Vivo has confirmed the launch of the X70 series. The upcoming Vivo flagship phones will debut in September in China. The company is expected to bring its flagship devices to India soon after the launch in China. The India launch date remains unknown at the moment. Meanwhile, Vivo’s Executive Vice President, Hu Baishan, has revealed some key details of the upcoming Vivo X70 series. The senior executive revealed that the X70 series will feature Vivo’s custom-developed V1 Image Signal Processor (ISP). Baishan did not dive into the details. The company will unveil more about the ISP at the launch. Meanwhile, let’s take a look at the Vivo X70 series specs, features and other details.
Vivo X70 series launch confirmed with custom V1 chip
Vivo will launch the X70 series in September 2021 in China. The flagship smartphone series is expected to launch soon in India. As mentioned above, the devices will feature a custom V1 ISP. The company states that it has been working on this chip for about 24 months with over 300 people involved in the development.
More details will be confirmed officially at the launch. Meanwhile, MySmartPrice has already leaked the design renders of the vanilla X70 smartphone. It will come with a flat 6.5-inch display sporting a hole-punch cutout. The phone will have a triple-camera setup on the back. Design renders of the other two devices have also leaked. The X70 Pro is said to come with a 6.5-inch curved display and a quad-camera setup on the back. Both phones will share the Dimensity 1200 SoC under the hood and come with an in-display fingerprint scanner, according to the leaks.
Vivo’s top-tier X70 Pro Plus will also sport a curved AMOLED display. The screen size, however, is slightly taller at 6.7-inch and is likely to feature a 120Hz refresh rate support. It will also have a Zeiss-branded quad-camera setup on the back. The phone is also rumoured to feature a camera sensor bigger than 1/1.28-inches. The current X60 Pro+ has a 50MP 1/1.31-inch sensor. Vivo could also introduce a secondary display on the X70 Pro Plus. It could be similar to the one found on the Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra. The phone will come with a Snapdragon 888 SoC. Other specs include a 4500 mAh battery with 66W fast charging support.
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