Many budget-friendly smartphones on the market have failed to meet high-quality standards. Vivo S1 entered the market when every other mid-range phone was trying to conquer the market. Some low-priced phones miss out on the quality and user experience.
This amazing device is among the top-performing devices in the segment and delivers a great experience. Many other phones were unable to offer features that Vivo S1 did in this price range. The S series stands for style and the phone looks good and performs well too.
Many budget-friendly smartphones on the market have failed to meet high-quality standards. Vivo S1 entered the market when every other mid-range phone was trying to conquer the market. Some low-priced phones miss out on the quality and user experience. This amazing device is among the top-performing devices in the segment and delivers a great experience. Many other phones were unable to offer features that Vivo S1 did in this price range. The S series stands for style and the phone looks good and performs well too.
Vivo S1 price in Pakistan is PKR 35,999 and it’s $220 in US dollars. This smartphone is reasonably priced and offers an amazing user experience for the price.
The storage of this smartphone is 128 GB that makes a lot of space in your phone so that you never get worried about your data being stored. It comes with the MediaTek Helio P65 processor and has a front camera with a 32MP lens and a rear camera with 16MP + 8MP + 5MP. The 6GB RAM ensures a streamlined user experience.
In addition, the battery capacity is 4500mAH and the operating system it uses is Android Pie. It comes with a microSDXC (dedicated slot). There are fingerprint sensors, a Glass front, a plastic back, and a plastic frame. It weighs 179 g and the size is 6.38 inches, 99.9 cm2 (~83.3% screen-to-body ratio). It is available in diamond black, skyline blue, and cosmic green color.
It comes with a nice and beautiful dual-tone design at its back. The color options are skyline blue, cosmic green, and diamond black. Also, the dark blue color on the sides turns into purple bluish that goes towards the center having the diamond pattern all around. So, it brings an amazing and eye-catching appearance. The camera module of this smartphone is encircled with the golden rim around and there is the company’s logo written in the gold color. These features make it one of the most handsome phones in its price range.
This smartphone offers a large screen of 6.38 inches along with a waterdrop-style notch that lies on the top. The notch covers the front camera. There are an under-display fingerprint sensor and face ID unlock option on the device. The easy-to-use volume and power buttons are on the right side of the handset. Whereas, the left side has the Google Assistant button to help the user with voice control features. Also, the sim tray sits here right above the button.
The micro-USB port of this phone is present at the bottom. There are a 3.5mm earphone jack and speaker grills too. The edges of this smartphone are curved and there is a little purplish-blue tone at the top and blue at the bottom. It comes with a bouncy rear camera module with the LED flash placed below the lens covered by the module.
This nice mid-range phone has a 6.38 inches screen that has a super AMOLED screen that brings a broad view and enhances the user experience with the clarity offered by the broad surface. The Halo Full View display of the smartphone offers a high ratio of screen to the body that creates a more desired view.
You won’t have to compromise on the video HD quality as it comes with a resolution of 2340×1080. Another great feature to make you fall for this phone is the easier access supported by a sixth-generation in-display fingerprint scan.
The full HD+ AMOLED panel has an aspect ratio of 19.5.9. It features auto-brightness, dark mode, eye protection mode, and adjustable screen color display for user convenience. So, if you want to modify,, it’s easy to make your eye protection filter.
When it comes to gaming, Vivo S1 promises a good gamer experience with its Ultra Game Mode. It is powered by a MediaTek Helio P65 octa-core processor clocked at 2GHz. It is the first phone to use this chipset.
The phone works well while you’re running it with several apps working and the performance doesn’t go down. However, the phone might heat up after some time of frequent usage. This fast-running gadget doesn’t slow down at any point and is great for playing casual games and not heavy games.
Then Ultra Game mode is to enhance the gaming experience. Thanks to its long battery life and MediaTek processor as they keep it running smoothly. It mimics the iPhone’s feature of scrolling up the control panel from the bottom.
The pre-installed third-party apps leave no need to install them from the scratch. Moreover, the smart motion allows you to set gestures for controlling actions including answering a call. The big screen allows watching HD videos with enough louder sounds.
This smartphone comes with a nice triple rear camera. The resolutions are 16MP, 8MP, and 2MP. It features a 32-megapixel lens at the front of the phone. This delivers a great performance of the camera as you capture memorable moments of your life.
As far as the front camera is concerned, the images taken inside are bright and light and those taken outdoors are no excessively bright. Sometimes, you might feel your photos looking unnatural due to beauty effects.
The triple-lens camera setup at the back has a 16MP primary lens, 8MP secondary sensor with a wide-angle lens, and 2MP lens to add to the quality of your pictures. When it comes to low-light photography, the images lack details. Other smart features include LED flash, HDR, and panorama.
Vivo has a 4500mAh battery that provides you with a long life smoothly running battery. The dual-engine fast-charging battery adds to the performance of your smartphone. It gets fully charged in two and a half hours. Battery modes include normal mode, low power mode, and super power-saving mode. Moreover, its solid battery backup doesn’t disappoint the user.
