- Vivo has launched the V20 smartphone in India.
- The V20 starts at Rs 24,990 for its entry level variant.
- Vivo V20 is powered by a Snapdragon 720G chipset.
Vivo has had a busy 2020. Since the turn of the year, the company has launched a number of new smartphones in its usual hunting ground, the budget and mid-range segments. And now, Vivo has added to the latter by announcing a new phone, the V20.
Launched as the latest entrant to its V series of mid-range phones, the V20 brings a lot to like, including a refined design language, interesting feature set, and powerful cameras. Read on to know what it brings when it comes to features and specifications.
Vivo V20: Specifications
Display: The V20 comes with a panel that is 6.44-inches in size and supports up to full-HD+ resolution. It is AMOLED in nature but does not support fast refresh rates. The display uses a 20:9 aspect ratio and a high pixel density of 408ppi. The panel also supports HDR 10 for high-quality video playback.
Chipset: Under the hood, the Vivo V20 comes hiding an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G chipset.
RAM: The phone is available in a single RAM configuration as both variants get 8GB of RAM.
Storage: The phone is available in two memory configurations with either 128GB or 256GB of storage.
Rear cameras: For cameras, the Vivo V20 comes with a 64-megapixel Samsung GW1 primary lens which has been paired with an 8-megapixel multi-function camera that can click super wide-angle, bokeh and super macro shots. There's also a 2-megapixel monochrome lens also for adding extra detail to shots.
Front camera: For selfies, the Vivo V20 gets a 44-megapixel lens at the front.
Battery: The Vivo V20 is powered by a 4000mAh battery pack which can be charged using a 33W Flash Charge solution.
Operating system: The new phone from Vivo comes with Android 11-based Funtouch OS 11 out-of-the-box.
Vivo V20: Features
One of the biggest highlights of the Vivo V20 is its sleek, ergonomic design. As phones go, it is definitely one of the best looking ones out there. At 171 grams and 7.8mm thick at its thinnest, the V20 is good to hold in the hand and because of its unique colour scheme, it is great to look at too.
The other big highlight of the Vivo V20 is its cameras. Of special note here is the primary camera at the back which is a 64-megapixel Samsung GW1 lens paired to an 8-megapixel multi-function camera that can click super wide-angle, bokeh and super macro shots. There's also a 2-megapixel monochrome lens also for adding extra detail to shots. Overall, this set-up helps the Vivo V20 click some very impressive shots in both low and well-lit situations. The phone also offers a big 44-megapixel lens at the front which is housed on a specialised motor that can move a little to improve autofocus while clicking selfies.
Apart from this, the phone also houses a massive 4000mAh battery which can be charged real fast using the device's 33W fast charger.
Vivo V20: Price and availability
The Vivo V20 has been launched in India at a price that's close to what was tipped for it all through last week. In line with the leaks that claimed the device could be launched below the Rs 30,000 mark, the company today launched the Vivo V20 at a starting price of Rs 24,990 for the 8GB RAM and 128GB variant.
The phone's also available in another variant with 8GB RAM and 256GB variant at a price of Rs 27,990. The Vivo V20 is available for pre-booking currently and will go on sale from October 20.