December 10, 2022

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 gets another foldable competitor with heavy specifications from Vivo

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 gets another foldable competitor with heavy specifications from Vivo

Samsung is The largest foldable smartphone brand in the world at the momentAnd it doesn’t look like other brands can come close to the South Korean company over the next few years in terms of sales. However, many Android device manufacturers are doing their best Launching foldable phones with better specifications and competitive prices. The latest smartphone to compete with the Galaxy Z Fold 4 is Vivo X Fold +which is a minor upgrade to the Vivo X Fold launched earlier this year.

Vivo X Fold+ has better hardware than the Galaxy Z Fold 4

The new foldable phone vivo It is faster and more stable Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 processorAnd ultrasonic fingerprint readers, a bigger battery and faster charging. It has a 6.53-inch OLED cover screen with Full HD + resolution and a refresh rate of 120 Hz. The foldable internal screen measures 8.03 inches diagonally, and features an LTPO panel (1 Hz-120 Hz) and HDR10 +. It has two 16MP selfie cameras, one on the cover screen and the other on the foldable inner screen. It even features ultra-thin glass (made by Schott) on its foldable screen.

On the back, the Vivo X Fold+ has 50MP (ISOCELL GN1 1 / 1.57 inch) primary camera, similar to Galaxy Z Fold 4. However, it has an Ultra HD (48MP 1/2″) and two telephoto cameras (12MP 2x zoom and 8MP 5x periscope zoom) instead of one on the Galaxy Z Fold 4. Although it can record 4K videos At 60fps from the primary camera, 2x telephoto cameras, and Ultra HD cameras, it’s limited to 1080p video recording on selfie cameras and 5x telephoto cameras.

The Vivo X Fold+ runs OriginOS Ocean running Android 12. It has stereo speakers, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, NFC, GPS, a USB 3.2 Type-C port, and a 4,730mAh battery. That’s 330 mAh larger than the Galaxy Z Fold 4’s 4,400 mAh cell. It also charges faster (80W) and can be fully charged in 35 minutes. It also charges faster (50W) using a wireless charger. He. She

Vivo X Fold +

But all this means nothing if Vivo cannot launch its foldable phone outside of China

All in all, the Vivo X Fold+ has a bigger screen, better camera hardware, a better fingerprint reader setup, a bigger battery, and faster charging. And all of this comes at CNY 9,999 ($1415), which is $200 cheaper than the Galaxy Z Fold 4. However, the phone won’t be launched outside of China, and it lacks an official IP rating for water resistance. . The software, too, likely won’t be anywhere as good Samsung One UI 4.1.1which depends on Android 12 for.

Galaxy Z Fold 4 picture

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