Vivo NEX Pop-Up Selfie Camera- How it Works?

June 19, 2018

Recently, Vivo announced a new flagship smartphone that claims to be the bezel-less smartphone of 2018. Interestingly, this impressive smartphone is free from iPhone X notch. In these recent days, we could hardly find the mobile phone that is delivering the so-called all-screen design. The popular Chinese company with an intention to introduce the true bezel-less device gave out the Vivo NEX with 91.24% screen to body ratio. This concept of the all-screen phone from Vivo has first unveiled at MWC 2018 and within few months it came out as a commercial reality. Well! To render bezel-less display, Vivo introduced some interesting features that is making the Vivo handset popular. One such popular feature is pop-up selfie camera. Yes! You heard it right! The front camera is tucked into edges and pops out only when necessary. Let us see in detail about the working and design of the pop-up selfie camera

Pop-Up Selfie Camera and Its Working

Finally, Vivo brought up a solution for making the smartphone completely bezel-less. While the Apple iPhone X tried to reduce bezels around the edges by incorporating the notch design that houses selfie camera, Vivo has moved a step ahead and completely removed the controversial notch. Instead, the Vivo Nex now has the front camera hidden into the top edge. At the first glance, it will look like probably Vivo did not include the front camera. The camera pops-up only when the camera app is enabled. Probably in future, we can see the smartphone cameras replacing the traditional DSLR. It is already rumoured that the next iPhone camera is ought to kill DSLRs. Even the earpiece is removed and the entire display is now set to vibrate and acts like a speaker. To replace the earpiece, Vivo nex in UAE now has a new screen sound casting technology that makes the glass to vibrate and sound to pass through.


Keeping this apart, Vivo nex also has an in-display fingerprint scanner. Even this is made limited to a small portion at the bottom chin of handset. Though everything is quite similar to Apex concept revealed, but the major difference we could find is in terms of the fingerprint sensor. While the Apex concept had a fingerprint sensor that goes all around half of the screen, the latest Vivo Nex just features a small portion of the bottom end of Vivo nex display.  Also, read Vivo Nex Ultimate top 5 features.

Vivo Nex Specifications

Vivo Nex with its 6.59-inches OLED display is definitely the largest display smartphone than the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus. Moreover, it carries fantastic design with a true bezel-free display and is more appealing than the latest Huawei P20, Huawei P20 Pro. As for the internals, the Vivo nex in Dubai packs in powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor coupled with 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage. On the software front, the device runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with Funtouch OS 4.0. It is fueled by 4000mAh battery and ships in with a headphone jack. The rear end houses a dual camera of 12MP and 5MP sensor. While the innovative pop-up selfie camera is of an 8MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture. Furthermore, Vivo nex now has its own AI assistant by the name of Jovi. It is enabled with a button and is more or less similar to Bixby assistant. The device is additionally equipped with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner as well thus making into the list of best budget fingerprint scanner smartphones in UAE.


Despite featuring the high-end specifications, the Vivo Nex price in UAE is kept minimal thus making it accessible to everyone. Another interesting aspect of Vivo Nex is its another cheaper variant. There even exists the cheaper model that is powered by Snapdragon 710 processor paired with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage. All the remaining Vivo Nex specs and design remain the same. It is like Vivo Nex has set the future with the notch-less handset. Moreover, this is the first phone to implement such technology and in future, we can hope to see many more manufacturers to follow the path.

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