VIVO to out the best phablet yet: 5.68mm frame, 6" QHD display, 3500 mAh battery, and an OIS camera

VIVO to out the best phablet yet: 5.68mm frame, 6
VIVO won't be satisfied with outing the thinnest smartphone on the market, it seems, the X5 Max, but is rather working on a new flagship with a rather dreamy specs sheet, too. The flagship is only known by its internal model number for now, “PD1305″, and will sport a 6" LCD screen with a 1440 x 2560 pixels Quad HD resolution, returning a 490ppi count. Needless to say, it will be powered by a blazing Snapdragon 805 quad-core chipset, and will have 3 GB of RAM inside, as well as 32 GB of storage, plus a microSD slot that takes cards up to 128 GB in size.

That's not all, though, as the leaked specs sheet touts screen-to-body ratio of 79.95%, meaning that the phablet will be pretty compact for a 6-incher. The exact dimensions are 158 x 81 x 5.68mm, which is akin to the Huawei Ascend Mate7, for instance, but thinner, and the weight is just 162g, meaning that this will be both the thinnest flagship and the lightest 6" phablet out there when it lands, period.

The new VIVO wonder is also said to feature a 13 MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, dual-tone LED flash, and optical images stabilization, as well as a hearty 8 MP frontal camera with wide-angle lens. As usual, the phone maker includes its signature Hi-Fi experience, as the phablet will have a ES9018 DAC sound processor, and a Texas Instruments OPA2604 Operational Amplifier inside. Last but not least, VIVO has managed to stuff a 3500 mAh juicer into that ultrathin frame, which bodes well for the battery life, despite the QHD panel. Sounds pretty good, and, knowing VIVO, that PD1305 handset should be as elegant as its Xshot handset you see in the thumbnail picture, and as pricey, too.

source: IT (Weibo) via G4Games

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31 Comments

1. LiyanaBG

Posts: 381; Member since: Nov 07, 2013

cool phone/specs

2. sipha

Posts: 440; Member since: May 12, 2012

Sounds pretty unbelievable ey!!

30. f35hunter

Posts: 241; Member since: Dec 12, 2013

It is the best phablet in hardware and specs section so we must wait to see it's real world performance although giving it waterproof rating would be great :)

3. Anterv

Posts: 178; Member since: Jul 09, 2014

6" is absolutely useless. Better to buy a real tablet, since you can't even put it in normal pocket..

5. skyline88

Posts: 698; Member since: Jul 15, 2013

my Mega 6.3 fit in my slim-fit jeans just fine.

9. Andrewtst

Posts: 696; Member since: Jan 25, 2009

Now using Note 4 which is only 5.7" I am waiting Note 5 to be 6"

10. g2a5b0e unregistered

You must be a midget. My Note 4 fits in all my pockets just fine with plenty of space to spare. Get a purse or stop wearing your mom's jeans.

11. Micah007

Posts: 266; Member since: Oct 09, 2014

No better words have ever been spoken.

29. darkkjedii

Posts: 31308; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

LMAOOOOO good one

14. jan25

Posts: 470; Member since: Feb 26, 2012

besides the fact that 6 inch phones can fit in your pocket, i am wondering what could a tablet do or do better? tablets are last year's tech, they are slowing in sales and hopefully hybrids will take over.

18. jk0907

Posts: 5; Member since: Sep 17, 2014

My Note 4 fits just fine in my pocket. Hell, I carry Nexus 7 in my pocket as well lol.

4. McLTE

Posts: 922; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

pretty bold click bait headline there PA. Oh how I despise your method of reporting. As we all know, specs don't make the "best" phone. This phone indeed looks good, but it's a bit of a stretch to call it the best without even having seen/used it.

6. darkkjedii

Posts: 31308; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

Damn, looks hella tite.

12. Rydsmith unregistered

Your ability to constantly live up to black stereotypes is truly astounding.

13. UglyFrank

Posts: 2194; Member since: Jan 23, 2014

Erm what?

15. g2a5b0e unregistered

Your ability to constantly make completely moronic statements is even more astounding.

23. darkkjedii

Posts: 31308; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

Man if you think I give a F**K about what you think about me, think again homie. I'm here to please no one, and gain no ones acceptance. Holla!

24. g2a5b0e unregistered

Lol! +1

25. darkkjedii

Posts: 31308; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

I had to check him bro, give him some bait lol. Some people are so stupid man.

27. g2a5b0e unregistered

Pure ignorance, really. It's a shame.

28. darkkjedii

Posts: 31308; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

Tech site racism, makes him feel big. I say, say it face to face, then see what stereotype a person is.

7. slh163

Posts: 140; Member since: May 19, 2014

nexus 6.. take notes..

8. jasaero

Posts: 46; Member since: Oct 20, 2014

What about IR blaster? If it had that it'd be perfect for me...although these never get US LTE bands so probably not.

16. Akkilidor

Posts: 14; Member since: Oct 14, 2014

everyone's going under 6mm barrier

17. isprobi

Posts: 797; Member since: May 30, 2011

Why not an 810 CPU? And not mention of stereo speakers which are great for watching video. But in the end even if it is made it probably will not be available in USA with LTE. So I guess I keep my Sony Xperia Z Ultra until somebody truly beats it.

19. g2a5b0e unregistered

Did it ever occur to you that the 810 may not be available for commercial use by the time this device is supposed to ship? The 810 won't be in any device until Q1 at the earliest.

20. Nexus4lifes

Posts: 298; Member since: Feb 13, 2014

+ stock android = take my money

21. gigaraga

Posts: 1454; Member since: Mar 29, 2013

Specs look very good, but wait, its Vivo, and Vivo = Chinese, so I'll pass.

22. Af1rPA

Posts: 712; Member since: Jun 12, 2014

Spyware and null Android updates.

26. p51d007

Posts: 705; Member since: Nov 24, 2013

Too expensive...Over 500 dollars is too much for A DEVICE. Top flight specs are nuts, way out perform the apps that run on them. My el-cheapo Mate2, with a 6.1" 720p screen, JB4.3 and snapdragon 400 does fantastic, and was only 300 bucks. Oh boo-hoo..it doesn't have KK or Lollipop or a super-duper processor. Big deal. People are wasting money on these things. iPhone, Note4, now even the nexus is getting in on ripping people off. suckers!

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