Vivo V7 Energetic Blue Edition Review: Great Performance Marries Wonderful Design

Vivo V7 Energetic Blue Edition Review |

Vivo recently unveiled the Energetic Blue edition for its successful – V7 smartphone in India – this device comes with 5.7-inch IPS FullView display and is competitively priced at INR 18,990 in India.

Vivo has pretty much overwhelmed its competition in India with its extensive offline presence across India’s metro and B&C class cities. Due to its channel presence and support infrastructure, Vivo has gained a lot of respect and market share in the Indian market.

The company has been targeting the youth segment quite interestingly and introduction of this device is an effort in this direction. We reviewed this while in the city of Nawabs – Lucknow.

From the look and feel of it – this new model is very similar to the V7+ in terms of design and specifications, energetic blue provides it a unique color and design orientation that comes as a fresh breeze of air.

Design and Build

Vivo V7 Energetic Blue Edition – comes with a plastic body but this device is designed with a lot of finesse and hence – it delivers a perfect blend of performance and looks.

This device features a 5.7-inch IPS FullView display, which offers 18:9 aspect ratio. This is just about perfect to deliver amazing viewing experience. As a result – watching videos becomes a great experience with this device.

Bezels of this device are pretty thin – giving this device a unique look. The HD+ resolution of this smartphone delivers great color combinations and brightness which is just about perfect.

When it comes to performance and multi-tasking – this is one of the smoothest devices in the market today. The camera at the back protrudes slightly – and intertwines very well with the overall design elements of this device.

Vivo has also placed the fingerprint sensor here, and it works quite fast. During the time, we reviewed the product – we did not experience any lag in its performance.

The headphones socket, Micro-USB port and the mono speaker grille are all at the bottom of Vivo V7. On the left, there’s a single tray for the two Nano-SIMs and microSD card.

Specifications and Features

Vivo V7 Energetic Blue edition comes packed with Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 mobile platform, which features eight ARM Cortex-A53 CPU cores and the Adreno 506 GPU. This device runs on Funtouch OS 3.2. The V7 has a very innovatively done face recognition feature.

Performance, cameras, and battery life

While reviewing this device, we did not experience any lag in performance – even though we put it through a lot of multi-tasking and heavy usage that involved playing videos, games, taking pictures, making calls on 4G and moving around the city of Nawabs – Lucknow with Google Maps.

We were extremely impressed with its front camera performance – in fact it is one of the most important highlights of this device. The 24-megapixel front-facing sensor has a selfie portrait mode and supports HDR capability as well. This device comes with face beauty mode and offers options for buffing, skin tone correction, and whitening as well. All this can make your photos even better, under any condition.

It has a Group Selfie feature which lets you take a mini panorama shot wherein more number of people can be featured inside the picture – quite easily.

The device comes with a rear camera which has a 16-megapixel sensor with a f/2.0 aperture. It supports 1080p Video recording and delivers great quality.

When it comes to battery performance, Vivo V7 comes packed with a 3000mAh battery, which can easily last more than one day on a heavy usage.

Final Verdict

With this energetic blue edition – Vivo has done a great job in delivering a super-cool designed smartphone that provides superb performance and is equally good in looks.

The front camera of this device delivers great selfies and its long lasting battery life supports heavy usage. Overall – this is an awesome choice in the market today and can be the best possible choice for those who look for best performance clubbed with great looks – this is offering both at an affordable price point of INR 18,990.