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vivo X7 sold over 250,000 units per day

vivo X7 4Chinese smartphone manufacturer vivo has revealed that more than 250,000 units of its X7 smartphone were grabbed on the first day of its sale. The figure includes both online and offline sales.

The phone, which raked up a million registrations in a span of five days, carries a price tag of CNY 2,498 ($375). To refresh, the handset is powered by Snapdragon 652 chipset and sports a 5.2-inch fullHD display. It comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage, and features a 13MP/16MP camera combo.

Its bigger cousin – the X7 Plus, which sports a 5.7-inch display and a 16MP primary camera – will go on sale on July 15.


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vivo X7 and X7 Plus with Snapdragon 652 and 4GB RAM are now official

vivo X7 3vivo has officially unveiled the oft-leaked and intensely teased X7 and X7 Plus smartphones. The two models share plenty of components, but there’s a few notable differences as well.

Starting with the common hardware, both flavors of the X7 are powered by the same Snapdragon 652 chipset (our favorite Qualcomm 600 series SoC, if there is one), there are 4GB of RAM on board and internal storage is roomy at 64GB. The smaller vivo X7 comes with a 5.2-inch display, while the X7 Plus is the phablet of the pair, with a 5.7-inch diagonal. Both are FullHD Super AMOLEDs.

Back to similarities, the X7 and X7 Plus both come with a 16MP selfie camera with an f/2.0 aperture lens. The primary shooters are different though, the X7 gets a 13MP f/2.2 unit, while the X7 Plus is treated to a 16MP Sony IMX298 sensor. Both have phase detection autofocus and an LED flash. (more…)

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Vivo X7 to be powered by Snapdragon 652 SoC

Vivo X7While rumors said it would be Mediatek’s Helio X25, vivo has now confirmed that its upcoming X7 smartphone will be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 652 chipset instead. The confirmation came in the form of an official teaser that says MSM8976, which is nothing but SD652 SoC.

RAM and internal memory have also been officially confirmed (4GB and 64GB), and are inline with the recent rumors. Finally, the teaser also mentions wisdom engine (version 2.0), something which reportedly makes sure that the CPU and memory performance doesn’t drop.

In case you missed, previous teasers have already confirmed a front fingerprint sensor as well as 16MP front camera for the X7.


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