Vivo V11 with waterdrop notch and 25MP selfie camera launched for Rs 22,990

On: September 25, 2018

Vivo launched the Vivo V11 Pro in India earlier this month and today it has announced the Vivo V11 in the country. The device is a toned down variant of the V11 Pro, but retains some features including a Halo FullView screen, AI dual cameras and attractive color variants. The Flipkart-exclusive smartphone carries a lower price tag as well.

Design and Display

The Vivo V11 measures 155.97 x 75.63 x 8.1mm and weighs 163.7 grams. It comes in two colours – Nebula Purple and Starry Night Black. The Vivo V11 is fitted with a 6.3-inch Halo FullView Display with 2.5D curved glass. It is an LTPS In-Cell screen that produces Full HD+ resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels and an aspect ratio of 19:9. Like the V11 Pro, it features a waterdrop notch.

Vivo V11

While the V11 Pro features an in-display fingerprint reader, the V11 gets a physical sensor on the rear panel instead.


A MediaTek Helio P60 chipset coupled with 6 GB of RAM powers the Vivo V11. It has an internal storage of 64 GB. For more storage, it is equipped with a microSD card slot. The handset is packed with a 3,315mAh battery. The Vivo V11 Pro on the other hand features a Snapdragon 660 processor, 6 GB of RAM, 64 GB of inbuilt storage and 3,400mAh battery with fast charging.

The V11 runs FunTouch OS based on Android 8.1 Oreo. It features the Jovi AI Engine that can intelligently allocate CPU and memory resources for smooth performance. Google Assistant, Google Lens and Jovi Smart Scene are also available on the phone.

Cameras and Connectivity

The Vivo V11 borrows the front and rear cameras from the V11 Pro. The handset features an f/2.0 aperture 25-megapixel AI selfie camera and 16-megapixel (f/1.8 aperture) + 5-megapixel (f/2.4 aperture) primary dual camera module. The front and rear cameras offer features such as Ultra HD video shooting, time-lapse photography, camera filters, portrait mode, panorama AR stickers, Retina flash, AI face shaping, AI selfie lighting, AI face beauty and AI scene detection.

The connectivity features available on the smartphone include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, microUSB 2.0 and 3.5mm audio jack.

Vivo V11

Pricing and Availability

The Vivo V11 is priced at Rs. 22,990. It can be purchased through Flipkart, Vivo’s online store and offline platforms. Its sales will begin from 27th September.

Paytm, HDFC Bank card and Capital First are providing cashbacks for the buyers of V11. Flipkart is providing an additional discount of Rs. 2,000 on exchange apart from a buyback guarantee after six to eight months of usage.

Reliance Jio is providing instant benefits of Rs. 4,050 on recharges of Rs. 198, Jio Vouchers worth Rs. 1,950 and Jio Platinum Device Security. Vodafone-Idea provides insurance for liquid and physical damage with Rs. 499 and above postpaid plans. Prepaid Vodafone-Idea customers can get 820 GB data with Rs. 198 recharges and above, and post-paid users can get 600GB data with Rs. 399 and above plans. Other offers include one-time screen replacement within the first six months and no-cost EMIs.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.