Vivo set to launch new ‘perfect selfie’ phone V5s


Top five premium global brand Vivo is set to unveil yet another surprise for all selfie lovers with the launch of its newest ‘perfect selfie’ phone, the Vivo V5s, on May 19, Friday, at SM City North EDSA Annex.

Vivo executives and key personalities in the smartphone and tech industry, including lifestyle blogger Verneice Enciso, will grace the big reveal. Live performances from actor and model Tony Labrusca and BoybandPH members Ford Valencia, Joao Constancia, Niel Murillo, Russell Reyes, and Tristan Ramirez will entertain Vivo fans and mall goers.

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The new Vivo V5s will brandish the highly coveted 20-megapixel front camera with f/2.0 aperture, allowing users to capture crystal clear, high-resolution selfies.

The V5s also updates advanced selfie tools found in Vivo’s V5 series such as the Selfie Soft Light. This feature similarly allows users to take selfies in all lighting conditions. However, the updated version comes with an enhanced night mode for better-quality selfies taken at night.

Aside from the dual front camera, the V5s’ rear camera also takes beautiful photos at 13 megapixels and f/2.2 aperture. It also has an ultra-high-definition mode that can render stunning images of up to 52 megapixels.

Vivo V5s

Another exciting features of the V5s is the App clone, which helps users separate their professional and personal lives. With the App clone, users can log on to two different accounts using the same social media app. The said feature currently supports important chat apps like WhatsApp, Line, BBM, and Viber.

As far as aesthetics go, the V5s shares design elements with the V5 Plus series. It sports a 5.5-inch display with Corning Gorilla glass. The side panel and back cover meet in seamless curved edges and elegant U-shaped cover lines, making it more comfortable to hold.

It also features the Hi-Fi Music AK4376 audio chip for clear surround sound, whether through earphones, headphones, or speakers.

Finally, the Vivo’s V5s boasts efficiency in terms of speed and performance. It comes with an octa-core CPU, a 4GB RAM, and Vivo’s personalized operating system Funtouch 3.0.

The price, sale date, and other details of Vivo’s newest ‘perfect selfie’ phone will be revealed during the big launch.

A lucky Vivo fan will also have a shot at being one of the first to own a Vivo V5s. Vivo will give away a V5s unit during a special raffle at the event.

For inquiries about Vivo V5s, visit the Vivo website at You can also check out their Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts.