Vivo V3 phone with quick finger unlock launched

HYDERABAD:What else can phone brand Vivo, the current sponsor of the IPL (Indian Premier League), bring to the table which other phones have not so far?

Actor Ranveer Singh with a VIVO smartphone. File photo.

Well, it does have the fastest fingerprint unlocking, allowing phone user to unlock the phone as fast as 0.2 seconds and 0.5 seconds in sleep mode. This finger print touch system identifies the finger from any angle for unlocking, according to Vivek Jham, chief marketing officer, Vivo India.

The smartphone was officially launched here on Friday in the city.

Priced at Rs. 17, 980, the flagship device – Vivo V3 – is available at all retail outlets across the State too. “This device is pivotal towards strengthening our presence in A.P and Telangana, and as our approach is aggressive we have signed energetic Ranveer Singh as our brand ambassador,” he said, at a press conference.

Vivo phones came to the country in December 2014 with distinctive features of superior video and audio. The V3 series, which was launched last month, has a metallic body with corning Gorilla glass in the front.

It also features a 13 MP primary camera and 8 MP front camera, full HD display, 4 GB RAM, et al.