Vivo has entered the premium smartphone segment with the Vivo X60 Series device. The company is not stopping there. New leaks reveal that Vivo is preparing to launch the Vivo X70 Series in India soon. The new phone series will debut in September, along with the IPL 2021 Phase 2 tournament. Vivo and IPL go hand-in-hand, and this rumored partnership adds even more fuel to the X70 Series hype. Meanwhile, Vivo has not disclosed any details of the X70 Series yet.
Vivo X60 Series was launched in India in March this year. The global launch was earlier than the Indian launch. Vivo first introduced the X60 series in China last year. The Chinese versions of the X60 series had Exynos processors. The Indian versions had Qualcomm processors instead of Exynos. Vivo X60 and X60 Pro had the Snapdragon 870 SoC.
The Vivo X60 Pro+ had the Snapdragon 888 chipset. Both Snapdragon processors delivers smooth performance and flagship-worthy experiences. With the chipset mystery adding fuel to the launch fire, the X70 Series is shaping up to be a tech thriller. Meanwhile, Vivo has not announced the chipset details of the Vivo X70 Series yet.
Vivo X70 Series India launch in September
GizmoChina has reported that a leak has revealed the launch date of the Vivo X 70 Series. The leak suggests that the launch will coincide with the IPL 2021 tournament, which is the title sponsor of Vivo. The IPL 2021 Phase 2 has been postponed to September this year.
Vivo is planning to launch the Vivo X70 Series during the IPL 2021 Phase 2. With September just around the corner, the anticipation is reaching a fever pitch. Also Read: Chinese smartphone brand Vivo returns as title sponsor for IPL 2021
Vivo X70 Series India: Features and Specs (Expected)
The X70 Series will have similar features and specifications as the X60 Series, according to the leaks. Some reports indicate that Vivo might relaunch the Vivo X60t series as the X70 Series in India. The Vivo X60t series was only available in China. The series had two smartphones with Dimensity 1100 and Dimensity 1200 SoC.
MediaTek Dimensity 1100 SoC offers solid performance without breaking the bank. While, the flagship-level Dimensity 1200 SoC pushes boundaries for power users. Vivo might launch only two smartphones in the Vivo X70 Series, the Vivo X70 and the Vivo X70 Pro.
Vivo X60t series Features
The Vivo X60t series are smartphones that have the following features:
- A 6.56-inch AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate and HDR10+ support.
- A quad rear camera setup with a 48MP main camera, a 13MP telephoto camera, a 13MP ultrawide camera, and a 50MP or 8MP periscope camera, depending on the model. The cameras have Zeiss optics, gimbal OIS, and 8K video recording.
- A 32MP front camera for selfies and video calls.
- A MediaTek Dimensity 1100 or 1200 chipset, depending on the model, with 8GB or 12GB of RAM and 128GB or 256GB of internal storage.
- A 4200mAh or 4300mAh battery, depending on the model, with 33W or 55W fast charging support.
- A fingerprint sensor under the display, dual SIM, 5G, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, NFC, and USB-C.
Android 11 with OriginOS 1.0 custom skin.
Vivo X70 Series price in India
The X70 Series will have a competitive pricing strategy, according to the report. The Vivo X60 Series is one of the priciest smartphone series in the market. The Vivo X60 Pro has a Snapdragon 870 SoC and costs Rs 49990. This is much more expensive than other smartphones with Snapdragon 888. For example, the iQOO Legend 7 and Xiaomi Mi 11X Pro have Snapdragon 888 SoC and cost Rs 10000 less than the Vivo X60 Pro. The Vivo X60 Pro has a superior camera with ZEISS lenses and a curved edge display. These features are uncommon in the premium smartphone segment.