Vivo V11 has finally been launched by Vivo after several leaks and rumours. The Vivo V11 sports the water-drop display and powered by the Snapdragon 660 making it a mid-range smartphone.
However, the device sports the trendy in-display fingerprint reader seen on most flagships. So practically, Vivo tried to bring together mid-range plus flagship features at an affordable price with the V11.
Vivo V11 Specs and Features
・6.41-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2340 pixels
・Android 8.1 Oreo with 6GB RAM
・Octa-core 2.2GHz Snapdragon 660
・128GB built-in storage
・12MP + 5MP rear camera and 25MP front camera
・3400mAh non-removable Battery
Design And Display
The body looks absolutely gorgeous no doubt, but that’s as Plastic as the company can go from the V9. At the top left corner, we can see the dual rear camera in a vertical position.
There’s no rear fingerprint scanner, we have to turn over to the front to see that. Turning to the sides, the device measures 7.9mm in thickness and weighs 156g overall.
The phone is built around the trendy water-drop display, just like the Oppo F9. This gives room for more display and fewer bezels. There’s a selfie-notch that houses the selfie camera as well. It sports a tall 6.41-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels and 402 pixels per inch density for sharp visuals. The screen also stretches up to 85.2% screen-to-body ratio.
Hardware and Software
Running the race here is the Snapdragon 660 chip from Qualcomm. The chip comes with 8-cores of processor clocking at a smooth speed of 2.2GHz as well. While the Adreno 512 graphics card handles graphics.
The V11 boasts of 6GB of RAM space for multitasking with a memory speed of over 1333MHz. Furthermore, it has a massive storage space of 128GB, which can be upgraded up to 256GB using a memory card. The device runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with Funtouch OS 4.5.
Camera And Connectivity
At the rear, the phone is equipped with dual 12MP + 5MP camera with f/1.8 + f/2.4 aperture respectively. The main camera has a 1/2.8″ sensor size and dual pixel PDAF. While the 5MP helps in background blur. There’s a 25MP selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture for selfies.
The V11 supports 4G LTE connectivity and accommodates dual Nano SIMs. It also has support for Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type C, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot and A-GPS, GLONASS.
Battery And Availability
The Vivo V11 is powered by a non-removable 3400mAh battery with Vooc Flash fast charging technology. Vivo V11 will be available on shopping stores, starting from $399 to $499, that’s about (N140,000 – N160,000).
Full Specification of Vivo V11
・Announced: August 2018
・Status: Available. September 2018
・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: WCDMA: B1 2100MHz / B8 900 MHz / 1900 MHz / 850 MHz
・4G Support: LTE
・Dual SIM Support: Yes (Nano + Nano)
・Material Type: Plastic
・Dimensions: 157.9 x 75 x 7.9 mm
・Colour: Starry Night, Nebula
・Screen Type: Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
・Resolution: 1080 x 2340 pixels
・Pixel Density: 402ppi
・Screen to Body Ratio: 85.2%
・Operating system: Android 8.1 Oreo
・Processor: Octa-core 2.2GHz
・Chipset type: Snapdragon 660
・Graphics Processing Unit: Adreno 512
・Memory Card Slot: Yes, up to 256GB
・Internal storage: 128GB
・Back Camera: 12MP + 5MP
・Front Camera: 25MP
・Back Flash: Yes, LED
・Front Flash: Yes
・WiFi Hotspot: Yes
・Face Unlock: Yes
・Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (Screen)
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, compass
・3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes
・Standby Time: –
・Fast Charging: Yes (Vooc)