Vivo U3 Full Specifications, Price and Release Date


Vivo has officially unveiled a new version of its mid-range Vivo U3, which comes with triple rear camera settings, a 5000 mAh battery and a starting price of $ 140.

The Vivo U3 features a 6.53 inch LCD with FHD + resolution and notch to accommodate the 16 MP front camera. According to the company, this sensor can be used for face recognition.

When it comes to the rear cameras, we have three sensors accommodated in the upper corner. The main has 16 MP, and the secondary is an 8 MP wide and the tertiary ensures the depth of field with 2 MP.



In the performance part, Vivo U3 comes out of the box with Snapdragon 675 processor, 4 GB or 6 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage. The handset also features a MicroSD card slot and features its powerful 5,000 mAh battery.

According to Vivo, the U3 can still be recharged quickly with 18W technology and already runs Android Pie natively. It is used as a base on the Funtouch OS9 and features such as Multi-Turbo gaming mode.

Vivo U3 Features


  • 6.53 inch IPS LCD screen
  • Display with drop notch and 19.5: 9 aspect ratio
  • Snapdragon 675 Processor
  • 4 GB or 6 GB RAM
  • 64 GB of internal storage
  • Micro SD Support
  • 16MP front camera
  • Three rear cameras: 16 MP main sensor + 8 MP secondary sensor (wide) + 2 MP tertiary sensor (depth)
  • 5,000 mAh battery with Fast Charging 18W
  • Android 9.0 Pie under Funtouch OS9 interface

Vivo U3 price and availability


According to Vivo, U3 can now be ordered from its official website. The device is sold in black, blue and white. See the launch prices:

  • 4 GB + 64 GB - 999 yuan or 140 Dollars
  • 6 GB + 64 GB - 1,199 yuan or 170 Dollars



Vivo U3 Full Specifications

Brand and Model   

Brand 

Vivo

Model 

U3

Vivo U3 Operating System

Funtouch 9.0 OS (Android 9.0 Pie)

Vivo U3 System on Chip (SOC)

SOC 

Qualcomm Snapdragon 675

Process Technology 

 11 nm 

CPU

2x 2.0 GHz Kryo 460
6x 1.7 GHz Kryo 460

CPU Bits 

 64 bits 

Instruction Set  

 ARMv8

CPU Frequency 

 2000 MHz  

CPU Cores 

 8

GPU

Qualcomm Adreno 612

RAM Capacity 

 4 GB
6 GB

Other Features

 Multi Turbo
 Game Space

Vivo U3 Storage

64 GB

Vivo U3 Memory Cards

microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Vivo U3 Display

Type / Technology 

IPS

Diagonal Size 

 6.53 in 
 165.86 mm 
 16.59 cm 

Width 

  2.74 in 
  69.51 mm 
  6.95 cm 

Height 

  5.93 in 
 150.6 mm 
  15.06 cm 

Aspect Ratio 

 2.167:1

Resolution 

1080 x 2340  pixels 

Pixel Density 

  395 ppi 
 155 ppcm 

Color Depth 

  24 bits  
  16777216 colors 

Display Area 

  84.69 % 

Other Features 

 Capacitive 
 Multi-touch 
Scratch resistant

Vivo U3 Sensors

Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint

Vivo U3 Primary Camera

Sensor type 

CMOS

Aperture

f/1.78

Flash Type

LED

 Image Resolution 

 4608 x 3456 pixels 
 15.93 MP 

Video resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP

Video FPS

30 fps

Features 

Autofocus 
Geotagging 
Panorama 
HDR 
Touch focus 
Face detection
White balance setting 
ISO setting 
Exposure compensation 
Self-timer 
Scene mode 

Secondary rear camera- 8 MP (ultra-wide angle)

 Aperture size- f/2.2 (#2)

Third rear camera- 2 MP

 Aperture size- f/2.4 (#3)

Vivo U3 Front Camera

Sensor Type

 CMOS

Aperture

f/2

Image Resolution 

4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP

Video Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP

Video FPS

30 fps

Features 

Face unlock

Vivo U3 Audio

Loudspeaker 
Earpiece

Vivo U3 Radio

Yes

Vivo U3 Tracking /  Positioning

GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS

Vivo U3 Wi-Fi    

802.11a (IEEE 802.11a-1999)
802.11b (IEEE 802.11b-1999)
802.11g (IEEE 802.11g-2003)
802.11n (IEEE 802.11n-2009) 
802.11n 5GHz
Dual band
 Wi-Fi Hotspot 
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display

Vivo U3 Bluetooth

Version 

 5.0

Features 

A2DP 
 LE

Vivo U3 USB

Connector Type  

Micro USB

Version 

 2.0

Features 

Charging 
Mass Storage 
On-The-Go  

Vivo U3 Headphone Jack

Yes

Vivo U3 Connectivity

 Computer sync 
 OTA sync 
Tethering
VoLTE

Vivo U3 Browser

HTML 
HTML5 
CSS 3 

Vivo U3 Audio File Formats /  Codecs

AAC 
 AAC+ / aacPlus / HE-AAC v1
AMR / AMR-NB / GSM-AMR 
AMR-WB
 aptX / apt-X
eAAC+ / aacPlus v2 / HE-AAC v2
FLAC 
MIDI 
MP3 
OGG 
WMA 
WAV 
 LDAC

Vivo U3 Video File Formats /  Codecs

3GPP 
AVI 
 DivX
 Flash Video
H.263
H.264 / MPEG-4 Part 10 / AVC video
H.265 / MPEG-H Part 2 / HEVC 
 MKV
MP4
 VC-1
Xvid

Vivo U3 Battery

Capacity

5000 mAh

Type 

Li-Polymer

Features 

Non-removable 
Fast charging

 Charger Output Power

9 V / 2 A

Vivo U3 Launch

Announced 

 2019, Oct.

Status 

Release Oct. 2019

Vivo U3 Price

4 GB + 64 GB = 140 $
6 GB + 64 GB = 170 $

Vivo U3 Design

Colors 

Agate Black
Spar Blue
Porcelain Green 

Width 

 76.47 mm 
  7.65 cm 
 0.25 ft 
  3.01 in 

Height 

162.15 mm 
16.22 cm 
 0.53 ft 
  6.38 in 

Thickness 

 8.89 mm 
  0.89 cm 
 0.03 ft 
  0.35 in 

Weight 

  193 g
  0.43 lbs
  6.69 oz

Volume 

 110.23 cm3
6.69 in3

Body Materials

Plastic

Vivo U3 SIM Card

SIM Card Type  

Nano-SIM (4FF-fourth form factor, since 2012, 12.30 x 8.80 x 0.67 mm) 
 Nano-SIM / microSD

Number of SIM Cards 

  2

Features

Dual SIM stand-by 

Vivo U3 Mobile Network Technology and Bandwidth

 UMTS (384 kbit/s) 
 EDGE 
 GPRS  
LTE Cat 12 (102.0 Mbit/s, 603.0 Mbit/s)
 Vivo U3 Networks
 GSM
GSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
 GSM 180 MHz (B3)

 CDMA

 CDMA 800 MHz (BC0)

 W-CDMA

W-CDMA 850 MHz (B5) 
 W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
 W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)

 TD-SCDMA

 TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
  TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz

 LTE

LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5) 
 LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
 LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
 LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
 LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
  LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
  LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
  LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
  LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)

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