Vivo launched its latest smartphone named Xplay5. The highlight of this smartphone is that it is loaded with extensive RAM which comes to be 6GB. Another peculiar feature is its curved display which makes Xplay5, the second non-Samsung handset to have this feature. Let us have a look on the specifics of this handset and find out what the Chinese manufacturer has hidden under its hoods.
Design and Display
Vivo Xplay5 measures to be 153.5*76.2*7.6mm with a weight of 167.8 grams. The handset supports dual-SIM facility featuring nano-SIM. The display comes to be 5.43 inches with a screen resolution of 1440*2560 pixels. Again the display is equipped with 541 PPI along with Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with 16M colours. The multi-touch is enabled by Funtouch OS of v2.5.1.
Processor and OS
Vivo Xplay5 is launched in two variants. The flagship variant is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset supported by a RAM of 6GB. This variant is also furnished with two ES9028 SABRE Mobile DAC chips accompanied with three OPA1612 amplifiers, which help in having extensive audio quality. The second mid-range variant is loaded with Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 supported by 4GB RAM. This one is equipped with a different mixture of audio chips consisting of CS4398 along with AD45257. Both the variants hold an internal storage capacity of 128GB. Again these variants are enhanced with graphics support by Adreno 510.Vivo Xplay5 is controlled by Android OS of v5.1 Lollipop.
Camera and Communication
The primary snapper of Vivo Xplay5 is loaded with 16MP lens along with other enhancements like Autofocus, dual-Tone LED Flash, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama and HDR. This camera can record video with 2160 pixels @30fps and 1080 pixels @30fps. The front snapper is equipped with 8MP lens, which will allow the users to have extensive selfies with your loved ones.Vivo Xplay5 supports dual-SIM with 3G and 4G LTE connectivity. It also supports WiFi connectivity with 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac bandwidth along with Bluetooth of v4.0. GPS is enhanced with A-GPS and Vivo Xplay5 is also featured with NFC.
Sensors, Battery and Availability
Vivo Xplay5 is furnished with a Fingerprint sensor to the back panel. The device also has other sensors like Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity and Compass.Vivo Xplay5 is powered by Non-removable Li-Ion battery with a capacity of 3600mAh. It can keep the handset live for a day long. Extensive battery with Quick Charge facility allows you to recharge the battery within a very short span of time. The exact date of availability is not known, but this smartphone is tagged with a price of 3698 Yuan or $560 with pre-order facility for the mid-range variant. But the flagship variant may cost you 4288 Yuan or $650. Company will launch Vivo Xplay5 in Pink and Gold colour variants.