Vivo recently held a press conference in Beijing Water Cube. The company announced something nobody expected – the first four curved screen smartphone in the world – the Vivo Xplay 6. Yes, you read that right. The phone features “four curved screen” and is the first of its kind in the world.
Four Curved Screen, Snapdragon 820 and More
We have all heard about the emergence of dual curved screens. But the new Xplay 6 four curved screen is simply mind-blowing. The smartphone comes with 5.46-inch 2K resolution Super AMOLED four curved screen. It boasts of powerful hardware specs too. The Vivo Xplay 6 comes with Qualcomm’s mighty Snapdragon 820 chipset and 6GB RAM. With 128GB internal storage, the new Vivo smartphone offers ample storage space for your favorite apps, games, movies, music and more. Apart from the stunning four curved screen, the smartphone comes with a whopping 4080mAh battery – much larger than what most flagship premium smartphones offer today. The battery offers fast charging support, so as to help you charge your device in as less time as possible.
Camera and Audio
Vivo Xplay 6 comes with dual rear cameras – 12MP camera that integrates Sony IMX362 sensor and another 5MP secondary sensor. The phone features a 16MP front camera with soft lights. Audio capabilities are quite good on the Vivo Xplay6. The phone comes with ES9038 + 3xOPA1622 audio chip that provides high-quality audio output.
OS and Design
The phone runs Funtouch OS 3.0 and sports a stunning all-metal body. Despite the extra space consumed by the battery and the space restrictions imposed by the four curved screen, the phone is just 5.2mm thick.
Pricing and Availability
Vivo’s high-end phones are pretty expensive. The Vivo Xplay 6 is priced at $655 (approx 4450 yuan). The phone will go on sale from December 12 and will be available online and retail stores. There is no word on the global availability so far.