When it comes to smartphones, manufacturers seem to be in a race to the top to make sure they are the company who can bring you the smartphone boasting the very best in class specs. While flagship specs currently seem to be firmly looking at a RAM count of 4GB, one popular Chinese company, Vivo, has already jumped ahead of the pack by announcing the first smartphone to come packing 6GB RAM, the Vivo Xplay 5. Besides coming packed with 6GB RAM, the other interesting aspect of the Vivo Xplay 5 is that the display makes use of a familiar design, curved edges.
In terms of the general specs, there are actually two versions of the Vivo Xplay 5 available. For the most part, the two variants make use of a number of common specs including a 5.43-inch display and a 2560 x 1440 resolution. Inside, is where the main difference comes to light, as in addition to the 6GB RAM option there is also a standard version which comes boasting 4GB RAM. Both versions on offer come powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 Octa-core processor. When it comes to storage, both versions do not offer any form of expandable storage, however, both variants do come boasting a large 128GB of internal storage. So storing your favorite images, movies and otherwise, should not be too much of an issue. In terms of the cameras, both variants of the Vivo Xplay x5 come loaded with a 16-megapixel rear camera which is coupled with an 8-megapixel front facing option. Additional features on offer with both models includes dual SIM support, USB Type-C support, a rear-facing fingerprint scanner, a 3,600 mAh battery and the smartphones comes running on Android 5.1 (Lollipop) out of the box. In terms of network compatibility,, the Vivo Xplay 5 works with 2G: GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz, 3G: WCDMA 900/2100 MHz and 4G: FDD-LTE 1800/2100 MHz
For those considering picking up a new smartphone, both version of the Vivo Xplay 5 are now available to be signed up for through GearBest. By signing up, you can be sure that you will be one of the first to know when the devices becomes available to buy. To find out more about the Vivo Xplay 5 or to sign up for either the 4GB of 6GB version, head through one of the links below.