The Vivo NEX is a flagship offering from the China-based handset vendor. The smartphone’s USP is its 90% screen-to-body ratio which is possible as the company has re-positioned the frontal imaging piece. The Vivo NEX launches on July 19, 1 pm IST. The company has already announced additional launch offers and early access offers for the phone. Let’s take a look at all the offers on the Vivo NEX.
Vivo NEX: Early Access Offers
Book your unit of Vivo NEX at Rs. 1,000 and you can avail early access offers that include 6 months extended warranty and a free Vivo gift bundle worth Rs.3900. In order to avail the offer, you will need to visit the Vivo NEX product page on their official website between 16 July 12 pm and 18 July 11:59 pm and get hold of the early access deal by booking the device for Rs.1,000 using a pre-payment method. After a successful transaction, you will receive a Rs. 1000 coupon for Vivo NEX via email. And then, you can redeem the coupon and purchase the Vivo NEX between 19 July, 1 pm and 21 July, 11:59 pm. Although Vivo hasn’t disclosed the price, we’ve managed to dig up the price for the device for the Indian market. The Vivo NEX price in India will be Rs. 48,990.
Vivo NEX: Additional Launch Offers
Vivo is offering additional offer on its latest flagship right after the launch on July 19. You will get a Rs.4000 cashback on the purchase of Vivo NEX by paying via either HDFC Bank Credit Card or HDFC Bank No Cost EMI option for 6 and 9 months tenure only. Note that the purchase should be made on Vivo India E-Store and applicable only on the purchases made within the offer period “19th July to 31st July 2018”. The cashback will be processed post 90 days from closure of the offer. Additionally, Vivo is also offering a one-time screen replacement deal during this offer period. The company is also operating a program called the ‘Buyback Guarantee offer’, which guarantees all the eligible customers 50% value of the MOP of the original Vivo NEX phone on the exchange of their original unit bought from the shop. If you wish to upgrade to a new smartphone between 9-11 months of the Vivo NEX purchase, this offer is a good bet. All the smartphones can be purchased with a no-cost EMI option from the Vivo store. Moreover, Vivo has partnered with Jio for an additional launch offer on the Vivo NEX smartphone. If a customer gets a recharge done on their Vivo NEX on or after 15 July will be eligible for a cashback, partner Coupons, and Jio Security Platinum services. For more details, check out the company’s e-store.
Vivo NEX: Features, Specifications
The flagship offering from Vivo comes with a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. The smartphone comes with a facial recognition feature which allows users to unlock the smartphone by just glancing at the screen. In terms of display, the device flaunts a big 6.59-inch Full HD+ display which is protected by an added layer of Corning’s Gorilla Glass. Under the hood, the Vivo NEX is loaded with an octa-core Snapdragon 710 chipset which is clocked at 2.8GHz and coupled with 6GB of RAM to ensure smooth sailing. Also, the chipset is coupled with Adreno 630 Graphics, hence the device can run most of the high-end games without any glitch.
The smartphone is fueled by a non-removable Li-Po 4,000mAh battery which is expected to last more than a day even for a heavy user. The device houses dual 12+5-megapixel rear snappers which are designed to capture detailed images in all lighting conditions. Additionally, to aid in low-light shots and videos, there is an LED flash. For selfies and video calling, the smartphone is jammed with an 8-megapixel image sensor on the front.
For storage, there is 128GB onboard capacity which should be enough space for housing apps, music, videos, images, and other data. The Vivo NEX ships with the FunTouch OS wrapped under the Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box. The Vivo NEX launches on July 19 and will be Amazon exclusive. The handset comes in multiple color options like Black and Gold.