- Vivo S9 5G and Vivo S9e 5G phones have launched in China
- Vivo S9 5G ships with the MediaTek Dimensity 1100 SoC, 33W fast-charging support, and a 44MP selfie camera
- Vivo S9e 5G is equipped with MediaTek Dimensity 820 SoC and 32MP front-facing camera
Vivo S9 5G has been launched in China alongside the Vivo S9e. Both phones come as successors to the S7 lineup and have 5G connectivity. The former has a wide-notch to accommodate dual selfie cameras, a triple-camera set up in a rectangular module, and a unique gradient design. The Vivo S9e replaces the notch with a waterdrop notch but the rest of the design is similar. The Vivo S9 specifications include the MediaTek Dimensity 1100 SoC, 33W fast-charging support, and a 44MP selfie camera. The Vivo S9e is equipped with MediaTek Dimensity 820 SoC and 32MP front-facing camera. Here’s a look at the Vivo S9 and S9e price, specifications, and sale date.
Vivo S9 5G, Vivo S9e 5G price
Vivo S9 5G price in China is set at RMB 2,999 (approx Rs 33,700) for the base 8GB RAM + 128GB model and RMB 3,299 (approx Rs 37,100) for the 12GB RAM+256GB storage model. It will be available in Aurora Blue, Midnight Blue, and White colour options. The phone will be on sale from March 12th.
Vivo S9e price is RMB 2,399 (around Rs 26,900) for the 8GB RAM + 128GB and RMB 2,699 (around Rs 30,300) for the 8GB RAM + 256GB model. It will be available in Crystal Diamond, Obsidian Black, and Starry Night Aurora colour options. The handset will be up for pre-orders from March 22nd and be on sale from March 27th.
Vivo S9 specifications
Vivo S9 5G sports a 6.44-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a notch to accommodate the selfie snapper, 90Hz refresh rate, 20:9 aspect ratio, 91.04 percent screen-to-body ratio, 2,400 X 1,080 pixels resolution, and HDR10+. It is powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 1100 SoC paired with up to 12GB RAM and 256GB native UFS 3.1 storage. The phone boots Android 11-based OriginOS out of the box. Connectivity features include 5G Dual-mode, 4G LTE, dual-mode Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS, and USB Type-C port for charging and data sync.
As for the cameras, Vivo S9 has a triple camera setup at the back with a 64MP primary sensor, an 8MP wide-angle lens, and a 2MP macro lens. There is a 16MP snapper on the front for selfies and video chats. The rear camera supports features like the night mode, portrait, dynamic photo, slow motion, panorama, time-lapse, dual-view video, AR cute shooting, and more. On the front, it has dual-selfie snappers, with a 44MP primary sensor and an 8MP wide-angle camera. It has features like portrait, night scene, panorama, dual-view video, dynamic photo, slow motion, AR cute shooting, among others. The phone has an in-display fingerprint sensor for security, a 4,000mAh battery, and 33W fast-charging support.
Vivo S9e specifications
Vivo S9e 5G complete specifications aren’t revealed yet. It is confirmed to ship with the MediaTek Dimensity 820 SoC, 8GB RAM, 90Hz display, 256GB storage, 64MP primary camera, and a 32MP selfie snapper. It packs a 4,100mAh battery with 33W fast-charging support and runs Origin OS out of the box.