Vivo, the title sponsor of the Indian Premier league launched a limited edition V5 Plus smartphone right before the IPL kicked off. The Matte black V5Plus limited edition smartphone sports a VIVOIPL logo engraved at the back. This is to mark the 10th running year of the league.

The gold coloured phone has the first ever 20MP and 8MP dual camera in the front, and a 16MP one at the back. The 5.5-inch FullHD display is protected by the corning gorilla glass. The Funtouch OS 3.0 skin runs on Android 6.0 and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 Octa-Core processor.

The 4GB RAM will ensure a smooth performance.  The internal memory is set to 64GB. The device also sports 4G LTE network capability with a whopping 3055 mAh battery for long usage hours.

Key Specs:

  • Display- 5.5-inch FullHD (1080x1920p)
  • Rear camera- 16MP
  • Front camera- dual 20MP and 8MP
  • Processor- Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
  • OS- Funtouch OS based on Android 6.0
  • Battery- 3055 mAh

The IPL edition V5 Plus will be available exclusively on Flipkart from 10th April, along with other modern trade outlets and Vivo exclusive stores.

Vivek Zhang said addressing the target demographic, “We have given strictest attention to the design and feel of the phone and our focus is to offer an exclusive experience to the cricket crazy audience. We are hopeful that the limited edition V5Plus phones will draw huge attention from the audience.”

The event was attended by Rahul Johri, Chairman, BCCI and Bollywood actress Soha Ali Khan.

With the obvious intention of luring a cricket crazy nation towards the brand, Vivo has picked the right time to launch its new smartphone.