Summary: Vivo launched Vivo V11 Pro in India as the cheapest smartphone to feature the in-display fingerprint sensor. It sports a 6.44-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio with a small waterdrop-style notch and minimal bezels. The biggest USP is the in-display fingerprint sensor along with the IR face unlock that can accurately scan 1,024 facial feature dimensions to unlock your phone instantly. Furthermore, It runs Android 8.1 Oreo on top Funtouch OS 4.5 and comes with a 3400mAh battery with Dual-Engine 18W fast charging.
Main Article: Today, Vivo has launched its latest mid-range smartphone in India, the Vivo V11 Pro. It is the much-needed upgrade over the earlier launched Vivo V9. With this newly launched device, Vivo became the first brand that is offering in-display fingerprint sensor in the mid-range segment. Hence, Vivo V11 Pro is the cheapest smartphone featuring the in-display fingerprint sensor in India. On the other hand, brands like Poco is offering flagship processor at this price segment. However, Vivo has taken a different approach focusing more on the design and features. So let’s have an in-depth look at the Vivo V11 Pro.
Vivo V11 Pro
The Vivo V11 Pro comes with a 6.44-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio. It comes with a small waterdrop-style notch and bezels on the device are kept at the minimum. Hence, despite having a large display, it will feel compact while holding it. The company calls this display as Halo FullView display. It also got the always-on feature as it is an AMOLED panel.
Now coming to the main highlight which is the in-display fingerprint scanner. We have seen this technology earlier on Vivo devices like the Vivo X21 and the Vivo Nex. It also features the IR Face Unlock which can also work on pitch darkness. IR face unlock can now accurately scans 1,024 facial feature dimensions to unlock your phone instantly.
Underneath, there is the Snapdragon 660 AIE SoC paired with 6 GB RAM and 64 GB onboard storage. There is a dedicated microSD slot to expand the memory further up to 256GB. It runs Android 8.1 Oreo on top Funtouch OS 4.5 and comes with a 3400mAh battery with Dual-Engine 18W fast charging.
In terms of cameras, it sports a 12MP rear camera with a f/1.8 aperture along with a 5MP depth sensor. The camera features include portrait mode, AI scene recognition, and Dual PD focus allowing the focusing speed of just 0.03 seconds. On the front, it 25MP camera which also features AI beautify, Auto HDR, and so on. The rear camera can shoot 4K videos at 30fps while the front camera shoots 1080p videos at 30fps.
There are also other features like funmoji, AI gaming mode, and etc. Connectivity options include Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0 and a Micro USB 2.0. Though it is unusual to see micro USB 2.0 in the mid-range segment, thankfully Vivo has provided fast charging support.
Vivo V11 Pro Specifications
|Dimensions||157.9 x 75 x 7.9 mm (6.22 x 2.95 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||156 g (5.50 oz)|
|Display||Super AMOLED 6.41-inch (1080 x 2340 pixels) Full HD+ 19.5:9 aspect ratio display (~402 ppi density)|
|SoC||Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 AIE 14nm (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260) Coupled with Adreno 512 GPU|
|RAM and Storage||6GB RAM with 64GB internal storage|
|Expandable Storage||Expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD (Dedicated slot)|
|OS||Android 8.1 (Oreo) based Funtouch OS 4.5|
|Rear Camera||Dual: 12MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, dual pixel PDAF, f/1.8 aperture, 1/2.8″ sensor + 5MP camera with f/2.4 aperture|
Video: 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30
|Front Camera||25MP f/2.0 aperture|
|Sensors||Fingerprint Scanner(in-display), accelerometer, proximity, compass, IR Face Unlock|
|Connectivity||Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB 2.0|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Po 3400 mAh battery with Dual-Engine 18W fast charging|
Vivo V11 Pro Price and Availability
The Vivo V11 will retail in India at Rs. 25,990 with 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage. It will be available in Dazzling Gold and Starry Night Black colour options. It will be sold via major online and offline retailers. The pre-order starts today but it will go on sale on September 12. Launch offer includes:
- Flat Rs. 2000 cashback for HDFC Credit and Debit card holders
- Cashback worth Rs. 4050 in the form of vouchers for Reliance Jio customers
- One-time screen replacement
- No-cost EMI up to 12 months
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