Vivo V23 series is set to launch in India next week. The lineup will consist of a standard and Pro variant. The upcoming offering’s key specifications have been revealed via a microsite on the brand’s official website.
The Vivo V23 and V23 Pro seem to be rebranded variants of the Vivo S12 and S12 Pro that debuted in China earlier this month. Read on to know what we know about the smartphones ahead of the launch event.
Vivo V23 series: launch date in India
The Vivo V23 series is scheduled to launch in India on January 5th, 12 noon, Wednesday. The launch event will be livestreamed on the company’s official YouTube channel as well as on Flipkart microsite and Twitter handle.
Vivo V23 series: price in India
At the time of writing this post, the Vivo V23 and V23 Pro’s price remains unknown. The former will reportedly carry a sub-Rs 30,000 price tag whereas the latter is expected to cost between Rs 37,000 – Rs 40,000 when it becomes official.
Vivo V23 series: sale date in India
The Vivo V23 series will be available for purchase on e-commerce platform Flipkart. The smartphones are expected to go on sale soon after they are announced.
Vivo V23 series specifications and features
Display and design
As per the microsite on Vivo’s website, the V23 Pro will come with a 3D curved display and an ultra-slim design measuring just 7.36mm. On the other hand, the regular variant will feature a flat screen and a boxy form factor with a metal frame. Both smartphones have a traditional notch design housing dual front camera sensors. The back panel houses a squarish camera module.
The Vivo V23 series will flaunt a colour-changing technology on the back panel that is said to reflect different colours by interacting with sunlight and other sources of artificial UV rays. However, this design will only be available on the Gold colour option of the V23 series.
The Vivo V23 series will be equipped with triple rear cameras. The Pro variant will sport a 108MP primary sensor whereas the standard model will have a 64MP main shooter. The other two sensors on the V23 duo will be wide-angle and super macro lenses, however, details on the exact megapixel count remain a mystery.
Up front, the Vivo V23 series will come with dual cameras. The setup will consist of a 50MP primary lens with an Eye Autofocus feature paired with a secondary super-wide-angle sensor. The smartphone will pack a dual-tone spotlight feature that is said to offer warm and cold hues.
The microsite reveals that the Vivo V23 series will house MediaTek’s Dimensity 1200 processor under the hood. It will pack 8GB RAM and 4GB memory extension technology. Both the devices will offer support for 5G connectivity.
Vivo V23 series: other specifications and features
Apart from the confirmed specifications, the Vivo V23 duo is said to come with identical specifications including up to 12GB RAM and 256GB storage, 44W fast charging, 8MP ultra-wide-angle snapper along with 2MP super macro unit on the back, and an FHD+ 90Hz refresh rate display.
The standard variant is said to offer a 6.44-inch screen while the Pro model will feature a slightly larger 6.56-inch 3D curved display. Another difference between the two devices is that the vanilla model is tipped to be powered by a Dimensity 920 5G chipset.