Vivo S6 5G, with 48MP quad camera, goes official
After several leaks and rumors, Chinese tech giant Vivo has officially launched the Vivo S6 5G in its home country. The key highlights of the phone include its AMOLED screen, 48MP quad camera, 5G connectivity, and mid-level internals. However, there is no word on its availability in India as of now. Here are more details.
The Vivo S6 5G comes with a familiar waterdrop notched design and a prominent bottom bezel. On the rear, the gradient-finished panel houses a circular module to accommodate quad cameras. The phone sports a 6.44-inch AMOLED screen with a Full-HD+ (1080x2400 pixels) resolution and a 20:9 aspect ratio. Moreover, it has an in-display fingerprint sensor for secure biometric authentication.
The Vivo S6 5G houses a quad camera setup comprising a 48MP (f/1.8) primary sensor, paired with an 8MP (f/2.2) ultra-wide-angle lens, and a couple of 2MP (f/2.4) lenses for depth sensing and macro photography. Up front, the phone features a 32MP (f/2.0) selfie snapper. The primary camera supports 4K video recording at 30fps, while the selfie snapper can record Full-HD videos at 30fps.
The Vivo S6 5G is powered by an Exynos 980 octa-core processor, coupled with up to 8GB RAM and up to 256GB storage. Under the hood, it runs Android 10-based FunTouch OS 10 and packs a 4,500mAh battery with 18W fast-charging support. The standard connectivity options on the phone include dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.1, VoLTE support, Type-C port, and a headphone jack.
As for the pocket-pinch, the Vivo S6 5G costs CNY 2,698 (approximately Rs. 27,000) for the 6GB/128GB variant and CNY 2,998 (approximately Rs. 30,000) for the top-tier 8GB/256GB model. The phone will go on sale in China starting April 4, and there is no official word on its availability in international markets yet.