Internet sources have published images and data on the technical characteristics of the Vivo S10 smartphone, the official presentation of which may take place in the third quarter.
It is known that the device will receive a MediaTek Dimensity 1100 processor. The chip contains eight computing cores with a clock speed of up to 2.6 GHz, a Mali-G77 MC9 graphics accelerator and a 5G modem.
Buyers will be able to choose between versions with 8 and 12 GB of RAM. The equipment will include a fast UFS 3.1 flash drive. Operating system – OriginOS UI based on Android 11.
There is a triple camera with a 108-megapixel main sensor. The support of NFC technology was mentioned, which will allow making payments in a contactless way.
Finally, we have the support of 44W fast charging technology. It will replenish the energy reserve from 0% to 38% in about 15 minutes.
The smartphone appears in the images in a gradient color design. There is no information about the estimated price yet.
Vivo ranks second in terms of growth in the global 5G smartphone market
In the first quarter of 2021, according to analytical company Strategy Analytics, the Chinese manufacturer Vivo came in second in terms of growth in 5G smartphone shipments in the world. Compared to the previous quarter, the company’s global smartphone shipments increased 62% to 19.4 million units.
The main markets for Vivo 5G smartphones are China and Europe. At the end of the quarter, Vivo is in third place in the supply of 5G smartphones in the global market.
In addition, Vivo is supporting the early arrival of a new era in smart technology by actively contributing to the development of fifth generation communications. Vivo currently owns and operates 10 R&D centers in China, the United States, Taiwan and Japan, focused on developing next-generation smartphones and advanced consumer technologies, including 5G communications, artificial intelligence and photography.
Vivo‘s five manufacturing centers in China, South and Southeast Asia produce more than 200 million smartphones annually. At the moment, Vivo’s sales network extends to more than 40 countries and regions; and the number of users of its products is more than 400 million people around the world.
Also, it is worth mentioning that Vivo’s global smartphone shipments hit its highest ever, in Q1 2021. In addition, the growth was on the back of it scaling up to the top position in China; and strong performance in the Indian market. According to some recent reports, in the second half of this year, the company will launch its first foldable smartphone.