Tag Archive: vivo’s


Vivo’s APEX has an insane 98% screen-to-body ratio and retractable front camera

Vivo is showcasing the future of smartphone authentication with its latest concept phone.

Earlier this year, Vivo rolled out the first phone with an in-display fingerprint sensor in the X20 Plus UD. At Mobile World Congress, the company is showing off the APEX concept phone, which has a screen-to-body ratio in excess of 98%, a half-screen in-display fingerprint sensor, and a retractable front camera.

The X20 Plus featured a fingerprint sensor near the bottom of the  [Read More…]

Vivo’s in-display fingerprint sensor shows the future of smartphone biometrics

This is the way of the future.

Phones are getting thinner and display bezels are getting smaller, so any time a company can save space in a phone it’s going to do it. The latest way to save space and give companies flexibility has been created by Synaptics, with its new in-display fingerprint solution.

The first company to use the new fingerprint sensor tech is Vivo, and I had an opportunity to use this awesome new sensor  [Read More…]

Vivo’s upcoming phone in India will offer dual front cameras

Get ready to raise your selfie game.

Vivo launched the V5 in India late last year, and the company is now getting ready to introduce the V5 Plus in the country on January 23. The invite sent out to the media contains the tagline, “Block your date for the biggest selfie camera revolution,” and an accompanying image suggests we’ll see a dual camera setup at the front.

The phone itself promises to be interesting  [Read More…]

Here are the photos from vivo’s new manufacturing unit in India

Earlier this week, vivo Mobile India commenced production at its manufacturing unit in Greater Noida, a suburb of New Delhi. The company entered the Indian market in December last year, and this move is aimed at decreasing the company’s dependence on imports.