19th April 2022, Kathmandu
Expanding its product lineup, Vivo also unveiled a 7-inch screen X Note and its first flagship tablet Vivo Pad
Vivo recently unveiled its first foldable phone – Vivo X Fold to a global audience.
It is a premium device built for efficiency, convenience, and excitement for consumers. vivo X Fold is a superior foldable smartphone that integrates a multitude of industry-leading technologies and fully outperforms in terms of screen crease optimization and hinge durability.
X Fold boasts a series of innovations in display technology, chip performance, battery life, and camera system, that ushers in a new era of foldable smartphones. In addition to Vivo X Fold, the flagship line-up includes the X Note, a large display smartphone designed for the high-end market along with its first flagship tablet, Vivo Pad.
As a flagship foldable smartphone, Vivo X Fold harnesses top display technology in both inner and outer screens.
The smartphone comes with an 8.03-inch inner foldable screen and a 6.53-inch slightly curved outer screen with an aspect ratio of 21:9 which is one of the industry’s largest screens for an enhanced viewing experience.
Owing to the exceptional screen quality, Vivo X Fold is the world’s first smartphone to obtain DisplayMate A+ level certification for 19 performance items that add to the top-notch display capabilities brought by Vivo.
Paired with Vivo’s self-developed color calibration schemes, the screens can achieve higher brightness, smoothness, color consistency, and visual coherence using a 120Hz refresh rate and E5 luminescent material on both inner and outer screens for a satisfactory display effect and excellent power control.
vivo X Fold is the world’s first foldable phone with 3D Ultrasonic Dual Fingerprint Sensors on both screens. Technically, the 3D Ultrasonic Dual Fingerprint Sensors on Vivo X Fold are known to achieve nearly 100% 3D information recognition accuracy, and a 38.7% unlock speed boost over traditional photoelectric fingerprint sensors which leads to faster and more accurate unlock.
vivo X Fold offers ultimate performance and versatility using Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 with customized SPU built using 4nm MEP process. vivo X Fold is equipped with the company’s self-developed Triple Performance Engine, which ensures the device runs smoother, is more stable, and saves more power.
The smartphone holds a 4600mAh large-capacity battery within its slim design and comes with 66W dual-cell FlashCharge, 50W wireless FlashCharge and to 100% in 53 minutes, and 10W wireless reverse charging.
To deliver more efficient business experiences and comprehensive user privacy protection, Vivo X Fold supports hardware-level reinforced protection.
Full-featured security design is used with the customized SPU in Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 at the hardware and software level. It also ensures operation security at the chip, core, framework, and application levels through the Thousand Mirror security architecture to provide overall privacy protection in all scenarios.
vivo X Fold is paired with Origin OS Ocean system, providing local storage, private browsing, backend protection features, and better interactive user experiences.
Furthermore, Vivo X Fold supports multi-angle hover, hover video call, hover video watching, and hover motion. Combined with more efficient multitasking modes such as split-screen and small windows can help free hands and improve productivity.
Lastly, Vivo X Fold also offers a one-stop office solution, with a series of new features like Amber Scan, and Quantum Kit, making office work easier for its users.
Flagship ZEISS Optics Highlights Exceptional Imaging Capabilities
Technologically advanced, X Fold also provides industry-leading professional smartphone photography capabilities through ZEISS Optics and ZEISS T*Coating.
ZEISS Quad Camera setup together with ZEISS Portrait Effects like ZEISS Natural Color, ZEISS Superb Night Camera, and ZEISS Superb Portrait provides tremendous lens performance, and strong anti-glare capabilities, high-resolution sensors to ensure greater light and shadow.
Several new shooting methods can be utilized with a waist-level viewfinder (WLVF), Rear Selfie camera, and Hover Photography Mode.
The Foldable phone displays the photo preview on both screens at the same time, allowing the subject to see a preview before taking the photo to adjust posture and expressions.
Exquisite Design, Craftsmanship Inspired by the “Circle-Square” Design Philosophy
The design concept is inspired by the Chinese concept of “Round Sky and Square Earth”, in which the circle and square element bring forward traditional beliefs and architectural practices of Ancient China.
By incorporating both square and circle elements with Continuous Curved Glass, the materials and texture highlight the majestic nature of the Vivo X Fold design. Interestingly, the colored mute button, matte frame, dual-tone splicing, and embossed texture processes create a superb visual aesthetic and high-quality touch in X Fold.
