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S$399 diamond-inspired vivo V17 to be available in Singapore from 11 Jan 2020

Vivo will be launching its diamond-inspired V17 across Singapore on 11 January 2020. The diamond design for the V17 is inspired by images of jewellery and royal palaces which conjure a refreshing look that adds a unique and dynamic feel to this latest smartphone.

For instance, the 48 MP AI Quad Camera is cleverly arranged to form a diamond shape which is a unique design that encourages fans to embrace their unique self.

vivo V17 (Front and Back)
vivo V17 (Front and Back)

V17 combines industry-leading features that highlights our dedication to deliver high quality, yet stunning smartphone designs for consumers, especially for the youth. It is a true example of how we design industry-leading smartphone experiences to fit the needs of our young consumers in Singapore.Messi Liu HongBin, CEO, vivo Singapore

Professional-grade Photography Features to Capture Quality Images

Vivo understands intricately the consumers’ needs in their pursuit of capturing clear and beautiful selfies. The 32 MP Front Camera aims to showcase each individual’s beautiful and flawless self. The front camera is also equipped with AI Face Beauty that allows users to enhance their facial features, bringing more joy and fun to photography.

With the 48MP AI Quad Camera, shooting like a pro has never been this fun and enjoyable. It is a main camera supported by wide-angle, macro and bokeh lenses. With AI algorithms embedded, it brings a new photography experience by capturing even better photo clarity.

The V17 expands user’s viewing angle to 120⁰ with the 8MP Super Wide-Angle Camera which helps to broaden photography horizons. To polish the look, V17 also comes with stunning features, such as Pose Master that can adjust user’s angle and guide the subject to pose for better pictures.

Such stunning camera features are aimed at ensuring users are constantly being inspired to explore and capture their best selves.

Safely Unlock with the In-Display Fingerprint Scanning, and Enjoy an Uninterrupted Visual Experience

With just a single touch on the V17 display, the screen can be instantly unlocked thanks to its In-Display Fingerprint Scanning Technology. It also comes with a variety of animation effects to make phone unlocking easy and fun.

V17 comes with the 6.38-inch Super AMOLED Display with a screen-to-body ratio of 90%, the smartphone compliments the younger generation’s love of enjoying borderless full views that immerses them in the ultimate mobile experience.

Powerful and Built to Last Performance

V17 comes with its signature Multi-Turbo that increases the smartphone’s performing speed level to ensure users can enjoy a more exhilarating game performance. The smartphone is also equipped with Game Center which allows users to quickly check phone performance to ensure an immersive gaming experience. The smartphone also comes with “Voice Changer” which can bring more fun into game time with a variety of voices while protecting user’s privacy.

V17’s powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 octa-core processor is supported by 8GB RAM and 128GB ROM to ensure fast and smooth performance for user’s multi-tasking and gaming needs. It also houses a 4500mAh battery with Dual-Engine Fast Charging Technology that brings higher durability and faster charging to further enhance the mobile experience.

V17 comes in two trendsetting colour options to match the lifestyles of today’s youth – Nebula Blue and Fancy Sky.


Customers can get their hands on the sleek device at just $399 (without contract) from 11 January through authorized retailers (i.e Best Denki, Challenger, Courts), Lazada and vivo’s concept store at Causeway Point. Consumers can also purchase the V17 from major telcos including M1, Singtel and StarHub.

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