Image of Vivo X5Pro reveals glowing logo

Image of Vivo X5Pro reveals glowing logo
Just yesterday, we showed you a teaser for the Vivo X5Pro that promoted the retina scanner that apparently will be on the phone. The teaser showed a security shield to convey the idea that a retina scanner offers more protection than a fingerprint scanner. A second teaser confirmed that the front-facing camera on the phone will produce 32MP images by stitching together a number of images taken within a fraction of a second after the camera's shutter is deployed.

This morning, we have new images of the phone to show you, both revealing a glowing logo under the screen. This could be related to the fingerprint scanner rumored to be included with the phone. But that does beg the question, why have both a retina scanner and a fingerprint scanner on the same device? And since Vivo has already posted a teaser for the retina scanner, that would seem to tell us that the manufacturer has already decided which feature will be sticking around. So then, what is the glowing logo for? For the definitive answer to that question, we might have to wait for the phone to be officially unveiled. That will happen on May 7th.

Vivo has teased other features of the phone including a Type-C USB port that allows users to connect the cable to the port with either end up. And the rear camera will offer a Phase Detection Auto Focus (PDAF). The phone will be unveiled the day after the ZTE Nubia Z9 sees the light of day in China. Ah, to be a young flagship phone buyer in China.


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12 Comments

1. Simona unregistered

Very nice phone

3. AnTuTu

Posts: 1580; Member since: Oct 14, 2012

I just love their design. Though it is bit inspired by Note 4 & iPhone 6 but the implementation is pretty good.

4. Bondurant

Posts: 773; Member since: Jun 04, 2014

It has zero resemblance to Note 4 and iphone.

6. neela_akaash

Posts: 1239; Member since: Aug 05, 2014

May be he should see the phone without that mask on his face.... every-phone resembles to note 4 and iphone to some people.....

11. Ashoaib

Posts: 3260; Member since: Nov 15, 2013

Infact note 4 is inspired from Vivo xplay 3s which was announced back in 2013, along with note 3... I had both and note 4 feels like a copy of xplay 3s... X5Pro and all other phones of vivo follow almost the same design language... Those people who think that every phone is a copy of either iphone 6 or note 4 are simply plain pathetic... as a matter of fact or in reality apple and samsung are the one copying lesser know OEMs but people are not aware about it

7. kobainez

Posts: 454; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

Inspired by Note 4? S6 is inspire by iphone 6 not this

9. ShaikhJGI

Posts: 356; Member since: Jan 10, 2014

S6 is Inspired by there own phone Samsung Ativ S, infact iphone copied Ativ S & Note 2 design. Ignorance is bliss. Growup dude

10. Simona unregistered

Man jeezus can you p stop now saying what the phone is looks like?? No they didnt inspired.. I had vivo x3s loong time ago .. they has their own design ! Same goes with vi o x5max ! Slimest phones ..

2. DonChoi

Posts: 35; Member since: Oct 21, 2014

It's under glass(materials) fingerprint scanner tech. Also, It's possible on side power button It's comming...ZTE Nubia Z9, Sony Xperia P2, LG G4 premium model. Full screen fingerprint recognition feature will be expected Vivo Xplay5s, Sony Z5 and LG Note, etc.

5. Bondurant

Posts: 773; Member since: Jun 04, 2014

Why so much thinking over it ? Its so obvious a notification light.

8. VSN24

Posts: 20; Member since: Dec 12, 2013

Yet another near bezel-less smartphone?

12. spiderpig2894

Posts: 597; Member since: Jan 10, 2012

Sony Xperia TX was the first to have a glowing logo.

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