We keep finding perfect tricks to capture stunning selfies on our smartphones. And sadly, despite applying different filters, finding right lighting as well as facial expressions, we often don’t get the perfect selfie. Even those with high-end smartphones, struggle a lot to get the perfect selfie. No matter what filters we apply to the images, they still lack the punch. If this sounds like you, then Vivo does have a solution for you. Catering to selfie craze among buyers, Vivo has launched its selfie focused smartphone, called the Vivo V5.
Before moving on to camera features and quality, let’s have a quick glance at the design and key specifications and features of this phone.
Vivo V5: Key Specifications & Features
- Processor: 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750
- GPU: Mali-T860
- Operating System: Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Funtouch 2.6 UI
- Display: 5.5-inch HD (1280×720 pixels resolution, 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass)
- RAM: 4GB
- Storage: 32GB (expandable via microSD card)
- Rear Camera: 13 mega pixel with LED flash, PDAF
- Front Camera: 20 mega pixel with Moonlight Glow LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, Sony IMX 376 image sensor, 5P lens, Face Beauty 6.0
- Battery: 3000mAh
- Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS
- Dimensions: 153.8×75.5×7.55 mm
- Weight: 154 grams
- Fingerprint Sensor
Talking about its aesthetics, the V5 flaunts its metal unibody design with rounded edges. Overall look and feel of the phone are premium.
It also features a fingerprint sensor embedded into the home button for additional security.
Hardware specs include 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750 processor paired with Mali-T860 GPU and 4GB of RAM. On the front, it features a 5.5-inch HD 2.5D curved display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. Other specifications include 32GB of internal memory and 3000mAh battery.
It runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow wrapped under FunTouch OS 2.6. There is no app drawer and the interface is smooth and intuitive. It comes with a Smart Screen Split feature that lets you use two apps simultaneously. The phone also comes with custom-made AK4376 dedicated Hi-Fi audio chip that offers outstanding sound quality.
The main highlight of the V5 is its 20 mega pixel front camera with f/2.0 aperture, Sony IMX376 sensor and 5P lens. The front camera comes with Moonlight Glow flash that creates the lighting effects of a professional photography studio.
There are a lot of modes and filters in the camera app that add more charm to the images. You get the Face Beauty 6.0 feature that enhances the images. In the Face Beauty mode for selfies, you can choose from two options- one-tap makeover and custom. The one-tap makeover option corrects the images on its own while custom option allows users to manually adjust the slimming, enlarging and buffing levels. There is also a 13 mega pixel rear camera onboard which is accompanied by LED flash.
The camera app allows you to set timer, photo size, video size and more. You also get some other options like gender detection, voice shutter, touch capture and mirrored selfie.
The selfies that it captures as well as the images taken with the rear camera have great detailing and clarity. Images come out to be very crisp and sharp. The moonlight selfie flash helps capture good selfies even in low light. It produces natural looking shots with accurate colors. This phone helps you capture all the beautiful moments in your life with amazing pictures and videos. It is an excellent companion to capture selfies as well as other images using rear camera. The rear camera also performs very well under natural and artificial lighting.
We often capture 100’s of selfies and waste our time to get just one perfect selfie. With Vivo V5, however, you won’t have to waste your time as every image captured with the V5 comes out to be outstanding. Moreover, you can instantly post them to your different social media accounts like Instagram and Facebook.
Vivo V5 is a perfectly balanced smartphone that offers great front camera for capturing selfies as well as powerful hardware for seamless performance.
It is an ideal smartphone for all the selfie lovers who refuse to compromise on image quality. With excellent front camera, great build quality, top-notch hardware and intuitive UI, it is certainly the smartphone that sits right in with your lifestyle.