The vivo X27 is now official and it is an improved version of the V15 Pro. It have 6.39” Super AMOLED screens with 1080p+ resolution, built-in fingerprint scanner. There’s a triple camera on the rear with a 48MP Quad Bayer sensor in the main module. It defaults to 12MP mode, as is the intended use case of Quad Bayer cameras.
The 120° ultra-wide angle camera – it’s a 13MP shooter and an 8MP 120° camera. Both also have 5MP depth sensors. The camera offers a night mode that can stack 12-16 photos to reduce noise and produce a clear image in the dark.
The selfie camera has a 16MP sensor and motorized pop-up cameras, the one on the X27 is slower as it needs 0.68 seconds to extend compared to 0.46s on the V15 Pro.
The vivo X27 is powered by a Snapdragon 710 chipset with 8GB of RAM and 256GB storage. The V-phone has a Snapdragon 675, which has a faster CPU but a slower GPU.
Android 9.0 Pie turned into Funtouch OS 9 is what you get out of the box. The battery in the new model is slightly larger – 4,000mAh. You’re looking at 18W fast charging. The vivo X27 is available now for CNY 3,600.