Chinese Vivo has announced its new unique smartphone Vivo Nex which has two displays and comes with other intelligent features like a TOF 3D sensing camera for high-precision 3D depth information using 300,000 infrared points. It also comes with an in-display fingerprint scanner and has triple rear cameras with an additional TOF 3D Sensing camera. It is priced at 4998 yuan (around $724) in China and is currently available for pre-order. The device will go on sale from December 29th in the country. It comes with Ice Blue and Star Purple colors with gradient finish options.
“As Vivo’s premium line-up, the NEX series offers not only an extraordinary user experience to consumers, but it also unleashes our imagination towards the future of design and development of smartphones. Combining a futuristic dual-display design and innovative technologies, NEX Dual Display Edition demonstrates Vivo’s continuous exploration and of exceptional innovations for consumers.” Said Mr. Spark Ni, Senior Vice President of Vivo.
The Vivo Nex features a 6.39-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED 19:5:9 aspect ratio display, DCI-P3 color gamut, and 2340×1080 pixels resolution and also has a secondary 5.49-inch Full HD Super AMOLED display on the rear side with a 1920×1080 pixels resolution. It is powered by a 2.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 845 64-bit 10nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 630 GPU. It comes with 10GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage capacity. It runs on the Funtouch OS 4.5 based on Android 9.0 (Pie) and comes with Dual SIM support.
It features a dual rear camera with a 12-megapixel Dual rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, Sony IMX363 sensor, 4-axis OIS, f/1.79 aperture, a secondary 2-megapixel night vision camera with f/1.8 aperture, 2.9μm pixel size and a 3D TOF camera with f/1.3 aperture. No front camera is available with this phone. It has an in-display fingerprint sensor and comes with a 3500mAh battery with 22.5W fast charging. It comes with connectivity options such as Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz / 5GHz) 2×2 MIMO, Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm audio jack along with additional audio enhancement features like AK-4377A amplifier and deep space sound. It measures 157.19×75.3×8.09mm and weighs 199.2 grams.