Up until early 2010’s, Chinese brands were best known for ripping off other popular phones. One such popular phone happened to be the Apple iPhone.
Since then, a lot has changed; today, the Chinese phone industry is threatening to take over the world market. There are some truly nice phones coming out of China; the Huawei P9, OnePlus 3, ZUK Z2, to name a few.
That said, there’s still the little bit inspiration that some companies lack, and look to other brands for. In this case, it’s BBK’s Vivo that decided to ‘recreate’ the Jet Black color option of the iPhone 7. Vivo introduced the Vivo X7 in Obsidian Black, which is basically a rip off of the super-glossy-and-scratch-prone Jet Black of the iPhone 7.
Vivo X7 Obsidian Black Edition Specifications & Pricing
There’s also the insides of the Vivo X7 Obsidian Black Edition. It contains: a Snapdragon 652 processor, 4GB RAM, 64GB on-board ROM, a 16 mega-pixel main camera, 13 mega-pixel front facing camera, 3000mAh battery, all packed inside a 5.2-inch Full HD Super AMOLED display (and of course, the Obsidian Black metal).
It’s going to be a limited edition device, set to go on sale in China 26th September for 2798 yuan or $420.