Vivo has announced the sale of its V5 Plus limited edition exclusively on e-commerce giant Flipkart. The original V5 Plus was launched in January at a price of Rs 27,980, on the contrary, the limited edition of the smartphone is priced at an attractive price of Rs. 25990.
It is pertinent to note that the specifications of the limited edition V5 Plus Matte Black variant will remain the same as the original V5 Plus that was launched earlier this year. This one will have ‘VIVOIPL’ logo engraved at the matte black rear panel. the smartphone that was launched just before the IPL 2017 began. Vivo has launched the V5 Plus smartphone in colour to celebrate ten years of Indian Premier League (IPL). It sports a new colour variant (Matte Black) and bears the IPL logo engraved on the rear panel.
Ajay Yadav, Head – Mobiles, Flipkart commented saying, “With our wide market reach, strong products portfolio, exclusive brand partnerships, and easy payment options, coupled with the immersive mobile experience that the Vivo V5 Plus offers to consumers, we are confident that this newest smartphone will be a huge success on Flipkart.”
The IPL edition V5 Plus features a new matte black colour. Judging by the popularity of cricket and especially IPL T-20 cricket in the country, the new V5 Plus seems destined for huge sale online and at offline stores. The Limited edition V5 plus model features a 5.5-inch full-HD display with Corning Gorilla glass, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor coupled with Adreno 506 GPU, 4GB RAM along with 64GB of internal storage. It houses a 3160 mAh battery in an all-metal unibody design that supports fast charging. In terms of software, the phone uses Funtouch UI that is based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
In terms of connectivity, the V5 Plus supports dual SIM with VoLTE, GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, and Bluetooth 4.2. The Vivo V5 Plus comes with a fingerprint scanner embedded right into the home button. The front snapper on the Vivo V5 Plus has been co-engineered with Sony and has an IMX376 1/2.78-inch sensor with f/2.0 aperture and 5P lens system. An additional 8-megapixel camera has been included to capture depth-of-field information.
This exclusive range of special edition smartphones will be a delight cricket fans and IPL lovers. The mid range smartphone comes with high end specs much to the consumer’s delight. The beastly matte black device comes with the high end camera and CPU under the hood, still the company manages to keep the device at a very attractive price. The new V5 Plus IPL edition is priced at Rs. 25990, which puts it in mid range category with flagship like specifications.