At a joint event with Samsung on Thursday in Beijing, Vivo announced that Vivo X30 is going to be officially launched in December this year. Recall that we had earlier reported about this event and even predicted that the android smartphone will be announced there. Well, it was. This review features the full specifications as revealed by the company and the expected price when it finally gets to Nigeria.
According to the company, Vivo X30 will be featuring a new chipset to support the dual-SIM 5G feature and Wi-Fi 6 on the device. At the event, Vivo and Samsung disclosed that this new chipset is going to be 20 percent better in terms of performance, compared to what is available on their current devices in the markets.
To learn more about the amazing features the company announced will be available on the android device, check out the full specs below.
Vivo X30 will be coming with a 6.50-inch AMOLED display. A little bit bigger than what is available on Xiaomi Mi Note 10 and Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 which are already making headlines due to their above-the-average specs. The screen has a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels and 396 PPI pixel density. Protecting the front and back of Vivo X30, is Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
Camera and Battery
Just like the latest Vivo Y17 Pro, Vivo X30 will feature a quad-camera setup at the rear. The major difference between them at the camera department is the bigger sizes of sensors available on X30. The device will be sporting a 64 MP primary sensor at the rear, supported by a 13 MP secondary sensor, an 8 MP tertiary sensor and a 2 MP depth sensor. At the front, the smartphone features a 32 MP camera with artificial intelligence (AI) beautification. The size of this selfie camera is yet to be officially confirmed by the company though.
As for the battery capacity, Vivo X30 will be powered by a 4500mAh non-removable battery with 30W Flash Charge support. The phone will also come with 4G and 5G networks for fast internet browsing.
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Software and Hardware
On the operating system, Vivo X30 will be running on Android 9.0 Pie and powered by Exynos 980 SoC. According to the Samsung statement at the event, this chipset can comfortably power up to 108 MP camera even if there are up to 5 sensors making up to that size. For graphics, the Mali-G76 MP5 is up to the task.
As for the memory, the device will be coming with an 8 GB RAM and 128 GB of internal storage. According to the information we have from very reliable sources, there will be a variant of this device coming up in January 2020. The variant Vivo X30 Pro will feature a bigger memory (8 GB RAM and 256 GB ROM) at a slightly higher price.
Vivo X30 Price in Nigeria and Availability
Vivo X30 price in Nigeria ranges from N166,000 to N166,500 while the variant Vivo X30 Pro price starts from N180,000.
Once the smartphone is launched in Nigeria, you can buy it online on Jumia and also on Konga. You can also get it offline at major smartphone stores around the country. Especially at Computer Village, Ikeja, Lagos.
Vivo X30 Full Specifications
|Front Camera||32 MP|
|Rear Camera||64 MP + 8 MP + 13 MP + 2 MP|
|Other Sensors||Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope|
|Fingerprint Sensor Position||On-screen|
|Operating System||Android v9.0 (Pie)|
|Sim Slots||Dual SIM, GSM+GSM|
|Launch Date||December 4, 2019 (Unofficial)|
|Custom Ui||Funtouch OS|
|Sim Size||SIM1: Nano SIM2: Nano|
|Network||5G: Available, 4G: Available (supports Indian bands) 3G: Available, 2G: Available|
|Audio Jack||3.5 mm|
|Processor||Octa-core (2.84 GHz, Single core, Kryo 485 + 2.42 GHz, Tri core, Kryo 485 + 1.8 GHz, Quad-core, Kryo 485)|
|Pixel Density||396 PPI|
|Screen Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass v5|
|Screen Size||6.5 inches (16.51 cm)|
|Screen Resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels|
|Touch Screen||Yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch|
|Internal Memory||128 GB|
|Settings||Exposure compensation, ISO control|
|Camera Features||Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus|
|Image Resolution||9000 x 7000 Pixels|
|Autofocus||Yes Phase Detection autofocus|
|Shooting Modes||Continuous Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)|
|Resolution||32 MP Front Camera|
|Flash||Yes LED Flash|
|Quick Charging||Yes Fast|
|Wifi||Yes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n|
|Wifi Features||Mobile Hotspot|
|Usb Type c||Yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)|
|USB Connectivity||Mass storage device, USB charging|
|Network Support||5G, 4G, 3G, 2G|
|Gps||Yes with A-GPS, GLONASS|
|Sim 1||5G, 4G Bands:TD-LTE 2300(band 40) FD-LTE 1800(band 3)3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS:Available EDGE:Available|
|Sim Size||SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano|
|Sim 2||5G, 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) FD-LTE 1800(band 3)3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS:Available EDGE:Available|