S1 is a great option that offers several features that would fall in love with. This smartphone ensures a decent performance without much hassle. It offers extraordinary design, amazing camera performance, and optical ease for its users. It is a considerable option for users looking for an affordable option compared to other phones on the market.
|Colors||Diamond Black, Skyline Blue, Cosmic Green|
|SIM Size (Subscriber Identity Module) is a small card that contains mobile network subscriber's account information. This allows the phone using the card to attach to a mobile network. The SIM card is most commonly associated with GSM and UMTS mobile networks. Moving a SIM card from one phone to another allows a subscriber to switch mobile phones without having to contact their mobile network carrier. SIM cards can also be used by a phone to store limited amounts of data, such as phone numbers and text messages.||Nano-SIM|
|Display Type A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor)||Super AMOLED|
|Resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~404 ppi density)|
|Display Size||6.38 inches, 99.9 cm2 (~83.3% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Camera is able to capture photographs and usually videos, The most important characteristics of a camera are the resolution (measured in megapixels), lens focus type (fixed or automatic), higher megapixel cameras are known to capture higher quality photos, but not always a good measurement of the photos quality.||
16 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/2.8", 1.12µm, PDAF
8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/4.0", 1.12µm
2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
|Features||LED flash, HDR, panorama|
|Flash There is commonly two types of flash lights are used in camera mobile phones, LED Flash (LED flash offers lower power consumption with drive circuitry that takes up very little room, LEDs can be strobed faster than any other light source), Xenon Flash (xenon flash produces an extremely intense full-spectrum white light for a very short duration)|
|Camera||32 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8", 0.8µm|
|Operating System Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device.||Android 9.0 (Pie), Funtouch 9|
|User Interface or user interface of a device is the look and feel of the on-screen menu system. How it works, its color scheme, how it responds to button presses, all of these things are part of the user interface.||Yes|
|RAM (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices.||6GB|
|Internal Storage is a data storage space (flash memory) mostly used in smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices where operating system, apps, music, photos, videos, files and other user data Is stored.||64GB|
|Card Slot is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras.||microSDXC (dedicated slot)|
|CPU (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone.||Octa-core (2x2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6x1.7 GHz Cortex-A55)|
|GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion.||Mali-G52 MC2|
|Chipset is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming.||Mediatek MT6768 Helio P65 (12nm)|
|Sensors are electronic components that detects and responds to some type of input from the physical environment. The specific input could be light, heat, motion, moisture, pressure and location, The output is generally a signal that is converted to use in computing systems, a location sensor, such as a GPS receiver is able to detect current location of your electronic device.||Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Loudspeakeer The loudspeaker is a small sound driver fitted within a mobile phone, or other communication device, which is used to produce sound. Traditionally, loudspeakers on mobile phones are used to produce sound alerts for events such as incoming calls, incoming messages and alarms.||Yes|
|Bluetooth is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices.||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|Wi-Fi is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world.||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct,|
|USB||microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go|
|Infrared connectivity is an old wireless technology used to connect two electronic devices. It uses a beam of infrared light to transmit information and so requires direct line of sight and operates only at close range.|
|GPS The Global Positioning System is a satellite-based radio navigation system, GPS permits users to determine their position, velocity and the time 24 hours a day, in all weather, anywhere in the world, In order to locate your position, your device or GPS receiver must have a clear view of the sky.||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS|
|NFC (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.|
|Wireless Charging (Inductive Charging) uses an electromagnetic field to transfer energy between two objects. This is usually done with a charging station. Energy is sent through an inductive coupling to an electrical device, which can then use that energy to charge batteries or run the device.|
|GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) is a packet oriented mobile data service on the 2G and 3G cellular communication system's global system for mobile communications (GSM), Generally, GPRS is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.|
|EDGE (Enhanced Data GSM Environment) is a wireless network technology generally considered the next step in the 2G network offers data transfer rates up to four times faster than ordinary GSM networks, Generally, EDGE is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.|
|SMS (Short Messaging Service) is a text messaging service component of phone, Web, or mobile communication systems. It uses standardized communications protocols to allow mobile phone devices to exchange short text messages over the networks.||Yes|
|MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service) is a standard way to send messages that include multimedia content (audio clips, video clips and images) to and from mobile phones over wireless networks using the WAP protocol.|
|Email (Electronic Mail) is a system for receiving, sending, and storing electronic messages, Similar to a letter, email is text messages that may contain files, images, or other attachments sent via the internet to a recipient by using applications and software prograps. An email address is required to receive email, and that address is unique to the user.|
|IM (Instant Messaging) is an exchange of text messages through a software application, it enable you to create a kind of private chat room with another individual in order to communicate in real time over the Internet.|
|Battery Type Cell phones run on various kinds of batteries depending on the manufacturer, phone size or shape and features. There are basically four types of cell phone batteries => Lithium Polymer, Lithium Ion, Nickel Metal Hydride and Nickel Cadmium.||Li-Po|
|Capacity is a measure (typically in Amp-hr) of the charge stored by the battery, and is determined by the mass of active material contained in the battery. The battery capacity represents the maximum amount of energy that can be extracted from the battery under certain conditions.||4500 mAh|