vivo NEX Advantages, Disadvantages, Review – Superb Features !!

vivo NEX high-end smartphone launched into the market. Check out vivo NEX advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. Currently, this is available in the Indian market for you to buy.vivo NEX

Expected Price: Rs.44,400(India), $699(USA)

vivo NEX Advantages (Pros):

  • vivo NEX comes with Android OS, 8.1 (Oreo).
  • It offers  6.59-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with a stunning screen-to-body ratio of 86.0% and Multitouch in it.
    • Its display has good pixel density for its resolution(~388 PPI) with 19.3:9 aspect ratio.
  • It comes with dual SIM slot which supports only Nano SIM
  • It provides 8 GB of RAM for uninterrupted multitasking with Funtouch OS 4.
  • vivo NEX has equipped with powerful Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 Chipset and the performance is very smooth with no lags.
  • It encompasses with Octa-core processor and Adreno 630 GPU. So gaming performance is good.
  • It is incorporated with 128/256 GB internal memory and no expandable memory support.
  • It offers Dual 12 MP(f/1.8, 1/2.55″, 1.4µm, 4-axis OIS, dual pixel PDAF) + 5 MP(f/2.4, depth sensor) rear camera with additional features like Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama.
  • It comes with pop up 8 MP, f/2.0 secondary camera.
  • Supports Quad HD video recording at 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps.
  • Supports 3.5 mm Audio Jack at 32-bit/192kHz audio and comes with active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
  • It has the battery capacity of 4000 mAh(Non-removable) which is good for full day battery backup and also supports Fast battery charging 22W.
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G.
  • Supports sensors like Fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.
  • It is available in Black & Red colors to choose.

vivo NEX Disadvantages (Cons):

  • Weighs heavy which is nearly 200 g.
  • No display protection like gorilla glass.
  • Very few colors to choose from, just 2.
  • No NFC support.
  • No FM Radio support.
  • No microSD slot to expand the memory.
  • No wireless charging support.
  • No stereo speakers for the better multimedia experience.

Check out vivo NEX Specifications:

General Features
Brand vivo
Model Name NEX
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android OS, v8.1
Chipset Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845
Processor  (4×2.7 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4×1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver)
GPU Adreno 630
Colors Black, Red
Accessories in Box
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.59 inches, 107.3 cm2 (~86.0% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2316 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~388 ppi density)
Dimensions 162 x 77 x 8 mm (6.38 x 3.03 x 0.31 in)
Weight 199 g (7.02 oz)
Build Glass back
Other Display Features Multi-Touch with Funtouch OS 4
Camera Features
Main Camera 12 MP, f/1.8, 1/2.55″, 1.4µm, 4-axis OIS, dual pixel PDAF
5 MP, f/2.4, depth sensor
Other Main Features Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama
Selfie Camera Pop-up 8 MP
Other Selfie Features f/2.0
Video Recording 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps
RAM and Storage
RAM 8 GB
Internal Memory 128/256 GB
Expandable Memory No
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery
Talk Time
Internet & Connectivity
GPRS Yes
3G Yes
4G Yes
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB Connectivity 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, BDS, GNSS
NFC No
3.5mm jack Yes
Other Features
FM No
Sensors Fingerprint (under-display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Additional Features & Apps Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Fast battery charging 22W

Disclaimer: We can not guarantee that the information on this page is 100% correct. Source
Check out Oppo Find X features which is a competitor to Nex

8.5 Total Score
Superb Features!!!!

vivo NEX smartphone comes with superb features & performance for its price. It excels in all the departments but misses some important features that we mentioned in the cons. We suggest grabbing this mobile if you are looking for a good flagship mobile.

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