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Vivo NEX Black 8GB RAM 128GB Storage

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9.0
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/10
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5 MP
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55.12 meters
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8 MP
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6.59 inches
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Review Summary - 463 recent, verified reviews

Detailed Mode
Camera
 74
rear, front, pop, nex, pics
+97%
-3%
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" ...  Camer quality is good.  ...  "
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" ...  Camera quality is good, Processor is amazing, Feels nice in hand because no one can match this design.  ...  "
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" ...  Camera big thumps up  ...  "
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" ...  Some noice you get in night selfie.  ...  "
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" ...  Luv seeing everything big in full display.superb front bck camera.  ...  "
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" ...  Nex is truly a remarkable phone and not something ordinary. ... People looking for a great selfie camera must avoid it.  ...  "
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" ...  I am really happy with the Nex. ... Still Nex is a worth for it.  ...  "
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" ...  Camera awesome, popup concept is very cool  ...  "
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Battery Life
 74
life, backup, lasts, heavy usage, fast charging
+99%
-1%
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" ...  Battery life is really awesome  ...  "
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" ...  On the other hand an jmpressive feature is good battery life.  ...  "
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" ...  Battery life is good  ...  "
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" ...  Battery life is amazing, it stands 1 to 1.5 day for regulat usage and it gets fully charged within one hour.  ...  "
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" ...  Mind blowing battery life, it simply lasts lasts and lasts.  ...  "
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" ...  Battery is good  ...  "
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" ...  Battery lasts very long .  ...  "
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" ...  Battery lufe is very good.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 61
flagship, device, mobile, x, vivo
+92%
-8%
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" ...  always had Note or S latest flagship as my primary device.  ...  "
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" ...  Better flagship phone.  ...  "
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" ...  Now the phone.  ...  "
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" ...  A smart phone with trully smart feature  ...  "
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" ...  This is really an amazing phone.  ...  "
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" ...  I was said that I'll b receiving amazon echo dot speaker as free with this phone.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall a very good phone.  ...  "
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" ...  One of the most amazing smart phones.  ...  "
Display Clarity
 48
amoled, screen, super amoled display, super amoled, vivo
+90%
-10%
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" ...  Very good screen, battery, sound.  ...  "
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" ...  Loved the screen.  ...  "
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" ...  1) Amazing super amoled display and viewing experience is at a different level with an immersive screen all over.  ...  "
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" ...  The big, full body screen with almost nil bezels  ...  "
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" ...  The OLED screen is superb, the rear camera is competent, and battery life is impressive. ... The best thing is it doesn't have any notch and give screen to body ration of 93% which is highest till today's date  ...  "
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" ...  But the best feature of this phone is the all SCREEN you get.  ...  "
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" ...  Screen – Top Quality  ...  "
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" ...  Screen is awesome. ... what to do with great body screen ratio and bezeless shit .  ...  "
Price
 43
worth, money, value for money, range, worth the price
+93%
-7%
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" ...  Price : Considering the Vivo's past record , this is placed at an amazingly economical point equal to avengers edition of oneplus6.  ...  "
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" ...  Very good mobile at this price.  ...  "
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" ...  Value for money  ...  "
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" ...  Every rupees worth  ...  "
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" ...  Worth the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Good Phone, it gives us feel of premium feature in a amazing price  ...  "
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" ...  Moreover the price, this is awesome price range as compared other flagship devices. ... What else you need in a smartphone on this price range with SD845.  ...  "
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" ...  Worth every penny  ...  "
Sound Quality
 42
speaker, casting, output, display, quality is good
+95%
-5%
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" ...  Sound is also Very Good  ...  "
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" ...  Audiophiles: produces great high-fidelity sound, surround sound with dedicated DAC. ... Very loud and clear sound from speaker, Oneplus can learn from this. ... Screencast technology is as good as hearing from ear piece, you can hear from any part of the display.  ...  "
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" ...  Sound is 4.5/5  ...  "
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" ...  Except that picture quality is amazing and sound is on top note.  ...  "
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" ...  Sound casting technology ... Phone earpiece sound is little lower compared to other flagships  ...  "
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" ...  Sound quality is also amazing.  ...  "
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" ...  Sound quality is good, battery life is super design is very sexy.  ...  "
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" ...  Sound quality of call is decent .  ...  "
Charging
 37
fast, battery, super fast, fast charging, charges
+100%
