For the past few years, Vivo has been offering selfie-focused S-series smartphones in China. The Vivo S7 5G that went official in August came with an autofocus-enabled 44-megapixel dual selfie camera setup. Today, the company announced a toned-down version of the phone called the Vivo S7e 5G. Being an S-series phone, it features an impressive selfie camera.
The Vivo S7e 5G has a 20:9 aspect ratio display and it is fitted with a 64-megapixel triple rear camera system. It has a large battery that carries support for fast charging. It will go up against the OPPO K7x which features the same chipset and was also announced in China today.
Vivo S7e 5G specifications and features
The Vivo S7e 5G has an AMOLED panel measuring 6.44 inches. It supports Full HD+ resolution, HDR10, a 103 percent NTSC colour gamut, and an in-screen fingerprint sensor. According to Vivo, the Vivo S7e 5G with its waterdrop notch screen offers a screen-to-body ratio of 90.1 percent.
The Vivo S7e 5G has a 32-megapixel selfie camera with a dedicated night mode. The rear camera setup of the smartphone has a 64-megapixel main camera with f/1.89 aperture, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens with a 120-degree FOV and a 2-megapixel portrait lens. The rear camera comes with support for 10x digital zoom, portrait mode, night scene mode, EIS video stabilisation, up to 1080p slow-motion video recording, and up to 4K video shooting.
The Dimensity 720 5G chipset and 8GB of RAM are present under the hood of the device. It has a 4,100mAh battery that supports 33W fast charging technology. There is a zero-sensing liquid cooling technology inside that comprises a heat pipe and multi-layer graphite heat sink to regulate the internal temperature during performance-intensive tasks like gaming and multi-tasking. The phone boots FunTouch OS 10.5 based on Android 10.
The Vivo S7e 5G has 128GB of UFS 2.1 storage and a microSD card slot for expansion. It is packed with other features like face unlock, dual SIM, 5G, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm audio jack.
Vivo S7e 5G pricing and availability
Vivo is yet to confirm the pricing of the Vivo S7e 5G for China. However, it’s up for pre-orders in the home market. It will be available in three colours such as Mirror Black, Silver Moon, and Phantom Blue.