Deccan Chronicle- Vivo V7 Plus: The infinity pool of smartphones!


Vivo’s V7 Plus comes with infinity display and in-built facial recognition capabilities.

Infinity pools are pretty popular with swimming enthusiasts, as it gives them the illusion that the world is flat and they are actually touching infinity every time they look up from the water to see the world. All through 2017, smartphone manufacturers have also indulged our thrill of the infinite to completely remove the bezel in design and have screens that literally stretch across the design frame. Vivo, the folks who revolutionized the concept of selfie phones with good sound, have gone bezel-less for their latest release — the Vivo V7 Plus.

The V7 Plus comes with an infinity display and a full view HD display. The screen is 5.99 inches with 18:9 aspect ratio. The V7 Plus feels surprisingly comfortable and snug in your palms for a device with a larger screen size. The display quality while not full HD at 1440 x 720 gives good images.

Vivo is known to satiate the hunger of selfie lovers to look dramatically beautiful, by adding bells and whistles like Face Beauty 7.0, moonlight glow flash and more. For starters, the optics is MP — the most mega pixels we have seen on the front camera. The V7 Plus comes with an advanced Face Beauty 7.0 with a special algorithm to enhance pictures by clearing blemishes or spots in real-time to make your face look clean. Not just for still images, this feature can also be used while recording live videos. Also, there’s the moonlight glow for your selfies in the dark. And the Portrait mode gets you the bokeh effect by fashionably blurring the background. Those who love taking selfies will be happy. The 16 megapixels rear camera combined with f2.0 aperture also gets good quality photos.

Apart from a fingerprint sensor, Vivo has also added a special facial recognition software to unlock the phone. The device runs on Funtouch OS 3.1, which is based on Android Nougat 7.1. OS. The internal memory of 64GB is expandable up to 256GB. It comes with a 3225mAh battery, and the dual SIM device supports 4G connectivity.

Vivo has maintained features like smart screen split, eye protection mode, and app clone in the V7 Plus, making it a good festive buy. The device is priced at Rs 21,990 and is currently available offline and online.