Vivo Xplay 5S Rumored To Feature a Curved Screen


The Chinese Smartphone manufacturer Vivo has alway kept low profile and releases only a few handsets every year. However with the few smartphones that they have released, they have managed to impress. Vivo was among the first smartphone makers to include a QHD display in their smartphone. Now it has released the Latest Images of Vivo Xplay 5S.

Vivo’s XPlay 3S, which is over two years old now and the X5Pro smartphones enjoyed good popularity in Asia.


Vivo Xplay 5S Rumored To Feature a Curved Screen with 4K Display

Going by the leaked reports the upcoming flagship smartphone from the house of Vivo could be the one to keep an eye for. The Vivo XPlay 5S has seen various leaks from time to time with a leak earlier this month suggesting that the Vivo XPlay 5S will come packed with a Snapdragon 820 SoC, which if true, the XPlay 5S will release not before late next quarter.


Yesterday, few fresh images of the Vivo XPlay 5S have popped up giving us some nice and clear information about how the Vivo XPlay 5S will look and I for one, like what I see. Going by the image of the back of the phone the Vivo Xplay 5S will sport a fingerprint scanner housed underneath the camera,  rear camera will have laser auto focus and the flash will be dual two-toned. The power button and the volume rocker keys will lie on the right-hand side of the phone.

The interesting part comes in the leaked image of the front, which shows Vivo borrowing the curved display from Samsung’s Galaxy S6 Edge. Considering all the leaks that we have seen about the Vivo XPlay 5S it might just be possible that Vivo might be planning to release two smartphones together like Samsung.


Vivo’s XPlay 5S Powered by Snapdragon 820

All other leaked or rumored specifications of the Vivo Xplay 5S include a 6 inch display on the front with 2.5D glass having 4K resolution (2160 x 3840 pixels). The Vivo XPlay 5S will be powered by a Snapdragon 820 quad-core processor coupled with 4GB of RAM and Adreno 530 GPU. The phone will come with 64GB of internal storage. The camera department is expected to feature a 21MP primary shooter, and a 12MP secondary one. The phone is also expected to carry a large >4000 mAh battery and the device will be running the latest Android 6.0.

It will be interesting to see how much of the rumors will make their way into reality.