Vivo NEX 3, Nex 3 5G have been launched in China.
The two phones feature waterfall display, 44W-fast charging, 64MP camera, and more.
Vivo claims that the NEX 3 series has a 99.6 percent screen-to-body ratio.
Vivo launched the Vivo NEX 3 series on September 16 at a launch event in Shanghai, China. The series consists of both 4G and 5G variants of the Vivo NEX 3, The 5G variant is named Vivo NEX 3 5G. The smartphone can use two Wi-Fi signal networks at the same time to greatly boost the network speed, thanks to the dual WLAN Acceleration technology. The key features of Vivo NEX 3 series include waterfall display, 64MP camera, and 44W ultra-fast charging technology.
The Vivo Nex 3 series features a custom-made 6.89-inch full-HD+ (1080×2256 pixels) AMOLED Waterfall screen with curved edges on both sides close to 90 degrees. Vivo claims that the phones have a 99.6 percent screen-to-body ratio. Both the smartphones are powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus chipset, paired with Adreno 640 GPU. They come with 8GB/12GB RAM and up to 512GB internal storage options.
On the optics front, the Vivo NEX 3 and Vivo NEX 3 5G sport a triple rear camera setup: a 64MP Samsung GW1 sensor with f/1.7 aperture + a 13MP ultra-wide angle 120-degree sensor + a 13MP telephoto sensor with 2X optical zoom and 10x digital zoom. On the front lies a 16MP selfie shooter with f/2.0 aperture in a pop-up mechanism.
The two smartphones pack a 4500mAh battery, which supports 44W ultra-fast charging technology. Connectivity options on the Vivo NEX 3 and NEX 3 5G include 3.5mm audio jack, Bluetooth v5, NFC, USB Type-C, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, GPS + GLONASS, and more. Both the phones have an in-display fingerprint scanner.
The Vivo NEX 3 is priced at CNY 4,998 (approx. Rs 50,600) for the 8GB RAM + 128GB model. The Vivo NEX 3 5G 8GB RAM + 256GB variant costs CNY 5,698 (approx. 57,700), while the 12GB RAM + 256GB model is priced at CNY 6,198 (approx. Rs 62,700). The phones will be made available in Black and White colour options. They will go on sale in China on September 21. The phones will be launched in Asia Pacific, Southeast Asia, and other markets in the coming months.