Vivo X27 – This is the newest mid-range smartphone from Vivo. The device comes with a bigger variant called Vivo X27 Pro. The Vivo X27 is a smartphone that will appeal to most users cause of its big screen which is ideal for game and movie lovers. The smartphone features pop-up selfie camera like the Vivo V15 and Vivo V15 Pro. The Oppo Reno is another smartphone with pop-up camera and it features the same Snapdragon 710 SoC on the Vivo X27. Oppo and Vivo are under the same parent company in case you were wondering 🙂
Vivo X27 Design
The design of the Vivo X27 is not far different from the Vivo V15. It features an all-screen front with little or no bezels. At the back is the rear camera, which is aligned at the top left side. The rear camera panel is where the selfie camera pops out from at the top of the smartphone. This Vivo smartphone weighs 188 grams which are not bad for a device with huge battery capacity. The dimensions we have here is 157.7 x 74.3 x 9 mm. Vivo kept it simple with this device in terms of body colors, it’s available in just Blue and Gold body colors.
Dimensions: 157.7 x 74.3 x 9 mm
Weight: 188 grams
SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Colours: Blue, Gold
3.5 mm jack: Yes
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Vivo X27 Display
The Vivo X27 comes with a premium display package. It features a 6.39 inches Super AMOLED display with an 86.8% screen-to-body ratio. The display has a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 aspect ratio and 400 pixels per inch density. With this Super AMOLED technology, you can expect the very best of the display from this device.
Type: Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Size: 6.39 inches (86.8% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution: 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (400 PPI density)
This Vivo smartphone joins the 48 MP main camera bandwagon. A lot of mid-range smartphones released this year have been on this ship. The Vivo X27 features a triple rear camera setting, which consists of a 48 MP main sensor, 13 MP ultrawide sensor and 5 MP depth sensor. The camera is capable of shooting 4K resolution videos at 30fps. The motorized pop-up selfie camera features a 16 MP sensor.
Triple: 48 MP, f/1.8, 1/2″, 0.8µm, PDAF + 13 MP, 13mm (ultrawide) + 5 MP, f/2.4, depth sensor
Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video: 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps
Single: Motorized pop-up 16 MP
This device comes with one of the best mid-range chipset in the market; the Snapdragon 710 SoC. It comes with Octa-core processor clocking at 2.2 GHz and Adreno 616 GPU in charge of the graphics. Coupled with the chip is an 8 GB RAM with 128 or 256 GB internal storage. And if you feel that storage is not enough, there is microSD slot for additional storage up to 256 GB, which gives you a total of about 500 GB.
Chipset: Snapdragon 710 (10 nm)
CPU: Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz 360 Gold & 6×1.7 GHz Kryo 360 Silver)
GPU: Adreno 616
Memory: 8GB/128GB, 8GB/256GB
MicroSD: up to 256 GB
Running on the Vivo X27 is Funtouch 9 user interface from Vivo, which is laid on top of Android 9.0 Pie. Vivo users will be used to the Funtouch UI and how to navigate through it. New users will definitely need some time to get acquainted with the user interface.
OS: Android 9.0 Pie
User Interface: Funtouch 9
Sensors: Fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
You can enjoy this smartphone for longer hours thanks to its non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery capacity. And when it’s low, it doesn’t take long hours to charge as it supports 18W fast battery charging.
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
NFC: Yes (market dependent)
USB: 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Vivo X27 Price