Particularly known for launching selfie centric phones, Vivo has added one more selfie dedicated device inform of Vivo X20. Vivo is continuing targeting the users who are crazy about the selfies. The Vivo X20 does have a 12MP of front camera and also record videos at 1080pixel. But this time Vivo also focused on the other things like design and performance.
The Vivo X20 design resembles with One Plus 5. The same antenna line and camera placement like One Plus 5. There is a lot more thing you need to so without any delay let’s jump to the detailed review of the Vivo X20:
|Display||6.01 inch With 2160 x 1080 Resolution|
Qualcomm Snapdragon 660
|Internal Memory+TF Card||64GB+up to 256GB|
|Camera (Front/Rear)||12.0MP/12.0MP + 5.0MP|
Design & Display
The Vivo X20 4G Phablet is highly inspired by the One Plus 5 and previous Vivo smartphone that has minimalistic design and sleek look.
With a slim body, it may appear to slip away from your hands you do not hold it carefully. The overall design has few side buttons with a design that absolutely matches the latest fashion. There is no physical button on the front screen. The volume rocker and lock screen button are placed on the right side of the bezels.
The speaker, charging port and the 3.5mm headphone jack is placed underneath of the bottom. On the left bezel of the phone have the dual SIM card port. When using the smartphone practically, we did not see any fingerprint smudges.
The front screen comprises of 6.1″ displays with 2160 X 1080 pixels. Also, there is a selfie camera and if you flip the phone, a nice secondary camera is embedded.
Vivo has always followed the trend of launching slim smartphones since the very beginning. The display produces vibrant and consistent viewing angles with color accuracy.
The sunlight readability was not very strong. Hence, we expect the later versions to come up with better pixels.
Before talking about the actual performance, you would like to share that Vivo X20 comes with Android 7.1.1 Android operating system.
This is something disappointing because where Android is planning to roll out the Android P, Vivo is still offering the Android N. But We hope it will definitely get the update.
Inside it has, Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 Octa Core 2.2 gigahertz processor that is club along with 4GB ram and 64GB ROM. The Adreno 512 GPU unit does a great job when it comes to gaming or viewing videos in 4K. The internal storage can be consolidated according to your personal choice by mounting a heavy micro SD card.
In order to provide heavy duty images, the smartphone comes with the triple camera feature. it has 12MP + 5MP dual back camera and a single 12 MP front camera for vivid images. The selfies are definitely going to attract a lot of Eye Balls on your social media upload.
The overall camera quality is highly appreciable which does an ultra-good job. You won’t find any kind of noise or pixilation in the clicked pictures. Even if the light is insufficient, the LED flash would compensate all. Besides everything, the 4K video recording feature allows you to create moments by shooting nice videos through the back camera of the smartphone.
With 7.0 beauty software for enhancing selfie, there is no room for Vivo smartphone camera to disappoint the user.
If you have been a starter and have never come across Vivo smartphone, you would find that Vivo series have different app icons then the rest of all the smartphones. The settings are never embedded with notification panel and appear at the lower end of the screen just similar to iPhone. In fact, if you search for the recently used applications, they are not present in Vivo smartphone screen like a typical android gadget.
Features (Face Unlock)
Instead of relying on the fingerprint sensor, you can turn the Tables by using the face recognition feature for unlocking the device. However, in places where insufficient light is available, the phone creates the problem during face recognition and unlocking. So you have to manually enter the passcode to encounter any further trouble.
The phone also has the gesture control, so you can open the app without unlocking it. All you have to do is just set and gesture for the app and draw it on the locked screen. The phone comes with some predefined gesture for some apps like Camera, Front Camera, Browser.
You can easily perform your routine tasks easily using the Vivo X20. The heavy customization software works highly efficiently with navigation Technology, music features, and camera integration. Vivo can take it all because Of its full-fledged specifications.
Thing We Liked & We Don’t
|We Liked||We Don’t|
|1) 12MP of front Camera
2) Face Unlock
3) Dual Rear Camera
|1) RAM is not Enough could be better
2) No Front Flash Available
3) No Slow Motion Video Option
Another good attribute about the Vivo smartphone is the battery backup it gives. The 3240 MaH battery power is sufficient enough to run the phone all day long without requiring to plugging in for charging repeatedly. With heavy battery backup, you can conveniently receive calls and use an earpiece for better sound delivery. The phone does support the fast charging through USB Type-C.
With gravity sensor, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor and geomagnetic sensor, the phone is highly capacitated than the previous versions. The package compared with earphone, power adaptor, sim needle, USB cable, micro USB cable, screen protector, and back case. The company has set the price of the phone is of $489.99.