Vivo IQOO Pro 5G available for pre-order

We heard rumors that the Vivo IQOO Pro 5G will be very competitive from both a specs point of view as well as price, but honestly, I was not expecting it to cost so little. Gearpest listed the phone on their store at just $599. Not only it is approximately the same price as other gaming devices like the Black Shark 2 Pro, but it has 5G connectivity as well, something that is still hard to find. And obviously, it…

Vivo IQOO Pro appears in AnTuTu with impressive score

The Vivo IQOO Pro smartphone, a device that we wrote a couple of days ago, is getting ready for release. It is scheduled for the 22nd, however, more information about the device are coming from within AnTuTu, the famous smartphone benchmarking tool. The device has been tested with this app and thanks to the data gatherd we have access to a few juicy specs and information. The model number is ViVo V1916A and according to the specs it is indeed…

Vivo IQOO Pro with 5G leaked

Vivo is preparing an updated version of their IQOO gaming smartphone in order to properly compete with all the Snapdragon 855+ phones launched in the past few days. We had the new ASUS ROG, the Black Shark 2 Pro and Red Magic also prepares it’s updated version, so it was only natural for Vivo to have one as well. But this new phone won’t just have the newer Snapdragon 855+ chipset, but will also include the new 5G modem. Today,…

Vivo NEX 3 screen glass leaked. May be the phone with the highest screen-to-body ratio

The Vivo NEX and Vivo NEX Dual tried to push the limits of screen-to-body ratio without having a notch or cutouts. This resulted in some interesting concepts, being the first phone with a pop-up camera (the Vivo NEX) or having a secondary display on the back that was camouflaged when turned off (the Vivo NEX Dual). But the company is not done with this line of products if we are to believe this leak from Ice Universe, a renowned leakster.…

Vivo enters the European market, starting with Ukraine

Chinese companies are starting to expand quite a lot outside of their home country. Many manufacturers that up until recently were present only in China are now offering their devices officially in India and Europe. Vivo has such ambitions as well with an expansion in Ukraine. Not too long ago it started to sell some of their devices in Russia and it seems that eastern-Europe, a growing smartphone market, is very attractive for the company. No official store is opened…

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 vs Nubia Red Magic Mars vs Vivo iQOO: Battle of the gaming smartphones

We did a comparison between the gaming smartphones available a few months ago and today, with the launch of Xiaomi’s Black Shark 2, it is time to make another one. This time we will let the specs of the top three Chinese gaming smartphone battle head to head and see which one has the best price to performance ratio. So, let us take a look at what the Xiaomi Black Shark 2, the ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars and the…

Vivo V15 Pro will have a triple-camera setup and a 48MP sensor

Vivo is preparing to launch a new device on the market in the near future. Even though the specs won’t be top-of-the-line, the device will try to attract buyers by offering great photography options and a good price. According to 91mobiles, the site that originally offered this information, the Vivo V15 Pro will come with a triple camera on the back and the main sensor will have 48MP. Now, the smartphone will have a very good CPU. The Vivo V15…

Vivo Apex 2019: in-display fingerprint reader, no holes or buttons, no selfie camera

As promised, Vivo revealed today the new Vivo Apex 2019 smartphone. We had very little information related to this device, but we knew that it won’t have any holes and no buttons. Today however we have all the information available about this device and we gotta say, some compromises were made to get this design out, but from a performance point of view, it is a beast. So let’s get everything out of the way in terms of compromises. The…

Vivo Apex 2019 won’t have any physical buttons. Concept render available

Even though the Vivo Apex is scheduled to be released tomorrow, January 24th, we still don’t have any clear leaks about it. All we have is a promo video posted on TikTok and a concept render based on what we know so far. Vivo had a campaign where people were allowed to touch the smartphone, but not see it. Based on all the information, we may have important details already available…but some questions still remain to be answered. Based on…

Mysterious Vivo “Waterdrop” device to be revealed next week

Vivo is planning to reveal a new device next week, on the 24th of January, according to a poster released today by the company. We don’t know what specs the device will have or what design Vivo chose for it, but the company says that this will change our conception of a smartphone. Those are quite some bold statements, but Vivo did manage to release a few interesting devices in the past and I won’t be that surprised if this…