Vivo launched its flagship, Vivo X80 series in India last week and the phones, Vivo X80 and the X80 Pro are officially going on sale from 12:00PM today. The phones will be available on Flipkart and Vivo’s official store. The top-of-the-line Vivo X80 Pro is packed with some of the top notch specs including a 120Hz curved AMOLED display, Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC, 80W fast charging, 50MP quad camera setup, and more.
With such flagship specifications, comes a premium price. Vivo has priced the X80 Pro for Rs 79,999 in a single configuration of 12GB+256GB. The device competes with the likes of iPhone 13, Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus, etc. Vivo has introduced a Rs 7,000 discount for the first time buyer of the handset with HDFC Bank cards. This brings the effective pricing of the Vivo X80 Pro to Rs 72,999. Let’s see how you can get the Vivo X80 Pro at the Rs 72,999 price in India if you should consider it at this price point.
Vivo X80 Pro can be bought for Rs 72,999, is it worth it?
The Vivo X80 Pro is available for Rs 79,999 but you get Rs 7,000 off when you purchase the handset with the HDFC bank cards. To get the discount, enter your HDFC bank card number on the payment page and you will get Rs 7,000 off instantly.
It is one of the best flagship Android phones available in the country. We took the phone’s camera to test in Dubai and captured multiple shots in different modes. We liked the Vivo X80 Pro camera, you can read more in our Vivo X80 Pro review.
That said, the phone falls in a range where premium brands such as Apple and Samsung dominate the market. The device might face tough competition with the likes of Apple iPhone 13, Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus, etc. But, during our test, we found the X80 Pro to be pretty good, especially in cameras and we think that you won’t be disappointed with this purchase.
Vivo X80 Pro Specifications
The Vivo X80 Pro offers a 6.78-inch Quad HD+ LTPO AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate and 300Hz touch sampling rate.
It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor that gets paired with up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and up to 256GB UFS 3.1 storage. It boots Android 12 based FunTouchOS 12.
The device packs a quad-rear camera setup that includes a 50MP primary camera with OIS support. It gets accompanied by a 48MP ultra-wide-angle lens with the Sony IMX598 sensor and a 12MP portrait camera with the Sony IMX663 sensor, 2X optical zoom, and gimbal stabilization. It also has an 8MP periscope lens with OIS, 5x optical zoom, and 60x zoom. The handset comes equipped with a laser autofocus module, a V1+ chip, and a Zeiss T coating. There is also a 32MP front shooter for selfies and video calls.
The Vivo X80 Pro is equipped with a 4700mAh battery unit with 80W FlashCharge fast charging support. It also supports 50W wireless charging and 10W reverse wireless charging. Other features of the device include Type-C charging port, an in-display ultrasonic fingerprint scanner, a stereo speaker setup, and IP68 rating.