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Vivo V5 Plus : Perfect Selfie Lovers Delight

Not long ago, Vivo has been selling some of their products smartphones officially in India. They introduced Vivo V5 titled as “Perfect Selfie” selfie camera equipped with 20-megapixel resolution. Just like Vivo V5, a new smartphone Vivo Plus V5 also offers the Perfect Selfie, but even more capable than V5.

Vivo V5 Plus – Another ‘Perfect Selfie Camera Smartphone’!


Regarding design, there are no significant changes compared to the Vivo V5, almost identical. Vivo V5 Plus an ultra-slim frame featuring Corning Gorilla 2.5D curved glass, so the screen is 5.5 inches contained in this smartphone had a larger appearance and extended even with the dimensions of the smartphone whole no different as smartphone screen size 5.2 inch.

The overall design and the body of the smartphone itself look slim and elegant, and ergonomic enough when grasped even though there was still slippery at the body behind. Even so, this can subdue by using soft case innate sales package.

Vivo V5 Plus had a 5.5 inch IPS screen resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels FullHD with a body-to-ratio of 73.8% and coated with Corning Gorilla Glass Screen 5 for resistance against scratches. Corning Gorilla Glass 5 itself is kind of the most recent and a new Vivo V5 Plus which uses Gorilla Glass is a new type. Even this size and resolution generates display density reaches 401ppi.

The right side of Vivo V5 Plus is a volume button position is also the power button, where on the left side is the SIM card slot position. And the type of SIM card that is supported by both the slot is Nano SIM card.

To port is a 3.5mm audio jack, microUSB port and mic and speakers are all located at the bottom of the smartphone. While at the lower part of the smartphone is the position of “key” which also became a home Fingerprint sensor. You can unlock your phone as fast as 0.2 seconds from a bright screen with one touch.


Regarding the selfie camera to the main camera/ back in Vivo V5 Plus clearly, have better improvement. The rear camera has a resolution of 16 megapixels with an aperture of f / 2.0 is capable of capturing images with clearer and sharper. Colours and brightness levels produced reasonably good, and still able to show the effects of macro and detail photos are no less good. In the less bright lighting conditions, the smartphone is capable of capturing images with a level of brightness and detail is good. The focus of the primary camera Vivo V5 Plus is also useful especially when the centre wanted images of objects with a background effect.

For the front camera, which has a Dual Lens 20 + 8 megapixels, has a level of detail and clarity of the picture is honestly kind and certainly no less with those of the previous V5. Details appear in the photos selfies using V5 Plus is very pleasing, with has a feature Selfie Softlight and LED flash that makes pictures in low light even brighter still evident.

Of course, V5 Plus is also becoming one of the products of class to glimpse, and People like Vivo for its Perfect Selfie Camera.

Software & Interfaces!

Vivo V5 Plus comes with Android Marshmallow 6.0 and OS 3.0 Funtouch interface. Vivo’s Funtouch OS offers customization of a design icon for the default application, the overall mobile phone themes, and several other features that provide a shortcut to some commands. Funtouch OS relatively light during operation, including load time when smartphone starts. With very minimal bloatware!

Honestly, Funtouch OS has some functions that you can find on iOS. For example, bar notification that usually appears through a sliding panel on the upper end of the screen, the OS Funtouch bar this notification will appear to shift from the bottom pane. Display task manager and some default settings in this bar also have a view like iOS.

Funtouch OS in Vivo V5 Plus has some unique features, which are interesting. Some of these features may only be found in competitors’ phones with a higher price. You can activate the screen and instantly run a particular application with a swipe special patterned. There are several choices of swipe you can turn it on via the settings in the Settings.


The battery life is also pretty good in Vivo V5 Plus. The main reason is the use of a lightweight interface without a lot of built-in applications, coupled with the processor that emphasises the ability of power efficient. With this endurance, you may not need to charge the battery for a full day.

Battery recharging Test: Vivo V5 Plus fully recharges from 10% to 100% takes 1 hour 47 minutes!


Vivo V5 Plus equipped with a processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 octa-core Cortex-A53 with Adreno 506 GPU, 4GB RAM, and storage capacity is also large: 64GB. But unfortunately, I could not find a slot that can be used to put an additional microSD to provide expansion regarding storage.

Vivo V5 Plus has a variety of other support such as 4G LTE connectivity, Dual nano SIM card, Wi-Fi support Supported 2.4GHz / 5GHz, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0 and OTG. Vivo V5 Plus also has a fingerprint sensor located on the Home button, where this sensor can unlock the smartphone within 0.2 seconds. AK4376 chip for Hi-Fi technology is embedded on the smartphone’s audio sound clearer.

This smartphone has a battery capacity of 3055mAh supported features Dual-Charging Engine where this feature will enable charging much more quickly if you use the default cable from the of package Vivo Plus V5. Features Smart Split 2.0 is also given in this series so users can maximise their activity by dividing two different applications in one screen the same. For the operating system, Vivo V5 Plus runs Android 6.0 UI Marshmallow with Funtouch.


Vivo V5 Plus can be attractive options for those who are fond of multi-tasking or playing apps/games weight thanks to the support of relatively large RAM as well.

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