vivo confirms 3 years of Android OS and security updates for future X series smartphones

vivo today announced that it will provide three years of major Android OS upgrades and security updates for upcoming  flagship X series launching after July 2021. The company added that it aims to extend the high-end smartphone experience offered by the X series devices by ensuring continuous improvements based on evolving consumer trends and exciting new software innovations.

vivo’s new update policy for the upcoming X series phones covers the European, Australian, and Indian markets. The company said that the premium X series models that are not eligible will continue to receive regular Android security updates. “This commitment is part of vivo’s ongoing efforts to bring new products and joy-inspired experiences to consumers,” said the company.

Samsung recently confirmed 3 generations of Android updates and 4 years of security updates for a range of devices.

Yujian Shi, Senior Vice President and CTO of vivo, said:

Featuring top of the line hardware, the X series flagship phones are built to last – and we want to make sure that our customers get software support that lives up to their expectations. We always innovate with the user in mind. With this pledge, we are making a promise to our customers that they will be able to enjoy a premium smartphone experience for an extended period and continue to benefit from the latest software features.

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