We know that Vivo is currently working on a new smartphone which has the particularity of being a folding model using a clamshell format, such as the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip4 and the Huawei P50 Pocket. It will have two screens, one inside and the other outside. We now have a few more details.
To continue its development, the Vivo brand would soon consider marketing a new smartphone whose particularity would be that it is folding, clamshell. It would thus take up the principle used on the Motorola Razr 2022the Huawei P50 Pocket and the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip4 with a horizontal hinge. the Vivo X Flip is expected this year, at least for the Chinese market. A short time ago, extremely realistic visuals seemed to show what mobile might look like.
We can see a block of optics in the form of a circle to integrate the sensors with a remote flash and an external screen located below. This would be rectangular and in a different position with respect to the Oppo Find N2 Flip which has just been formalized in China and which we will be able to enjoy in France in a few months. The latter uses the height while the external screen of the Vivo X Flip would be in the horizontal directionwidth.
New details for Vivo’s next folding
The Vivo X Flip folding smartphone could benefit from a robust hinge to allow it to maintain the angle you want. The external screen would have a horizontal definition of 682 pixels. The internal screen width would be filled by 1080 pixels. Remember that this is also the case for the internal screens of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip4, Oppo Find N2 Flip and Motorola Razr 2022. On the outside, it seems that two photo sensors are present and that there is Zeiss endorsementphoto partner of the phone manufacturer.
According to the published diagram, the buttons for managing volume and standby are installed on the right side of the device. This contains the fingerprint reader. the Vivo X Flip expected to be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chip. He is expected for the first half of 2023, at least in China. We will see if the brand is determined to market it in other markets.