Vivo S9 with Dimensity 1100 6nm SoC, 44MP front camera teased ahead of announcement on March 3

Update: Vivo has posted the image of the S9 that shows triple rear cameras. Next to the flash it says AI camera and 1.79 to 2.4 aperture and OIS. It shows a sleek metal frame, gradient finish in the back in one version and the other version has a blue finish. It has also confirmed 44MP front camera along with a soft selfie flash for night time selfies. Continue reading “Vivo S9 with Dimensity 1100 6nm SoC, 44MP front camera teased ahead of announcement on March 3”

Vivo patents foldable smartphone with penta rear camera setup

Folding smartphones still have a long way to go before they really become mainstream. That may change this year as Chinese smartphone manufacturers will reportedly be releasing their first foldable smartphones this year. According to a patent filed in August 2020, Vivo is developing a foldable smartphone that has its screen folding inwards.

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Vivo V20 Pro Review: One of the best in mid-range segment

The Indian mid-range market is highly competitive, with a lot of great offerings from Samsung, OnePlus, OPPO, and Vivo. The Vivo V20 Pro is one among the many smartphones, found at the top of this market segment with a price tag of Rs. 29,990. It features beautiful design, it is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G, and has a robust camera setup. Facing tough competition from smartphones like the OnePlus Nord, etc., can the V20 Pro justify its higher price? Read on in our review.

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Vivo S7t 5G 6.44-inch FHD+ AMOLED display, Dimensity 820, 64MP triple rear cameras, 44MP + 8MP dual front cameras announced

Vivo has announced S7t 5G, the company’s new mid-range 5G smartphone in the S series in China. It packs a 6.44-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display, is powered by Dimensity 820 SoC with support for 5G SA/NSA with 8GB of RAM, 64MP primary sensor, 8MP ultrawide sensor and a 2MP black and white portrait sensor, as well as a 44MP + 8MP dual front-facing cameras. Continue reading “Vivo S7t 5G 6.44-inch FHD+ AMOLED display, Dimensity 820, 64MP triple rear cameras, 44MP + 8MP dual front cameras announced”

Vivo X60 Pro+ with 6.56-inch FHD+ AMOLED 120Hz display, Snapdragon 888, 50MP quad rear cameras, Zeiss optics announced

Vivo just announced X60 Pro+, the company’s latest flagship smartphone at an event in China. It packs a 6.56-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate, 240Hz touch sampling rate, HDR 10+ support, tuned color accuracy rating of JNCD around 0.4 and a 32MP camera inside the punch-hole. It is powered by Snapdragon 888 with built-in 5G and up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM. Continue reading “Vivo X60 Pro+ with 6.56-inch FHD+ AMOLED 120Hz display, Snapdragon 888, 50MP quad rear cameras, Zeiss optics announced”

Vivo Y20G and Vivo Y31 with 6.5-inch display, 6GB RAM, triple rear cameras, 5000mAh battery launched in India

Vivo this week launched the Y20G and Y31 smartphones in the Y series in India. The Y20G is another iteration in the Y20 series that packs a 6.51-inch HD+ Halo iView display, comes with 13MP main + 2MP depth + 2MP macro triple rear cameras, 8MP front camera and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, but this is powered by MediaTek Helio G80 SoC. Continue reading “Vivo Y20G and Vivo Y31 with 6.5-inch display, 6GB RAM, triple rear cameras, 5000mAh battery launched in India”

Vivo Y12s with 6.51-inch Halo FullView display, 5000mAh battery launched in India for Rs. 9990

After Y12 that was launched back in 2019, vivo has launched Y12s, the company’s latest smartphones in the Y series in India. It features a 6.51-inch HD+ Halo FullView display, comes with 13MP main + 2MP depth dual rear cameras, 8MP front camera and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner which unlocks the phone in just 0.22s, and the phone is powered by Helio P35 SoC. Continue reading “Vivo Y12s with 6.51-inch Halo FullView display, 5000mAh battery launched in India for Rs. 9990”

Vivo Y51A with 6.58-inch FHD+ display, Android 11, 5000mAh battery launched in India for Rs. 17990

