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Vivo S1 Smartphone launches in the UAE

Vivo’s S1 is packing a lot of high-end smartphone features you can get on a budget.

Vivo S1 Smartphone launches in the UAE
Vivo S1 Skyline Blue

Vivo has launched the all-new S1 smartphone in the UAE, a model which combines Vivo’s signature photography and security technologies to provide performance and experiential updates to the budget smartphone maker, the onus being the features boast new and high end additions.
The 32MP Front Camera and the AI Triple Rear Camera provide users with a Halo FullView Display. The S1 also includes In-Display Fingerprint Scanning technology, pioneered by Vivo, and a 4,500mAh battery.

“The S1 showcases our dedication towards bringing first-in-class innovations to our consumers. Its combination of industry-leading features within a stunning frame highlights our commitment towards offering our customers a high quality, yet accessible mobile experiences. The S1 is one of the many ways we are bringing compelling experiences to our dynamic consumers in the UAE. Alain Fang, CEO of Vivo UAE.


S1 features a 32MP Front Camera. The 32MP Front Camera also comes with the Ultra HD Resolution feature. The Halo FullView Display also provides pretty decent viewing experience not only for selfies, but also for video and gaming. A 6.38-inch Super AMOLED Display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and the screen-to-body ratio of 90% would.

The triple rear camera with the Sony IMX499 Camera Sensor is powered with AI. It also has the AI Portrait Framing feature also help users form better composition for a perfect shot . The S1 expands the user’s viewing angle to 120⁰ with the AI Super Wide-Angle Camera. The camera automatically switches to Super Wide-Angle mode when a group shot is detected.


S1’s powerful octa-core processor, which has clock speeds of up to 2.0GHz, is supported by 6GB RAM and 128GB usable space to ensure smooth performance to meet the user’s multi-tasking needs. There’s an Ultra Game Mode that optimizes the phone software to run games better.

Vivo’s AI has an updated Jovi, the dedicated personal assistant that understands user’s needs. With the Smart Button feature, users can access Google Assistant with just one press, and a double press activates the Jovi Image Recognizer. With Jovi Image Recognizer users can access almost a hundred mainstream e-commerce platforms to search through a database of over half a billion products.

The performance lasts thanks to a large 4,500mAh battery and Vivo’s unique Dual-Engine Fast Charging. Now users can leave their power bank at home and focus on making the most of their day. S1 comes in two glamorous colour variants, namely Diamond Black and Skyline Blue.


The S1 Smartphone is now available in UAE at AED 1,049, in Diamond Black and Skyline Blue.

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