Vivo S15, S15 Pro with 120Hz display, up to 80W fast charging launched: priced, specifications


  • Vivo S15 and S15 Pro have debuted in China
  • The S15 has a 120Hz AMOLED screen and Snapdragon 870 Peak Edition chip
  • The S15 Pro features a 120Hz AMOLED display and Dimensity 8100 chip

Vivo S15 and Vivo S15 Pro have been launched in China. These devices are positioned higher than the Vivo S15e, which was announced last month in Vivo’s home market. Unlike the previous S-series phones, the S15 and S15 are not selfie-focused smartphones. The S15 duo are targeted toward youth and gamers.

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The Vivo S15 duo offers key features such as up to 120Hz AMOLED display, a Snapdragon 870 / Dimensity 8100 chipset, up to 64-megapixel triple cameras, and up to 80W fast charging. The Vivo S15 series will rival the OPPO Reno 8 lineup, the Redmi Note 11T series, and the Honor 70 series that are scheduled to debut this month in China.

Vivo S15 specifications and features

Vivo S15 and Vivo S15 Pro

Vivo S15 (left) and Vivo S15 Pro (right)

The Vivo S15 features a 6.62-inch AMOLED E4 display that offers a Full HD+ resolution and a 120Hz refresh rate.  It has a 32-megapixel front-facing camera, and its back panel has an OIS-assisted 64-megapixel main camera, an 8-megapixel ultrawide lens, and a 2-megapixel macro camera.

The all-new Snapdragon 870 Peak Edition chipset, which offers 10 percent better performance than the existing Snapdragon 870, is present under the hood of the Vivo S15. The device comes with up to 12GB of LPDDR4x RAM and up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. It packs a 4,500mAh battery that supports 66W fast charging.

Vivo S15 Pro specifications and features

The Vivo S15 Pro is fitted with a 6.56-inch curved AMOLED E5 panel that offers an FHD+ resolution, a 120Hz refresh rate, an independent display chip, and Dolby Vision support. For selfies, it has a 32-megapixel front camera, and its rear-facing triple camera unit comprises an OIS-enabled 50-megapixel main camera, a 12-megapixel ultrawide lens, and a 2-megapixel B&W camera.

The S15 Pro is powered by the Dimensity 8100 chipset. The device ships with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. It packs a larger 4,500mAh battery that supports 80W fast charging.

The Vivo S15 and S15 Pro run on the Android 12 OS, which is overlaid with the OriginOS Ocean UI. Some of the other features of the S15 series include an in-screen fingerprint scanner, dual nano-SIM slots, 5G, WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5.1 (5.3 on S15 Pro), GPS (dual-band GPS on S15 Pro), X-axis linear motor, NFC, and a USB Type-C port.

Vivo S15 Pro specifications and features

The Vivo S15 has arrived in two variants, such as 8GB RAM + 128GB storage, 8GB RAM + 256GB storage, and 12GB RAM + 256GB storage. They are priced at RMB 2,699 (~Rs 31,050), RMB 2,999 (~Rs 34,500) and RMB 3,299 (~Rs 37,950). It comes in Midsummer (blue), Light Gold, and Black. The Vivo S15 Pro’s 8GB RAM + 256GB storage variant is priced at RMB 3,399 (~Rs 39,050), while its 12GB RAM + 256GB storage edition costs RMB 3,699 (~Rs 42,500). It comes in two colours: Midsummer (blue) and Black.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

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