Download and Install Vivo S1 Android 11 (FuntouchOS 11) Update

Today Vivo has finally rolled the Android 11 update to the Vivo S1 in India with software version PD1913F_EX_A_6.70.13. The update brings FuntouchOS 11 to the top with all the Android 11 features and customization. In this guide, we will show you how to install the Android 11 firmware file manually on Vivo S1.

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What’s on Android 11?

Android 11 is the successor version of the last year’s Android 10 OS. Obviously, the latest version of Android R brings a bundle of improved features and plenty of additional features as well that you will miss on Android 10. It’s the 11th iteration of the Android OS family that will improve the user experience and user security/privacy as well.

The Android 11 brings improved dark mode, one-time app permissions, improved location privacy, chat bubbles, notification history, conversations in notifications, go back gesture, wireless ADB, Bluetooth won’t turn off in Airplane mode, improved call screening, improved camera features, Wi-Fi suggestion, built-in screen recording, improved Digital Wellbeing, visibility of screen refresh rate, improved Developer Options, better screenshot management, pin apps to sharing menu, 5G & foldable display support, improved support for waterfall displays, double-tap gesture, and a lot more.

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What’s in FuntouchOS 11?

As the name suggests, the FuntouchOS 11 will be a successor version of the latest generation FuntouchOS 10. The upcoming FuntouchOS 11 version will be based on Android 11 and comes with a lot of native Android 11 goodies preloaded. While there is one more advantage of having a custom skin that OEMs can include some additional or exclusive features and customizations or visual changes in the system elements so that users can get the ultimate experience.

Once Google will release the stable Android 11 version, Vivo will start pushing the FuntouchOS 11 early adopters recruitment and beta updates to its compatible devices via batches. The company would also come with an update schedule or roadmap for the devices officially so the users can rely on it. Now, let’s take a quick look at some of the expected features of the upcoming FuntouchOS version.

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Funtouch OS 11 Expected Features

  • Improved User Interface with system elements
  • Revamped App Icons
  • Smoother Animation Transitions
  • Enhanced Notification Center
  • Improved Privacy & Security Features
  • Advanced JOVI Smart Assistant
  • One-Time App Permission
  • Improved Location Privacy Features
  • Better Quick Shortcut Toggle
  • Global Dark Theme
  • New Live Wallpapers
  • Better Battery and Gaming Mode
  • In-built Screen Recording
  • Improved Camera UI & Quality
  • Chat Bubbles

Download Vivo S1 Android 11 (FuntouchOS 11) Update

Here you can download the official Android 11 for the Vivo S1 based on FuntouchOS 11.

Software Version/Detail Download Link
PD1913F_EX_A_9.72.20
OS: Android 11
Region Supported: India
Download
PD1913F_EX_A_6.70.13
OS: Android 11
Region Supported: India
Download
PD1913F_EX_A_6.70.12
OS: Android 11
Region Supported: India
Download

Check Software Update:

Before going to the manual firmware upgrade process, if you feel that your device isn’t receiving the OTA update notification for a while, then you can check for the software update manually. In order to do this:

Go to the device Settings > System updates. It will search for the software update and you will get notified if a new update is available on your device. Simply grab the Android 11 version by downloading and installing it.

Additionally, it’s recommended to maintain the phone charge at least up to 50%-60% and connect your device to Wi-Fi for a faster and stable download.

Update Guide: How to Flash Vivo Firmware on your device

How to Install Vivo S1 Android 11 (FuntouchOS 11) Update

Before installing Android 11 on your Vivo S1, you should download the firmware flash file. Then download and install the USB Drivers and flash tool on the PC as well. Once you’re done with these, you can proceed to the steps below.

Pre-Requirements:

Method 1: Instructions to Install via QFIL Tool:

Download Qualcomm Flash image loader tool and USB Drivers on your PC. Follow the below link to install the Android 11 using the QFIL tool

Guide to Install Firmware File using QFIL Tool

Method 2: Instructions to Install via MSM Download tool:

  1. Download the MSM Download tool, firmware, and drivers on your PC.
  2. Now install the USB drivers
  3. Place the MSM download tool and firmware in the same folder
  4. Open the MSM download tool and connect your device to PC/Laptop
  5. Once you connect, it will automatically load the firmware, if not select it manually.
  6. Click on the start button and wait patiently to complete the installation process.
  7. Once it is done! remove your device from your PC. That’s it!

That’s it, guys. We hope that you’ve installed Android 11 on your Vivo S1 device successfully. Feel free to ask in the comments below for any queries.

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Comments

  1. 0 Every phone manufacturer is giving out Android 10 for their last year devices and some for even older models. Yet VIVO is leaving their S1 behind????
    If you are not planning on rolling out updates then you shouldn’t have launched it in the first place!!

  2. Vivo Pakistan.Im September Android 10 will get 1 year old and still vivo has not updated S1 to Android 10 shame on vivo never going for vivo again They are saying that S1 is working well in android 9 that’s why they are not updating it why the fuck i buy this phone?

  3. As i have read on other website only 5000 S1 Users will get Android 10 update. I want to know this news is correct or not. If it is not true then when S1 will be updated in Pakistan

  4. Its true! the vivo s1 version now is super stable after the update and i wont go for the Android 10 soonest. Their statement is understandable. im using 1.9.8update.

  5. hello sir
    which date release of android or funtouch os 10 update in vivo s1 mobile plz tell us.
    Bcoz persons are spread fake new of update in vivo s1 phones soo regard this request and plz tell me release uodate.
    i’m so excited for new version in mobile.

    1. Vivo is not giving any clarity regarding this and chat support claims that it is still under greyscale testing.

  6. Ohh hello S1 main update aayega ya nhi aayega yeh btaao mujhe August aane wala hai yeh ho kya raha hai kyo nhi de rahe ho update

  7. How long will the updates be inside S1 Mobile and I have not received the update in my mobile yet

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