vivo X9S

By Udit Agarwal

Vivo company has launched the X9s smartphones in China. The big highlight of the smartphone is their dual selfie camera setups and will be available at a price of CNY 2698 which is roughly Rs 25600 in Indian currency. The smartphone will come in three great color options of Matte Black, Gold, and Rose Gold.

Vivo X9s specifications department

The Vivo X9s runs on Android version 7.1 Nougat out of the box which is based on FunTouch Operating System 3.1 and supports a dual-SIM slot. It features a 5.5-inch full High Definition (1080x1920 pixels) AMOLED display and is powered and supported by the Snapdragon 652 octa-core quad Cortex-A72 which is clocked at 1.8GHz quad Cortex-A53 which is going to be clocked at 1.2GHz SoC and is paired with Adreno 510 GPU and the 4GB of RAM. The smartphone offers 64GB of inbuilt onboard storage that can be extended further via a micro SD card of 256GB.

Camera Department

As for camera department, the smartphone supports the primary rear camera of a 16-megapixel sensor with LED flash and PDAF. The big highlight is the dual selfie camera setup with a primary 20-megapixel sensor and secondary 5-megapixel front camera to capture the depth – which is coupled with a soft-LED flash.

Connectivity options

The Vivo X9s packs up with a battery capacity of 3320mAh which is a non removable one with the support for fast charging and the other connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, GPS, Bluetooth latest version of 4.2, Micro USB, USB OTG, FM, radio and 3.5mm audio jack. The dimension of the Vivo X9s measures 152.6x74x6.99mm with respect to its length x height x thickness, and the smartphone weighs only around 154 grams. And the sensors include proximity sensor, gyroscope, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, and range sensor.