Released on January 2017, this touchscreen smartphone has the Dimensions of152.80 x 74.00 x 7.26mm, Weighing around 158.60(g). But this attractive model from Vivo has attracted a good number of buyers because of its gorgeous Golden colour, smart look and fast performance.
The Screen size of this phone is 5.50 inches with a Resolution of 1080x1920 pixels.
Hardware and Software
The Vivo V5 Plus phone runs on 2GHz octa-core Snapdragon 625 Processor with a RAM of 4GB. The Internal storage is 64GB, but unfortunately it cannot be expanded any further. But through micro SD card you can expand the memory.Running on Android 6.0 Operating System, it uses the Funtouch OS 3.0 for its skin.
The phone has become popular because of its pair of cameeras. The Front camera is a high end 20-megapixel with a Rear camera of 16-megapixel.
The phone comes with the standard set of connectivity with 802.11 b/g/n standards supported Wi-Fi,GPS,
Bluetooth of v 4.00 and USB OTG. But it doesn't have NFC or Infrared and it doesn't have FM either, which is a bad news for radio addicts.
Coming to sensors, it has Compass/ Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Fingerprint sensor, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope. But it doesn't have Barometer and Temperature sensor.
The Battery capacity is of 3055(mAh) and it is non-removable.
It has a good built that went viral for its design and an impressive pair of cameras. The All-day battery life and its sharp and vivid display quality are appreciated by the users.
The not-so good part of the phone is that it doesn't have any expandable storage. Worst is it has opted out Wi-Fi ac, NFC or Type-C USB, which does really create some inconvenience in comparison to the cheape phones which are having all these included in their features.
Difference between Vivo V5 and V5 Plus
1. The first difference is in the Price tag. While Vivo V5 is Rs. 16,700, the Vivo V5 Plus is Rs. 24,000.
2. The next difference is in the Processor. While Vivo V5 Plus has 2GHz octa-core Snapdragon 625, Vivo V5 has 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750.
3. The other difference is in battery capacity, while Vivo V5 has 3000maH,the Plus version has 3055.
4.Another major difference is in the camera. The V5 model has both the cameras of 13 MP, but Plus has 20 MP in the front and 16MP in the rear one.
5. Vivo V5 comes up with storage of 32GB but it is expandable, but though V5 Plus has 64 GB storage space, it is not expandable.
6. Vivo V5 Plus doesn't have Type C USB which the V5 model is having.
After the release of vivo V5 Plus Vivo has upgraded its device to the next level, but even then it has a good number of competitors in the field, namely they are: Oneplus 3T, HTC Desire 10 Pro, Motorola Moto Z, Huawei Honor 8 and few more.