Vivo today launched their S15 smartphone series in the home market of China as expected. Screens have been removed from both the Vivo S15 Pro and Vivo S15 handsets under this lineup. These two new Vivo phones have a 120 Hz display and a triple rear camera setup.
However, there are some significant differences between the Vivo S15 and the Vivo S15 Pro. For example, the Vivo S15 Pro comes with MediaTek Dimensity 8100, whereas the Vivo S15 model is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 chipset. Let us know in detail about the price, features, and specifications of these new Vivo handsets.
Vivo S15 Pro and Vivo S15 Price
The Vivo S15 Pro 8 GB RAM + 256GB storage model is priced at 3,399 yuan (about Rs 39,000) in the Chinese market. The device also comes in 12GB RAM + 256GB storage configuration, priced at 3,699 (approximately Rs. 42,600). On the other hand, the 8 GB RAM + 128GB storage model of the Vivo S15 is priced at 2,899 Yuan (about Rs. 31,000). Also, its 8GB RAM + 256GB storage and top-end 12GB RAM + 256GB storage models are priced at Rs 2,999 (approximately Rs 34,500) and 3,299 Yuan (approximately Rs 36,000) respectively.
The sale of the Vivo S15 series smartphones will start in China on May 26 Both the handsets are currently available for pre-booking in the country However, the Vivo S15 Pro and S15 are yet to be announced in the Indian market.
Vivo S15 Pro Specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) Vivo S15 Pro has a 6.56-inch full-HD + (1,060×2,38 pixels) Samsung E5 AMOLED display with a 19.6: 9 aspect ratio and 120 Hz refresh rate. The device is powered by MediaTek Dimension 6100 octa-core chipset, with a Mali-G610 GPU for graphics. The phone will be available with 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and 256GB UFS 3.1 storage. The Vivo S15 Pro also uses a dedicated chip to improve gaming performance. The phone runs on Android 12-based OriginOS Ocean custom skin.
For photography, the Vivo S15 Pro’s triple rear camera setup features a 50-megapixel Sony IMX8V primary sensor with f / 1.6 aperture and optical image stabilization (OIS), a 12-megapixel ultra-wide shopper, and a 12-megapixel ultra-wide shooter. For selfies and video chats, the Vivo S15 Pro has a 32-megapixel front camera sensor with an f/2.45 aperture on the front.
For power backup, the Vivo S15 Pro comes with a 4,500 mAh battery that supports 80 watts of fast charging. The connectivity options of this device include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth V5.3, GPS / A-GPS, NFC, and a USB Type-C port. Onboard sensors will include an accelerometer, ambient light, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor. The Vivo S15 Pro also has an in-display fingerprint sensor for security. For audio, this Vivo device has stereo speakers with high-race audio and high-race audio wireless support. Lastly, the phone measures 157.9×63.52×7.55mm and weighs 16 grams.
Vivo S15 Specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) Vivo S15 has a 6.62-inch Full-HD + (1,060×2,400 pixels) AMOLED display with a 20: 9 aspect ratio and a refresh rate of up to 120 Hz. For performance, the device has an Adreno 650 GPU with Qualcomm Snapdragon 60 octa-core processor. The Vivo S15 will have a maximum of 12GB LPDDR4X RAM and 256GB UFS 3.1 storage. The Vivo handset runs on the OriginOS Ocean user interface based on Android 12.
For photography and videography, the Vivo S15’s triple rear camera setup has a 64-megapixel primary sensor with f/1.69 aperture and optical image stabilization (OIS) support, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 2-megapixel interface. On the front of the phone, there is a 32-megapixel front camera sensor with an f/2.0 aperture.
For power backup, the Vivo S15 uses a 4,500 mAh battery that supports 8 watts of fast charging. Connectivity options of the Vivo S15 include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth V5.2, GPS / A-GPS, NFC, and a USB Type-C port. Notable among the onboard sensors of this device are the accelerometer, ambient light, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor. For security, this phone will also have an in-display fingerprint sensor. For audio, this Vivo handset has high-race audio and high-race audio wireless support. After all, the Vivo S15 measures 181.09×64.31×7.99 mm and weighs 196 grams.