Vivo Nex With Pop-Up Selfie Camera Launched For Rs. 44,990

Vivo Nex With Pop-Up Selfie Camera Launched For Rs. 44,990

Vivo Nex With Pop-Up Selfie Camera Launched For Rs. 44,990

by July 19, 2018

Vivo has launched its newest smartphone – the Vivo Nex in India. The launch event took place in New Delhi. The smartphone is the rebranded version of the Vivo Nex S. The Nex S is a top-end model of the Chinese smartphone maker’s Nex series that was launched last month.

The Nex A model is yet to be launched in India. The key features of the smartphone include its in-display fingerprint sensor, pop-up selfie camera as well as its top-end specifications including the QualComm Snapdragon 845 SoC and 8GB of RAM.

Vivio has added a new cooling system that will enable prolonged usage of the phone while keeping the device cool. This is especially beneficial for gamers who are used to playing long gaming sessions over the phone.

The Vivo Nex will be available in India at Rs. 44,990. The smartphone will go on sale through e-commerce portal Amazon India as well as the website of the company from July 21. It will be also available for the users to purchase at select partner stores and Vivo stores all over India. Pre-orders will begin from today. Currently, only the 8GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant has been launched in India. There is a discount offer for Rs. 5000 on exchange of an older smartphone. Buyers can also avail a no-cost EMI of up to 12 months and one-time free screen replacement. What’s more, a cashback can also be availed on HDFC credit and debit card purchases and there is an assured buyback offer available as well.

The Vivo Nex is a dual-SIM (Nano) smartphone. The smartphone runs Funtouch OS 4.0 which is  based on Android 8.1 Oreo. The smartphone features a 6.59-inch full-HD+ display. The resolution of the display is 1080×2316 pixels. It is a Super AMOLED ‘Ultra FullView’ display with an aspect ratio of 19.3:9.

The smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC clocked up to 2.8GHz. It is coupled with 8GB of RAM. The USP feature of the smartphone is a pop-up selfie camera that enables Vivo to maximize its bezel-less display design. The sensor of the front camera is an 8-megapixel front camera with an f/2.0 aperture. The smartphone maker will also empower the user with features such as Portrait Bokeh, AR Stickers, and Face Beauty.

The rear camera of the smartphone is a dual camera setup featuring a 12-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.8 aperture, 4-axis OIS, and dual-core tech for 24 million picture elements. The secondary camera of the Vivo Nex comes with a 5-megapixel sensor and an aperture of f/2.4. The rear camera setup is accompanied by an LED fill light with dual colour temperature. The company will have features such as Portrait Bokeh, AR Stickers, Slow Motion, and Backlight HDR for the rear camera.

The company has launched only one variant of the Vivo Nex in India. The smartphone comes with 128GB of inbuilt storage. The storage is not expandable using a microSD card. The smartphone offers seamless connectivity options including 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C (with OTG capabilities), and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The Vivo Nex packs in an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, proximity sensor, and a virtual gyroscope. The dimensions of the smartphone are 162x77x7.98mm and it weighs 199 grams. The smartphone comes with an in-display fingerprint sensor.