In the world of smartphones, flip phones have been making a comeback recently with the likes of Samsung, Oppo and Motorola releasing their own versions. Now, Vivo is joining the trend with its very first flip phone – the Vivo X Flip. Vivo is also gearing up to unveil its latest products, including the Vivo X Fold 2, and Vivo Pad 2 in the near future. Following in the footsteps of its predecessor, the Vivo X Fold+, the Fold 2 promises to be a game-changer in the foldable smartphone market.
A new report has emerged online that sheds light on the launch dates of these highly anticipated devices. According to an image shared by Weibo tipster 熊猫很禿然, fans and tech enthusiasts alike can expect the Vivo X Fold 2 and Vivo X Flip will be launched on 20th April at 7 PM in China.
It is also speculated that the Vivo Pad 2 may also make its debut alongside these foldable devices. While the specific details of these devices have already been revealed, it is evident that Vivo is gearing up to unveil some highly anticipated and innovative products in the near future. The Vivo X Flip is particularly intriguing, as it marks the company’s first-ever foray into the world of flip phones.
Vivo X Fold 2
The Vivo X Fold 2 boasts a stunning 8.03-inch foldable AMOLED E6 display, delivering an impressive resolution of 2160 x 1916 pixels, a 120Hz refresh rate, and a peak brightness of 1800 nits. Complementing the primary screen is a 6.53-inch cover screen, which offers a resolution of 2520 x 1080 pixels, a 120Hz refresh rate, and a peak brightness of 1600 nits.
In terms of photography, the phone is rumored to come equipped with a 50MP main sensor, a 12MP ultra-wide lens, and another 12MP telephoto camera, which are expected to capture stunning images and videos with great detail and clarity. Additionally, the front camera setup is said to feature a 16-megapixel selfie camera, and another 16-megapixel camera on the cover screen, making it ideal for taking stunning selfies and video calls. The Vivo V2 ISP will enhance the phone’s overall camera performance, enabling users to take stunning photos and videos.
The Vivo X Fold 2 is said to be equipped with the latest Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset, offering top-notch performance. It is rumored to come with a massive 12GB of RAM and 512GB of internal storage, ensuring that users have enough space for all their apps, photos, and videos. The phone will run on Android 13 with OriginOS, Vivo’s custom Android skin, providing a smooth and user-friendly experience.
The device will have a 4800mAh battery that supports 120W wired charging (up from 80W in the X Fold+) and 50W wireless charging, making it one of the fastest-charging phones in the market.
Vivo X Flip
According to previous reports, the Vivo X Flip is set to be equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 chipset and will run on Android 13. The phone is expected to come with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 512GB of UFS 3.1 internal storage. The device will feature a 6.8-inch foldable main display with an FHD+ resolution and a 120Hz refresh rate, alongside a rectangular cover screen with a resolution of 682 pixels.
In terms of camera capabilities, the Vivo X Flip will use a dual-camera setup powered by Zeiss optics, consisting of a 50MP Sony IMX866 primary sensor and a 12MP Sony IMX663 ultra-wide sensor. The phone will also come equipped with a 4,400mAh battery and support 44W fast wired charging for quick and efficient charging on the go.
Vivo Pad 2
Reliable reports suggest that the highly anticipated Vivo Pad 2 will be equipped with the cutting-edge MediaTek Dimensity 9000 chipset, as well as top-of-the-line LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 storage. The tablet is said to feature a large 12-inch LCD display with a tall aspect ratio, boasting a stunning 144Hz refresh rate and a resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels.
The latest leaked images have given us a glimpse of the Vivo Pad 2’s improved design, showcasing a dual rear camera setup with an LED flash, and the iconic Vivo logo in the center of the back panel. The tablet is also rumored to come with a bundled keyboard and a Vivo Pencil, making it an ideal device for productivity and creative tasks. The addition of these accessories will enable users to take full advantage of the tablet’s features, including the 12-inch LCD panel with a high refresh rate and stunning resolution.