Vivo unveils the Nex smartphone with a pop-out selfie camera

Technology       by Nozair Hanif Mirza | Published

Technology by Nozair Hanif Mirza | Published

A SIM card tray is accessible from the bottom of the Vivo NEX, and that's where you'll find the phone's loudspeaker as well. The Vivo Nex S and Nex A also feature 7.1-channel 3D audio.

The smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset, 8GB of RAM and 128GB or 256GB of Internal storage.

The Vivo NEX also features an updated Jovi Intelligent Voice Assistant.

Vivo NEX and its elevating camera are now official

Vivo even embedded a fingerprint sensor supplied by Goodix into the display. In any case, it should be an improvement over the company's previous devices which sported in-display fingerprint scanners. On the other hand, the Vivo NEX flagship edition comes with top-notch hardware.

As mentioned, the Vivo Nex and Nex Ultimate smartphones differ only in terms of chipset, RAM and storage. It was already pretty reliable on Vivo X21, as seen in MKBHD's video, so it should be better in the Vivo NEX. NEX demonstrates Vivo's determination to test the limits and break industry conventions. It's unknown what amount of RAM and storage it will come with but it's expected to have a price tag in the region of US$600.

The Vivo Nex features a very big 6.59-inch Super AMOLED display. The new front fingerprint access offers reliable and quick access that most OEMs can not offer just yet. So as cool as the Nex may look like, this is yet another marketing lie when it comes to all-screen phones.

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The quest for coming up with the ultimate bezel-less device has bore tons of fruit already. A speaker is fitted on the chin of the device. The Chinese manufacturer has tucked all the sensors under the display of the smartphone.

Vivo Nex comes with what Vivo calls "Screen SoundCasting Technology".

Another fantastic feature of the Vivo NEX is that it has a pop-up selfie camera that remains hidden under the top bezel of the phone. The hidden front facing camera will boast an 8 megapixel f/2.0 lens. There are two cameras on the back, one of which is a 12-megapixel shooter with an aperture of f/1.8, with the second being a 5-megapixel camera with an aperture of f/2.4. The primary sensor is also equipped with OIS. Vivo claims the mechanism can be raised and lowered up to 50,000 times and that the camera has undergone reliability and dust resistance testing.

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Vivo is touting the AI capabilities of the NEX, with the phone offering AI-assisted scene recognition, HDR, filters, and photo composition.

The Vivo NEX is powered by 4,000mAh battery that is enabled with support for 22.5W fast charging through USB-C. The 8-megapixel front-facing snapper, when started, will make a sound to notify the user. The smartphones will come with a dedicated Jovi AI assistant button. Jovi could be used to launch apps, recognize voice commands, and tell users more about what's on the screen. The Vivo NEX shows us what is next in the smartphone technology including the pop-up camera. For enhanced gaming experience, the 4×4 antenna scheme promotes improved signal reception when the handset is held in landscape mode for playing games. 47,500) and 4,998 Yuan (~Rs. Both the devices will go on sale in China from June 23rd.

What's your opinion on the Vivo NEX and NEX Ultimate?

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