vivo S1 launched in India, starting at INR 17,990

Michail, 07 August 2019

A couple of weeks after its Chinese debut as the Y7s, the vivo S1 has made its way to India. The device packs a compelling spec sheet with a 6.38-inch Super AMOLED display, triple camera setup and large battery starting at INR 17,990 ($253) for the 4GB RAM and 128 GB storage version.

Vivo S1 launched in India, starting at INR 17,990

Upfront, we have a 6.38-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED display with a UD fingerprint scanner and notch for the 32MP selfie cam. Under the hood, the S1 packs the MediaTek Helio P65 chipset paired with 4 or 6GB RAM and up to 128GB storage.

The camera department features a triple sensor array with a 16MP F/1.78 main shooter alongside an 8MP F/2.2 ultra-wide snapper and a 2MP F/2.4 depth sensor.

The battery department is handled by a 4,500 mAh cell with support for 18W fast charging over microUSB. On the software front, the device features vivo’s FuntouchOS 9 on top of Android Pie.

vivo S1 in Diamond Black and Skyline Blue vivo S1 in Diamond Black and Skyline Blue
vivo S1 in Diamond Black and Skyline Blue

Pricing for the vivo S1 starts at INR 17,990 ($253) for the 4/128GB model, INR 18,990($267) will get you the 6/64GB model while the top of the line 6/128GB will set buyers back INR 19,990 ($281).

The 4GB RAM version will be available through offline retailers starting tomorrow and August 14 on online channels like Amazon and Flipkart. The 6/128GB variant will go on sale next month in both Diamond Black and Skyline Blue colors.


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Reader comments

For that price is not that bad. Here in Slovakia we dont have Vivo brand for sale but if we would this phone will sells very well. I am sure of it.

big billion day sale !! you will see this phone selling at 10000 or less... trash mobile

  • Joe

Correct. This is absolutely overpriced. Not worth buying better buy xiaomi.