The Vivo V19 is an upper mid-range smartphone that offers a package very similar to what we have seen on other smartphones in this category. Highlights of the Vivo 19 include a Snapdragon 712 processor, six cameras, 33W fast charge, and lots more. Details on its specs and price will be provided in this article, to help you in making your purchase decision.
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Vivo V19 Key Specs & Features
- 6.44-inch Super AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2400 Pixels, HDR10, (409 PPI)
- Android 10, Funtouch 10.0
- Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 (10 nm)
- 48MP + 8MP + 8MP + 2MP Quad Rear Camera
- 32MP + 8MP Dual Front Camera
- 8GB RAM
- 128GB / 256GB Inbuilt Storage
- Fingerprint Scanner (Under Display, Optical)
- Fast Charge (33W Capacity)
- 4500mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
The Design and Display
Perusing the design on the Vivo 19 chassis reveals the fact that a lot of its design elements where somehow sourced from other smartphones which pre-existed before it. However, this isn’t really bad, as Vivo made a good combo choice, which resulted in a good looking smartphone.
The Rear panel on the Vivo 19 bears a setup very similar to that of the Huawei P40. Here you will find a square camera module housing four cameras and an LED flash. You will also find the Vivo branding, which indicates its a Vivo smartphone.
Switching to the front panel, we discover a 6.44 inch Super AMOLED display, which houses a cut out with dual front-facing cameras, just like that of the Xiaomi Redmi K30. This display has a screen resolution of 1080 x 2400 and a screen density of 409 PPI.
The Build on this mobile phone comprises of glass on the rear, glass up front, and plastic on the frame.
The Camera department comes packed with six cameras tuned to be one of the best in this category. It’s a dual-camera setup upfront and a quad-camera setup on the rear.
The quad-camera setup on the rear comprises of a 48MP primary camera, an 8MP ultrawide camera, a 2MP Macro camera, and a 2MP depth camera. This camera setup is capable of shooting 4k videos capped at 30fps and also 1080p videos capped at 60fps.
Upfront is a dual front-facing camera setup for selfies. This setup comprises of a 32MP primary camera and an 8MP ultrawide camera. With this setup, you can shoot videos capped at 1080 at 30fps.
Hardware and Software
Performance on the Vivo 19 is an upper mid-range affair, which is thanks to its Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 processor with a 10nm structure. This is opposed to the Snapdragon 675 processor on the less premium Vivo V19 Neo.
Other components powering performance on this mobile phone includes an Adreno 616 graphics processing unit, an 8GB RAM, options of 128GB or 256GB internal storage and a non-removable 4500mAh battery.
On the software side, you have got the Funtouch 1.0 user interface running on the Android 10.0 operating system.
The Vivo V19 features a 3.5mm jack and the USB Type C. Other connectivity options include dual-band Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 5.1.
Internet connectivity on the Vivo V19 is capped at 4G. Which means enthusiasts won’t be getting access to 5G internet speed.
Vivo V19 Price and Availability
Vivo V19 price in Nigeria starts at around 159,000 Naira. The price starts around $396 for the base 8GB / 128GB variant. In Nigeria, 159,000 Naira, 42,242 KSH in Kenya, and 2,281 GHS in Ghana.
The price of the maxed out variant 8GB / 256GB variant of the Vivo 19 starts around $452. In Nigeria, 174,685 Naira, 48,337 KSH in Kenya, and 2,611 GHS in Ghana
The Vivo V19 was announced on June April 6th, 2020 and is currently available for purchase from leading online stores.
Vivo V19 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Vivo V19:
- Platform: Android 10, Funtouch 10.0
- Processor: Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 (2×2.3 GHz Kryo 360 Gold & 6×1.7 GHz Kryo 360 Silver)
- GPU: Adreno 616
- Memory: 8GB RAM
- Colours: Mystic Silver/Sleek Silver, Piano Black/Gleam Black
- Dimension: 159.6 x 75 x 8.5 mm
- Weight: 186.5 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM
- SIM Count: Dual-SIM
- Display: 6.44-inch Super AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2400 Pixels, 20:9 ratio, HDR10, 409 PPI,
- Screen Protection: –
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 48MP (Primary) f/1.8 + 8MP (Ultrawide) f/2.2 + 2MP (Macro) f/2.4 + 2MP (Depth) f/2.4 Quad Camera
- Rear Camera Features: LED flash, HDR, Panorama, 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps
- Front Camera: 32MP (Wide) f/2.1 + 8MP (Ultrawide) f/2.3 Dual Camera
- Built-in Storage: 128GB / 256GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, MicroSDXC (Dedicated slot)
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- 2G CDMA 1X: –
- 3G WCDMA: 850 / 900 / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 39, 40, 41
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: –
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth, 5.0, A2DP, LE
- NFC: –
- Infrared Blaster: –
- USB Port: Yes, USB Type-C, reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: –
- Email Protocol: –
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: No
- 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: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: –
- Wireless Charging: –
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: –
- Video Editor: –
- Document Viewer: –
- Document Editor: –
- Battery: Non-Removable 4500mAh Li-Po Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: 33W, 54% in 30 min