Vivo, a smartphone brand, who ranked 5th on the IDG list of “2016-2017 Leading Global Smartphone Brands”, announces its newest brand influencers composed of fresh faces from the local showbusiness scene.
Vivo’s latest brand celebrity supporters are all Kapamilya stars, making names and waves in the entertainment arena. It only shows that Vivo is aggressive to further push the brand to the top tier of the choicest smartphone companies. In the Philippines, Vivo places third in the most popular smartphone brand, with at least 1.1 million users and 5,200 stores and counting nationwide. While globally, Vivo boasts of 200 million users and growing.
Last September of 2016, Vivo wowed the smartphone industry by signing up NBA superstar Stephen Curry as Vivo’s biggest ambassador. In November 2017, during the grand launch of the Vivo V7+ in Manila, Vivo introduced their newest local brand endorsers. One of these endorsers were actress, dancer, and singer Loisa Andalio, actress, dancer, talented teen heartthrob Inigo Pascual, and television personality Maris Racal, and model-actress Chienna Filomeno.
Meet the new faces of Vivo:
1. Loisa Andalio
Dubbed as the “Talented Darling of Paranaque”, 18-year-old Loisa Andalio came into the limelight when she joined the 5th regular season of Pinoy Big Brother. The talented Loisa, known as an influential millennial celebrity with a vast social media following, currently has 1.17 followers on Twitter, 2.7 million followers on Instagram, and over 600,000 followers on Facebook.
Loisa loves her Vivo V7+ because of the phone’s Face ID feature. The Face ID feature enables the V7+ to “wake up” with the user simply picking up the phone, raising it in portrait mode to unlock it and it is ready to go. As a dancer, Loisa is also thrilled with the V7+’s fully-upgraded AK4376A Hi-Fidelity audio chip. It supports the latest sound technology and levels up mobile audio technology, enabling any music lover to enjoy rich and full rhythms.
2. Maris Racal
After placing second in Pinoy Big Brother All In, Charming Maris Racal, has already settled herself as an established artist at a young age of 20. Also, she became a member of popular all-girl group “Girltrends”. And just last year as a member of an all-girl sing and dance group BFF5. Maris was paired up with fellow Vivo influencer Inigo Pascual where they are collectively known as “MarNigo” which now has a strong fan base.
Maris loves Vivo V7+’s powerful 24MP and Face Beauty feature which produces perfect selfies each time, a perfect selfie-taking companion for celebrities like herself with a strong social media following.
3. Inigo Pascual
The son of premier actor Piolo Pascual, Maris’ on-screen love team, Inigo Pascual is an actor and recording artist. He’s the artist behind the 2016 hit single Dahil Saýo. Inigo is quite popular on social media. No wonder Vivo signed up the young influencers to push the brand.
Inigo loves the Vivo V7+’s 5.99 all-screen Display. It has an 84.4% screen to body ratio, providing a more exciting and enhanced game and visual experience. Its Smart Split 3.0 feature allows Inigo to check his messages, and emails at the same time. Perfect for very busy smartphone users on the go like him. As a singer, Inigo also appreciates the phone’s Hi-Fidelity audio chip. It is the reason why it rocks above par mobile audio technology making music clearer and crisper to the ear.
4. Chienna Filomeno
Lastly, Chienna Filomeno, a model, and actress at a young age of 20. She is also a prolific cosplayer such as Tsumug Kotobuki from the anime K-On!. Thus, earning her a great number of Instagram following. Currently, Chienna makes television appearances as noontime show Showtime host apart from learning to DJ. An influential young celebrity, Vivo chose Chienna to represent its brand to the hip and young crowd.
Chienna’s popularity on social media is continuing to rise. She has a vast Instagram followers can be attributed to her gorgeous selfies. Thanks to Vivo V7+’s 24Mp front camera and Face Beauty feature which produces only the clearer portraits. The phone’s all-screen display is also something Chienna appreciates about the Vivo V7+.