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Vivo S12 Pro and S12 with 90Hz AMOLED screen, dual selfie cameras launched

Vivo S12 Pro

Vivo has just announced its S12 Pro and S12 5G-capable smartphones, both flaunting 90Hz AMOLED screens and powerful Dimensity chipsets. The device also have dual high resolution front-facing cameras, accompanied by dual selfie LED flash, which tone can be manually adjusted.

These have in-display fingerprint sensors for biometrics. Moreover, they both run Android 11-based OriginOS Ocean out-of-the-box. The S12 Pro is the more premium of the two, having a 6.56-inch Full HD+ screen with 240Hz touch sampling rate and 1300 nits peak brightness.

The vanilla S12 settled for a smaller 6.44-inch Full HD+ screen with 180Hz touch sampling rate. Both smartphone have dedicated dual SIM slots with dual standby support, but lacks microSD slot. Speaking of storage, up to 256GB UFS 3.1 storage and up to 12GB RAM are on onboard.

Vivo S12 Pro Specifications

  • Display: 6.56-inch Full HD+ (2376x1080) AMOLED, 90Hz refresh rate, 19.8:9 aspect ratio, HDR10+, up to 1300 nits brightness
  • Processor: 3.0GHz Octa-Core MediaTek Dimensity 1200-AI 6nm 64-bit chipset
  • GPU: ARM G77 MC9 GPU
  • RAM: 8GB / 12GB LPDDR4X
  • Storage: 256GB (UFS 3.1)
  • Rear Camera (Triple): 108MP, f/1.9 aperture, dual LED flash; 8MP ultra-wide angle (119°) camera with f/2.2 aperture; 2MP macro camera with f/2.4 aperture
  • Front Camera (Dual): 50MP (Samsung JNV) with f/2.0 aperture; secondary 8MP (105°) ultra-wide camera with f/2.3 aperture, dual-tone LED flash
  • Audio: USB-C Audio
  • Water Protection: None
  • Operating System: Android 11, OriginOS Ocean
  • Biometrics: In-display fingerprint sensor
  • SIM: Dedicated dual SIM (nano + nano)
  • Connectivity: 5G (SA/NSA), Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac (dual-band), Bluetooth 5.2, GPS/GLONASS, USB Type-C, NFC
  • Dimensions: 159.46x73.27×7.36mm
  • Weight: 171 grams
  • Battery: 4,300mAh, 44W fast charging

Vivo S12

Vivo S12 Specifications

  • Display: 6.44-inch Full HD+ (2400x1080) AMOLED, 90Hz refresh rate, 20:9 aspect ratio, HDR10+
  • Processor: 2.6GHz Octa-Core MediaTek Dimensity 1100 6nm 64-bit chipset
  • GPU: ARM G77 MC9 GPU
  • RAM: 8GB / 12GB LPDDR4X
  • Storage: 256GB (UFS 3.1)
  • Rear Camera (Triple): 108MP, f/1.9 aperture, dual LED flash; 8MP ultra-wide angle (119°) camera with f/2.2 aperture; 2MP macro camera with f/2.4 aperture
  • Front Camera (Dual): 44MP with f/2.0 aperture; secondary 8MP (105°) ultra-wide camera with f/2.3 aperture, dual-tone LED flash
  • Audio: USB-C Audio
  • Water Protection: None
  • Operating System: Android 11, OriginOS Ocean
  • Biometrics: In-display fingerprint sensor
  • SIM: Dedicated dual SIM (nano + nano)
  • Connectivity: 5G (SA/NSA), Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ax (dual-band), Bluetooth 5.2, GPS/GLONASS, USB Type-C, NFC
  • Dimensions: 157.20x72.67×7.39mm
  • Weight: 179 grams
  • Battery: 4,200mAh, 44W fast charging

Pricing and Availability

Vivo S12 Pro 8GB/256GB and 12GB/256GB versions are priced at CN¥3399 (US$533) and CN¥3699 (US$580), while the 8GB/256GB and 12GB/256GB versions of the vanilla model costs CN¥2799 (US$439) and CN¥2999 (US$470) respectively. These comes in Black, Warm Gold, and Blue colors and will go on sale on December 30th in China. Pre-orders begin today.




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