Chinese smartphone manufacturer Vivo announced a week before about its latest smartphone- VIVO APEX 2019 that is to be launched in Mobile World Congress (MCW 2019) in Barcelona in feburary. The sepeciality of device being UNIBODY with no openings. Yes, you read it right, no charging port, no speaker grille, no sim tray, no buttons, no headphone jack, no camera bump.
Instead, the company implemented advancements in the technology and created MagPort at the back which is basically magnetic port that will be used for data transfer as well as charging. As this does not even has speaker grille, which is why company will be using the Screen-sound Technology that might be similar to the screen sound casting technology that VIVO used in NEX’s instead of earpiece speaker launched back in July 2018.
this UNIBODY smartphone comes with a 6.39-inch AMOLED display with 2340 x 1080 resolution and will have a Full-screen Fingerprint Technologythat will allow user to unlock his device touching any part of display even by two fingers. it will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 that is company’s latest reveal as of now that will be paired with 12 GB of RAM and 512 GB of storage. the device skips the sim tray and offers you 5G capable eSIM technology. It also offers VIVO’s own JOVI ASSISTANT used in V11 PRO, NEX and others. talking about the camera’s, APEX has 12MP + 13MP dual rear cameras and should have all the features like Slow Motion, Night Shot etc. that other flagship devices offers.
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Some information like battery capacity, front camera and android version are still unknown, but we expect them atleast to be 3500 mah, 8MP and Android PIE pre-installed respectively. Along with MEIZU ZERO being in competition, let’s see how this smartphone performs in Indian as well as foreign markets.