Vivo S18 Series with Qualcomm Snapdragon 7 Gen 3 SoC Launched in China: Price, Specifications

Vivo has launched the Vivo S18, Vivo S18 Pro, and Vivo S18e smartphones in China.

Highlights
  • Vivo S18 series smartphones are official in China.
  • The S18 Pro device sports the same primary sensor as the Vivo X100 series smartphones.
  • The S18 series smartphones will debut in the global markets under the Vivo V30 moniker.

Vivo has launched the Vivo S18 series smartphones in China in an offline event. The S18 series includes Vivo S18, Vivo S18 Pro, and Vivo S18e smartphones. Vivo will debut the S18 series smartphones soon in the global markets under the Vivo V30 series monikers. The Chinese smartphone giant has also announced the Vivo TWS 3e earbuds in the launch event.

Vivo S18 Series: Pricing, Availability

Vivo debuts the S18 and S18 Pro smartphones in Feather (White), Black, and Green colour options. The Vivo S18e smartphone is available in Cloud (White), Purple, and Starry Night Black colour option. The pricing of the vanilla smartphone starts at RMB 2,299 (approx. Rs 22,350) for the base variant with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage.

Vivo has launched the S18 Pro smartphone at RMB 3,199 (approx. 38,100) for the 12GB RAM and 256GB storage variant. The base variant of the Vivo S18e smartphone with 12GB RAM and 256GB retails for RMB 2099 (approx. Rs 24,990).

Vivo TWS 3e earbuds will start at RMB 179 (approx. Rs 2,200). The prices of the other variants of the smartphones are as follows.

Vivo S18e Vivo S18 Vivo S18 Pro
8GB + 256GB RMB 2,299 (approx. Rs 22,350)
12GB + 256GB RMB 2,099 (approx. Rs 24,990) RMB 2,599 (approx. Rs 30,450) RMB 3,199 (approx. Rs 38,100)
12GB + 512GB RMB 2,299 (approx. Rs 22,350) RMB 2,799 (approx. Rs 32,800) RMB 3,499 (approx. Rs 41,000)
16GB + 512GB RMB 2,999 (approx. Rs 35,700) RMB 3,699 (approx. Rs 43,300)

Vivo S18e Specifications

  • Display: 6.67-inch AMOLED display, Full HD+ resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, an aspect ratio of 20:9, a screen to body ratio of 91.99%, DCI-P3 color gamut, a contrast ratio of 6000000:1.
  • Processor: MediaTek Dimensity 7200 SoC, Mali-G610 MP4 GPU.
  • RAM and Storage: 12GB LPDDR4X RAM, 256GB / 512GB UFS2.2 storage.
  • Rear Camera: 50MP Sony primary camera, f/1.79 aperture, OIS, 2MP macro sensor, f/2.4 aperture, AURA LED flash.
  • Front Camera: 16MP snapper, f/2.0 aperture.
  • Software: Origin OS 4 based on Android 14.
  • Battery: 4,800mAh, 80W fast charging.
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi 2.4GHZ, 5GHZ, Bluetooth 5.3, USB Type-C, NFC, GPS.
  • Others: in-display fingerprint scanner, face unlock.
  • Dimensions and Weight: 162.35 x 74.85 x 7.69 mm, 193 grams.

Vivo S18 Specifications

  • Display: 6.78-inch curved AMOLED display, 2800 × 1260 pixels, an aspect ratio of 20:9, DCI-P3 color gamut, 120Hz refresh rate, 2800 nits peak brightness.
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 7 Gen 3 SoC, Adreno 720 GPU.
  • RAM and Storage: 8GB/ 12GB / 16GB LPDDR5 RAM, 256GB / 512GB UFS 3.1 storage.
  • Rear Camera: 50MP primary camera, OIS, f/1.88 aperture, 8MP ultrawide lens, f/2.2 aperture, AURA light.
  • Front Camera: 50MP snapper, f/2.0 aperture.
  • Software: Origin OS 4 based on Android 14.
  • Battery: 5,000mAh, 80W wired fast charging.
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi 2.4GHZ, 5GHZ, Bluetooth 5.3, USB Type-C, NFC, GPS.
  • Others: in-display fingerprint scanner, face unlock.
  • Dimensions and Weight: 164.36 x 75.1 x 7.45 mm, 185.8 grams.

Vivo S18 Pro Specifications

  • Display: 6.78-inch curved AMOLED display, 2800 × 1260 pixels, an aspect ratio of 20:9, DCI-P3 color gamut, 120Hz refresh rate, 2800 nits peak brightness.
  • Processor: MediaTek Dimensity 9200+ SoC, Mali-G715 Immortalis MP11 GPU.
  • RAM and Storage: 12GB/ 16GB LPDDR5X RAM, 256GB / 512GB UFS 3.1 storage.
  • Rear Camera: 50MP Sony IMX 920 primary camera, Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS), f/1.8 aperture, 50MP Samsung JN1 ultrawide lens, f/2.0 aperture, 12MP Sony IMX 663 telephoto sensor, 2x optical zoom, f/1.98 aperture, ring LED light.
  • Front Camera: 50MP snapper, dual-soft lights.
  • Software: Origin OS 4 based on Android 14.
  • Battery: 5,000mAh, 80W wired fast charging.
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi 2.4GHZ, 5GHZ, Bluetooth 5.3, USB Type-C, NFC, GPS.
  • Others: in-display fingerprint scanner, face unlock.
  • Dimensions and Weight: 164.36 x 75.1 x 7.45 mm, 185.8 grams.