Vivo V15 series with 32MP pop-up front camera launched: specs, price

MANILA, Philippines – Vivo launched its V15 phones, the V15 and the V15Pro in the Philippines on Wednesday, March 20. Their most striking feature? A pop-up front camera they call the “Elevating Front Camera” boasting a 32MP resolution. Several others have 25MP and 24MP selfie cameras.

The pop-up camera was derived from their concept NEX phone debuted last year in Mobile World Congress 2018 – one of several design solutions seen last year to achieve a real full-screen notch-less display.

The V15 series is the successor to the V11 phones launched in 2018.

The V15Pro, a more expensive variant, is priced at P23,999, while the V15 itself costs P17,999.

Vivo V15Pro key specs:

V15 PRO. The Pro variant in coral red. Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

V15 PRO. The Pro variant in coral red.

Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

V15 key specs:

Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

Here's how the two phones compare in size, with the V15 Pro on the left, and the V15 on the right:

V15. Vivo V15 Pro on the left, Vivo V15 on the right. Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

V15. Vivo V15 Pro on the left, Vivo V15 on the right.

Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

Pre-orders will be held from March 21 to 29, with general retail availability after that. The phones will also be available via Home Credit installment until June 30. – Rappler.com

Gelo Gonzales

Gelo Gonzales is Rappler’s technology editor. He covers consumer electronics, social media, emerging tech, and video games.

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