Vivo, one of the major smartphone brands, recently announced the launch of its flagship device – the V17Pro, as the newest member to its existing V-series portfolio. The device sports the world’s first dual pop-up front camera along with quad-rear camera setup. The device comes with 8GB RAM + 128GB ROM and will be available in two colour variants – Glacier Ice and Midnight Ocean. Priced at INR 29,990, the device will go on sale starting September 27, 2019, on Amazon.in, Flipkart, Vivo India E-store and all offline channels pan India.
With a commitment to the ‘Make in India’ program, the V17Pro has been manufactured at Vivo’s Greater Noida facility.
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Vivo V17 Pro launch offers
Consumers will also get an array of attractive offers* (online and offline), such as
- One-time screen replacement on purchase and activation of V17Pro till 8th October’19
- 10% cashback with HDFC and ICICI Bank Credit Card, Debit Card & HDFC Consumer loans EMI transactions
- Zero down payment with HDB with additional 10% cashback by making down payment from any bank credit card
- Zero down payment with Bajaj on 6 months tenure
- Zero down payment with IDFC First Bank on 8 months tenure with additional 5% cashback on making down payment from any bank credit card
- Zero down payment with Home Credit with 6 months tenure
- Gifts worth INR 1,999 on an exchange of any old smartphone via Vivo- Cashify application
- Assured buyback of 50% value for Vodafone Idea customers
*terms and conditions apply
Commenting on the launch of V17Pro, Mr Nipun Marya, Director Brand Strategy, Vivo India said,
“We are super excited to bring the V17Pro is the latest addition to our existing V-series portfolio. Vivo V-series has always been at the forefront of camera innovation, and the all-new V17Pro will take the camera experience to a whole new level. Thanks to its 32MP Dual Pop-up front camera, customers will be able to capture selfies even in low-light without any loss in details. As a global technology company, we love innovating; and shall continue to set benchmarks and create a memorable experience for our customers.”
Vivo V17Pro Key Features
The Dual 32MP and Super Wide-Angle Cameras add a new perspective to selfies for a sensational experience. Super Wide-Angle Camera extends the view to 105 degrees, for a more beautiful landscape and more friends in every selfie.
Taking selfies at night has never been so much fun. The Super Night Selfie smartly combines multiple frames to optimize picture brightness and capture a clearer and more radiant you. Meanwhile, Front Moonlight Glow lights up the dark, highlighting the subject even in low-light conditions.
48MP AI Quad Rear Camera: Capture in Detail
Capture it all with the 48MP AI Quad Rear Camera. The powerful camera setup is equipped with 48MP Sony IMX 582 sensor HD rear camera, 13MP Telephoto, 8MP AI Super wide-angle + Super Macro (2.5cm) and 2MP Bokeh cameras. With 48 megapixels and superb light sensitivity, the primary rear camera guarantees bright and vivid pictures in all situations.
Bring out the best in your night-photography skills with the upgraded HDR. With faster processing and multi-frame noise reduction technology, consumers can easily capture all of the night’s wonders.
Bring the World Closer
Thanks to the dedicated Super Macro mode, you can now focus on objects as close as 2.5cm and capture life’s little wonders. What’s more, with the V17Pro, enjoy macro capabilities even with the video mode.
Thanks to the 2× Optical Zoom and 10× Digital Zoom, defy distances and see faraway landscapes as if you’re right there. Thanks to the 13MP Telephoto Camera, now distance is no barrier to capture magnificent shots
AI Super Wide-Angle Camera
Expand your photos with a 120° wide-angle. That’s more room for creativity, and more room to impress. When the canvas grows bigger, your imagination grows with it.
20:9 Ultra FullView Display: No notch, nothing!
V17Pro features a Super AMOLED display 16.36cm (6.44) full-view display with a 91.65% screen-to-body ratio. The latest E3 OLED offers a 100% DCI-P3 colour gamut, bringing vibrant and authentic colours to life. With a broader 20:9 Aspect Ratio, V17Pro takes your view beyond limits with super-slim bezels from top to bottom. The smartphone comes with 6.5mm rounded corners and is the perfect piece of art offering a delightful visual experience.
