Vivo V23e 5G was launched in India, a watered-down version of the Vivo V23 5G. The smartphone features a 6.44-inch full-HD+ AMOLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate. Under the hood, it is powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 810 SoC coupled with up to 8GB of RAM support. The device sports a triple rear camera setup, a 50 MP primary camera. an 8 MP ultra-wide angle sensor, and a 2 MP macro shooter. The handset comes with a 44 MP selfie camera for selfies and video chats.
If you are someone who is wondering whether Vivo V23e 5G will get the official Android 13 (Funtouch OS 13) update, then let’s find out. In this article, we will make sure to update you on all the Vivo V23e 5G Android 13 (Funtouch OS 13) related news, information, and downloads, and also guide you to flash the firmware on your device.
Will Vivo V23e 5G Get Android 13 Update?
I think the answer to this question you already know. It won’t even be a month since this phone launch, and it is obvious that companies give more importance to their new lineups. So, of course, you will get this update anywhere soon by the end of the financial year 2023. But, yeah! Currently, there are no leaks regarding the date. So, if you are keen to know that, I recommend you bookmark this page whenever any news is coming out from the official. We will update this guide accordingly to get the latest news regarding the update.
According to Vivo’s official blog, the company is committed to delivering 3 major Android OS updates and 4 years of Android Security Patches. It won’t justify if we are talking about whether this device meets the minimum requirement for the update or not because this is just launched. Anyway, if you still want to inspect if this device is eligible or not, then let’s hover to the specification section.
Vivo V23e 5G Device Overview:
The Vivo V23e 5G features a 6.44 inches AMOLED panel with a 60 Hz refresh rate. It is an FHD+ panel with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels and an aspect ratio of 20:9. Under the hood, we get the MediaTek Dimensity 810 processor built on a 6nm manufacturing process. It is an octa-core processor with two Cortex-A76 cores clocked at 2.4 GHz and six Cortex-A55 cores clocked at 2.0 GHz. For handling the graphics-intensive tasks, we have the Mali-G57 MC2. The smartphone comes with Android 11 out of the box with Funtouch 12 skin running on top.
In terms of optics, we get a triple camera setup at the rear and a single camera at the front. The triple camera consists of a 50MP primary sensor paired with an f/1.8 lens, an 8MP ultrawide sensor paired with an f/2.2 lens, and a 2MP macro sensor paired with an f/2.4 lens. At the front, we get a 44 MP camera sensor paired with an f/2.0 lens. Both the front and the rear camera setup can capture 4K videos at 30 fps.
The smartphone comes with 128GB of internal storage and 8GB of RAM. We also get a hybrid microSD slot for storage expansion. In terms of communications, we get Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, and USB Type-C. And for sensors, we get an under-display optical fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass. Powering it all is a 4050 mAh battery that can be topped up quickly using a 44W power adapter. The company claims the phone goes from 0 to 69% in just 30 min. The smartphone is available in two color options: Sunshine Coast (Sunshine Gold) and Moonlight Shadow (Midnight Blue).
What’s New in Android 13
According to Google’s schedule, Android 13 will be released in Q3 2022. As we know, Google has already rolled their 2 developer previews and they have started rolling the beta build to the developer to test it.
In terms of the Android 13, it seems that the Android 12’s successor has plenty of additional features and improvements to its predecessor. We’ve already seen and used the major UI and design element changes in Android 12 last year which is known as ‘Material You’. This materialistic theming design enhanced the Android user experience in every aspect from the minimal subtle look, rounded corners, improved pop-ups, etc.
Whereas the improved scrolling screenshots, optimized one-handed UI mode, better privacy & security features, improved app notifications, per-app basis language preferences, app permissions to send notifications, BT LE Audio support, auto theme icons, updated now playing widget, etc. Users will also find intuitive QR scanner support, enhanced silent mode, tap-to-transfer media controls, multiple profiles for NFC payments, and more.
Android 13 (Funtouch OS 13) Update Tracker:
Regrettably, we do not have any particular release date for Android 13 for the Vivo V23e 5G. But, you can bookmark this page as we will soon add an update tracker to this page along with respective links. So, just stay tuned with GetDroidTips.
New Software Update Tracker:
Updated on October 11, 2022: Today, Vivo rolled September 2022 security patch for the Vivo V23e 5G in India with the software version labeled PD2159F_EX_A_3.12.5. The update is based on Android 12.
Updated on January 21, 2023: Today, Vivo rolled December/January 2022/2023 security patch for the Vivo V23e 5G with the software version labeled PD2159F_EX_A_3.13.3. The update is based on Android 12.