Vivo V17 goes on sale in India: price, specifications and launch offers

Earlier this month, Vivo expanded its V-series smartphone lineup with the launch of Vivo V17 in India. The smartphone has arrived as a mid-range offering. Starting today, it is available for purchase in the country via Vivo India’s website, Amazon, Flipkart and offline channels across India. Customers purchasing the V17 online and offline can avail various launch offers. The V17 is a rebranded version of the S1 Pro that was launched in China in November. The device comes with a few differences compared to its international counterpart. 

Vivo V17 price in India and launch offers

The Vivo V17 carries a price tag of Rs 22,990 and is available for purchase from today. The company is bundling Vivo EX710 earphones worth Rs 1,999 with the smartphone. As for the offline offers, HDFC, ICICI, and Axis Bank cardholders can avail 5 percent cashback till December 31st. Customers purchasing the Vivo V17 online are eligible for 5 percent cash back and no-cost EMIs for up to 12 months. Jio customers can get additional data benefits worth Rs 12,000 on both online and offline purchases. 

Vivo V17 specifications and features

The Vivo V17 sports a 6.44-inch super AMOLED display bearing full HD+ resolution. It features a punch hole at the top right corner. The device is equipped with an in-display fingerprint scanner. The smartphone can be availed in two colours – Midnight Ocean and Glacier Ice. On the rear side, the Vivo V17 has an L-shaped camera module housing four sensors. The setup comprises of a 48MP main camera with f/1.8 aperture, an 8MP wide-angle lens, 2MP bokeh lens and a 2MP macro sensor. The device features a 32MP front shooter. The smartphone offers camera features like super night mode, ultra-stable video, portrait light effects, HDR and more. 

In terms of performance, the Vivo V17 is powered by the Snapdragon 675 AIE processor. It is paired with 8GB RAM and offers 128GB of internal storage, expandable via a microSD card slot. The phone runs FunTouch OS 9.2 based on Android 9 Pie. The Vivo V17 is fuelled by a 4,500mAh battery with support for fast charging. Connectivity options on the device include 4G LTE, dual-SIM, WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, USB-C, GPS and GLONASS. 

Viraj Gawde

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