The upcoming new generation Vivo NEX smartphone model, under-screen camera, 60W wireless charging and more attention-grabbing features may be launched.
Sources close to the industry reported that in the second half of this year, the Chinese company Vivo plans to launch a productive next-generation NEX smartphone with a number of interesting features.
The device is claimed to receive a waterfall display with high resolution and curved sides produced by LG Display. The size of the screen is not specified, but will likely exceed 6.5 inches diagonally. The front camera is said to be placed directly under the screen. In this way, it will get rid of the hole and notch; In addition, there will be no need to use the retractable selfie mechanism.
It may go on sale as Vivo NEX 5
In addition to these, a multi-module rear camera with Zeiss optics is mentioned. The smartphone will also have a moisture and dust protected case according to the IP68 standard. It is stated that the device will come with 120 watt super fast charging Super FlashCharge and 60 watt wireless charging support. The new product may enter the commercial market under the name Vivo NEX 5. Of course, the device will also be able to work in fifth generation (5G) cellular networks.
Counterpoint research firm estimates that smartphone shipments fell 10% last year compared to 2019 in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak. Vivo, on the other hand, is one of the biggest players in the global market with a market share of approximately 8%.