The Vivo V9 Youth was launched on 20th April, 2018. The smartphone comes with a 'Game Mode' feature that claims to prevent distractions such as messages, calls, and alerts during gaming. It has a new Picture in Picture for games. Users need to sliding down with three fingers to split the screen into two halves. Also present in the smartphone, is a gaming keyboard that lets users chat while gaming. The mobile comes with a 6.3 inch full view display 2.0 with a notch and 19:9 aspect ratio. It has resolution of 1080 x 2280 pixels, with display type of IPS LCD. The phone is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC coupled with Adreno 506 GPU and 4GB of RAM. The default storage comes with 32GB, that can be expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. The V9 Youth sports a dual rear camera setup with a 16-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor. The rear camera comes with 1080p @ 30fps, 4K video recording, AR stickers. The cameras are assisted by a dual-LED flash and are capable of clicking HDR quality images along with other features such as touch focus, panorama, face detection etc. It sports a 16MP front camera with an aperture rate of f/2.0. Along with good quality selfies, the front camera can record videos at 1080p resolution.
The V9 Youth has connectivity features such as micro USB 2.0, which supports OTG, bluetooth 4.2, most bands of wi-fi, FM radio, etc. It packs a non-removable Li-Ion 3260 mah battery and runs on funtouch OS 4.0, which is based on Android 8.1(Oreo). There is fingerprint sensor mounted at rear along with face unlock works faster.
The handset is available in market in Champagne Gold and Pearl Black colours. The Vivo V9 Youth is priced at Rs.18,990 for 4GB and 32GB variant.