Vivo is known to launch a bunch of new mobile phones in a year, and 2021 is going to be no different. The company is expected to launch 11 new phones in India alone by April 2021. These upcoming Vivo mobile phones are said to be across categories, including mid-range, flagship, and affordable. Among the notables are the Vivo NEX 5, Vivo X70 series, and Vivo Y72 5G. Below is the list of each and every Vivo new phone that has been doing the rounds of the rumour mill so far and is likely to launch in India or globally in the next two-to-three months down the line. Take a look:
Vivo new mobile phones launching in 2021
1. Vivo Y72 5G
The Vivo Y72 5G launch in India has reportedly been scheduled for July 15th. The smartphone is likely to be a mid-range offering, with 5G MediaTek Dimensity 700 chipset ticking at its core. The SoC is paired with 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. The Vivo Y72 5G specifications are also said to include a 6.58-inch FHD+ (2408×1080) LCD display with a 90Hz refresh rate, a 64MP triple camera system, a 16MP selfie camera, a 5,000mAh battery, and 18W fast charging. Software-wise, the new Vivo mobile phone could run Android 11-based Funtouch OS 11.1.
2. Vivo V21 Pro
Vivo V21 Pro is the next major smartphone in the company’s portfolio for 2021. The handset is likely to launch and join other members of the V21 series in India by the end of July. There is no word on the Vivo V21 Pro price and specifications at the moment; however, it won’t be wrong to say that it’ll be the most premium and expensive offering in the lineup.
3. Vivo S10
Vivo S10 is rumoured to launch in China soon. The handset will come as a successor to the Vivo S9 lineup. Key Vivo S10 specs such as its chipset, RAM, and OS were allegedly spotted on Geekbench recently. The handset could be powered by a 2GHz processor and the chipset name mentioned is MT6891Z/CZA, which is associated with the MediaTek Dimensity 1100. The phone will come with 12GB RAM, which should be the high-end variant. The device is also listed as running Android 11 OS. Additionally, it’s being rumoured that the Vivo S10 may triple cameras on the back, with a 108MP primary sensor. Details regarding other lenses are under wraps. The Vivo new mobile phone is tipped to come with 4GB virtual RAM, UFS 3.1 storage with 128GB and 256GB options, and 44W fast charging, which is claimed to charge up to 38 percent in 15 minutes.
4. Vivo X70 series
The Vivo X60 series, which was launched in India earlier this month, is all set to be replaced by the new X70 series. Vivo has reportedly started working on the new flagships, which will allegedly be called Vivo X70, X70 Pro, and X70 Pro+. The Vivo X70 series specifications are tipped to include a camera sensor that is bigger than 1/1.28-inch, a 4,500mAh battery, Zeiss optics, 66W fast-charging support, and Samsung E4 AMOLED display. The Vivo X70 Pro+, in particular, is said to come with the Snapdragon 888 chipset. The phones are rumoured to launch in India in September. That’s all the information we can divulge at the moment!
5. Vivo Y12s 2021
Apart from Vivo Y73 2021, the rumours of Vivo Y12s 2021 are also doing the rounds. The handset was recently spotted on Google Play Console and Indonesia Telecom certification websites. The Vivo Y12s 2021 specifications are expected to be as follows: Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SoC and Adreno 505 GPU, instead of the MediaTek Helio P35 that was part of the regular Vivo Y12s, which was launched back in January. The Y12s 2021 is also rumoured to pack 3GB RAM, Android 11 OS, and HD+ display with 720 X 1,600 pixels resolution and 300 DPI panel.
6. Vivo X60t Pro
Vivo may introduce a new model in its X60-series lineup that will be dubbed as Vivo X60t Pro. The handset is said to be a slightly improved version of Vivo X60t, which has been launched in China. The Vivo X60t Pro specifications are rumoured to include 5G support and 33W fast charging solution. Additionally, the upcoming Vivo smartphone is also expected to rock punch-hole FHD+ display, 48MP triple rear cameras, and 4,300mAh battery. There is no word yet on whether the Pro model will get the same MediaTek Dimensity 1100 SoC as the regular Vivo X60t.
7. Vivo NEX 5a
The new Vivo NEX-series mobile phone is rumoured to launch sometime in H2 2021. It’ll be called Vivo NEX 5. The smartphone is tipped to feature exciting features such as an under-display selfie camera and a quad-curved display. Additionally, the Vivo NEX 5 could come in two variants. One variant will come with an under-display selfie camera and another with a hole-punch camera. A 32MP selfie camera module will allegedly be used on both models. The Vivo NEX 5 series specifications are also said to include a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset, a 6.78-inch quad-curved AMOLED panel, and a couple of 50MP Samsung ISOCELL GN2 sensors around the back. The phone could be driven by a 4,500mAh battery. Multiple sources cite different charging speeds, with one source stating that it will be capped at 66W and another insisting that it will be 120W. Its wireless charging speed will be 60W.
8. Vivo iQOO 9
Vivo iQOO 9 launch is rumoured to be in the second half of 2021. The smartphone is expected to be a flagship offering, with Snapdragon 888 SoC ticking at its core. iQOO 9 specs are also said to include 120W fast charging solution and dual batteries with a capacity of 2,155mAh each (combined capacity of 4310mAh). That’s all the information we can divulge at the moment.
9. Vivo new phones
In addition to these, a number of upcoming Vivo phones have surfaced on CNIPA China trademark site. These include Vivo X14, X19, X8, X55, X34, X85, and X41, among others. There is nothing we know about these devices at the moment. However, we’ll keep following them along with other new Vivo phones that will launch in 2021, so stay tuned to 91mobiles.