Vivo today launched its new flagship-level smartphones, namely the Vivo X60, Vivo X60 Pro, and Vivo X60 Pro+ in India. These smartphones are camera-centric and use ZEISS optics. The top two Pro versions are equipped with gimbal stabilization 2.0, which can detect horizontal and vertical shakes to produce greatly-stabilized images. The phones also make use of Pixel shift imaging technology that helps in capturing accurate colors.
Pricing and availability
The Vivo X60 8GB+128GB variant is priced at INR37,990 and the 8GB+256GB variant costs INR47,990. In terms of color options, it will be available in Midnight Black and Shimmer Blue. The Vivo X60 Pro for the single 12GB+256GB configuration is priced at INR49,990. On the other hand, the Vivo X60 Pro+ in the same 12GB+256GB configuration will set you back by a whopping INR69,990.
The smartphone trios have been made available for pre-booking from today, while the official sale will begin on April 2. Buyers with HDFC Bank credit and debit cards and EMI transactions can avail of a 10 percent discount.
Vivo X60 series: specs and features
All three smartphones sport a 6.56-inch FHD+ (1,080×2,376p) Super AMOLED display with a top-center punch-hole cutout and feature a 120Hz refresh rate along with an under-display fingerprint scanner. Nevertheless, the vanilla Vivo X60 comes with a flat-screen compared to the curved screens of the Vivo X60 Pro and X60 Pro+.
Under the hood, the Vivo X60 and X60 Pro are powered by Snapdragon 870 SoC. At the same time, the top-of-the-line Vivo X60 Pro+ is fueled by the latest Snapdragon 888 SoC. The Vivo X60 is paired with 8GB RAM and 128/256GB internal storage, whereas the Vivo X60 Pro and X60 Pro+ are coupled with 12GB RAM and 256GB internal storage. As for the software, the trio runs Funtouch OS 11.1 based on Android 11.
Regarding cameras, the Vivo X60 and X60 Pro have the same (48MP primary +13MP 2x telephoto+ 13MP ultra-wide cum macro sensor) rear camera setup and a 32MP selfie camera module. The primary sensor on the Pro model has a larger f/1.48 aperture and Gimbal Stabilization 2.0. On the other hand, the vanilla X60 model makes do with OIS for stabilization.
The Vivo X60 Pro+ mounts a quad-rear-camera setup including a 50MP primary Samsung GN1 sensor with OIS and a 48MP Sony IMX589 sensor with 114-degree ultra-wide lens and gimbal stabilization. The other two rear sensors are a 32MP 2x telephoto portrait lens and an 8MP sensor with a 5x periscope lens. Besides that, the X60 Pro+ features the same 32MP selfie camera as the other two models.
For fuel, the Vivo X60 packs a 4,300mAh battery equipped with 33W fast charging, while the Vivo X60 Pro and X60 Pro+ are backed by a 4,200mAh batter, supporting 55W fast charging. However, all the phones despite being of flagship nature miss out on wireless charging technology.
In terms of connectivity, the three phones support dual-SIM, 5G, dual-band Wi-Fi (Wi-Fi 6 on Pro+), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, NFC, and USB Type-C port. Unfortunately, there are no microSD card slot and 3.5mm headphone jack on the Vivo X60 series smartphones.