Vivo S5 goes Official with Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 SoC


The Vivo S5 that has been on the rumor mill has finally been announced. It’s a mid-range phone with a very attractive asthetics, it comes with a quad rear cameras, under display fingerprint scanner and lots more.


It has a price tag of $385 for the 8GB RAM and 128GB ROM and $427 for the 8GB RAM and 256GB ROM. The Vivo S5 comes in three colours, Icelandic Blue, Phantom Blue and Star Black.

Vivo S5 launch

On the front, it has a 6.44inch 20:9 Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 2400×1080 pixel. It has a screen to body ratio of 91.38% and a fingerprint reader underneath for biometric security.

It’s a punch hole display that houses a 32MP selfie camera and at the rear, there is a quad camera setup which consists of 48MP main camera, 8MP ultrawide, 5MP depth sensor and a 2MP camera.

Vivo S5 Specifications

The camera features a super beauty algorithm and a poster correction which includes 144 poses to help you pose better in front of the camera and what is keeping the light on is a 4,100mAh battery with a 22.5W fast charging.


It is powered by Snapdragon 712 SoC paired with an 8GB RAM and it runs on Android Pie-based Funtouch OS 9.2 which comes in two storage options – 128GB and 256GB.

Stephen Ekpa
Stephen Ekpa
Stephen is the Editor-in-Chief @DroidAfrica. His work on DroidAfrica is born out of pure passion for tech, especially as it relates to smartphones. When Steve is not writing tech, then he is reading tech.


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