Vivo Apex 2019, a concept smartphone, teased online for a while comes with no ports, no physical buttons, and well, no selfie camera. The Vivo Apex 2019 is likely to be on display at MWC 2019. Exclusive first look of the Vivo Apex 2019 proves it to be slick donning a fully bezel-less and button-less slab.
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The Vivo Apex 2019 sports an all-display design without a notch or a punch-hole and packs a dual camera setup at the back, and connecting pins at the rear end for charging and transferring of data. This concept smartphone comes with full-display fingerprint scanning technology and USB ports replaced by magnetic power connectors – “MagPorts” – that would enable both charging and data transfer.
Spark Ni, senior vice president of Vivo said, “With the goal of enhanced usability and simplicity at the core, APEX 2019 offers consumers a glimpse into the future of smartphone design and development. The Super Unibody design and Full-Display Fingerprint Scanning technology, among several other breakthrough features, make APEX 2019 a truly exceptional smartphone that demonstrates Vivo’s continuous exploration and pursuit of exceptional innovation for consumers.”
The company also said, “The 5G-compatible smartphone is expected to be powered by a Snapdragon 855 chipset and will be available in 256GB and 512GB storage variants with 12GB RAM, equipped with Artificial Intelligent (AI) assistant “Jovi”.
“Vivo APEX 2019” will be showcased at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) that is going to be held in Barcelona, Spain in February. It will be induced with “Body SoundCasting” technology that will transform the entire display of the smartphone into a speaker via the screen vibration function, avoiding the need for a speaker grill.