The Chinese manufacturer VIVO has been in news recently for developing the thinnest smartphone. The company plans to release its ultra-slim 4.75mm thin X5 Max soon. Meanwhile VIVO is again in news as a new leak suggests that the company is working on a powerful 6-inch phablet with quad-core Snapdragon 805 chipset.
The new flagship goes with the codename PD1305 and its specs have been leaked on the Chinese website Weibo. It will have a 6-inch Quad HD IPS display with 2560 x 1440 resolution, pixel density of 490ppi and screen to body ratio of 79.95%. It will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 quad-core processor clocked at 2.7GHz and an Adreno 420 GPU. In terms of memory, it will boast of a 3 GB RAM, 32 GB internal storage with a microSD slot for expansion up to 128 GB.
On the camera front the new VIVO phablet is said to sport a 13 MP f/1.8 rear camera with Optical Image Stabilization and Dual-tone LED Flash, and an 8 MP f/2.4 front facing camera with 88 ⁰ wide angle lens. It is touted to offer a high quality Hi-Fi experience with a ES9018 DAC sound chip and a Texas Instruments OPA2604 Operational Amplifier.
The new VIVO will have a big 3,500 mAh battery and 4G support. It will run Android 4.4.4 KitKat along with company’s own Funtouch 2.0. The VIVO PD1305 handset will have the dimensions of 158.2mm x 81.23mm x 5.68mm and a weight of just 162g. This means that the new VIVO phablet will be quite thin at 5.68 mm compared to its other competitors but not as thin as the X5 Maxand would be lightweight too
Although there is no word about its official launch or pricing. According to sources it will come with a high price tag of about 3,999 yuan translating to roughly $654.