VIVO Posts on XDA

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.

Here’s when Vivo will roll out its Android 12-based Funtouch OS beta

Google officially rolled out the first stable Android 12 release following the Pixel 6 series launch this week. While the stable Android 12 update is currently only available for the Google Pixel phones, many OEMs have released Android 12 betas for their flagship devices to let users try out the latest version of Android ahead...

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra vs Vivo X70 Pro Plus: Battle for the Crown of the Best Camera on Android

Samsung's Galaxy S21 Ultra has held the throne of the best overall smartphone camera for most of 2021. But a new challenger has arrived in the form of the Vivo X70 Pro Plus, and it's a major contender after having beaten the iPhone 13 Pro in our previous camera shootout. I took both of these...

Apple iPhone 13 Pro vs Vivo X70 Pro Plus: Battle of the Pro-sumer Cameras

Much praise has been bestowed on the iPhone 13 Pro’s camera system in the past weeks, with some reputable outlets calling it the best smartphone camera. But what if I told you there was another smartphone released recently, one that has unfortunately been buried by the onslaught of iPhone media coverage, that can go head-to-head...

[Update: Launched in India] Vivo’s flagship X70 series sports upgraded cameras, bigger batteries, and newer chips

Vivo's new flagship series is here, and it includes three feature-packed devices — the Vivo X70, the Vivo X70 Pro, and the Vivo X70 Pro Plus. While we've seen all three devices in leaked renders over the last few weeks, we now have concrete information about their hardware. As expected, the Vivo X70 Pro Plus is...

Vivo X70 Pro+ First Impressions: Flagship Cameras to watch out for

Smartphone cameras have come a long way in the past few years. We've seen multiple lenses, large sensors, hundreds of megapixels, and whatnot. Every brand aims to have a top-tier camera system on its smartphones. Apart from using newer, bigger sensors and better processing, several brands have tried to bring innovative technologies to improve the...

iQOO’s new mid-range phone offers Snapdragon 778G, UFS 3.1 flash storage, and a 5,000mAh battery

Vivo’s sub-brand iQOO has expanded its smartphone portfolio in India with the launch of the iQOO Z5 5G. The new model succeeds the iQOO Z3 5G that came out in June and packs powerful hardware, including a 120Hz high refresh rate display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G SoC, up to 12GB RAM, 44W fast charging, and more. iQOO...

These are the Best Vivo smartphones in India right now: X60 Pro+, V21, and more!

Vivo has consistently released some excellent smartphones in India. The company may not be as aggressive as Realme or Xiaomi on the pricing front, but it has some competent phones in its portfolio. Moreover, like its compatriot smartphone makers, Vivo has also started focusing on the premium smartphone segment lately, so it now offers phones...

Vivo X70 Pro Plus renders leak with unique camera bump and curved display

Following the recent leaked renders of the Vivo X70 and the Vivo X70 Pro, the third device of the series has leaked too. The Vivo X70 series is expected to launch sometime in the near future, and we now have our first look at the Vivo X70 Pro Plus. It features a curved 6.7-inch AMOLED...

Leaked renders give us our first look at the Vivo X70 and X70 Pro

Vivo is reportedly gearing up to launch the Vivo X70 series. The new series is expected to consist of three devices, and a fresh leak has shed more light on one of them: the Vivo X70 Pro. OnLeaks and 91Mobiles have shared high-resolution CAD renders of the Vivo X70 Pro, giving us our very first look...

Download Android USB Drivers for popular OEMs

So you've got an Android device and want to dive deep into the world of modding? Be it rooting or installing a custom ROM like LineageOS, most of the aftermarket modding requires you to connect your Android smartphone to a computer using a USB cable so you can use tools like the Android Debug Bridge...

How to Boot into Recovery mode using button combos, ADB, and root apps

Every smartphone, regardless of what OS it's running on (yes, even an iPhone), has a built-in recovery mode. On Android, the recovery on your smartphone can be used to perform tasks like clearing cache, factory resetting the phone, or even installing update packages directly from the phone’s storage or sideloading from a computer via ADB....

XDA forums for the iQOO 7, Moto G20, Galaxy M42, and more are open!

In April, we opened up XDA forums for more than 20 smartphones, including the new Sony Xperia lineup, Moto G series, Mi 11X series, Axon 30 Ultra, and more. Today, we’re opening forums for 11 new devices, including the iQOO 7 series, Moto G20, POCO M3, Redmi Note 10S, Galaxy M42 5G, Galaxy Tab A7...