Vivo V5 vs. Oppo F1s vs. Gionee S6s: Battle for Best Selfie Smartphone

The Vivo V5 got launched recently in the market. And it is a great competition for the selfie camera smartphones. Not only it offers one of the best selfie cameras, but this one has got brilliant specs. The Oppo F1s released a few months ago, is also an excellent smartphone for the selfie. And giving fierce competition to Oppo F1s, we have the Gionee S6s.

So which one is the winner here? If you are looking to buy a smartphone with a budget of 15-18k, these three phones will just blow your mind. Let us have a detailed look at the performance and camera specifications of each phone. And we will let you decide which one you will buy. Here are the details!

Design and Display

To be precise about the design and display, the Vivo v5 has got a metal body of 5.5 inches IPS LCD HD display. It has got a curved and shining edges, a resolution of 720*1280 pixels which makes it look classy. Vivo is popular for designing stylish smartphones.

Oppo F1s one is a bit budget friendly version than the Oppo F1. It comes with a 5.5-inch IPS LCD HD display. A sleek and sharp plastic material body for good grip.

Gionee S6s has a full metal body. It comes with a 5.5-inch IPS LCD Full HD display. So, the display is better than the above two phones.

Considering the design and display, Gionee S6s gets the upper hand among the three.

For more information on Gionee S6s, visit this link.

Performance and Storage

The Vivo V5 comes with 1.5 GHZ Octa-core MediaTek MT6750 Processor. It has got 4GB RAM and 32 GB internal memory. It has got a 3000mAh battery. The phone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Vivo’s own Funtouch OS 2.6 UI on top of it.

The Oppo F1s comes with a 1.5 GHz Octa-core MediaTek MT6750 Processor. So the processor is same as Vivo V5. It offers 3GB RAM and 32 GB internal memory. Here also the RAM is less than Vivo V5. The battery is 3075mAh. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop with Oppo’s own Color OS 3.0 UI on top of it. The battery is a little better than Vivo V5. But the remaining specs are lesser than the previous phone.

The Gionee S6s runs on Octa-core MediaTek MT6753 Processor with 1.3GHz. It has a RAM of 3GB and an internal storage of 32GB. The battery is 3150mAh, which is better than the above two phones. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Gionee’s own custom UI on top of it called Amigo UI 3.2.

Looking at the specs and performance, Vivo V5 outranks both Gionee S6s and Oppo F1s. Therefore, go for Vivo V5, if you need high performance.

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For more information on Vivo V5, visit this link.


The Vivo V5 has 20MP selfie camera. Yes, you heard that right! 20MP it is. The front-facing snapper has f/2.0 aperture and 1/2.8″ sensor size. It has also got selfie flash. This makes selfies look sharp even in low light. For the selfies, the Vivo V5 has many options. You will get the beauty mode for the selfies. The field of view is quite large to fit a few of your friends. Vivo V5 has a 13MP rear-facing snapper with phase detection autofocus and a LED flash. Both the front and the rear-facing camera can record video in 1080p at 30fps.

Oppo F1s has 16 MP selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture and 1/3.1″ sensor size. The front-facing camera does not have flash. But it offers better quality selfies. The beautify mode 4.0 present in selfies, offers seven beautification levels. Additionally, two skin models are available for selfie edits. The front camera photos are bright and crisp. And even if you are using the beautify mode 4.0, it won’t make your skin look pale white. According to Indian Express, this one has got the best rank in the market as a selfie camera. Oppo F1s has a 13MP rear-facing snapper with f/2.2 aperture, phase detection autofocus, and a LED flash.

Gionee S6s is yet another smartphone with good selfie camera. But this one does not have high pixel selfies. It has an 8MP front-facing snapper with  f/2.2 aperture and a LED flash. The selfie flash helps in improving photos under low light conditions. The front camera offers bright and vibrant pictures. You will love the selfies. This one also has the beauty mode, and slimming mode to make you look better just like Oppo F1s. Gionee S6s has a 13 MP rear-facing snapper with f/2.0 aperture, phase detection autofocus, and a LED flash.

Considering the camera specifications, Oppo is the best option. So, you can choose the Oppo F1s even though it is 16 MP.

Price and Availability

Vivo V5 has a price of Rs.17990; Oppo F1s has a price of Rs.17990 and finally, Gionee S6s has a price of Rs.17999. So, there is not too much difference in price for all the three phones. All three phones are available in India.

Final Verdict

We have a clear idea about the specs, performance, and camera; we will give our final verdict. So, if you are looking for smooth performance and functionality, Vivo V5 is the best option. It has got better RAM, processor, and Operating system. But, if you want to have a smartphone just for the selfie purpose, then you can go for the Oppo F1s.

For more information on Oppo F1s, visit this link.

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