Close on the heels of selling about half a million handsets in India, Vivo, a smartphone brand from China is set to assembling and eventually manufacture its smartphones in India itself. The company has launched its latest 4G LTE X5Pro smartphone in India today as well.
In a phased activity, the company is first planning to rent space in Noida and bring its high end smartphone assembling units from China. Later on it is planning to create its own manufacturing unit in Greater Noida as well. By the end of next year, the manufacturing unit will have more than 2000 people.
“We are looking forward to having Indian assembled smartphones within the next three months first and then we will be manufacturing smartphones here as well. By the end of next year, our manufacturing unit will have about 2000 people. We will be investing INR 125 crore in this direction,“ explained, Jerome, DGM, Vivo India.
Since it started operations in India, about eight months back, the company has sold more than half a million smartphones in India and now it is planning to sell more than 2 million units by the end of next year.
Vivo India Launches Hi-Fi & Smart X5Pro
Vivo has launched its latest Smartphone X5Pro. This product is inspired by the beauty of the “Drop of Water”. The basic concept behind its creation is the combination of Technology and Nature and thus “Touched by Beauty”. X5Pro is specially designed for people who believe in style and beauty as an imperative part of their personality and life. The product is priced at MRP Rs 27,980 for the Indian market targeting the Upper Middle Class, HNI’s and true Smartphone Lovers.
The greatest feature that distinguishes vivo is Hi-Fi music. As vivo is the pioneer of Hi-Fi music smartphone, it has several milestone products such as X1 and X5Max, etc., and the X5Pro is no exception in terms of quality Hi-Fi music experience
The new Smartphone ‘X5Pro’ is equipped with Hi-Fi Sound and 4G LTE network which makes it a smartphone for the future. With slim and glassy look on both sides with stylish metallic frame, the handset is absolutely fit for the pickiest hands. For passionate smartphone users the phone comes with 5.2-inch Super AMOLED Full HD Display (1920×1080).
Speaking at the launch, Alex Feng, CEO, vivo India, “Today we are here to celebrate our flagship innovation for the Indian market. We are confident that this model will not only delight the Smartphone fans, but will also set the benchmark for next-generation design, manufacture and Hi-Fi music performance in the industry. Along with it, comes our extreme commitment to quality service pan India.”
This smartphone which is ‘Touched by Beauty’ will be available in all vivo outlets from August. Also the pre- booking on vivo India official website (www.vivoglobal.in) will start midnight today.
Customers who book the phone before 31st July stand a chance to win exciting gifts. Also, one lucky winner every day has the Chance to win an X5Pro.
Invincible beauty feature-“Touched by Beauty”
The Smartphone ‘X5Pro’ overlay atop Android 5.0 with a special Funtouch OS 2.1 software. The 1.5 GHz Snapdragon 615 64bit Octa-core processor makes the smartphone work smoother and faster with the internal 16GB ROM which is expandable up to 128 GB. The smartphone is loaded with 2 GB RAM and equipped with Dual Faced 2.5D curvy glass. Loaded with a high stamina of 2450mAh battery and Battery Stamina Mode the smartphone can be used for a much longer time. Currently the colour available in India is white.
Vivo Hi-Fi Extreme audio experience is empowered by a custom-made DAC AK4375 audio chip, making the fine details of music finer, and giving the audience a music sensation.
The 13MP rear camera with 8MP front camera enables the user to take perfect and alive looking pictures in any environment. The camera comes with some of the best camera modes such as PDAF (Phase Detection Auto Focus) Capture, Gender based Beautification, Night and Panorama to make a professional and appealing picture.