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" ...  Battery and fast charging is really good since the phone's display is massive i thought it will barely last for a day but with moderate to heavy usage it is lasting for 1.5 days.  ...  "
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" ...  4000 mah battery with super fast charger.  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent performance in battery & Charger as like one plus 3 dash, nex will get charge within 1hrs and last for 1day even if heavy use.  ...  "
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" ...  Even though it was fully charged .  ...  "
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" ...  Fast charging is superb, phone was fully charged under 90 mins.  ...  "
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" ...  Charges so darn quick.  ...  "
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" ...  4000mah Two days battery life with super fast 22watts charging-Industry leading.  ...  "
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" ...  Some extra ordinary features will shock you like sound casting, pop camera and amazing fast charging  ...  "
Software Platform
 30
os, vivo, ui, ios, stock android
+80%
-20%
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" ...  Who ever use IOS, they wont feel any issues about funtouch os.  ...  "
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" ...  Hope software update may fix the accuracy issue. ... I didn't observe any issues with the os instead it's cool and never looked like iOS to me. ... I always got a feeling like I am using android phone.  ...  "
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" ...  SW (Probably true for all Funtouch OS phones): ... Settings menu needs a search option similar to one in Samsung phones. ... After installing an app, "Auto-start" and "High battery consumption" permissions have to be enabled manually for it to have a chance of working. ... Forums about the phone like XDA are very new and Vivo has not released the source code.  ...  "
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" ...  Another drawback in this is there is no search option in the settings, which is a comfortable for the user.  ...  "
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" ...  Fun touch is really awful copy of iPhone OS.  ...  "
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" ...  Changing default launcher & applications is really easy in Indian version.  ...  "
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" ...  Irritating Fun Touch OS  ...  "
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" ...  No NFC, convenient OS Which provides customization of shortcuts etc.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 30
months, last, years, week, writing this review
+93%
-7%
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" ...  I have been using this phone since last two months and very much satisfied.  ...  "
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" ...  2 days on heavy usage.  ...  "
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" ...  Its been a month now. ... I always love to buy new phones once in 6 months.  ...  "
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" ...  Works really well no issues so far. ... I sold my 4 month old shiny samsung S9 plus for 38650 and bought it for 41k .  ...  "
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" ...  I will update my review once i used it for few days .  ...  "
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" ...  Was very skeptical about buying a Vivo, but the phone has held up well for the last two weeks.  ...  "
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" ...  No problem encountered till now.  ...  "
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" ...  Been using it from past one week and these are my observations .  ...  "
Design
 30
design, futuristic, premium, look, stunning
+100%
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" ...  Feels very classy and futuristic  ...  "
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" ...  I loved the design of the phone.  ...  "
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" ...  The display looks excellent.  ...  "
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" ...  One of the most beautiful and futuristic phone i hv ever seen .  ...  "
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" ...  It's really awesome and premium feel.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a great premium look phone.  ...  "
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" ...  It looks awesome. ... Feels great to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Very Attaractive & Stylish . ... Looks Just Awesum .  ...  "
Fingerprint
 29
sensor, scanner, display, unlock, finger print scanner
+62%
-38%
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" ...  Everything is NeX to Perfect except finger Print Scanner.  ...  "
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" ...  Loaded with new techs such as in display speaker, underscreen fingerprint scanner and pop-up camera and all seems to be working seamlessly well.  ...  "
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" ...  In display finger print sensor working awesome  ...  "
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" ...  Improvement needed in fingerprint.  ...  "
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" ...  The pop up camera, on display finger print scanner awesome.  ...  "
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" ...  Pop up camera and fingerprint is great  ...  "
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" ...  Unique features : Under diaplay finger print scanner is great.  ...  "
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" ...  The most interesting features is pop up camera and inbuilt fingerprint scanner but sound quality is average and funtouch os is average has less features sometimes fingerprint scanner performance was not up-to the mark 📷 pictures quality is excellent  ...  "
Apps
 27
os, funtouch os, stock android, fun touch os, ui
+85%
-15%
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" ...  OS is clone of iOS which is great.  ...  "
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" ...  I use poweramp music player.  ...  "
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" ...  I always got a feeling like I am using android phone.  ...  "
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" ...  Absolutely no lags observed in handling apps.  ...  "
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" ...  I am yet to find an option to hide the status bar icons while web browsing etc. ... Use Gboard instead of touchpal, Chrome instead of stock browser, Nova Launcher instead of default desktop to start with.  ...  "
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" ...  Oxygen OS is way better and probably the best Android based OS.  ...  "
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" ...  SW (Probably true for all Funtouch OS phones): ... Settings menu needs a search option similar to one in Samsung phones. ... After installing an app, "Auto-start" and "High battery consumption" permissions have to be enabled manually for it to have a chance of working.  ...  "
