- The Vivo X Fold 2 will feature a Snapdragon 8 Gen 2.
- The company is also said to launch the Vivo X Flip.
- The X Fold 2 s also said to feature a Sony IMX866 sensor.
Vivo launched its first foldable smartphone earlier this year. The company launched the Vivo X Fold as a rival to the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3. It then refreshed the foldable phone and launched the Vivo X Fold+ 5G as an incremental upgrade over the outgoing model to rival the Galaxy Z Fold 4. The first set of foldable phones from Vivo look very impressive on paper. Unfortunately, the devices did not make it to India. Hopefully, the next generation of the Vivo foldable, which could be called the X Fold 2, will debut in India.
The company has not confirmed any details obviously. Meanwhile, the rumour mill has revealed some details about the Vivo X Fold 2. A new leak has revealed the key specifications of the upcoming foldable smartphone. Let’s take a look at the Vivo X Fold 2 specifications, features and other details known so far.
Vivo X Fold 2: First Set of Leaks Surface
The Vivo X Fold 2 will be a premium Android foldable smartphone. It is likely to debut first in China, followed by some other markets. Ahead of the official launch confirmation, a new leak has revealed that the Vivo foldable phone lineup will include two new devices. Tipster Digital Chat Station revealed (via) that the company is planning to launch the Vivo X Fold 2 and the Vivo X Flip in the first half of 2022. The X Flip will challenge the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 and the OPPO Find N2 Flip. The Vivo X Flip will feature a Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 SoC. While the tipster did not share any further details, they revealed the key specs of the X Fold 2.
Digital Chat Station claims that the X Fold 2 will come with a 2K resolution foldable display. Both, the foldable display and the cover display will have an in-display fingerprint scanner.
The X Fold 2 is also said to feature a Sony IMX866 main camera with support for optical image stabilisation (OIS). The foldable phone is also said to feature a Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC.
In addition to this, the tipster revealed that the phone will be lightweight compared to its predecessor. Both, the X Fold and X Fold+ weighed about 311 grams. The Vivo foldable phones are much heavier than OPPO’s Find N2, which weighs about 235 grams and the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4, which weighs about 263 grams.
Other details about the Vivo foldable phones are under wraps. We will share more details as and when available. Meanwhile, let us know your thoughts about Vivo launching new foldable phones in the comments below.