Vivo makes its debut in France. The Chinese manufacturer is more generally settling in Europe with a smartphone. This is the Vivo X51 5G.
Vivo’s parent company is BBK Electronics. It also controls the manufacturers OnePlus, Oppo and Realme. Vivo was founded in 2009 and is now the sixth provider of smartphones worldwide. It stands behind Samsung, Huawei, Apple, Xiaomi and Oppo.
“Vivo is an independent company and does not belong to any parent company,” assures the group for its European market launch. “We invest in our own resources for research and development as well as in product development, and we don’t share software and hardware development with any brand,” Vivo continues. The manufacturer claims that its research and development centers in Asia and the United States employ more than 10,000 people.
Make way for the Vivo X51 5G
The Vivo X51 5G has a 6.56-inch AMOLED screen with a definition of 2376 x 1080 pixels and a display of 90 Hz. Under the hood is the Snapdragon 765G chip, 8 GB of RAM, 256 GB of storage and a 4,315 mAh battery. There are four cameras on the back: the 48-megapixel main cardan sensor (f / 1.6), the 13-megapixel telephoto / portrait sensor (f / 2.0), the 8-megapixel ultra-wide angle sensor (1: 2, 2) and the telephoto sensor (zoom) 5x optical) with 8 megapixels (f / 3.4). The camera has 32 megapixels (f / 2.45) on the front.
There is also an optical fingerprint sensor under the screen, Bluetooth 5.1, Wi-Fi 5, 4G and 5G, two SIM card slots, NFC and a USB-C port (USB 2.0). The smartphone runs on Android 10 with the FunTouch OS overlay. It weighs 181.5 grams and measures 158.46 x 72.8 x 8.04 mm.
Availability of Vivo X51 5G
The Vivo X51 5G will be available in France on October 30th for 799 euros. Pre-orders are possible from tomorrow. Those who pre-order are eligible for wireless headphones (true wireless) as a bonus.