Vivo has finally launched the Vivo X90 series in China, and this X90 series is the successor of the Vivo X80 series that launched last year. The X90 series has three phones under it, i.e., X90, X90 Pro & X90 Pro+. We’ve already discussed the Vanilla X90 & the X90 Pro in a separate article; you can check that out here.
In this Article, We will take a look at the top-tier flagship of the Vivo X90 series. Yes, it’s X90 Pro+ 5G. Since it’s a flagship device, the Vivo X90 Pro+5G has all the latest and greatest features set, like – LTPO 4.0 curved display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2, Sony 1-inch sensor, IP68 rating, and more.
So let’s dive straight into the Design & Specification of the Vivo X90 Pro+ 5G flagship smartphone.
Vivo X90 Pro+ Series Design
Well, when it comes to the design language of the X90 Pro+ 5G, the top-tier flagship phone carries the same design as its other siblings! The only noticeable difference between the three flagships is the bigger rear camera bump of the X90 Pro+ since it has a bigger camera lens.
At the front, the X90 Pro+ 5G has a curved display with minimal bezels all around & a chin at the bottom; there’s a centered punch-hole front camera. The power button & volume rockers are on the right, and the speaker grille is at the top and bottom. The Type-C port is at the bottom as well.
The back has a textured design that looks premium, and there’s a circular camera setup on the top left in a Square shaped island, the Flash is on the top right, and the Zeiss logo is in line with the LED flash. Just below the camera module, there’s a horizontal metal bridge that has Xtreme Imagination Co-engineered by Vivo & Zeiss written on it.
Vivo X90 Pro+ 5G Specifications
Coming to the top of the line in the Vivo X90 5G series is the X90 Pro+ 5G. The flagship smartphone has a 6.78 inches curved LTPO 4.0 AMOLED display with 120Hz re-refresh rate, QHD+ resolution, 300Hz touch sampling rate, and 1,800 nits peak brightness. The display uses a 1,440Hz high-frequency PVM system for dimming and supports Dolby Vision.
As for the chipset, The X90 Pro+ 5G will be equipped with the recently announced Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset coupled with LDDR5X RAM & UFS 4.0 Storage.
It will run on Origin OS based on Android 13. The flagship handset comes in two colors – China Red & Original Black. There’s also a large 8,900mm² Vapour chamber to keep the chipset cool for stable performance.
Onto the cameras, The X90 Pro+ 5G has a 1-inch sensor, and Vivo isn’t the first one with the Sony 1-inch sensor, but Vivo has made tweaks to make it unique. The lens has a high-quality glass element with an Abbe number (The higher the number, the less light dispersion).
Also, the lens is coated with Zeiss T* formulation, reducing glare and ghosting. It has a 77% larger photosensitive area compared to the 1/1.3″ of its predecessor, i.e., Vivo X80 Pro.
There’s a 50MP 1-inch Sony IMX 989 & f/1.75 aperture, a Secondary 50MP Portrait camera with Sony IMX 758 with f/1.6 aperture, a 48MP Ultra-wide camera with Sony IMX598 and f/2.2 aperture, and lastly, a 64MP OmniVision OV64B40 telephoto camera with f/3.5 aperture and there’s also Vivo’s V2 ISP for image processing and low-light shots.
The cameras have a laser auto-focus system & OIS. The X90 Pro+ 5G can record video up to 8K 30fps, 14-bit RAW video, Zeiss Natural color mode 2.0, Dolby Vision, etc. On the front, it has a 32MP shooter for taking selfies.
Lastly, The X90 Pro+ 5G has a 4,700mAh battery, which is lesser than both the X90 5G & the X90 Pro 5G, interestingly. Nonetheless, X90 Pro+ supports higher fast charging at 80W and 50W wireless charging.
The handset can be fully charged in just 33 minutes. Also, it is IP68-rated for dust & water resistance. Other features of the X90 Pro+ 5G include Bluetooth 5.3, Stereo speakers, An in-display fingerprint scanner, etc.
The X90 Pro Plus weighs 220 grams & measures 164.×75.3×9.7mm. Now let us take a look at the Pricing & Availability in the Chinese Market.
Vivo X90 Pro Plus 5G Pricing & Availability in the Chinese Market
The Vivo X90 Pro Plus 5G comes in two configurations.
- 12GB/256GB starts at ¥6,499 / $910
- 12GB/512GB: ¥6,999 / $980
The Vivo X90 Pro Plus 5G will be available for pre-order on November 28 and will go on sale starting December 6 in China.
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