Vivo v17 Pro Full Review, Specifications & price
I know that this seems relatively new to most people, but the vivo v17 pro is the world’s first 32mp dual pop up selfie camera.
An ace performer handheld device which makes the dual 32mp and super wide angle camera’s add a new perspective to selfies for a more sensational experience.
This is a must have smartphone for everyone, It brings more than enough to the table to stand up against its other rivals making it a great option for anyone buying a mid-range smartphone.
it is very smooth but technical; the Corning Glass 6 makes it a solid companion amidst the adversities. Take the V17 Pro in your palm and let its elite aesthetics engulf you and never let go.
Vivo is one smartphone brand that has a certain degree of audacity and it sure uses it to experiment, design, build and market devices that completely defy convention of the usual norm.
DESIGN AND DISPLAY REVIEW
As slick as the Midnight Ocean (Black), Vivo V17 Pro finds its inspiration in the most unique of places. It is intrepid but premium, and it is very very beautiful but durable.
With a premium design crafted from glass the white color is so classy, i had the opportunity to make use of this smartphone and give a review on it and what gave me the biggest surprise is the super amoled display view that exceeds beyond limits an average person can comprehend.
Vivo v17 Pro features an exclusive, custom-made 6.44-inch Super AMOLED display with an aspect ratio of 20:9.The latest E3 OLED offers a 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, bringing vibrant and authentic colors to life.
Enjoy this tantalizing view without eyestrain, as in contrast with E2 displays, V17 Pro filters out 42% of blue light and boasts TÜV Rhineland certification. You will agree with me that this is unheard of as it is a soft sell for me. In addition to this, the Low Brightness Anti-Flicker technology provides added protection for eyes in the dark.
In display, the finger-print features scanning faster access, and greater security. What this means in a simple term is that Further optimized fingerprint technology and algorithm provide you even better unlocking experience.0.39s Unlocking Speed with Screen on and 3P Lens.
A user can also elevate his/her camera at will when ever a picture is to be taken, this is because smart elevating module houses two new front cameras alongside the Moonlight Glow and earpiece. It elegantly extends when needed and retracts without a trace. “SLICK & SICK”.
See let me tell you something the vivo v17 pro is the shit. I am very certain that you are not aware that the smartphone brand also ensures auto-retraction which protects against accidental free falls.
If you are an apple iphone user or http://samsung-galaxy-note-10-plus you know those moments when you just forget you’ve got your cell phone on your laps and it falls accidentally and then you realize that both the screen and camera are shattered.
Good news that is not going to happen with the vivo v17 pro, so you need not worry at all, your phone automatically detects a free-fall and retracts the camera back inside to protect it from damage. Thanks to an upgraded motor system, unibody alloy case, its actions are always smooth, sleek and safe. In one word TOP Notch.
There’s a Type-C charging port, a single speaker grille and a Dual Sim slot. However, there’s no slot to expand its 128GB of onboard storage.
The speaker provides a reasonable sound quality by offering fairly good bass and treble tones – ideal for music listening. Volume at max is relatively quiet and fine for personal listening.
SOFTWARE & HARDWARE PERFORMANCE REVIEW
There is a performance smoothness beyond most set limits. vivo v17 pro is powered by a Qualcomm snapdragon 675 processor, which requires low power consumption but make your experience much more enjoyable. Plus, 8GB RAM plus 128GB ROM renders smooth operation at all times.
while the hardware, gives it an optimized game mode ultimate gaming experience for people who love to play video games. Vivo’s Multi-Turbo acceleration technology targets the OS with bottom layer optimization, so you can enjoy more exhilarating game performance.
Multi-Turbo is the powerful integration of AI Turbo, Center Turbo, Game Turbo, Net Turbo and Cooling Turbo, greatly increasing the efficiency.
Cold start speed increases 25% and warm start speed increases 9%. V17 Pro never hesitates, responding to your every command without blinking.
