Vivo V3  +1 variation

price₹ 15,990 onwards

launchApr, 2016

17.7

excellence score

36.7

value for money score

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Design

  • Good build quality
  • Aesthetic design - brushed metal at the back gives the phone a premium look and offers good grip
  • The 5-inch display feels compact and is easy for one handed operations, and for people with small hands
  • Fast, accurate fingerprint sensor

Display

  • Decent display with vibrant colors, and good viewing angles
  • Display is a little reflective, and prone to smudges
  • Display resolution could have been better

Software

  • Funtouch OS over Android looks attractive and has some useful added functionality (though it is a little cluttered)

Performance

  • Decent speed/performance

Camera

  • Decent front (selfie) camera
  • Average rear camera - daylight images come a little washed out, while low light images have plenty of noise

Audio

  • Loud and clear speaker
  • Good audio quality via headphones too
  • Average call quality

Battery

  • Good battery life - easily lasts a day with moderate to heavy use
  • Fast charging support

More

  • Heats up a bit when playing heavy games

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Vivo V3 Specifications

Operating System
Smartphone OSAndroid 5.1 LollipopNo updates expected
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5 inches
Screen Resolution720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS LCD
Scratch Resistant DisplayYes, Corning Gorilla Glass
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Gyroscope
Fingerprint sensorYes
Processor/RAM
Processor1.5 GHz, Octa Core, Qualcomm MSM8939v2 Snapdragon 616Ranked #63 in Mobile Procesor Benchmarks
GPUAdreno 405
RAM3 GB
Memory
Internal Memory32 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 128 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2550 mAh
Dimensions
Weight138 gm
Thickness7.5 mm
Camera
Primary Camera13.0MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Phase Detection Auto-Focus
  • Scene Modes - Panorama
  • Face Beauty
  • HDR
  • Night
  • PPT
  • Motion Track
  • Professional
  • Slow
  • Fast
  • Voice Shutter
  • Touch Capture
  • Palm
  • Timer
  • Gender Detection
  • Filter
  • Watermark
Secondary Camera8.0MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • Scene Modes - Ultra HD
  • Night
  • Voice Shutter
  • Touch Capture
  • Palm
  • Timer
  • Gender Detection
  • Filter
  • Watermark
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
Connecting PortUSB
USB On-The-GoYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
VoLTEYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS + BeiDou
CompassYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
FM RadioYes

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