Vivo U10 launch event started with the company's Nipun Marya on the stage. He began by recapping Vivo's India milestones over the last few years. According to Marya, all Vivo devices being sold in India are made in India. The company is further expanding its manufacturing facility in the country by investing Rs. 7,500 crores. Marya also noted that all Vivo service centres operational in the country right now are owned and operated by the company itself to offer great experience.
Marya then invited Vivo's Shankar on the stage to detail the Vivo U10, its new smartphone. According to Shankar, Vivo U10 features a Halo FullView HD+ display of 6.35-inch with 89 percent screen-to-body ratio. The phone also sports a 2.5D curve design with a waterdrop-style notch on the front. In terms of the battery. the Vivo U10 packs a massive 5,000mAh battery with 18W fast charging support. Vivo claims that battery will offer 12 hours of YouTube playback or 7 hours of PUBG gaming on a single charge.
In terms of the processor, Vivo U10 is powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SoC. The company has also included several customisations like Multi-Turbo to offer a great user experience. Further, the phone houses a triple rear camera setup with a 13-megapixel main shooter. The other two cameras include an 8-megapixel super-wide-angle shooter and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. There is an 8-megapixel selfie camera included as well.
Shankar also noted that Vivo U10 will support system-wide Dark Mode and comes with Ultra Game Mode. Lastly, there will be a rear fingerprint sensor on board as well. The phone will be offered in Electric Blue and Thunder Black colours.
Marya then returned to the stage to detail the pricing of the new phone. Vivo U10 will be sold via Amazon.in and Vivo's own e-store in the country. Vivo U10 price in India starts at Rs. 8,990 for the base 3GB + 32GB model. The 3GB + 64GB and 4GB + 64GB models will be sold at Rs. 9,990 and Rs. 10,990, respectively. The first sale for the Vivo U10 will take place on September 29. The Vivo U10 buyers will be eligible for several launch offers as well.
This is it. Vivo U10 launch event is over.