vivo U1 goes official - Price, Specifications, and Availability

The vivo U1 was in leaks from a few days, while the name is similar to the phone from Realme, it’s a different story. The phone is the same vivo Y95 that the company made official in the Philippines. The phone carries with it some added memory options for better flexibility of options and prices.

Vivo U1 Color Variants

The phone looks strikingly elegant and shows up in Starry Night Black, Aurora Blue, and Aurora Red colors. Well, one can find gradients of purple/blue on the bottom side of the panel.

Vivo U1 Specifications

The specifications on the phone are decent, as well. The phone runs on Snapdragon 439 SoC and comes with 3Gigs of RAM Over the front one can find a massive 6.2” LCD panel with HD+ resolution and waterdrop notch. With that said, the notch hides in it an 8MP camera sensor that has an f/2.0 lens. Well, that’s a minor difference from the conventional vivo Y95.

The phone runs on Snapdragon 439 SoC and comes with 3Gigs of RAM Over the front one can find a massive 6.2” LCD panel with HD+ resolution and waterdrop notch. With that said, the notch hides in it an 8MP camera sensor that has an f/2.0 lens. Well, that’s a minor difference from the conventional vivo Y95.

The dual camera setup on the rear of the smartphone carries a13 MP + 2 MP camera combination. Besides that, vivo is advertising various AI-enhanced features including a Night Mode and face unlock. Also, the battery is the same big power cell with 4,030 mAh capacity.

The U1 from vivo carries a micro USB port, and there’s no fast charging. Also, the phone retains the 3.5mm headphone jack. The phone has got IP58 protection and runs FunTouch 4.5 OS, based on Android Oreo.

Vivo U1 Price & Availability in Chna

The pricing of the phone is decent, and the company asks CNY799 for the base 3/32GB variant. The model with 3/64 GB configuration costs at CNY999 and the 4/64 GB smartphone set back at CNY1,199. The phone will embark sales via vivo’s online store, and the shipments will begin on February 26.