Vivo and its subsidiary iQOO are likely to launch a bunch of new smartphones this year. The handsets, as always, will be focused on design, cameras, and performance. Additionally, the new Vivo and iQOO mobile phones will be available across various price points in the market, be it budget, mid-range or flagship. In this article, we’ve curated a list of Vivo smartphones that have been confirmed/ doing the rounds of the rumour mill so far and are likely to launch in India or globally in the next two-to-three months. The list includes the Vivo X90 series, Vivo V27 series, Vivo X Fold 2, and more. Take a look:
New Vivo smartphones launching in 2023
- Vivo X90 Pro
- Vivo X90
- Vivo V27 series
- Vivo T2 (iQOO Z7)
- Vivo X Fold 2
Vivo X90 Pro
With the Vivo X90 Pro+ not launching outside of China anytime soon, the Vivo X90 Pro is the company’s top-of-the-line smartphone for the global market which recently launched in Malaysia. While both devices look alike from the front and the rear, the X90 Pro boasts different camera sensors on each of its lenses. Coming to the display, the X90 Pro features a 6.78-inch 2K AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate along with HDR10+ and 2160Hz PWM technology support. Ticking under the hood is the MediaTek Dimensity 9200 coupled with up to 12GB RAM and 512GB storage.
As for the optics, the handset packs a 50MP IMX866 primary sensor, a 50MP portrait sensor with 2x optical zoom, and a 12MP ultrawide sensor. There is also a 32MP shooter upfront for selfies and video calls. Lastly, the X90 Pro gains a 4,870 mAh battery with 120W wired and 50W wireless charging support. The smartphone could soon make its India debut in the upcoming weeks.
- Expected price: around Rs 80,000
- Launch: Q1 2023
The vanilla X90 may launch alongside the Vivo X90 Pro in India. Just like the Pro models, Vivo touts the Vivo X90 as a camera flagship that is capable of delivering crisp and detailed shots. Coming to the specifications, the handset rocks a 6.78-inch AMOLED display with 2,800×1,260 pixels resolution and 120Hz refresh rate support. Powering up the X90 is the Dimensity 9200 which is also found on the X90 Pro. Coming to the rear, there is a triple camera setup comprising a 50MP Sony IMX866 sensor for the main camera, 12MP ultra-wide sensor, and a 12MP portrait camera. Besides that, a reasonable 4810mAh battery powers up the phone which come with 120W fast charging support.
- Expected price: around Rs 55,000
- Launch: Q1 2023
Vivo V27 series
The Vivo V27 series is officially in India as indicated by Flipkart’s landing page. The lineup may consist of the Vivo V27 Pro and the base V27. As reported exclusively by 91mobiles, these smartphones are tipped to come with Dimensity processors, specifically the Dimensity 8200 SoC on the V27 Pro. As for the optics, both handsets may helm Sony sensors on the cameras. The base V27 may also get a curved display this time around which was exclusive to only the Pro models in the V series. Apart from that, the Vivo V27 series is also expected to feature colour-changing backs just like its predecessors Vivo V25 and V25 Pro.
- Expected price: around Rs 30,000 (Vivo V25)
- Launch: February 2023
Vivo T2 (iQOO Z7)
The Vivo T2 has recently surfaced on Google Play Console listing with the model number V2222. According to the listing, the smartphone may feature the Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 which is aided by 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. The Vivo T2 may boot on Android 13 out of the box with Funtouch OS 13 skin on top. Apart from that, the listing also reveals that the phone will pack in an FHD+ display with a 1080×2400 pixels resolution. Furthermore, the Vivo T2 may also end up launching as the iQOO Z7 in India with similar specifications.
- Expected price: around Rs 15,000
- Launch: March or April 2023
Vivo X Fold 2
The Vivo X Fold 2 is the company’s second take on a foldable smartphone that will go head to head with the Galaxy Z Fold4 and the forthcoming Google Pixel Fold. Per reports, the device is expected to run on Qualcomm’s latest and greatest, Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC and will flaunt 2K resolution panels on both cover and inner screens. The primary rear camera is likely to sport the Sony IMX866 sensor while the details for the secondary cameras are still under wraps. The X Fold 2 could debut in the first half of 2023 itself.
- Expected price: around Rs 1,30,000
- Launch: H1 2023
These are some of the Vivo new phones expected to launch in 2023. We’ll keep updating this article as and when a new Vivo mobile phone hits the rumour mill, so keep watching the space.