This week was the busiest week in terms of smartphone launches after a long time. We witnessed new product announcements almost every day from multiple brands for different markets. But the upcoming week will be quiet as there are only 3 scheduled events.
Out of three, two of the conferences will be hosted by Vivo. One in India and the other in Malaysia. The third event will be headed by iQOO in China.
That said, only two of them are for new product announcements since the third one is for a new market debut. With that out the way, let’s take a look at these conferences one by one.
1. Vivo T1 Pro and Vivo T1 44W
Vivo has scheduled an event in India for May 4 (Wednesday). The company has confirmed to unveil two new smartphones, namely Vivo T1 Pro and the Vivo T1 44W at this conference. The announcement can be live-streamed on the firm’s official YouTube channel starting from 12 PM IST.
The Vivo T1 Pro is expected to come with features like an AMOLED display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G SoC, 64MP primary camera, Android 12, and 66W fast charging. Whereas, the Vivo T1 44 is said to feature an AMOLED screen, Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 chip, 5,000mAh battery, and 44W fast charging.
2. iQOO Neo 6 SE
iQOO will be hosting an event in China on May 6 (Friday). The conference will be live-streamed on Weibo and other video platforms from 7:30 PM CST. The iQOO Neo 6 SE will be the star of the show.
According to leaks and teasers, the iQOO Neo 6 SE will arrive with a 6.62-inch 120Hz OLED display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 chipset, and Android 12. It will be backed by a 4,700mAh battery with support for 80W fast charging.
3. Vivo X80 Series
After debuting the Vivo X80 series in China this week, Vivo has now scheduled an event for May 8 (Sunday) to announce it for the international markets, starting with Malaysia. The conference will be live-streamed on YouTube from 3 PM GMT+8.
The Vivo X80 series comprises two models, namely Vivo X80 and Vivo X80 Pro. The vanilla variant has an FHD+ 120Hz curved AMOLED display, MediaTek Dimensity 9000 SoC, 50MP Sony IMX8666 main camera, V1+ ISP chip, 4,500mAh battery, 80W fast charging support, and more.
On the other hand, the Pro version comes with a 2.5K 120Hz AMOLED screen with LTPO 3.0 technology, Qualcomm snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset, V1+ ISP chip, 50MP Samsung Isocell GNV 1G primary camera, 8MP 5x periscope camera, IP68 rating, 4,700Ah battery, 80W fast wired charging support, 50W fast wireless charging support, and more.