"15 million magnetic particles": smartphones Vivo S17 and Vivo S17t are presented

The Vivo brand held a presentation of the Vivo S17 series smartphones in China. The lineup includes three models: Vivo S17, Vivo S17t and Vivo S17 Pro.

The first two models have the samecharacteristics, with the exception of chipsets, as well as an unusual design. In the design of the back covers of smartphones, Vivo used its own technology called "Particle Ink" (developed since 2020). It uses 15 million special magnetic particles that are baked at high temperatures. The result is unique patterns that create an interesting play of light and shadow on the case back.

Features of Vivo S17 and Vivo S17t

  • display: 6.78-inch diagonal AMOLED, 1.5K resolution (2800 x 1260 pixels), 120Hz refresh rate, 800000:1 contrast ratio, 10-bit color depth, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut;
  • chipset:
    Vivo S17: Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G Plus;
    Vivo S17t: MediaTek Dimensity 8050;
  • RAM: 8 or 12 GB (LPDDR4x);
  • storage: 256 GB (UFS 2.2), 512 GB (UFS 3.1);
  • rear camera: 50 MP (Samsung GN5 with OIS support), 8 MP (Sony IMX355, ultra wide angle), ring flash;
  • front camera: 50 MP (Samsung JN1), two flashes;
  • battery: 4505 mAh, fast charging 80 W;
  • OS: Android 13, OriginOS 3.0 shell;
  • connectivity: 5G, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2;
  • other: slot for two SIM-cards, NFC, USB-C port, under-screen fingerprint scanner;
  • dimensions and weight: 164.18 x 74.37 x 7.46 mm; 186

Vivo S17 price

According to the Gizmochina resource, the price of the Vivo S17 smartphone will be as follows:

  • version 8/256 GB - 2499 yuan (about 28,200 rubles);
  • version 12/256 GB - 2799 yuan (about 31,700 rubles);
  • version 12/512 GB - 2999 yuan (about 33,900 rubles).

The cost of the Vivo S17t model has not yet been disclosed.

Images from the Gizmochina website