Folding screen mobile phones have become the focus of major mobile phone brands in the past two years. vivo also launched its first folding screen flagship X Fold in April this year. More than 5 months later, it released X Fold+ tonight, an upgrade on the basis of Fold X Fold. The Snapdragon 8+ platform has been added, 80W fast charge has been added, the battery capacity has also been increased, the application has been fully optimized, and the folding screen mobile phone has become more mature and professional.
In terms of design, the X Fold+ inherits the previous X Fold’s aesthetic concept of a round sky and a place, retaining the beauty of order and balance, but the details have been optimized, and a physical mute button has been added. A version of Huaxia Red has been added, which has a higher appearance and is more in line with the aesthetics of Chinese people. In terms of weight, the X Fold+ is only 311 grams, 14.91mm thick when folded, and only 7.4mm when unfolded.
In terms of screen, the X Fold+ is equipped with a 6.53-inch, 2520×1080 resolution outer screen, with an aspect ratio of 21:9, the largest in the industry, with an 8-inch, 4:3.55 aspect ratio, and a resolution of up to 2160×1916.
Both the internal and external screens of the X Fold+ support a high refresh rate of 120Hz, and the visual experience is coherent during the switching between internal and external screens. Both internal and external screens are equipped with a new generation of fingerprint technology – a 3D ultrasonic dual-screen fingerprint, which has stronger anti-environmental interference ability, faster unlocking speed, and higher security.
In the folding design, X Fold+ has also been fully optimized for hinges, creases, etc. The hinge has 174 parts, using six layers of aerospace-grade materials, lightweight and high strength, known as 300,000 bending life, passed TUV Folding Worry-Free Certification.
For creases, X Fold+ uses zirconium alloy floating mid-plate, UTG ultra-tough glass, and the industry’s smallest 2.3mm bending radius to optimize, so that when the screen is closed, the whole machine fits tightly and tightly, and the crease is narrower when unfolded shallower.
Not only does it eliminate creases, but the hinge system of X Fold+ also supports multi-angle hovering, and vivo also adapts to various application scenarios for this, including watching movies, WPS documents, and other applications.
In terms of hardware, the X Fold+ has been upgraded to the latest Snapdragon 8+ platform this time. The overall performance of the CPU and GPU is improved by 10%, and the power consumption is reduced by 30%. It also adds a customized SPU security chip to achieve full-link full-scene privacy security.
At the same time, the battery and fast charging have also been upgraded. An equivalent 4730mAh long-distance battery is inserted. 80W wired fast charging and 50W wireless fast charging have also been upgraded. The battery life of the whole machine has been increased by more than 20%, and the battery can be fully charged in 53 minutes.
In terms of imaging, X Fold+ uses Zeiss professional imaging this time. The whole system is equipped with Zeiss optical lenses and T* coating. It is equipped with a maximum of Zeiss full-focus quad cameras, consisting of a rear 50-megapixel main camera lens + 48-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens + 12-megapixel Pixel 2x telephoto lens + 8-megapixel periscope telephoto lens, supports up to 60x zoom, and algorithmically supports the full-scene master-level Zeiss effect, including night scenes, portraits, and videos.
In terms of software and ecology, vivo has made a comprehensive upgrade for the X Fold+, including entertainment and productivity. There are more than 5,000 APPs that are compatible, and more than 200 commonly used applications are key adaptations. For third-party applications, there is also The self-developed adaptive UI engine that can automatically adapt the application to the folding screen without active adaptation of the application.
For office needs, X Fold+ also brought a series of software solutions this time, including Amber Scan, Quantum Kit, Atomic Notes, Jovi-AI subtitles, etc., which are also very efficient for business offices.
Finally, the price. The 12+256GB version of vivo X Fold+ is priced at 9,999 yuan, and the 12+512GB version is priced at 10,999 yuan. The first launch will also send a gift worth 528 yuan.