Vivo today announced S6 5G, the company’s latest 5G smartphone in the S series in China, as it had promised. It packs a 6.44-inch Full HD+ AMOLED screen, is powered by Exynos 980 with support for both 5G SA / NSA, 8GB RAM, runs Android 10 with vivo’s own Funtouch OS 10, and features quad rear cameras that includes 48MP main camera with f/1.79 aperture, 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, 2MP 4cm super macro lens and a 2MP portrait lens. The phone has a 32-megapixel front camera with night selfie option and EIS for both front and rear cameras.
The phone has 3D curved surface design back made of lightweight and thin nano-fiber polymer. It features an in-display fingerprint scanner and packs a 4500mAh battery with 18W fast charging.
Vivo S6 5G specifications
- 6.44-inch (2400 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 20:9 Super AMOLED 2.5D curved glass display
- 2.2GHz Octa-Core Samsung Exynos 980 8nm processor with Mali-G76 MP5 GPU
- 8GB LPDDR4X RAM with 128GB / 256GB (UFS 2.1) storage
- Android 10 with Funtouch OS 10
- Dual SIM
- 48MP rear camera with f/1.79 aperture, EIS, LED flash, 8MP 112° ultra-wide angle lens with f/2.25 aperture, 2MP 4cm macro lens with f/2.4 aperture, 2MP depth sensor
- 32MP front-facing camera with f/2.08 aperture
- In-display fingerprint sensor
- Dimensions: 161.16 × 74.66 × 8.68mm; Weight: 181g
- 3.5mm audio jack, Hi-Res audio
- 5G SA/ NSA / Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, USB Type-C
- 4500mAh (Typical) / 4390mAh (Minimum) battery with 18W fast charging
The Vivo S6 5G comes in White, Blue and Black colors, is priced at 2698 yuan (US$ 380 / Rs. 28,680 approx.) for the 128GB storage version and the 256GB storage version costs 2998 yuan (US$ 423 / Rs. 31,880 approx.). It will be available for order starting today and will go on sale in China from April 3.
Vivo also introduced new wired earphones with 11mm dynamic driver and carbon fiber composite diaphragm, combined with the vivo golden ear tuning and comes with built-in MEMS microphone. The headset is available in 2 colors and is priced at 129 yuan (US$ 18.2 / Rs. 1,370 approx.) and costs 99 yuan (US$ 14 / Rs. 1,050 approx.) if you buy with the S6 on April 3rd.