Vivo S9 Launch Date Set for March 3 in China: Expected Specs, Features

Vivo S9 will possibly the first phone to come with Mediatek Dimensity 1100 SoC



Vivo S9 (V2072A) Spotted on TENAA, Key Specifications Revealed

The Vivo S9 has now gained the required TENAA certification. The TENAA listing reveals few specifications of the S9 which carries model number as V2072A. If these specs are to be considered, the Vivo S9 will feature a 6.44-inch display. The phone might measure around 158.39×73.87×7.35mm in terms of dimension. On the software front, as per the TENAA listing, the S9 might run Android 11 out of the box. The device is expected to pack a 3905mAh battery.

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The Vivo S9 has been in the news for the last couple of weeks. Multiple details regarding the upcoming handset have emerged thanks to leaksters on Weibo. The official launch of the Vivo S9 was tipped to happen in March, which now appears to be true. Vivo has explicitly confirmed that the Vivo S9 will launch on March 3 in China. The company is even rumored to announce the S9 sibling, the Vivo S9E smartphone on the same day. Let’s find out the expected specs and features that the Vivo S9 and the S9E could offer:

Vivo S9 Expected Specs, Features

The Vivo S9 specs have been tipped lately, which gives us a slight idea as to what we can expect the device to offer. If these leaked specs are to be believed, the S9 is expected to feature a 6.44-inch display with a 90Hz refresh rate. Under the hood, the Vivo S9 is supposed to pack MediaTek’s Dimensity 1100 SoC. The device is supposed to come with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. The higher-end S9 model is even said to pack up to 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. The smartphone might run Android 11 out of the box with Vivo’s custom Origin OS.

The Vivo S9 is also rumoured to feature a 64MP camera at the back. For selfies and video calling, the S9 might feature a 44MP camera. Powering the device could be a 4000mAh battery with 33W fast-charging support. The S9 is said to be 7.31mm thick and could weigh only 168 grams.

Vivo S9E Expected Specs, Features

Additionally, the specs of the Vivo S9E were leaked by Weibo tipster Arsenal. If these specs are any indication, then the S9E might feature a 6.44-inch AMOLED 90Hz display. The device is said to pack a MediaTek Dimensity 820 SoC, which might be aided with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. Similar to the Vivo S9, the Vivo S9E is expected to sport a 64MP primary camera, while at the front the phone might feature a 32MP Samsung GD1 sensor.

The Vivo S9E is said to pack a 4100 mAh battery that could offer a 33W fast charging. As far as the pricing of the Vivo S9E goes, the base model with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage might start at CNY 2,298. On the other hand, the higher-end variant with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage is said to cost CNY 2,598.

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