Vivo NEX Dual Display Edition Vs Vivo NEX S, should you upgrade? Vivo recently unveiled the Dual Display Edition in China and its one of the first smartphone to come with the 6.39-inch display at the front as well as a 5.49-inch secondary display at the rear. This is coming after the release of the first NEX smartphone which came with the pop-up selfie camera.
The Dual Display Edition is totally different and unique. It has a great battery life and so many nice features and we will be comparing it to the NEX S. The NEX S is one of the most fascinating smartphone ever from Vivo. It has an all-screen design, a great battery life and a powerful hardware components found on any high-end devices like the iPhone X, Samsung Galaxy S9 amongst others. It also has so many other great features. Which do you think will win the heart of Android lovers in the smartphone market? Please find out in our comprehensive comparison.
Vivo NEX Dual Display Edition Vs Vivo NEX S : Design
Both devices are made of aluminum. However, the Dual Display Edition has a dual-display design. This smartphone has a screen on its rear which serves as a mirror to the front camera. This simply means that two different applications can run on the front screen and also on the rear screen at the same time. It has an in-display fingerprint sensor.
While the Vivo NEX S has a 3D glass rear. This glass rear curves into the palm when holding the device. This device has no physical buttons on the front or rear of the smartphone, However, it has a power and volume rocker on the right of the device and a Jovi AI assistant button on the left(Jovi is the name of its software). It has a fingerprint scanner which is concealed under the display. Both smartphones weighs 199g.
Vivo NEX Dual Display Edition Vs Vivo NEX S : Display
The Vivo NEX Dual Display Edition sports a tall 6.39-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels, the screen has a pixel per inch density of 403. While, the Vivo NEX S sports a 6.59-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with 1080 x 2316 Pixels in resolution and 388ppi.
Vivo NEX Dual Display Edition Vs Vivo NEX S : Software and Hardware
The Dual Display Edition houses a Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 chipset with a Octa-core processor clocking speed of up to 2.7GHz. The Dual Display Edition has 10GB RAM and 128GB storage space.
While the S houses the Snapdragon 845 chipset with Octa-core processor clocking at 2.7GHz. In the RAM department, the S has 8GB and 128GB/256GB storage space.
For the Software, the Dual Display Edition runs on the Android 9.0 Pie Operating System. While the S runs on the Android 8.1 Oreo operating system.
Vivo NEX Dual Display Edition Vs Vivo NEX S : Camera
The Dual Display Edition has a triple camera setup of 12MP + 2MP + 0.3MP. While the NEX S has a dual rear camera set up of 12MP + 5MP with a great pop-up front camera of 8MP with an aperture of f/2.0.
Vivo NEX Dual Display Edition Vs Vivo NEX S : Battery
Powering the Dual Display Edition is a 3500mah Non-removable Li-Po battery with fast battery charging. While the NEX S is powered by 4000mAh Non-removable Li-lon battery with fast battery charging as well.
Vivo NEX Dual Display Edition Vs Vivo NEX S : Verdict
Both smartphones are very interesting with cool specs and some similar features. However, I think the Dual Display Edition is a little bit better than the NEX S, thanks to its 9.0 Pie OS which makes the user experience seem like an Android / iOS hybrid. But that doesn’t mean the NEX S isn’t good as it has so many innovative features as well.
Vivo NEX Dual Display Edition Vs Vivo NEX S Specs Comparison
|Model||Vivo NEX Dual Display Edition||Vivo NEX S|
|Announced||December, 2018||June, 2018|
|Released||December, 2018||June, 2018|
|Status||Available on Shopping stores||Available on Shopping stores|
|2G Network||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz|
|3G Network||WCDMA: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100||WCDMA: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100|
|4G Network||LTE band LTE||LTE band LTE 1(2100), 2(1900),3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850),7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800),20(800), 25(1900), 26(850),28(700), 34(2000), 38(2600),39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)|
Nano + Nano
Nano + Nano
|SIM Count||Dual SIM||Dual SIM|
|Dimensions||157.2 x 75.3 x 8.1 mm||162 x 77 x 8 mm|
|Colours||Polar Blue||Black, Red|
|Display Type||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen|
|Resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels||1080 x 2316 pixels|
|Colors||16M colors||16M colors|
|Touch Screen Model||Capacitive||Capacitive|
|Features||Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant, 2.5D curved glass screen||Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant|
|Secondary Display|| Super AMOLED 5.49-inch with
1080 x 1920 pixels
|12MP + 2MP + 0.3MP||12MP + 5MP|
White balance settings
White balance settings
|Yes, dual-LED||Yes, dual-LED|
|f/1.8||f/1.8 – f/2.4|
|Android 9.0 Pie||Android 8.1 Oreo|
|Funtouch OS 4.5||Funtouch OS 4|
|Qualcomm Snapdragon 845||Qualcomm Snapdragon 845|
|CPU||Octa-core 2.7GHz||Octa-core 2.7GHz|
|GPU (Graphics)||Adreno 630||Adreno 630|
|Card Type||microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC||microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC|
|Controls||Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key||Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key|
|USB Type||Yes, Type-C||Yes, Type-C|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS||Yes, with A-GPS|
|Battery Type||Li-Po Battery||Li-lon Battery|
|Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC||Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC|
|Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player||Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player|
|Vibration, Ringtones||Vibration, Ringtones|
|MP3, WAV||MP3, WAV|
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
Vivo NEX Dual Display Edition Vs Vivo NEX S Price
|Starting From||$749 – $799||$699 – $799|
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