Vivo has just bagged an achievement in the smartphone market as they sold Vivo V7+ a lot and topped the list of smartphones priced between Rs. 20,000 to Rs. 30,000.
As per the latest Counterpoint Research data, Vivo V7+ holds a majority share of 40 percent in the Rs. 20-25K price category for November 2017. Also, if the price margin is made higher, there also Vivo V7+ leads in the Rs. 20-30K price segment with a 38 percent market share, which is huge for one single phone.
Talking about this milestone, Mr. Kenny Zeng, CMO, Vivo India said, “India is among the most competitive smartphone markets around the world, and we are delighted to lead in the INR 20-30K segment. The success of Vivo V7+ is a testament to our efforts to bring futuristic design, distinguished selfie camera, innovative features and enhanced user experience to our customers. We will continue to innovate and redefine the smartphone experience for our customers and cater to their evolving needs.” Mr. Tarun Pathak, Associate Director, Counterpoint Research added, “While there are several brands in the market touting about camera capabilities, Vivo has established its niche in selfie smartphones category. Vivo’s V7+ has emerged as the most popular device in the competitive and fast-growing mid-end segment by bringing the latest innovation in selfie camera for consumers.”
Vivo V7+ was launched a few months ago. The phone sports a 5.99-inch HD (720×1440 pixels) IPS Incell FullView display having the 18:9 aspect ratio with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and 2.5D curved glass. Due to the thin bezels as thin as 2.15mm, the Vivo V7+ has a very high screen to body ratio and offers an immersive experience. The Vivo V7+ is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 octa-core SoC, coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB storage. The main highlight of the phone is the 24-megapixel front camera with a f/2.0 aperture, 1/2.78-inch sensor, and the Moonlight Glow soft flash. On the back, there is a 16-megapixel rear camera with a f/2.0 aperture and dual-LED flash. It runs Android 7.1 Nougat out of the box with Funtouch OS 3.2 on top. Connectivity options on the Vivo V7+ include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, 3.5mm audio jack, and FM radio. The phone packs a 3225mAh battery.
The Vivo V7+ retails for Rs. 21,990 and is available via Flipkart and Amazon, as well as offline stores.