Vivo launches X5Max, world’s slimmest smartphone in India

Global smartphone vendor Vivo is all set to make its debut in the Indian market with the launch of X5Max smartphone. The device is claimed to be the world’s slimmest smartphone measuring just 4.75 mm.

The X5Max will be selling at a price of Rs 32, 980. The company will offer five new smartphones to the Indian customers. The devices are targeted at the Youths of the country.

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The 5 smartphone will be available across most of the states and cities and will be priced under 40k. Vivo has also formed a strategic marketing and communication partnership with entertainment network Viacom18.

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“With our first batch of five smartphones, including the stunning X5Max, distribution network across most of the Indian states, our key focus is to continue our commitment to provide consumers with better products and services.” said Jacky Liao, CEO, Vivo

The company mainly presents three product lines, the X series with Hi-Fi & appearance and slimness, the Xplay series with Hi-Fi & video display experience and Xshot series with Hi-Fi & Video capturing performance.

The Vivo X5Max sports a 5.5 inch Super AMOLED display with 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution. Measuring just 4.75 mm in thickness, it is world’s slimmest smartphone.

The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon615 64-bit Octa-Core processor. It runs on Funtouch OS which is based on Android 4.4 KitKat.

The phone boasts a 13MP rear camera and 5MP front facing camera for video calling. The phone will be available at all leading smartphone retail stores across most of the states in India.

Key specs:

  • 5 inch Super AMOLED display
  • 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon615 64-bit Octa-Core processor
  • Funtouch OS
  • 13MP rear camera
  • 5MP front camera

India becomes the first market after China to get the extreme Hi-Fi & Smart experience.

“vivo focuses on creating products that combine beautiful design, professional acoustic fidelity as well as extreme video display in order to create a joyful experience for the young and trendy.” said Shen Wei, Global CEO, Vivo.


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