Vivo has today launched a new mid-range smartphone, the V17, under its V-series, in India. The phone was launched in Russia a couple of weeks back, and now it makes its way in India. Some of the highlights of the device include a 6.38-inch Super AMOLED punch-hole display, 48MP quad rear cameras, 4500mAh battery, and a Snapdragon 675 processor.
Vivo V17: Design and Display
The Vivo V17 features a 3D glass back design with a gradient finish. Towards the front, it has a 6.38-inch Super AMOLED display with 2340 × 1080 pixels screen resolution and a 20:9 aspect ratio. The phone provides a 91.38% screen-to-body ratio and includes a punch-hole cutout to house the front camera. Vivo says the punch-hole on the Vivo V17 is the world’s tiniest punch-hole cutout at 2.98mm, which makes it barely noticeable while consuming content. It comes in two color options: Midnight Ocean, Glacier Ice.
Vivo V17: Performance
At its core, the V17 is powered by an 11nm octa-core Snapdragon 675 processor with Adreno 612 GPU, coupled with 8GB of LPPDDR4x RAM and 128GB of internal storage. It includes a 4500mAh battery with 18W fast charging and runs on Funtouch OS 9.2 based on Android 9.0 Pie. As for other hardware specifications, the phone comes with an in-display fingerprint scanner for authentication, a 3.5mm audio jack, USB Type-C, and supports dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac, and Bluetooth 5.
Vivo V17: Camera
In the camera department, the V17 sports a quad-camera setup with an LED flash. The setup includes a 48MP primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture, an 8MP 120-degree ultra-wide-angle sensor with f/2.2 aperture, a 2MP portrait sensor with f/2.4 aperture, and a 2MP for macro with f/2.4 aperture. On the front, it has a 32MP selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture housed in a hole-punch cutout.
Vivo V17: Pricing and Availability
The Vivo V17 is priced at Rs 22,990. It is available for pre-order starting today and will go on sale on December 17 at noon via Amazon and Flipkart. Vivo is also giving the Vivo XE710 earphones worth Rs 1999 bundled with the device for free.