Vivo X27 Pro – Vivo is not slowing down on the technology of pop-up selfie cam. First, it was the Vivo V15 and Vivo V15 Pro, now they have another set of mid-range smartphones with pop-up selfie cam; the Vivo X27 and Vivo X27 Pro. The X27 Pro is the bigger variant and will be our focus in this review article. Oppo is another OEM company really going strong this year on pop-up selfie cam. They have the Oppo F11 Pro, Oppo Reno and Oppo Reno 10X Zoom all featuring the technology.
Vivo X27 Pro Design
With the selfie camera moved to the rear camera panel, the front of this device houses just the display, which is kind of the goal of this selfie camera concept. The Vivo X27 Pro weighs a hefty 200 grams partially due to its big battery capacity. It measures 165.7 x 74.6 x 9 mm in dimensions. The fingerprint sensor for biometric security is hidden under the display. Vivo kept it simple in terms of body colour as the device comes in only Black and White options.
Dimensions: 165.7 x 74.6 x 9 mm
Weight: 200 grams
SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Colours: Black, White
3.5 mm jack: Yes
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– 32-bit/384kHz audio
Vivo X27 Pro Display
Game and movie lovers will definitely fancy the Vivo X27 Pro cause of its big 6.7-inch screen size. It also features one of the best display technology in the market; Super AMOLED panel. The display of the X27 Pro comes with a resolution of 1080 x 2460 pixels and 401 PPI density.
Type: Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Size: 6.7 inches (86.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution: 1080 x 2460 pixels (401 PPI density)
The camera is one of the highlights of this Vivo smartphone. It features a triple camera system, which comprises of a 48 MP (f/1.8) main sensor, 13 MP (f/2.2) ultrawide sensor and 2 MP (f/2.4) depth sensor. The pop-up selfie camera of the Vivo X27 Pro is much bigger than the one seen on the Vivo X27. The pop-up is much bigger and similar to the Oppo Reno. The camera features a 32 MP shooter with f/2.0 aperture.
Triple: 48 MP, f/1.8, 1/2″, 0.8µm, PDAF + 13 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide) + 2 MP, f/2.4, depth sensor
Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video: 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps
Single: Motorized pop-up 32 MP, f/2.0, 0.8µm
Under the hood of the X27 Pro is the Snapdragon 710 chipset, which features Octa-core 2.2 GHz processor and Adreno 616 GPU. Unlike the standard Vivo X27, the Pro version doesn’t feature a microSD slot. It comes with only an 8 GB RAM variant with 256 GB internal storage.
Chipset: Snapdragon 710 (10nm)
CPU: Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz 360 Gold & 6×1.7 GHz Kryo 360 Silver)
GPU: Adreno 616
This device gets the latest operating system running inside of it out of the box. What we have here is Funtouch 9 custom skin from Vivo which is slapped on top Android 9.0 Pie. Google and Vivo pre-installed apps will be available on this device.
OS: Android 9.0 Pie
User Interface: Funtouch 9
Sensors: Fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
The Vivo X27 Pro packs a non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery. The smartphone supports 18W fast battery charging and shouldn’t take more than 120 minutes to get to full charge.
Type: Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery
Charging: Fast battery charging 18W
WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth: 5.0, A2DP, LE, EDR, aptX
GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
USB: 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
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