Nowadays, mobile manufactures are experimenting on the design and software to make their device stand out from the Android smartphone crowd. Recently, most of the handset makers are experimenting with the form factor and the sleekness of the device.
China based Gionee first introduced its slimmest phone namely Gionee Elife S5.1, followed by Oppo R5 which launched the thinnest smartphone in mobile market at 4.85mm thickness. Now, it seems Brazilian company Vivo is getting ready to snatch the tag from Oppo.
Recently, Vivo confirmed the launch of the world's thinnest smartphone on December 10. Dubbed as X5 Max, it is 4.75mm thick and will become world thinnest smartphone once it is officially launched.
At present, Chinese Handset maker Oppo has the tag of the slimmest with Oppo R5, which measures 148.9 x 74.5 x 4.85mm. Oppo R5 didn't adopt the traditional Audio jack, while it employs special Oppo adapter to insert the headset. Unlike Oppo, Vivo didn't make any compromise on building the 3.5mm audio jack.
According to the report, Vivo X5 Max will sport a 5.5-inch display with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels, 13 MP rear camera, 5 MP front snapper along with Hi-Fi sound and LTE connectivity. Further, it will be clocked at 1.7GHz octa-core MediaTek processor alongside 2GB of RAM.
With the smartphone gearing up for the launch in China on December 10, further information are yet to be released about the worldwide release, including India.
Stay tuned for further updates!