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Vivo is a Chinese technology company owned by BBK Electronics. The company manufactures Android phones and accessories. In 2015 they were ranked in the top 10 smartphone manufacturers. Visit the Vivo forums.

Vivo X Note Hands-On: A 7-inch screen with OriginOS makes for an off-beat experience

Vivo launched a pair of new smartphones -- one slab, one foldable -- last week that are so far exclusive only to the mainland China market. While everyone's attention has been drawn to the foldable device, the more conventional slab, named the Vivo X Note, has a couple of interesting features that set it apart...

Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra vs Vivo X70 Pro Plus: Can Samsung’s epic camera system beat Vivo’s insane HDR and gimbal camera?

We here at XDA usually would not bother dedicating an entire versus piece comparing a 2022 flagship that's widely available (Samsung's Galaxy S22 Ultra) against a 2021 flagship that's available only in select parts of the world (Vivo's X70 Pro Plus). But the X70 Pro Plus was no ordinary phone -- it was, at least...

Vivo’s first foldable smartphone is launching next month

Vivo is gearing up to launch its first foldable smartphone as it sets to join the ranks of Samsung, OPPO, and Honor. A teaser released by Vivo last week gave us a glimpse of the phone's design. And now, the Chinese company has shared more details about its upcoming foldable phone, including the official launch...

Vivo teases its first foldable smartphone as it aims to take on Samsung and OPPO

2021 was phenomenal for the growth of foldable smartphones, with the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3 playing a key role in making this new form factor more mainstream. While the foldable space is currently dominated by Samsung, more and more players are entering the arena with their take on the new...

Vivo T1 launched in India with a 120Hz display and Snapdragon 695

Vivo today introduced a new smartphone series in India called Vivo T. The first smartphone to launch under the new series is the Vivo T1, a budget-friendly offering that packs a good-looking design and competitive hardware. With a 120Hz high-refresh rate display, Snapdragon 695 SoC, and capable camera setup, the Vivo T1 looks like it...

Vivo V23 & V23 Pro Hands-On: Color-changing back and 50MP selfie camera helps these phones stand out

Vivo's V series is known mostly for a couple of things: its prolific, twice-a-year release schedule, and selfie camera-centric hardware. This is a line that was pumping out 20-megapixel front-facing cameras when everyone else was on 8MP; and 32MP and 44MP selfie shooters when other selfie cameras were shooting with 12MP. The latest update, the V23...

XDA forums now open for Honor Magic V, Vivo V23 Pro, and iQOO 9

It's an exciting time for smartphones, between the handful of new devices that arrived before the end of the year, and some of the new options that arrived alongside CES 2022. Back in November, we added new subforums for the Redmi Note 11 series, Huawei Watch GT 3, and Xperia Pro-I. Now three more devices...

Vivo’s new mid-range phones in India feature color-changing backs and MediaTek Dimensity 1200

Vivo today unveiled a new premium mid-range smartphone lineup in India with the launch of the Vivo V23 Pro and Vivo V23. Vivo’s new phones offer stylish designs, capable cameras, MediaTek Dimensity chipsets, and run Android 12 out of the box. Vivo V23 series: Specifications Specification Vivo V23 Pro Vivo V23 Dimensions & Weight 159.46 x 73 x 7.36mm 171g ...

Google Pixel 6 Pro vs Vivo X70 Pro Plus: Which Pro flagship should you buy?

The Pixel 6 Pro is Google’s latest flagship smartphone. And in typical Pixel fashion, it provides for terrific camera performance, making it an excellent option for anyone who wants a great camera phone. But the Pixel 6 Pro isn’t the only phone with a fantastic camera setup; Vivo’s X-series phones have managed to wow a...

Google Pixel 6 Pro vs Vivo X70 Pro Plus: The two best camera phones of 2021

I have the luxury and privilege of testing a lot of smartphones. Obviously, I get my hands on the iPhones and Samsung Galaxies and OnePluses of the world, but because I’m based in Hong Kong in Southern China, I have access to obscure Asian releases too, like the Royole FlexPai 2 or the Leica Leitz 1. It...

These are the Best Android Phones to buy in India in 2021

If you're in the Indian market for a new Android smartphone and are wondering what the best Android phones are across different categories, we've got you covered. We've compiled a list of the best Android phones in India you can buy right from the affordable budget segment to the premium flagships with top-of-the-line features and...

Nokia, OnePlus, OPPO, Motorola, and others will support Android 12 dynamic themes

One of the most impressive new features in Android 12 is the automatic Material You theming system, which changes the appearance of your device (specifically, the colors of certain interface elements) based on the current wallpaper. Codenamed 'Monet,' the theming system is currently exclusive to Google's own Pixel devices, but now we know at least...