Vivo is on the point of announce a brand new smartphone in China later this month. The corporate earlier at present began teasing the brand new cellphone on Chinese language social media web site Weibo. Though the teaser does not provide a lot info other than the January 24 date, on-line reviews counsel the cellphone will likely be known as Vivo Apex 2, codenamed Waterdrop. The specifics of the cellphone are a thriller at this level, however a current leak revealed that Vivo will use liquid metallic within the building of the cellphone.
The invite shared on China’s Weibo reveals a waterdrop, in keeping with the cellphone’s codename, and carries the tagline “completely heaven,” each of which provide little to no details about the precise cellphone. Nevertheless, the accompanying textual content to the invite within the Weibo submit asks, “what’s the future cell phone?”, indicating that the Apex 2 might find yourself being a flowery idea cellphone like its predecessor Apex FullView, which was unveiled in February final yr. The Apex FullView idea was later launched as Vivo Nex for the mass market.
A leak, which was shared within the Chinese language tech media final week, had revealed that the Apex 2 aka Waterdrop will carry the mannequin quantity EKI1831. It’s stated to be sporting a really spherical design with little to no bezels. Recognized tipster Ice Universe had published two photos of the Vivo Apex 2 final week, which appear to substantiate the round-design facet.
Moreover, the Apex 2 will reportedly include a liquid metallic chassis, one thing that’s uncommon for the smartphones. Different particulars of the smartphone are unclear at this level, nevertheless with the January 24 not too far, we would not have to attend for lengthy.
In the meantime, the Chinese language producer on Monday introduced a brand new variant of its Z3i smartphone within the type of Z3i Standard Edition. The cellphone has been priced at CNY 1,998 (roughly Rs. 20,900), nevertheless there isn’t any phrase on the provision of the cellphone.