Crafted for your moments: vivo announces the V40 SE coming to Europe

Dusseldorf, Germany, April 10th , 2024

Dusseldorf, Germany, April 10th , 2024 The new V40 SE from vivo is crafted to make everyday use a delight - with every detail being thoughtfully crafted to enhance the user's experience. vivo's latest V Series smartphone once again leaves no room for compromise in the mid-range sector by bringing the style, crucial features and reliable performance users expect from a flagship device to an affordable smartphone. As the first phone of the new vivo V40 family, the V40 SE comes with a unique Eco Fiber Leather back equipped with an anti-stain patented coating in the purple color version or a stylish and sleek black version, an immersive 120 Hz Ultra Vision AMOLED display and stereo speakers, and a wide-angle camera for high quality group portraits.

Always in style for users' moments

vivo's V Series smartphone range has won hearts around the world by offering unique features and innovations that enhance the user's experience at an affordable price: With its new trendy, vibrant design and quality, the new V40 SE crafted for your moments embodies this ethos thanks to its innovative signature color with the purple EcoFiber vegan leather back, ultra slim design, and high-gloss metallic frame. As an industry first in the mid-range price range, the feel of EcoFiber Leather rewards every touch, while the patented anti-stain coating means it can endure everyday moments with a spilled cup of coffee in the morning or glass of red wine in the evening being easy to clean. The Scratch Resistance also ensures that fingernails, keys or other sharp objects with which the smartphone comes in contact in everyday life leave no traces and the Daily Sweat Corrosion Resistance lets users also be unphased by factors like hand sweat as the EcoFiber vegan leather back is capable of remaining clean and odor-free. Also available in sleek Crystal Black, the V40 SE's fashion-forward design lets users express their style in their own way.

User-friendly features with a performance to match

Whether watching movies, playing games or enjoying social media, the V40 SE's 120 Hz Ultra Vision AMOLED display is a visual treat. The immersive experience delivered by its bright and detailed display is supported by a dual stereo speaker system that makes entertainment come alive.


The responsive high-refresh rate display is complemented by the smooth, seamless experience of vivo's software and hardware. Alongside vivo's Funtouch OS 14, which places the power of Android 14 in users' hands, the V40 SE is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 4 Gen 2 which adopts a 4 nm advanced process with Low Power Consumption, achieving a power saving effect and 8 GB RAM that's boosted additionally by up to 8GB of Extended RAM for effortless multitasking.


The V40 SE has the power to keep pace with users' daily routine thanks to a long lasting 5000 mAh battery and fast FlashCharge technology that rapidly recharges at 44W. Meanwhile vivo's 24-Dimension Security Protection, provides overnight charging protection for added peace of mind. The V40 SE also ensures a 4-year durability of the battery of 80% after 4 years.

All users need to capture the Perfect Shot

The V40 SE also embodies vivo's camera-first philosophy with camera features that let them capture and share their life. As well as a 16MP front camera for brilliant selfies and quality video calls, it has a triple camera system on the back that offers a wide range of creative possibilities. This includes a 50MP main camera and a new 8MP ultra-wide angle camera that makes it easier to capture group photos with a wide-angle group portrait mode to record unforgettable moments together.


And whether users are capturing memories or vlogging their world, the V40 SE has an exciting selection of portrait styles, watermarks styles, bokeh flare effects, video modes such as Dual View video and intuitive editing tools that means it's never been easier for users to express their own creative side. 

The new V40 SE real-life flagship, designed for setting a new benchmark in its category, will be coming with both Purple Leather and Crystal Black versions in April. For the latest details, stay tuned to our official newsroom. 


About vivo

vivo is a technology company that creates great products based on a design-driven value, with smart devices and intelligent services as its core. The company aims to build a bridge between humans and the digital world. Through unique creativity, vivo provides users with an increasingly convenient mobile and digital life.


While bringing together and developing the best local talents to deliver excellence, vivo is supported by a network of R&D centers including Shenzhen, Dongguan, Nanjing, Beijing, Hangzhou, Shanghai and Xi'an, focusing on the development of state-of-the-art consumer technologies, including 5G, artificial intelligence, industrial design, photography and other up-and-coming technologies. vivo has also set up an intelligent manufacturing network (including those authorized by vivo), with an annual production capacity of nearly 200 million smartphones. As of now, vivo has branched out its sales network across more than 60 countries and regions, and is winning more than 500 million users worldwide with its superior products and services.


Following the company's core values, which include Benfen*, user-orientation, design-driven value, continuous learning and team spirit. vivo has implemented a sustainable development strategy, with the vision of developing into a healthier, more sustainable world-class corporation.


*"Benfen" is a term describing the attitude on doing the right things and doing things right – which is the ideal description of vivo's mission to create value for society.

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