As scheduled, Vivo has officially launched the Vivo X Fold Plus smartphone in China. The X Fold Plus is a foldable smartphone that comes as the successor to the original Fold that was launched earlier this year. The successor packs faster charging, an improved processor, and boots on the latest Android 12 OS.
Vivo X Fold Plus Specifications and Features
The Vivo X Fold Plus comes with the same design as the predecessor, but it brings a new red color offering more vibrancy. The foldable phone flaunts an 8.03-inch primary display with 2K+ (1916 x 2160 pixels) resolution. It is an AMOLED panel with 120Hz refresh rate. There is also a 6.53-inch secondary panel, which is also an AMOLED screen that comes with full-HD+ (1080 x 2520 pixels) resolution and 120Hz refresh rate.
Vivo has introduced a game mode that increases the touch sampling rate of the display to 240Hz. The phone’s display also doubles as an in-display fingerprint scanner for added security. It also has facial recognition support.
Under the hood, the phone is powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC paired with 12GB of RAM and 512GB of internal storage. The RAM and storage type used by Vivo is LPDDR5 and UFS 3.1.
As for optics, the foldable phone sports a quad-camera setup at the back consisting of a 50MP main lens, 48MP ultra-wide lens, 12MP portrait lens, and a 2MP periscope unit. The periscope camera has 5x optical zoom and OIS support. Even the main lens has OIS support. There is a single 16MP camera on the front for taking selfies.
The device packs a 4,730mAh battery, which is slightly larger than the older model and has better 80W wired fast charging support. The device also supports 50W wireless charging support and reverse wireless charging support. The smartphone boots out of the box on Android 12 OS and has the OriginOS Ocean custom skin on top.
It has 5G connectivity, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.2, NFC and GPS support. There’s a USB Type-C port for charging and transferring data, which can also be used for wired headphones as the device lacks a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Vivo X Fold Plus Price
The Vivo X Fold Plus starts at CNY 9,999 (approximately Rs 1,15,000) for the 12GB + 256GB variant and CNY 10,999 (approximately Rs 1,25,000) for the 12GB + 512GB variant. It comes in Red, Blue and Black color options. The device will be available for sale in China from September 29.
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