Vivo smartphone with bezel-less display, under-glass fingerprint sensor surfaces

Last month Vivo launched the X20 Plus UD with in-display fingerprint sensor in China. Even though this had a Full HD+ 18: 9 Super AMOLED display, it had bezels around the screen. Now an image of a new smartphone with almost bezel-less screen, similar to the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2. It is not clear if this is the upcoming X30 since this doesn’t have a top-notch with earpiece and the front camera. Some rumors say that this will have over 95% screen-to-body ratio. Continue reading “Vivo smartphone with bezel-less display, under-glass fingerprint sensor surfaces”

Vivo V7+ Infinite Red Limited Edition smartphone launched in India

Vivo launched V7+ mid-range selfie-focused smartphone in India back in September in Champagne Gold and Matte Black colors, later it launched the Energetic Blue color variant in the country. Now it has launched a new Limited Edition Infinite Red color variant of the smartphone in partnership with designer Manish Malhotra ahead of Valentine’s Day next week. Continue reading “Vivo V7+ Infinite Red Limited Edition smartphone launched in India”

Vivo Xplay7 renders, specifications surface – 4K bezel-less display, Snapdragon 845, 10GB RAM, 4x optical zoom

Vivo introduced its flagship Xplay6 smartphone with 5.46-inch Quad HD display, Snapdragon 820 SoC, 6GB RAM and dual rear cameras back in 2016. The company did not introduce its successor last year, now renders of the upcoming Xplay7 has surfaced along with a PPT revealing rumored specifications of the phone. Renders of the smartphone show sleek design, dual rear cameras, almost bezel-less screen and an in-display fingerprint sensor. Continue reading “Vivo Xplay7 renders, specifications surface — 4K bezel-less display, Snapdragon 845, 10GB RAM, 4x optical zoom”

Vivo X20 Plus UD with in-display fingerprint sensor announced

Vivo has announced X20 Plus UD with in-display fingerprint sensor in China, as it had promised.  The smartphone shares similar specifications as the original X20 Plus, but it has in-display fingerprint scanner instead of fingerprint sensor on the back so that users unlock the smartphone through one-touch fingerprint scanning directly on the display.

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Vivo X20 Plus in-display fingerprint sensor version to be announced on January 24

Vivo at the CES 2018 earlier this month showcased the world’s first in-display fingerprint scanning smartphone that uses Clear ID FS9500 optical fingerprint sensor from Synaptics. Later the Vivo X20 Plus UD with in-display fingerprint sensor got certified by TENAA in China. Now the company has confirmed that the smartphone will be unveiled on January 24th. It is calling it Vivo X20 Plus in-screen fingerprint edition. Continue reading “Vivo X20 Plus in-display fingerprint sensor version to be announced on January 24”

Vivo X20 Plus UD with in-display fingerprint sensor gets certified

Vivo showcased the world’s first in-display fingerprint scanning smartphone that uses an optical fingerprint sensor from Synaptics. Now the Vivo X20 Plus UD with in-display fingerprint sensor has been certified by TENAA in China. This looks similar to what Vivo had showcased at the CES last week, even though the model number was mentioned as X20 Plus A.

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Vivo launches online store in India, announces launch carnival offers

Vivo eStore

Following the footsteps of OnePlus and Xiaomi, Vivo now has launched the online store in India where all the Vivo phones, as well as accessories, will be sold exclusively. As a part of the launch, the company is also hosting launch carnival where it is offering discounts and offers on various Vivo phones.  Continue reading “Vivo launches online store in India, announces launch carnival offers”

Vivo shows off world’s first In-Display Optical Fingerprint Scanning Smartphone at CES 2018

Vivo announced its Under Display Fingerprint Scanning Solution called Vivo Under Display based on an ultrasonic sensor at the MWC 2017 Shanghai back in June. Today at the CES 2018 it showed off world’s first ready-to-produce in-display fingerprint scanning smartphone that uses an optical fingerprint sensor from Synaptics. Continue reading “Vivo shows off world’s first In-Display Optical Fingerprint Scanning Smartphone at CES 2018”

Vivo V7 Energetic Blue color variant launched in India

Vivo V7 Energetic Blue

Vivo launched the V7 , a mid-range selfie-focused smartphone in India last month in Champagne Gold and Matte Black colors. Today it has launched new Energetic Blue color variant in the country, similar to the V7+ that got the Blue version last month. 

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Vivo Y75 with 5.7-inch FullView display, 4GB RAM, 16MP front camera announced

Vivo Y75

Vivo has announced Y75, the company’s latest mid-range smartphone in the ‘Y series’ in China. It has a 5.7-inch HD+ 18:9 full-screen display with 83.6% screen-to-body ratio and comes with a 16-megapixel front camera with Face Wake, face unlock feature. It is powered by MediaTek Helio P23 SoC, runs on Android 7.1 (Nougat) with FuntouchOS 3.2 and comes with a 13-megapixel rear camera.

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Vivo V7 with 5.7-inch FullView display, 24MP front camera launched in India for Rs. 18990

Vivo V7

Vivo just launched the V7 smartphone in India, as it had promised. It packs a  5.7-inch (1440 x 720 pixels) FullView display with 18:9 aspect ratio, narrow bezels and 83.6% screen-to-body ratio, compared to the 5.99-inch FullView display on the V7+. It has the same 24-megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash, Face Beauty 7.0, Face unlock and Portrait mode and a 16-megapixel rear camera with phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) and LED flash. Continue reading “Vivo V7 with 5.7-inch FullView display, 24MP front camera launched in India for Rs. 18990”

Vivo V7 with 5.7-inch FullView display, 24MP front camera announced; launching in India on November 20

Vivo V7

Vivo launched the V7+ selfie-focused smartphone in India back in September. Today it has introduced V7 smartphone in Indonesia, ahead of India launch next week. It packs a  5.7-inch (1440 x 720 pixels) FullView display with 18:9 aspect ratio, narrow bezels and 83.6% screen-to-body ratio, compared to the 5.99-inch FullView display in the V7+. It has the same 24-megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash, Face Beauty 7.0, Face unlock and Portrait mode and a 16-megapixel rear camera with phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) and LED flash. Continue reading “Vivo V7 with 5.7-inch FullView display, 24MP front camera announced; launching in India on November 20”

Vivo V7+ Energetic Blue color variant launched in India

Vivo V7 Plus Energetic Blue

Vivo launched V7+ mid-range selfie-focused smartphone in India in September in Champagne Gold and Matte Black colors. Today it has launched new Energetic Blue color variant in the country. Specifications are similar, including a 5.99-inch (1440 x 720 pixels) FullView display with 18:9 aspect ratio, 16-megapixel rear camera with phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) and LED flash, Octa-Core Snapdragon 450 14nm Mobile Platform, Android 7.1 (Nougat) based on FuntouchOS 3.2, fingerprint sensor on the back and a 3225mAh built-in battery. Continue reading “Vivo V7+ Energetic Blue color variant launched in India”

Vivo Y79 with with 5.99-inch FullView display, 24MP front camera, Snapdragon 625 announced

Vivo Y79

Vivo launched V7+ selfie-focused smartphone in India back in September. Now it has introduced Y79 smartphone with similar specifications. It has a 5.99-inch (1440 x 720 pixels) FullView display with 18:9 aspect ratio, narrow bezels and 84.4% screen-to-body ratio, 24-megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash and 16-megapixel rear camera with phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) and LED flash, similar to the V7+, but this is powered by Snapdragon 625 instead of Snapdragon 450. Continue reading “Vivo Y79 with with 5.99-inch FullView display, 24MP front camera, Snapdragon 625 announced”