Today, Chinese mobile-maker Vivo announced that it will hold a spring new product launch conference on April 11, 2022. At the event, the company will launch its first foldable smartphone, the Vivo X Fold, alongside the alleged V80 series. X Note and Vivo Pad.
According to the official teaser of the Vivo X Fold, the slogan of this folding smartphone is “big, integrated”. Positioning the foldable device, the BBK-owned company said it “will be used to herald the arrival of the foldable screen 2.0 era.”
Back in August last year, Samsung launched its third-gen Galaxy Z Fold 3 smartphone, which features several futuristic capabilities such as water resistance. However, the upcoming Vivo foldable phone will be competing with Samsung’s third-gen foldable, at least in China.
Earlier, China’s TENAA certification revealed the Vivo X Fold is equipped with a 6.53-inch FHD+ resolution OLED single-punch curved outer screen and an 8-inch 2K E5 LTPO UTG inner screen. It packs a 4600mAh battery along with the support of 80W wired fast charge + 50W wireless fast charging.
In addition, the device is likely to feature dual ultrasonic under-screen fingerprints, 50MP 1/1.5″ main camera + 48MP ultra-wide-angle lens + 12MP 2x telephoto lens + 8MP 5x full focal length lens + Zeiss image joint + T * coating, however, the thickness is only 6.28mm.