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" ...  U play games, videos, calls, browsing, install apps, themes and still batterery is 50% remaining for next day .  ...  "
Front Camera
 24
front, rear, mode, cam, pics
+88%
-13%
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" ...  3) rear camera is great but front camera is okay, not bad but not too good either as it gives pictures which dont look that real , but it is a problem with all chinese phones in the market I believe.  ...  "
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" ...  Front camera is average rear is great.  ...  "
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" ...  Look is amazing and slide up front camera is main attraction.  ...  "
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" ...  The front camera pics are unnatural even with the beauty mode off.  ...  "
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" ...  Awesome design and concept of hidden front camera are biggest plus points.  ...  "
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" ...  Front camera is average, that's all.  ...  "
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" ...  Front camera takes a good shot but smoothens the face and over exposes the shot when there is no need for it.  ...  "
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" ...  Rear camera is good.  ...  "
Overall performance
 23
fast, processor, job, snapdragon 845, powerful
+100%
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" ...  Vivo has done a very good job.  ...  "
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" ...  No heating issues, flawless performance.  ...  "
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" ...  Great job thanks Vevo  ...  "
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" ...  Works really well no issues so far.  ...  "
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" ...  U can say ok for overall performance.  ...  "
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" ...  The AI cam does it's job well.  ...  "
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" ...  Snapdragon 845 processor  ...  "
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" ...  Performance wise snapdragon 845 is what the best in the market, so powerful enough to handle your tasks.  ...  "
Features
 23
phone, feature, mobile, top, mode
+91%
-9%
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" ...  Please important software setting me serch bar added please  ...  "
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" ...  I really appreciate NO heating at all feature .  ...  "
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" ...  Normal mode is better. ... Most other features are available expected in a flagship mobile.  ...  "
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" ...  ✓Another excellent feature is the dual VOLTE feature in which both Sims could be used in 4G mode.  ...  "
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" ...  Wooow, truly magnificent mobile with technoloaded features.  ...  "
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" ...  A great phone with great features  ...  "
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" ...  Awsome phone with top class features.  ...  "
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" ...  Amazing features for such a price.  ...  "
Picture Quality
 17
picture, sound, stunning, images, good
+100%
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" ...  Superb picture quality ,long battery life.easy to handle.  ...  "
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" ...  I am immersed with the picture quality.  ...  "
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" ...  12+5mpx dual rear camera with ois with superior image quality  ...  "
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" ...  Picture quality-great  ...  "
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" ...  Picture so real.  ...  "
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" ...  Picture quality is amazing with the full display, sound quality is very loud in the speaker.  ...  "
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" ...  Except that picture quality is amazing and sound is on top note.  ...  "
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" ...  The notifications does not appear on the lock screen ,battery lifebis really good, picture quality is just averge, display is awsome, sound quality is above average, UI is okay too.  ...  "
Marketplace
 17
thanks, service, phone, delivery, thank
+94%
-6%
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" ...  After amazon ooffer's 35k one of the best phone good  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you amazon for very good service.  ...  "
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" ...  Thanks to Vivo nex and Amazon.  ...  "
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" ...  I mean both companies used to sell their products on high price with lower specifications.  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent product by vivo and awesome delivery by amazon  ...  "
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" ...  As a prime member received the ph b4 launching.  ...  "
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" ...  Delivery by Amazon is awesome.  ...  "
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" ...  Thanks Amazon for delivering such amazing phone.  ...  "
Build Quality
 15
feels, cover, build quality, front camera, back case
+100%
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" ...  Feels very classy and futuristic  ...  "
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" ...  Feels great to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Premium back cover, phone doesn't slide from hand with cover.  ...  "
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" ...  Pretty sturdy for daily use .  ...  "
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" ...  I have been using this phone for one month now and its performance is top notch.  ...  "
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" ...  A very good quality back case is bundled in package. ... The phone looks very beautiful and build quality is sturdy, however it is on little heavier side.  ...  "
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" ...  Neverthless the build is robust.  ...  "
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" ...  The front camera appears to be sensitive but in reality it very rugged.  ...  "
Headphones
 14
jack, ear, vivo, headphone, provided
+86%
-14%
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" ...  8) headphone jack: when others are doing away with it, kudos to vivo for keeping it as i have headphones and i like using it. ... And they also provided earphones of good quality.  ...  "
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" ...  Quality from speaker and audio jack is very good and well above one plus 6.  ...  "
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" ...  Great audio quality whether via loudspeaker or through 3.5 mm audio Jack.  ...  "
