The Vivo NEX 3S 5G has been launched and comes sporting a 6.89-inch FHD+ AMOLED waterfall display. It is the successor to the NEX 3 that was introduced back in September last year. The new device is 5G supported and also comes with an In-display fingerprint sensor.
It comes with the latest Snapdragon 865 7nm Mobile Platform with Snapdragon X55 5G Modem, liquid cooling and also supports WiFi-6 and NFC-eSE security chip. The Vivo NEX 3S 5G runs on Android 10 with Funtouch OS 10 and it’s available in three storage versions. This includes one with 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage, another with 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage and the higher version, which has 12GB RAM and 512GB internal storage.
Vivo NEX 3S 5G specifications
- 6.89-inch (1080 × 2256 pixels) Full HD+ 18.8:9 E3 AMOLED display with 100% P3 wide color gamut, HDR10, 800 nit brightness
- 2.84GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 865 7nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 650 GPU
- 8GB LPDDR5 RAM with 128GB / 256GB (UFS 3.1) internal memory, 12GB LPDDR5 RAM with 512GB (UFS 3.1) internal memory
- Dual SIM
- Android 10 with Funtouch OS 10
- 64MP rear camera with 1/1.72″, 0.8μm pixel size, f/1.8 aperture, LED flash, 13MP 120-degree ultra-wide lens with f/2.2 aperture, 13MP telephoto lens for 2x optical zoom, 10x digital zoom with f/2.46 aperture
- 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.09 aperture
- In-display fingerprint sensor
- 3.5mm audio jack, AK4377A Hi-Fi DAC
- Dimensions:167.44×76.14×9.4mm; Weight: 219.5g
- 5G NSA & SA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ax (2.4GHz + 5GHz + 5.8GHz), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C, NFC
- 4500mAh battery with 44W ultra-fast charging
The Vivo NEX 3S 5G packs a 4500mAh battery with support for 44W fast charging. According to reports, this can charge 3000mAh battery in 30 minutes. It has triple rear cameras and a single front Pop-up selfie shooter.
Vivo NEX 3S 5G Design And Display
The phone has a body dimension of 167.44×76.14×9.4mm and a weight of 219.5 grams. It is available in Black, Blue and Red colour options. The Nex 3S 5G smartphone has 6.89-inch FHD+ AMOLED screen display with a right sides curved close to 90 degrees. It comes with a 99.6% ultra-high screen ratio, and has 18.8:9 aspect ratio.
Storage And Performance
As for storage, the Vivo NEX 3S 5G is available in storage options. It has an 8GB RAM with 128GB of internal storage, 8GB RAM with 256GB of internal storage, and the biggest with 12GB RAM and 512GB of internal storage. The device is fueled by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 865 processor clocked at a frequency of 2.84GHz.
The phone also packed with an Adreno 650 GPU, while running on Android 10 with Funtouch OS 10. For the battery specs, the Nex 3S 5G comes with a 4500mAh battery with support for 44W fast charging that can charge 3000mAh battery in 30 minutes.
The Connectivity options for the Vivo NEX 3S 5G includes 5G NSA & SA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ax (2.4GHz + 5GHz + 5.8GHz), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C and NFC.
Vivo NEX 3S 5G Camera Review
The phone has a triple rear camera set up with a single Pop-up front selfie snapper. This includes the 64-megapixel main sensor with 1/1.7 aperture and an LED flash, a 13MP 120° ultra wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture, which also lets you shoot 2.5cm macro shots and another 13MP telephoto camera with 2x optical zoom and 20x digital zoom and has f/2.46 aperture. For the front, the Nex 3S 5G sports a 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.09 aperture.
Price Of Vivo NEX 3S 5G
The 8GB RAM with 256GB storage version cost $719, while the 12GB RAM with 512GB storage version costs $762. Sales of the device start on March 14th in China.
Vivo NEX 3S 5G Specifications
- SIM Card Dual SIM
- 2G Yes, GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 850
- 3G Yes, HSDPA 2100 / 900 / 850
- 4G Yes, LTE band 2100 / 1900 / 2300
- 5G Yes
- Weight 219.5 grams
- Dimensions 167.44×76.14×9.4mm
- Colours Black, Blue and Red
- Internal 128/256/512 GB
- External Up to 512GB, microSD
- RAM 8/12 GB
- Size 6.89-inch FHD+ display
- Type IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
- Resolution 1080 × 2256 pixels
- Multitouch Yes
PROCESSOR & OS
- CPU Octa-Core
- GPU Adreno 650 GPU
- OS Android 10 with Funtouch OS 10
- CHIPSET Snapdragon 865 Processor
- Wi-Fi Yes, WiFi 802.11
- Hot-Spot Yes
- Bluetooth Yes,
- Sensor In-display fingerprint, Face Unlock
- USB Yes,
- Front 16MP Pop-up front-facing camera
- Rear 64MP + 13MP+ 13MP Rear Camera With LED Flash
- Camera Flash Yes, LED flash
- Video Recording Yes,
- Camera Features Autofocus, Geo-tagging, Touch focus, Face detection
SOUND & VIDEO
- Loudspeaker Yes
- Video 3GP, MP4, WMV, AVI, MKV, FLV, H.264, H.263
- Jack Size 3.5mm
- Battery Model 4500mAh battery with 44W ultra-fast charging