Tag: Vivo

Vivo Apex 2019 Has Zero Ports, An ‘All-Display’ Fingerprint Scanner, And 5G

It’s got 5G, an in-display fingerprint scanner that works on the entire screen, zero ports, and a nearly bezel-less display. The Vivo Apex 2019 is a hint at where smartphones might go from here on out.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 12, 2019

More Phones Are Getting Physical Buttons For Google Assistant

Aside from the LG G7 ThinQ, more phones will now have a physical Assistant button. Google expects over '100 million devices to launch with a dedicated Google Assistant button.'

Google February 25, 2019

Vivo V15 Pro To Get 32-Megapixel Popup Selfie Camera, Out Feb. 20

Vivo is scheduled to unveil the V15 and V15 Pro this Feb. 20 as its latest powerhouse midrangers. The latter will apparently have an upgraded popup camera for high-quality selfies.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 8, 2019

Vivo Nex Dual Display Edition Wows With 2 Screens, 3D Camera, 10 GB RAM, And More

Vivo has sown off the successor to Nex, and it got two OLED screens. However, can the Vivo Nex Dual Display Edition stand out from the pack?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 12, 2018

Remember The All-Screen, Notchless Vivo Apex? It’s Coming This June 12

Vivo’s concept Apex phone isn’t a concept anymore. On June 12, the company will officially unveil its bezel-less, notchless, all-screen smartphone, potentially changing the smartphone design landscape altogether.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 25, 2018

Lenovo Teaser Hints At Upcoming All-Screen Smartphone Without A Notch

An image shared by Lenovo's VP on Weibo shows an all-screen smartphone minus a notch. The Z5 appears to be the first mobile phone that will be truly bezel-less.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 15, 2018

Vivo's Apex Has A Pop-Up Camera, Half-Screen Fingerprint Scanner, And Vibrating OLED Panels

A new concept mobile phone from Vivo was showcased recently during the 2018 MWC. The Apex flaunts a retractable selfie camera, a bezel-less display, and under-display fingerprint sensor.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 26, 2018

Rumored Vivo Xplay7 Flagship To Come With 10 GB RAM, 4K Display: Too Good To Be True?

Vivo is apparently about to release a flagship phone that will boast a whopping 10 GB of RAM. It will also have a 4K display, an in-display fingerprint sensor, dual cameras, and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chip.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 31, 2018

CES 2018: Vivo Finally Unveils The World’s First Smartphone With An In-Display Fingerprint Scanner

At CES 2018, Vivo showed off the first phone to ever have a fingerprint scanner embedded under the display. It works pretty well, if only a little slower than traditional sensors.

CES 2018 January 10, 2018

Vivo Wants To Steal Apple's iPhone 8 Thunder, Showcases Under-Display Fingerprint Scanner

In collaboration with Qualcomm, Vivo has just demonstrated a device with a working under-display fingerprint scanner, one of the expected main selling points of Apple's upcoming iPhone 8.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 29, 2017

Oppo To Land On US Shores Before 2016 Ends: Report

Oppo might roll out in the U.S. this month. Reports from industry sources revealed that the China-based company will start selling Oppo smartphones before the year ends, which means in the next two weeks.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 12, 2016

Huawei Dethrones Samsung As Most Profitable Android Smartphone Brand For The First Time Ever: Report

Huawei has taken Samsung's place as the second most profitable smartphone business during the third fiscal year of 2016. However, that won't be for long, according to an analyst.

Business Tech November 25, 2016

Huawei Tops Chinese Smartphone Market For Q2 As Xiaomi Tumbles To No. 4; Apple Continues To Sink

According to an IDC report, Huawei topped all-important and lucrative Chinese smartphone market in the second quarter by shipping 19.1 million units of smartphones. Xiaomi and Apple, however, both saw shipment volume drops compared with last year.

Business Tech August 17, 2016

Vivo Shows Off Transparent Smartphone In Ad: Is It The Real Deal?

Vivo has posted a teaser image of a flagship smartphone, which could be a see-through device. Rumors claim that Vivo may soon launch either the X7 or the X7 Plus.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 16, 2016

As iPhone SE Squeezes Market Share From Huawei, Xiaomi And Other OEMs, Suppliers Get More Conservative

Apple's 4-inch iPhone SE reportedly got Chinese OEMs scrambling, as it grabbed market share from Huawei, Xiaomi, Oppo and Vivo. As a result, suppliers are now refusing to build up hefty inventories.

Business Tech April 22, 2016

Vivo Xplay 5 Elite Slaps 6 GB Of RAM On A Snapdragon 820 And Looks Quite Sleek

Vivo launched its flagship model, the Xplay 5 Elite, and the device looks promising. Not only is it the first smartphone to carry 6 GB of RAM, but it has powerful all-round features and a sleek aspect to boot.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 2, 2016

Vivo Silently Unveils Budget-Friendly Y51: Snapdragon 410, Up To 128GB Memory

Chinese smartphone maker Vivo has quietly launched its budget friendly offering dubbed the Y51. The 5-inch smartphone comes with Android 5.0.2 out of the box and runs on Snapdragon 410.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 3, 2015

Vivo Unveils X6 Phone, X6 Plus Phablet: Both Offer 4GB RAM

Vivo has finally taken the wraps off the X6 and the X6 Plus phablets which will come in three hues. Both the smartphones offer 4GB of RAM and a 5-inch plus display.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 2, 2015

Bezel-Free Vivo X6 With Force Touch Capabilities Makes Its Way To TENAA

China's Vivo is set to release its latest X6 handset that looks and functions much like Apple's latest iPhone. The device also incorporates many design features from Android phones like Google's Nexus rear fingerprint reader and HTC rear antenna bands.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 16, 2015

Vivo Teases X6 Smartphone: Rumor Says It Will Have 1GB RAM Dedicated To Graphics

Vivo teases the 6-inch X6 smartphone instead of unveiling the XPlay 5S. The upcoming handset may come running on Android 5.1 Lollipop and support dual SIM.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 6, 2015

Week in Review: Top 5 Tech Headlines Not to Miss

It's been a busy week in tech and many don't have the time to keep up. So to help here are the top five tech headlines for the week.

Video Games December 12, 2014

Vivo X5 Max is Thinnest Smartphone Yet. Time for the Bending Test?

Vivo has officially taken the wraps off the X5 Max handset, the thinnest smartphone ever. Despite the thin profile, some are wondering if perhaps it's too thin and very easy to drop.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 10, 2014

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