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" ...  I was into the dilemma how this phone is going to sound without an ear piece, but it is much more crisp and clear.  ...  "
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" ...  Good quality headset is also provided which is rare nowourdays  ...  "
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" ...  Good quality in ear headphones included  ...  "
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" ...  You may need a good earplugs to enjoy quality music since the hands free is not that good which comes with phone.  ...  "
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" ...  Phone earpiece sound is little lower compared to other flagships  ...  "
Comfort
 14
phone, premium, feel, people, feels
+86%
-14%
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" ...  Feels very classy and futuristic  ...  "
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" ...  Feels great to use.  ...  "
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" ...  It's really awesome and premium feel.  ...  "
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" ...  So guys if you want to try this, just get your hands to it, you will 100% feel premium & class apart from others.  ...  "
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" ...  Felt happy with my decision.  ...  "
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" ...  A real head turner. ... Premium feel in every aspect  ...  "
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" ...  I placed my ear at that place and had no troubles with listening to the other person at crowded market area as well.  ...  "
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" ...  Premium phone in hand.  ...  "
Call quality
 13
call, calls, ear piece, speaker, technology
+77%
-23%
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" ...  Sound quality of call is decent .  ...  "
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" ...  Sound during call is also good and i din't face any issue while outside during calls.  ...  "
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" ...  Phone earpiece sound is little lower compared to other flagships  ...  "
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" ...  Very good phone and worth phone.  ...  "
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" ...  I was into the dilemma how this phone is going to sound without an ear piece, but it is much more crisp and clear.  ...  "
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" ...  Calls sound clearer than on a phone with a traditional ear piece.  ...  "
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" ...  You can hear the call sound from any part of the display screen.  ...  "
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" ...  3.Sound quality during calls is good but doesnt match the level of a physical earpiece but you wont find any problem listening voice from the other end.  ...  "
Fit
 13
sturdy, pocket, phone, heavy, heavier
+92%
-8%
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" ...  1) slightly big, but manageable once you get used to it, compared its size with iphone 7plus both are of same size but it has screen all over which is great.  ...  "
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" ...  Better than my expectations, The best device I have used till now, And the list is pretty long op5T, op6, iPhone x, 7plus, 7, s8plus, zenfone 5Z, and s9 plus, and many more.  ...  "
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" ...  Premium back cover, phone doesn't slide from hand with cover.  ...  "
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" ...  Holding the phone the first time did that.  ...  "
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" ...  Was very skeptical about buying a Vivo, but the phone has held up well for the last two weeks.  ...  "
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" ...  The phone looks very beautiful and build quality is sturdy, however it is on little heavier side.  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent phone - a tad heavy though  ...  "
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" ...  I also like the 3D glass rear that curves with your palm as you hold the device.  ...  "
Exchange
 12
got, discount, old, hdfc, offers
+100%
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" ...  Got it for 33k with exchange and discount.  ...  "
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" ...  Exchanged my old g4 and got additional discount on my credit card .  ...  "
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" ...  It's a great buy for the price, with exchange and emi option and SBI card discount, got it for 31k.  ...  "
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" ...  This Nex is something which I don't want to exchange .  ...  "
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" ...  Got great deal from Amazon in exchange and HDFC cash back offer.  ...  "
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" ...  Got it for 31k with exchange on note 4 and card discount so seems like a good device for the price paid.  ...  "
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" ...  I got very best exchange rate for my old mobile.  ...  "
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" ...  7) price : got it for around 33k with exchange, way cheaper than one plus or any other phone of this segment with 8gb +128gb  ...  "
Video Playback
 11
video, 4k videos, watching, viewing, movies
+100%
comment
" ...  The viewing experience is as good as watching on TV.  ...  "
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" ...  I m able to watch 4k videos flawlessly where an I5 processor laptop is failing to do so.  ...  "
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" ...  Most of the audio and video players support hifi mode.  ...  "
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" ...  1) display is gorgeous and it's a treat to watch movies and read stuff on it.  ...  "
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" ...  Browsing, viewing video is just pleasurable experience.  ...  "
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" ...  Watching videos on the device is something.  ...  "
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" ...  6.6" Amoled Bezelless Display is stunning n a joy to watch videos n play games .  ...  "
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" ...  Playing games and watching movies is a pleasure in this phone, viewing angles are just awesome ... The speaker volume is one of the best in any smart phone, while watching videos you notice this  ...  "

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Specifications

Body
Size:  55.12 meters
Battery
Battery Capacity:  4000 mAh
Memory
Memory:  8192 GB
Connectivity
USB:  Yes 
Camera
Primary Camera:  5 MP
Secondary Camera:  8 MP
Calling
Dual Sim:  Yes 
Sim Type:  Micro SIM 
Performance
Processor Clock:  2.8 GHz
Processor Type:  Octa Core 
Display
Display Size:  6.59 inches
Resolution:  Full HD 1080p 
5 MP
PRIMARY CAMERA
55.12 meters
SIZE
8 MP
SECONDARY CAMERA
6.59 inches
DISPLAY SIZE