Multi-Dimensional Hinge Enables Vivo X Fold to Withstand Over 300,000 Bends
The hinge directly impacts the overall performance of foldable phones.
Having said that, the multi-dimensional hinge in vivo X Fold is highly reliable and can withstand 300,000 bends, according to a TÜV Rheinland test, where the crease control remains excellent after testing.
vivo X Fold hinge is made up of 174 parts made, and using sixfold aerospace-grade materials such as zirconium alloys and FS53 Aviation-level High Strength Steel, allowing for robust performance in smoothness, strength, and shock resistance.
Technically, Vivo X Fold has brought a floating medium plate design to optimize the screen crease and adopts ultra-resilient Ultra-Thin Glass (UTG) in a unique staggered structure, and sports a waterdrop-shaped hinge structure along with the combination of multiple technologies to eliminate the common issue of bulging.
vivo X Note, Excellent for productivity
vivo X Note boasts a large 7-inch display with a golden aspect ratio of 21:10, excellent for productivity. vivo X Note is enhanced with superior security features such as remote SIM card lock, 3D Ultrasonic Large Fingerprint Sensor, and Qualcomm Secure Processing Unit (SPU) chipset-level security protection to effectively guard user privacy and security.
Also, with dedicated mobile office features and the ZEISS Camera System, Vivo X Note redefines large-screen business flagship smartphones by putting together business functionality, exceptional camera system, flagship performance, and design embedded with traditional Chinese design elements.
Additionally, it has an Ultrasonic Large Fingerprint Sensor featuring a fingerprint recognition area 11.1 times larger than single-point photoelectric fingerprint sensors, which leads to faster and more accurate unlock.
Powered by the flagship chipset Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 with customized SPU and the company’s V1 imaging chip, the device reduces power consumption and has greatly improved visual capabilities, including photography and frame interpolation for gaming.
Furthermore, it is equipped with the flagship Samsung GN1 Sensor to deliver additional excellent shooting experiences. Due to the excellent performance of the company’s V1 imaging chip, the phone delivers superior power efficiency in video scenarios and supports Real-Time Extreme Night Vision and Super Night Video.
Available in three colors, Mountain Blue, Earth Gray, and Night Black, it ensures top flagship design and also leverages its large size to divide the weight of the whole machine, thus delivering refinement and a high-quality feel.
First Flagship Tablet
An upgrade from its predecessor, Vivo Pad boasts flagship specs with a fully optimized operating system for large-screen products and features tailored for various user scenarios like office use and educational purposes to provide a more refined user experience.
It runs a fully-optimized Origin OS HD operating system and includes various application scenarios such as “sharing screens among multiple platforms”, “Origin Notes” and “children’s education” to optimize its performance to give users a convenient and professional experience.
Weighing only 489g and measuring 6.55mm in thickness, the device is sturdy and durable, perfect for users who are constantly on the go.
With an 11-inch 2.5K 120Hz ultra-vision display and four-channel large-amplitude ultra-linear speakers, Vivo Pad is optimized for superb audiovisual experiences, gaming, and entertainment.
vivo X Fold, X Note, and Vivo Pad are only available in mainland China.
vivo is a technology company that creates great products based on a design-driven value, with smart devices and intelligent services as its core.
The company aims to build a bridge between humans and the digital world. Through unique creativity, Vivo provides users with an increasingly convenient mobile and digital life.
Following the company’s core values, which include Benfen*, design-driven value, user orientation, continuous learning, and team spirit, Vivo has implemented a sustainable development strategy with the vision of developing into a healthier, more sustainable world-class corporation.
While bringing together and developing the best local talents to deliver excellence, Vivo is supported by a network of R&D centers in Shenzhen, Dongguan, Nanjing, Beijing, Hangzhou, Shanghai, and Xi’an, focusing on the development of state-of-the-art consumer technologies, including 5G, artificial intelligence, industrial design, imaging system, and other up-and-coming technologies.
vivo has also set up an intelligent manufacturing network (including those authorized by Vivo), with an annual production capacity of nearly 200 million smartphones.
As of now, Vivo has branched out its sales network across more than 60 countries and regions and is loved by more than 400 million users worldwide.
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