vivo X60 series is the talk of the town! In fact, it is all set to turn the table and become the new camera phone king. Recently, vivo launched the ‘X60’ series – X60, X60 Pro, X60 Pro+ in India a few days back, positioned against Galaxy S21, iPhone 12, and the recently launched OnePlus 9 series.
To take its camera game one step ahead, vivo has partnered with optics company ZEISS.
The X60 series – X60, X60 Pro and X60 Pro+ is going for sale on April 2nd on both Amazon.in and Flipkart starting at Rs. 37,990. According to vivo, till March 30th, 2021, the X60 series which includes X60, X60Pro and X60 Pro+, have received more than 200% pre-bookings when compared to the last year’s X50 series.
Ahead of sales, we have listed 5 reasons why you should buy the X60 series as your next smartphone.
The X60 series features a two-tone gradient design and satin AG technology that not only offers smoothness and exquisiteness but also visually more advanced, almost completely free of fingerprints.
The vivo X60 is just 7.36mm and the X60 Pro is 7.59mm thick, making it vivo’s thinnest phone with a 3D curved screen.
As far as X60 Pro+, the back has a high-grade leather finish with uniform colouring and gives users a soft and warm feel.
The vivo X60 series sports a 6.56-inch (2376×1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19.8:9 E3 AMOLED 120Hz HDR10+ display. However, there is a slight difference between the displays here. While the X60 sports a flat display, the X60 Pro and Pro+ has a 3D curved display. Further, the devices also come with a response rate of 240Hz to bring smoother experiences to their users.
Powered by Snapdragon 8 series mobile platform
The X60 and X60 Pro are powered by Octa-Core (1 x 3.2GHz + 3 x 2.42GHz + 4 x 1.8GHz Hexa) Snapdragon 870 7nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 650 GPU under the hood. The chipset boasts 10% improvements in CPU and GPU performance, compared to Snapdragon 865. The X60 Pro+ is powered by Snapdragon 888 flagship 5nm Mobile Platform with that Qualcomm Adreno 660 GPU offers up to 35% faster graphics rendering and is 20% more power efficient compared to the Snapdragon 865.
On the storage front, X60 series support UFS 3.1 to meet users’ running and storage needs. It also comes with Virtual RAM, which is an innovative memory management technology that uses an algorithm to call part of the idle ROM space to assume the function of RAM operation to achieve a “+3GB RAM” effect.
The vivo X60 is powered by 4300mAh, whereas the X60 Pro and Pro+ has a 4200mAh battery with 33W fast charging in X60 and X60 Pro and 55W fast charging in Pro+.
Right now, the X60 series has one of the best camera setups in the Android market.
- vivo X60: 48MP OIS f/1.79| 13MP wide angle| 13MP Portrait
- vivo X60 Pro: 48MP Gimbal f/1.48| 13MP wide angle | 13MP Portrait
Even though the specifications look similar, the Pro variant comes with Gimbal Stabilisation 2.0 that moves the lens in the opposite direction to compensate for any camera shakes.
Furthermore, there are other features including Extreme Night Vision 2.0, Ultra-Wide Night mode,Panorama Night Mode, Super Night Portrait, and much more. The selfies are taken care of 32MP which is housed in a tiny 3.96mm punch hole centered at the top.
The vivo X60 Pro+ comes with a beastly camera setup –
- 50MP camera with Samsung GN1 sensor, f/1.57 aperture, LED flash, OIS + EIS, Zeiss T* coating
- 48MP 114° ultra-wide camera with Sony IMX598 sensor, 4-axis OIS
- 32MP 50mm portrait camera with f/2.08 aperture
- 8MP periscope camera with f/3.4 aperture, OIS, 5x optical zoom, 60x digital zoom
“vivo X League”
vivo India has also introduced “vivo X League” to provide buyers additional peace of mind. Customers will enjoy benefits like a 24*7 exclusive calling line, 2 years warranty (1 year extended), and a complimentary 3-month Amazon Prime membership.
The Vivo X60 and X60 Pro come in Midnight Black and Shimmer Blue colour variants. The X60 is priced at Rs. 37,990 for the X60 8GB + 128GB and Rs. 41,990 for the 12GB + 256GB. The X60 Pro comes in 12GB + 256GB version priced at Rs. 49,990 and the X60 Pro+ is priced at Rs. 69,990 for the 12GB + 256GB version.