Enjoy this spectacular view without eyestrain, as in contrast with LCD displays, V17Pro filters out 61% of blue light and boasts TÜV Rheinland Certification. In addition, the Low Brightness Anti-Flicker technology provides added protection for eyes in the dark.
Faster Access, Greater Security
Vivo has been the pioneer in In-Display Fingerprint Scanning Technology, which eliminates visible fingerprint pad to create a seamless design without compromising on security options and screen real-estate. And the V17Pro is the third generation in the V-series to be equipped with this futuristic technology.
The Vivo V17Pro comes with optimized fingerprint technology and an updated algorithm to further improve the unlocking experience. With the V17Pro, you can now unlock the device in 0.39 seconds.
Supporting new-age AI features, the V17Pro is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 675AIE processor with 8GB RAM and 128GB ROM for a smooth experience at all times. Thanks to the latest Funtouch OS 4.5 (based on Android 8.1) and Vivo’s Jovi AI Engine, the V17Pro can allocate CPU and memory resources efficiently to handle multiple complex operations.
Dual-Engine Fast Charging & Bigger Battery
Despite being ultra-sleek and lightweight, the V17Pro is a powerhouse packed with a massive 4,100 mAh battery with Type-C, Dual-Engine Fast Charging technology (18W). Now leave the power bank at home and focus on making the most of your day.
Optimized Game Mode for Ultimate Gaming Experience
Vivo’s Multi-Turbo acceleration technology targets the OS with bottom layer optimization, so you can enjoy an exhilarating game performance.
Improve core efficiency with the help of AI Turbo, Center Turbo, Game Turbo, Net Turbo, and Cooling Turbo. Cold start speed increases by 25%, and warm start speed increases by 9%. V17Pro never hesitates, responding to your every command in the blink of an eye.
Vivo V17Pro Specifications
|CPU||Qualcomm Snapdragon 675AIE Octa-core|
|RAM||8GB RAM + 128GB ROM|
|Colour||Glacier Ice & Midnight Ocean|
|Operating System||Funtouch OS 9.1 (based on Android 9)|
|Dimensions||159.00 mm × 74.70 mm × 9.80 mm|
|Fast Charging||Dual-Engine Fast Charging (9V 2A)|
|Material||Glass Back Cover (Corning® Gorilla Glass® 6)|
|Front (Schott Xensation UP)|
|Screen to Body Ratio||91.65%|
|Screen||Ultra FullViewTM Display|
|Touch Screen||2.5D (Glass)|
|2 Nano SIM|
|Network Types||Type||Dual SIM and Dual Standby|
|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)|
|(Aperture values are in the same order as Camera order)|
|Front Flash (Moonlight)|
|Scene Modes||DOC, PRO, SLO-MO, TIME-LAPSE, Camera Filter, LIVE PHOTO, HDR, PORTRAIT, Panorama, 4K Video (only in rear camera), Touch to shutter, Voice Control, Palm Gesture, AR Stickers, Super Night Mode, Jovi Image Recognizer, AI Scene Identification, Bokeh (front & rear cameras), AI Super Wide-Angle Camera (both front and rear camera), Super Macro, 2× Optical zoom, 10x Digital Zoom|
|Audio Playback||WAV, MP3, MP2, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, MIDI, Vorbis, APE, FLAC|
|Video Playback||MP4, 3GP, AVI|
|Video Recording Formats||MP4|
|Location||GPS, GLONASS, Beidou|
|Google Services||Play Store, Google, Chrome, Gmail, Google Map, YouTube, Google Drive, Play Music, Play Movies, Google Photos, Duo, Google Assistant|
|Others||Gaana, Google News, PayTM, Phonepe, Dailyhunt, Webnovel, Zomato, Opera, Amazon Shopping, WPS office|
|In-Display Fingerprint Scanning||Supported|
|Ambient light sensor||Supported|
|In the box|
|USB Power Adapter||Supported|
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