Vivo S9e 5G launched alongside Vivo S9 5G on the 4th of March in China, both smartphones almost share almost similar specifications. Vivo has not announced its global availability yet but the phone will be available in China from 27th March. Talking about the price of the Vivo S9e smartphone, its base price is set to be CNY 2,399 (which is around Rs 26,900 ) for 8GB RAM and 128GB ROM variant. You should also see the top 5 upcoming smartphones in march.
Pros & Cons
- AMOLED display
- Supports 5G connectivity
- Supports Fast-Charging
- Good and enhanced camera functionality
- Latest Bluetooth and dual-band Wi-Fi support.
- Only 4,100mAh battery
- No MicroSD card Support
- Old fashioned water-drop notch
Price: Starting from around CNY 2,399 (Rs 26,900 or $ 370 )
Display: 6.44″ (16.35 cm)
Processor: MediaTek Dimensity 820 5G
Front Camera: 32MP
Rear Camera: 64 MP +8 MP +2MP
Storage: 128GB / 256GB
Operating System: 4100mAh
Vivo S9e has an identical design to Vivo S9. The phone has a glass body which seems to be smudge-proof means that the phone will not get fingerprint marks and hence can be kept neat and clean. Vivo S9e will be available in three color options in China namely Black, White, and Starry Blue. The phone supports upto 90Hz of refresh rate which is considerably good for playing games and multitasking, but it could be better if Vivo has given upto 120Hz fast refresh rate.
MODEL: Vivo S9e 5G
OTG Compatible: Yes
AVAILABLE COLOURS: Black, White, Starry Blue
Vivo S9e 5G has got an AMOLED Display similar to Vivo S9 5G but unlike Vivo S9 this smartphone has a old water-drop notch design. Talking about the phone brightness, it is enough to provide clear outdoor visibility. The side-bezels are thin but like most of the water-drop notch smartphones, the chin is a little thick. The phone will surely give an immersive color experience and hence increasing the multimedia performance of the phone.
SCREEN SIZE: 6.44″ (16.35 cm)
SCREEN RESOLUTION: 1080×2400 pixels
REFRESH RATE: 90Hz
DISPLAY TYPE: AMOLED Display
PIXEL DENSITY: 419 PPI
SCREEN TO BODY RATIO: –
SOFTWARE AND HARDWARE
Vivo S9e is supported by Dimensity 820 which is a 7 nm-based processor. The processor also supports a 5G network with wide bandwidth. The processor can be used to play high-end games with great ease. Vivo S9e has used Mali-G57 as its GPU which can provide good graphic processing rates. The phone is available in two storage variants of 8GB+128GB & 8GB+256GB. Redmi Note 10 Pro Max is a tough competitor of Vivo S9e.
ROM: 128GB/ 256GB
USB OTG Support: YES
CPU: Octa-core (4×2.6GHz Cortex-A76 & 4×2.0GHz Cortex A55)
PROCESSOR: MediaTek Dimensity MT6875 (5G Processor)
OPERATING SYSTEM: Android 11, OriginOS 1.0
PRIMARY CLOCK SPEED: 2.6 GHz
GPU: Mali-G57 MC5
EXPANDABLE STORAGE: No
Vivo S9e has the same rear camera setup as Vivo S9, the 64MP primary camera snaps good images and inbuilt beauty mode enhances the image quality to the next level. Also, the images clicked with this phone have well-balanced white lights and are quite detailed. The Night-mode feature of the phone is also good and can be used for clicking the images with good color saturation. Vivo S9e also supports 4k video-recording to record high-end videos.
REAR CAMERA: 64MP (f/1.8, Wide)+ 8MP (f/2.2, Ultrawide)+ 2MP (f/2.4, Depth)
FRONT CAMERA: 30MP (f/2.0, Wide).
FLASH: YES (LED flash)
FLASH POSITION: Rear
VIDEO RECORDING: 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps
OTHER CAMERA FEATURES: HDR10+, Gyro EIS, Digital Zoom, Panorama, Portrait, etc.
BATTERY CAPACITY: 4100 mAh
BATTERY TYPE: Li-ion battery
BATTERY CHARGER: Fast-Charger
USB Type C: Yes
WIRELESS CHARGING: No
Vivo S9e 5G has got all the important sensors and ports. The phone supports dual-band wi-fi, which supports a more adaptive broadband range with more speed. The phone has also got a gyroscope sensor along with many other sensors for gaming.
Wi-fi: YES (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac)
OTHER Wi-fi RELATED FEATURES: Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot.
GPS: Yes (A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS)
NFC( Near Field Communication ): No
USB: YES (USB Type-C)
USB RELATED FEATURES: Data Tansfer, USB Charging
5G READY: Yes
HEADPHONE JACK: NO
MAGNETIC COMPASS: YES
PROXIMITY SENSOR: Yes
LIGHT SENSOR: YES
UNLOCK FEATURES: In-display fingerprint sensor, Face Unlock, etc.