vivo X80 Pro is a smartphone of the highest segment, at the same time with a clear photographic jam. It seems to have a lot of advantages, but those who are interested in it will significantly reduce their wallet.
vivo X80 Pro available in Europe. How much does it cost?
Today, the Chinese manufacturer officially introduces the Vivo X80 Pro to the European market. Yes, the latest X-series smartphone will also be available in Polish distribution and maybe let’s start there. Sales in our country will start on June 27. And now the most important thing – vivo X80 Pro was priced at 5999 PLN.
Just right? A lot of? Or maybe too much? It is certainly worth referring to the competition, because, for example, Xiaomi 12 Pro greeted us with the price of 5199 PLN, the Galaxy S22 Ultra in the basic variant started from the ceiling of 5899 PLN, but OPPO Find X5 Pro appeared at exactly the same price, and Xperia 1 IV is even more expensive, because you have to spend up to 6399 PLN on it. So it looks like vivo is just getting on board with the latest craze, because sadly such offerings aren’t unique.
To sweeten a big expense a bit, early volunteers will get a 50W FlashCharge wireless charger with the phone. vivo will send them after completing the documents proving the purchase. However, it is unknown how long this promotion will last, so it will definitely be worth it.
Will the vivo X80 Pro be better than the models mentioned above? We will know the answer after the tests. On paper, you’ll no doubt like the specification. There’s no doubt that the main star here is the camera.
The highest level of mobile photography – promises the producer
The vivo X80 Pro camera was developed in collaboration with ZEISS. It’s not just about the optical elements, but also about the recording modes co-designed by ZEISS – ZEISS Cinematic Video Bokeh or ZEISS Superb Portrait with the new ZEISS Cinematic Style Bokeh effect. Of course, there are also solutions to deliver better night shots than the competition – ZEISS T* coatings and ZEISS Superb Night Camera and Pure Night View modes.
As for the lens configuration, there are four eyelets on the rear panel – the main 50 Mpix with a CNG array and OIS, wide-angle 48 Mpix with a 114-degree field of view, portrait 12 Mpix with a gimbal and OIS and an 8 Mpix periscope with OIS and the 60x HyperZoom function. This is complemented by the 32 Mpix selfie camera.
“The X80 Pro meets users’ needs perfectly, proving how important it is for the vivo brand to bring professional quality to the world of mobile photography. Thanks to our extremely successful cooperation with ZEISS, the world leader in optics and optoelectronics, we have once again succeeded in providing users with a first-class user experience. Our technology opens up a new dimension of possibilities, only part of which is to capture memories even more faithfully or create high-quality photos. » – Michał Opłocki, Senior Go-to-Market Manager, vivo
Apart from the camera, it’s also good
You can give vivo X80 Pro the remaining specifications are also worthy of a high-end smartphone. And it can certainly be related to the performance of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen processor. 1 running with 12 GB of LPDDR5 RAM and fast UFS 3.1 internal memory (it lacks a microSD card reader, however). The appropriate work culture is to be overseen by Android 12 unsurprisingly with the Funtouch OS overlay, as well as the Liquid Cooling Vapor Chamber cooling system.
There are many indications that the vivo X80 Pro will run fast and charge similarly. It has been equipped with a 4700 mAh battery, which can be fully charged in just 36 minutes using an 80 W charger. As befits a high-end smartphone, there is also an option here. wireless charging, and not just any, because 50W.
In addition, it is worth highlighting such things as the AMOLED display made in LTPO technology with a refresh rate of 120 Hz and a high resolution of 3200 x 1400 pixels, an ultrasonic 3D fingerprint reader, speakers stereo speakers, a dual SIM card and water resistance confirmed by the IP68 certificate (the case is a combination of aluminum and matt glass-ceramic finish).
Specifications of the Vivo X80 Pro
- Android 12 with Funtouch 12
- 6.78-inch AMOLED display, 3200 x 1440 pixels, refresh rate up to 120Hz, HDR10+
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor (4nm)
- 12GB LPDDR5 RAM
- 256 GB of UFS 3.1 internal memory
- main camera 50 Mpix OIS + 48 Mpix +12 Mpix OIS + 8 Mpix OIS
- 32 Mpix front camera
- Bluetooth 5.2, Wi-Fi, NFC
- 4700 mAh battery, 80W FlashCharge and 50W Wireless FlashCharge
- in-screen fingerprint reader, dual SIM, stereo speakers, IP68
- dimensions 164.57 x 75.30 x 9.10mm
- weight 219 grams
Is it worth buying the vivo X80 Pro?
It is difficult to make a definitive judgment on the basis of technical data and the manufacturer’s fine promises alone. Especially for a device for such a price. Relax, we won’t leave you like this.
Today we will post our first impressions of using this model. In the article in preparation you will find, among other things, some photo examples that, in the case of such a positioned model, could not be missing.