VIVO V17 with SD675, 8GB RAM unveiled

The VIVO V17 went official in Russia last month. Now company has launched V17 smartphone in India. Notably, this is a different handset both in terms of design and specifications.

The Vivo V17 India variant features in 6.55-inch E3 Super AMOLED display with FHD+ resolution at 20:9 aspect ratio. It has Schott Xensation UP glass for protection against scratches. The phone also boasts an impressive 91.38% screen-to-body ratio.

The chipset inside Indian variant of Vivo V17 is an octa-core Snapdragon 675 SoC. There is 8GB RAM and 128GB ROM, which is expandable. A 4500mAh battery powers the hardware.

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The Vivo V17 specs include 32MP front facing camera for selfies. At the back side is 48MP primary camera with Sony IMX582 Sensor. Its secondary 8MP rear camera houses 120-degree ultra-wide-angle lens. There is a 2MP depth and 2MP macro shooter at the back as well. All the quad-cameras are arrange in a ‘L Shaped’ design.

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VIVO V17 specifications

  • Dimensions: 159.01 x 74.17 x 8.54 mm
  • Weight: 176 grams
  • SIM: Dual SIM slots
  • Operating System: Android 9 Pie based Funtouch OS 9.2
  • Biometrics: In-display fingerprint sensor
  • Display: 6.44-inch E3 Super AMOLED display with 2400 x 1080 pixels resolution, 20:9 aspect ratio, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, 800nits brightness, Schott Xensation UP glass protection, multi-touch support, 91.38% screen-to-body ratio
  • Chipset: Octa-core Snapdragon 675 mobile platform with Adreno 612 GPU
  • Storage: 128GB built-in, expandable up to 256GB using MicroSD card
  • Front camera: 32MP with F/2.0 Aperture
  • Rear cameras: 48MP (1/2″ Sony IMX582 sensor, F/1.78, 0.8um, 6P Lens, EIS) + 8MP (120-degree Super-Wide-Angle, F/2.2) + 2MP (Macro, F/2.4) + 2MP (depth, F/2.4) quad-rear cameras with LED Flash
  • Battery: 4500mAh (typical) with 18W 9V/2A fast charging support
  • Connectivity: Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Dual Band (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth V5.0, USB Type-C, GPS/GLONASS, 3.5mm Audio Jack
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, Proximity, Ambient Light, e-Compass, Gyroscope

The VIVO V17 price is Rs. 22,990 ($323 approx.) and comes in Madinight Black and Glacier Ice White colors. The handset is already up for pre-order in India at, Flipkart, Paytm Mall, Tata CliQ and other offline stores. Selling will start from December 17. The V17 comes bundled with Vivo XE710 earphones (Rs. 1999). Buyers can avail 5% cashback (HDFC / ICICI bank debit / credit cards and HDFC Consumer loan EMI transaction), Rs. 12000 benefits for Jio users and No Cost EMI for 12 months.