Vivo S15 and S15 Pro will be launched in China on May 19. The Chinese tech giant has also confirmed the arrival of the Vivo TWS Air earphones alongside these handsets. The next two Vivo S15 series smartphones have been the subject of several alleged leaks recently, including certification listings that hinted at some of their key specs. The vanilla Vivo S15 is expected to feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset, while the Vivo S15 Pro could be powered by a MediaTek Dimensity SoC.
Vivo made the announcement via its official Weibo handle. It will hold a launch event on May 19 at 7:00 p.m. CST / 4:30 p.m. IST. The company previously teased the arrival of the Vivo S15 series to happen today. Vivo VP Jia Jingdong also confirmed that these upcoming smartphones will feature flagship SoCs, offer 80W fast charging support, and run on an unconfirmed version of the Origin OS.
Now, it looks like Vivo was planning to only release the teaser poster for the actual launch event today. This poster features the upcoming Vivo S15, Vivo S15 Pro and Vivo TWS Air headphones. It also includes the Vivo Pad and the Vivo Watch 2, which could indicate the launch of new variants or color options for these devices.
Not much is known about the Vivo TWS Air. However, the Vivo S15 Pro has been spotted on 3C and TENAA certification sites in China. These purported listings suggest that the Vivo S15 Pro could sport a 6.62-inch AMOLED display with a high refresh rate. It may feature a MediaTek Dimensity 8100 5G paired with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of inbuilt storage. It could pack a 4,400 mAh battery and run Android 12. This smartphone is expected to come with a 50-megapixel triple rear camera setup.
On the other hand, the vanilla Vivo S15 has also reportedly surfaced on 3C and Geekbench. This smartphone could have a 6.62-inch OLED screen. It is supposed to ship a Snapdragon 870 SoC coupled with 12 GB of RAM. This handset could house a 4,700mAh battery, which is now confirmed to offer 80W fast charging support.