The Vivo X60 Pro Plus 5G takes the X60 series offerings up a notch, with a package more premium than the Vivo X60 Pro 5G offering. Comparing both Android smartphones reveals enthusiasts will be served with a more capable processor, more storage options, and more.
Vivo X60 Pro Plus 5G Key Specs & Features
- 6.56 inches AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2376 Pixels (398 PPI), HDR10+, 120Hz, Refresh Rate
- Android 11, OriginOS
- Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 (5 nm)
- 8GB / 12GB RAM
- 128GB / 256GB Built-in Storage
- 50MP + 8MP + 32MP + 48MP Quad Rear Cameras
- 32MP Front Camera
- 5G Support
- Fast Charging (55W Capacity)
- Non-Removable 4200 mAh Li-Po Battery
Design and Display
Performing an inspection of the Vivo X60 Pro Plus 5G’s design reveals a reminiscence in the design language used on its less premium sibling. They do not look exactly the same, however, there is no denying the fact that they share design traits.
The rear design setup is the easiest way to tell the difference in design between both smartphones. For starters we have different colours, here we have orange and dark blue, meanwhile the non-plus X60 Gray, Aurora.
The camera module on the X60 Pro Plus 5G bears a slighly different setup incomparison to its non-plus varaint. However we still have four cameras and an LED flash. At the bottom of the rear is the Vivo branding, which indicates its a Vivo smartphone.
Moving upfront, we have the same 6.56-inches AMOLED display as seen on its sibling. This display has a resolution of 1080 x 2376 Pixels, a density of 398 PPI, a refresh rate of 120Hz.
The Cameras on the Vivo X60 Pro Plus 5G takes things up a notch with improved cameras on the rear. Instead of having the 48MP + 8MP + 13MP + 13MP on the rear of the non-pro plus varaint, we have a setup that reads a 50MP primary camera, an 8MP periscope telephoto camera, a 32MP regular telephoto camera and a 48MP ultrawide camera.
This rear camera setup is capable of shooting videos up to 8k @ 30fps, similar to what we have on the Samsung galaxy S21 ultra 5G. Please consult the specs sheet for details on the other video recording modes.
On the selfie side, we have got a single 32MP camera, which is also capable of shooting videos up to 4k @ 30fps.
Hardware and Software
Performance on the Vivo X60 Pro Plus 5G is a setup of its non-pro plus sibling, which is all thanks to its 5nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor, as opposed to the Exynos 1080 processor on its less premium sibling.
There is also an increased storage and RAM varaints, enthusiasts will have the options of either 8GB RAM / 128GB storage or a 12GB RAM / 256GB storage combo. Enthusiasts will also have a non-removable 4200mAh battery and a 55W fast charge mechanism.
On the software side, we have the OriginOS 1.0 user interface running on the Android 10 operating system.
The Vivo X60 Pro Plus 5G features a USB Type-C port, low energy Bluetooth 5.1, and Dual band Wifi.
Internet connectivity is capped at 5G, which means enthusiats can utilize 5G connectivity for downloads, uploads and streaming.
Vivo X60 Pro Plus 5G Pricing and Availablility
The price of the Vivo X60 Pro Plus 5G is around $899, which translates to 342,699 Naira in Nigeria, 98,581 in Kenya and 5,224 GHC in Ghana.
The Vivo X60 5G was announced on January 21st 2020 and released for purchase on Janaury 30th 2021.
Vivo X60 Pro Plus 5G Specs
Here are a few specs of the Vivo X60 Pro Plus 5G:
- Platform: Android 11, OriginOS 1.0
- Processor: Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 (5 nm) (Octa-core 1×2.84 GHz Kryo 680 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 680 & 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 680)
- GPU: Adreno 660
- Memory: 8GB / 12GB RAM
- Colours: Orange, Dark Blue
- Dimension: 158.6 x 73.4 x 9.1 mm
- Weight: 190.6 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM
- SIM Count: Dual-SIM
- Display: 6.56-inch AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2376 Pixels (~398 PPI density), ~89.8% screen-to-body ratio, 120Hz Refresh Rate, HDR10+
- Screen Protection: –
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 50MP (Primary) f/1.6 + 8MP (Periscope Telephoto) f/3.4 + 32MP (Telephoto) f/2.1 + 48MP (Ultrawide) 114˚ FOV
- Rear Camera Features: Zeiss optics, Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, Panorama, PDAF, Laser AF, OIS, [email protected], [email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60fps, gyro-EIS, HDR10+
- Front Camera: 32MP Camera, f/2.5, HDR, [email protected], [email protected]
- Built-in Storage: 128GB, 256GB
- Memory Card Support: No
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- 2G CDMA 1X: 800 / 1900
- 3G WCDMA: –
- 3G CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 26, 28, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41
- 5G: 1, 3, 28, 38, 41, 77, 78, 79 SA/NSA
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: Yes
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Bluetooth 5.2, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
- NFC: Yes
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: USB Type-C, USB On-The-Go
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: –
- Push Emails: –
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: No
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: No
- Navigation: A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, NavIC
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: –
- Barometer: –
- SpO2: –
- Pedometer: –
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: –
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (under display, optical)
- Iris Scanner: –
- Face Unlock: –
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes (Google Assistant)
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: –
- Wireless Charging: –
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: –
- Video Editor: –
- Document Viewer: –
- Document Editor: –
- Battery: Non-Removable 4200mAh Li-Po Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: 55W Fast Charging Capacity