Vivo has launched its first foldable smartphone named ‘Vivo X Fold’ in china. At the event, the company also launched its two other flagships – Vivo X Note and Vivo Pad.
Recently, Vivo hinted about its first foldable flagship with the codename ‘butterflies’. Still, the company gives wonder by the unpredicted launch of the Vivo Pad because it is said to be launched in the third quarter of 2022.
The new Vivo X Fold with impressive displays and powerful camera hardware, so it’s tough competition to other latest foldable smartphones like OPPO’s Fold N and Samsung’s foldable market champion Galaxy Z Fold 3.
Vivo X Fold: Specifications & Details
The Vivo X Fold has a 6.53-inch Full HD+ OLED display from the outside which is the cover display and the device unfolds display is an 8-inch 2K Samsung E5 LTPO UTG with ultra-thin glass. 120hz refresh rate is supported by the cover display and the foldable panel.
The smartphone contains quad-cameras, a primary 50MP Samsung GN5 sensor, a 48MP ultra-wide lens with a 114-degree FOV, a 12MP telephoto lens, and a 5MP periscope camera. The front camera is 32MP punch-hole selfie snapper on the 8-inch foldable panel.
Chipset & Storage
Vivo X Fold is powered by the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset that delivers flagship-grade performance. The processor is paired with 12GB of RAM and up to 512GB of storage.
Battery & Charging
The device includes a 4,600mAh battery supporting 66W wired fast charging and 50W wireless fast charging.
Vivo X Fold’s price in china is CNY 8,999 (roughly 1400 USD) for a 12GB RAM and 256GB storage variant. You can also get it with double the storage for CNY 9,999 (roughly 1570 USD).
Additionally, Vivo enhanced the security of the device by leveraging Qualcomm’s new SPU unit and its first foldable to get an in-display fingerprint scanner with Qualcomm’s 3D Sonic technology.