Vivo has launched Y51A, the company’s latest mid-range smartphone in the Y series in India after the launch of Y51 last month. It packs a 6.58-inch Full HD+ LCD Halo FullView display, is powered by Snapdragon 665 with 8GB of RAM, runs Android 11 with Funtouch OS 11, packs a 48MP primary sensor, 8MP ultrawide sensor and a 2MP macro sensor, as well as 16MP front-facing camera. Continue reading “Vivo Y51A with 6.58-inch FHD+ display, Android 11, 5000mAh battery launched in India for Rs. 17990”

vivo confirms Android 11 Funtouch OS 11 update for range of smartphones in India

vivo launched its V20 smartphone in India back in October last year running Android 11 based Funtouch OS 11. The vivo X50 Pro and the V20 Pro smartphones got the update in India last month. Now it has confirmed that the beta update will roll out for its older phones in India starting this January. Continue reading “vivo confirms Android 11 Funtouch OS 11 update for range of smartphones in India”

Vivo Y20A with 6.51-inch Halo iView display, triple rear cameras, 5000mAh battery launched in India for Rs. 11490

Vivo has launched Y20A, the company’s latest smartphones in the Y series in India, months after the launch of Y20 and Y20i.  It features a 6.51-inch HD+ Halo iView display, comes with 13MP main + 2MP depth + 2MP macro triple rear cameras, 8MP front camera and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner which unlocks the phone in just 0.22s, but this is powered by Snapdragon 439 instead of Snapdragon 460. Continue reading “Vivo Y20A with 6.51-inch Halo iView display, triple rear cameras, 5000mAh battery launched in India for Rs. 11490”

Vivo Y20 2021 with 6.51-inch Halo FullView display, triple rear cameras, 5000mAh battery announced

After Y20 that was introduced earlier this year, Vivo has introduced Y20 2021, the company’s latest smartphones in the Y series in Malaysia. It features a 6.51-inch HD+ Halo FullView display, comes with 13MP main + 2MP depth + 2MP macro triple rear cameras, 8MP front camera and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner which unlocks the phone in just 0.22s, but this is powered by Helio P35 SoC instead Snapdragon 460 is the predecessor. Continue reading “Vivo Y20 2021 with 6.51-inch Halo FullView display, triple rear cameras, 5000mAh battery announced”

Vivo X60 and X60 Pro with 6.56-inch FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED display, Exynos 1080, up to 12GB RAM, Zeiss optics announced

Vivo just announced X60 and X60 Pro smartphones in the new X60 series in China. The phones pack a 6.56-inch FHD+ HDR10+ E3 AMOLED screen with 120Hz refresh rate, 240Hz touch sampling rate, 32MP camera inside the punch-hole and 92.7% screen-to-body ratio. The Vivo X60 series are the first to be powered by Samsung Exynos 1080 5nm SoC with built-in 5G.

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Vivo X60 Pro with 6.56-inch FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED display, Exynos 1080, 12GB RAM, quad rear cameras with Zeiss optics gets certified

Vivo already confirmed that it will introduce its X60 series of smartphones with Zeiss optics on December 29th. Now the X60 Pro has been certified by TENAA with the model number V2047A revealing complete specifications of the phone. This will be the first phone to be powered by Samsung Exynos 1080 5nm 5G SoC. Continue reading “Vivo X60 Pro with 6.56-inch FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED display, Exynos 1080, 12GB RAM, quad rear cameras with Zeiss optics gets certified”

Vivo V20 (2021) with 6.44-inch FHD+ AMOLED display, Snapdragon 730G, Android 11, 44MP front camera launched in India for Rs. 24990

Vivo has launched V20 (2021), a new version of V20 that was launched back in October. The only change in the new version is that it is powered by Snapdragon 730G compared to Snapdragon 720G in the older version. Continue reading “Vivo V20 (2021) with 6.44-inch FHD+ AMOLED display, Snapdragon 730G, Android 11, 44MP front camera launched in India for Rs. 24990”

Vivo and ZEISS announce global long-term strategic partnership ahead of X60 launch, to set up vivo ZEISS Imaging Lab

vivo already started teasing the launch of its upcoming X60 series which will feature ZEISS optics. vivo and ZEISS today officially announced a strategic long-term collaboration aimed at jointly promoting and developing innovations in the field of mobile imaging technology. Continue reading “Vivo and ZEISS announce global long-term strategic partnership ahead of X60 launch, to set up vivo ZEISS Imaging Lab”