[UPDATE 19072019 19:42pm] Vivo has clarified that the RM50 amount for the “pay RM50 and get RM100 rebate” offer is not a deposit. After paying RM50 during the pre-order, you’ll need to pay RM999 upon collection of the device.
The Vivo S1 is launching in Malaysia next week and if you want to secure your unit, the device is now available for pre-order starting today, 20th July until the 26th July 2019. For early bird customers, you can enjoy additional instant rebates or exclusive gifts worth up to RM149.
The Vivo S1 is officially priced at RM1,099, and it comes with 6GB RAM and 128GB of storage. According to Vivo, those that pre-order at Vivo stores can get a RM100 instant rebate when you pay RM50 (non-deposit) at the store. Pre-order customers will also get a Vshare K1-Bluetooth Speaker worth RM99 for free while stocks last.
The Vivo S1 comes with a 6.38” Full HD+ display and it is powered by a MediaTek Helio P65 processor. The screen comes with a tiny notch that houses a 32MP AI assisted selfie camera.
At the rear, the device features a triple-camera setup consisting of a 16MP f/1.78 (Sony IMX499) main camera, an 8MP f/2.2 ultra-wide-angle shooter and a 2MP f/2.4 depth camera. Powering the device is a large 4,500mAh battery that supports Vivo’s dual-engine fast charging via microUSB.
The official launch event is taking place on 24th July 2019 and the device will be available nationwide on the 27th July 2019.