Vivo NEX 2 Reported to Feature 10GB RAM and Snapdragon 845 SoC

Vivo NEX 2 Reported to Feature 10GB RAM and Snapdragon 845 SoC

Vivo NEX 2 Reported to Feature 10GB RAM and Snapdragon 845 SoC

by December 8, 2018

Chinese smartphone maker Vivo was in the news for good earlier this year when it launched Vivo NEX smartphone with pop-up selfie camera which resulted into high screen-to-body ratio. Now the company is all set to launch its successor dubbed as Vivo NEX 2 on December 12. The phone is said to sport a dual display just like Nubia X and triple camera set up on the back. Although the specifications of the device are officially unknown, an alleged Geekbench listing of the NEX 2 with model number vivo V1821A has just surfaced online via Nashville Chatter. According to the listing, the upcoming Vivo NEX 2 may be powered by a Snapdragon 845 SoC along with 10GB of RAM. If true, then Vivo NEX 2 could join the elite list of few smartphones featuring 10GB RAM which includes the likes of Black Shark Helo, Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 Special edition, and Nubia Red Magic Mars. Further it is also expected to run Android 9 Pie operating system out of the box. According to the listing, the handset scored 2,220 points in the single-core test and 8,467 points in the multi-core test.

Vivo NEX 2 Geekbench Listing

Based on the earlier leaks, the Vivo NEX 2 is expected to sport a 6.56-inch bezel-less display up front, and a smaller 5.5-inch display at the back. There is no front camera, thanks to the dual screen. But the rear of the device could feature a triple camera module, with two sensors sitting inside a circular lunar ring and one right outside it. The lunar ring is expected to be RGB notifications LED, as well as the flash for certain settings. The battery capacity of the device could be 4100mAh and it will have support for fast charging via USB Type-C port. The inbuilt storage capacity of the device could be 128GB with an option to expand the same by means of a microSD card. The phone is speculated to come in two colour options- Red and Blue. The expected price of the device is around Rs. 50,000.

We are still a few days away from the official launch of the Vivo NEX 2 and you can expect a few more leaks or teasers in the meanwhile Keep watching this space for all the latest updates.