With the launch of the V17 Pro, as well as its flagship, the NEX 3, it seems that Vivo isn’t ready to end 2019 just yet, as far as new products are concerned.

Vivo S1 Pro Front

Teased on its social media page, the brand unveiled that the more powerful variant of the Vivo S1, the S1 Pro, is set to arrive in the Philippines on November 20, 2019.


Vivo S1 Pro Camera

Vivo S1 Pro’s new design uses a diamond module for its four rear cameras. It has a 6.38-inch Super AMOLED display, and packs a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665, backed by 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage.

Vivo S1 Pro RearFor optics, it uses a quad-camera system composed of a 48MP main sensor, an 8MP wide-angle shooter, and a pair of 2MP sensors for macro and depth sensing. Up front is a 32MP snapper.

Vivo S1 Pro BottomVivo S1 Pro runs on Funtouch OS 9.2 on top of Android Pie, and houses a 4,500mAh battery. As expected, it’s equipped with an in-display fingerprint scanner.

Vivo S1 Pro SideThere’s no word on pricing just yet, but do remember that the S1 recently got a price cut, which may point to a hint.

Display 6.38″ FHD+ Super AMOLED 6.38″ FHD+ Super AMOLED
Processor Helio P65 Qualcomm Snapdragon 665
Storage 128GB (Expandable) 128GB (Expandable)
Rear Camera 16MP + 8MP + 2MP 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP
Front Camera 32MP 32MP
OS Android 9 + Funtouch OS 9 Android 9 (Funtouch OS 9.2)
Battery 4,500mAh 4,500mAh
Other Features 18W Fast Charging 18W Fast Charging
Always-On Display Always-On Display
In-Display Fingerprint Scanner In-Display Fingerprint Scanner

Check out our first impressions of this device here.

Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.