NEW FUN TOUCH OS 9.1 SMOOTH OPERATION
Based on Android 9, the latest Fun touch Operating System 9.1 features significant upgrades over its predecessor, with a refreshed GUI for a high-tech, dynamic vibe; For power, V17 Pro is driven by Qualcomm 675AIE and supported by super-large memory.
Featuring thoughtful functions like Dark Mode, the result is a smooth, intuitive operating experience you’ll always enjoy.
Vivo V17 Pro didn’t break a sweat when switching between apps – you can open up to 9 apps and return to them without being refreshed.
The Google Assistant can manage your day, check the weather and traffic, set reminders, and more, with just your voice.
Try to Embrace a smarter life with V17 Pro’s new Smart Button. One press activates the Google Assistant, while two call the Jovi Image Recognizer into action. It’s easy, intuitive, and fast.
As I said in my hands-on review, the Vivo V17 Pro retains the same greatness as you get amazing details, pretty good dynamic range and almost original colors – they are slightly over saturated which is a good thing for sharing on social media or friends and family.
With 48 megapixels and superb light sensitivity, the main rear camera guarantees clear, bright pictures in all situations . Zoom in and marvel at the flawless vibrancy in every little detail. Your pictures need to be perfectly clear.
THE AL SUPER NIGHT MODE ( TO CAPTURE THE NIGHT)
You can bring out the best in your night-photography skills. Upgraded HDR shortens imaging time, while composite multi-frame noise reduction technology ensures a crisp result. Now you can easily capture all of the night’s wonders.
For casual shooting, the ultra-wide-angle lens makes life easier if you’re trying to fit lots of stuff in the same photo but with a drawback – you get slightly warped edges.
USING THE AL SUPER WIDE ANGLE CAMERA
Expand your photos with a 120° wide-angle. That means more room for creativity, and more room to impress.
Camera is able to capture 108° photos after accounting for distortion. Focus from 2.5cm for a real Close-up and clear view of life’s little wonders. Uncover marvels the naked eye can’t see.
While you can bring the world closer to you through the Defy distances and see far away landscapes as if you’re right there. Thanks to the 13MP Telephoto Camera, now distance is no barrier to capturing magnificence.
BATTERY LIFE REVIEW
The Vivo V17 Pro has a 4100mAh and comes with an 18W fast charger so you could use for the whole day and when you need to juice it up, it gets charged up quickly. It’s a bummer Vivo didn’t include the Vivo super flash charging on this one.
The Vivo V17 Pro is a perfect smartphone for me, which is packed with all the premium features that one desires to have. The device has a great configuration that provides a great performance and makes it a gaming beast. Moreover, the magnificent cameras, huge storage, quick charging and a splendid display make the device one of the best options.
VIVO V17 PRO KEY SPECIFICATIONS & FEATURES
Dimensions:159.53 x 75.23 x 8.13 mm
Colors: black blue
SIM type: Nano SIM
OS: Android OS v9.0 (pie)
Chipset: Qualcomm snapdragon 730
CPU: Octa-core, Dual-core 2.2 GHz Kryo, Hexa-core 1.8 GHz Kryo
GPU: Adreno 618
INTERNET & CONNECTIVITY
GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Mobile network:2G / 3G / 4G
WLAN Wi-Fi: 802.11 a/b/g/n
- NFC: no
- FM radio: yes
- USB: microUSB 2.0
- Audio: 3.5 mm jack
Front camera: 32 + 2 MP
Rear camera: 48 + 13 + 8 + 2 MP 8000 x 6000 px auto focus
Size: 6.39 inches
Resolution: 1080 x 2340 px
- RAM: 6 GB
- Internal storage:128 GB
- External storage:microSD
PRICE & AVAILABILITY
The vivo v17 pro can be purchased at any E-commerce retail store close to your region. The device sells at (NGN) 40,000 – (NGN) 52,000 at most offline retail outlets in Nigeria. In kenya is sold at Ksh 40,999 while it goes for (mozambican metical) 31,323.62 in Mozambique.