The Vivo V19 Neo comes in as a less premium sibling to the Vivo 19. It offers a package that is a bit inferior to the Vivo 19, with the chief of them being a less powerful mid-range processor. Its charging speed and selfie camera capabilities are other parameters to examine for dichotomy. Here we explore its specs and price which will help in making your purchase decision.
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Vivo V19 Neo Key Specs & Features
- 6.44-inch Super AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2400 Pixels, (409 PPI)
- Android 9.0 (Pie), Funtouch 9.2
- Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 (11 nm)
- 48MP + 8MP + 8MP + 2MP Quad Rear Camera
- 32MP Front Camera
- 8GB RAM
- 128GB / 256GB Inbuilt Storage
- Fingerprint Scanner (Under Display, Optical)
- 18W Fast Charge
- 4500mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
The Design and Display
The Vivo 19 Neo reminisces the Vivo 19 design. It offers the same setup with few peculiarities that bring about slight differences. In summary, there is a high chance you would love this design if you loved that of the Vivo 19.
On the rear sits a camera module housing quad cameras and a camera flash. You also get the Vivo branding, which indicates its a Vivo smartphone.
Upfront is a 6.44 inch Super AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2400 and a screen density of 409 PPI. This display houses a single punch hole camera cut out, as opposed to the dual-camera cut on the more premium Vivo 19.
The rear camera department on the Vivo 19 Neo is a replica of what we saw on the Vivo 19. It comprises of the same 48MP primary camera, an 8MP ultrawide camera, a 2MP Macro camera, and a 2MP depth camera.
This rear camera setup is capable of 4k video recording at 30fps and also 1080p video recording up to 60fps.
The front camera department on this mobile phone is where the changes lie. For starters, it offers a single camera, as opposed to the dual-camera setup. This means enthusiasts won’t be getting the ultrawide camera.
The selfie camera on the Vivo 19 Neo is a 16MP shooter that is capable of also shooting 1080p videos at 30fps. It also offers an HDR mode for taking photos.
Hardware and Software
Speaking on performance hardware, the Vivo V19 Neo opts for a lower Snapdragon 675 processor, as opposed to the more premium Snapdragon 712 processor on the Vivo V19. Also onboard is a less premium Adreno 612 GPU as opposed to the Adreno 616 on its more premium sibling.
The other components are pretty much the same as we have the same 8GB RAM, 128GB or 256GB storage options, and a non-removable 4500mAh Li-Po battery.
On the software side, this Android smartphone runs the Funtouch 9.2 user interface on top of the Android 10 operating system.
The Vivo V19 Neo features a 3.5mm jack and the USB Type C (USB 2.0). Other connectivity options include dual-band Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 5.1.
Internet connectivity is capped at 4G. Which means enthusiasts won’t be getting access to 5G internet speed.
Vivo V19 Neo Price and Availability
The price of the Vivo V19 Neo starts around $362. In Nigeria, 139,460 Naira, 38,645 KSH in Kenya, and 2,085 GHS in Ghana.
The Vivo V19 Neo was announced on June 13th 2020 and is currently available for purchase from leading online stores.
Vivo V19 Neo Specs
Here are a few specs of the Vivo V19 Neo:
- Platform: Android 9.0 (Pie), Funtouch 9.2
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 Octa-core (2×2.0 GHz Kryo 460 Gold & 6×1.7 GHz Kryo 460 Silver)
- GPU: Adreno 612
- Memory: 8GB RAM
- Colours: Admiral Blue, Crystal White
- Dimension: 159 x 74.2 x 8.5 mm
- Weight: 176 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM
- SIM Count: Dual-SIM
- Display: 6.44-inch Super AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2400 Pixels
- Screen Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 48MP (Wide) f/1.8 + 8MP (Ultrawide) f/2.2 + 2MP (Macro) f/2.4 +2MP (Depth) f/2.4 Camera
- Rear Camera Features: LED flash, HDR, Panorama, 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps
- Front Camera: 32 MP Camera, f/2.5,
- Built-in Storage: 128GB / 256GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, MicroSDXC (dedicated slot)
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- 2G CDMA 1X: 850 / 900 / 2100
- 3G WCDMA: –
- 3G CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 38, 40, 41
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth5.0, A2DP, LE
- NFC: No
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: Yes, USB Type-C
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: –
- Push Emails: –
- Email Protocol: –
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: –
- Barometer: –
- SpO2: –
- Pedometer: –
- Heart Rate Monitor: –
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes, (Under Display, Optical)
- Iris Scanner: –
- Face Unlock: –
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
- Voice Control: –
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: –
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: –
- Video Editor: –
- Document Viewer: –
- Document Editor: –
- Battery: 4500mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: –