World's thinnest smartphone, BBK Vivo X3T, receives certification from China

World's thinnest smartphone, BBK Vivo X3T, receives certification from China
At the end of July, we told you about the world's thinnest smartphone, the BBK Vivo X3. The phone has just received certification in China and will be known as the Vivo X3T with a thickness of 5.75mm. With that measurement, even the 6.18mm Huawei P6 looks like a fat slob and we won't even talk about the Oppo Finder which weighs in at 6.65mm thick.

The rest of the specs for the Vivo X3T include a 5 inch screen with resolution of 1080 x 1920 (FHD). Under the hood is a quad-core 1.5GHz MediaTek MT6589T processor with 1GB of RAM on board. The camera on back is 8MP while the front-facing snapper is 5MP. The phone is expected to launch on August 22nd for the world's largest carrier, China Mobile. Android 4.2 will be pre-installed out of the box.

The dimensions of the BBK Vivo X3T are 143.27mm x 71.03mm x 5.75mm. On the scale, the device weighs 150 grams. No pricing information was released. Considering the way we have seen the title of the world's thinnest smartphone pass from model to model, who knows how long the Vivo X3T will be wearing the crown.


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source: Tenaa (translated) via TechKiddy

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19 Comments

1. haikallp

Posts: 319; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

Still don't get it why manufacturers race this thinnest smartphone war. I'd rather have a bigger battery.

3. Kishin

Posts: 706; Member since: May 30, 2013

I think the battery is below 1800mAh

18. Ethos unregistered

no it is 2000

5. jackhammeR

Posts: 1548; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

because of people with sissy hands who can't hold anything bigger than >8mm/120g.

10. Davcoss

Posts: 6; Member since: Jul 01, 2013

Don't underestimate China, They can make everything become possible. LOL

13. skyline88

Posts: 700; Member since: Jul 15, 2013

like an exploding battery. LOL

19. Ethos unregistered

that even samsung .. or apple that is battery manuf fail !

11. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

It's made in China after all, everything is possible.

16. Tcool unregistered

Try CloudFone Thrill 430x if you are not concerned about the thickness. It has 4.3" screen and Polymer 4160mAh battery. Wow that's more than enough juice for heavy usage.

17. Ethos unregistered

Well all manuf know that battery is issue .. no one manuf can do with batt much ..

2. Kishin

Posts: 706; Member since: May 30, 2013

Whoa 5MP for front facing Camera!! Thats amazing. But its no coming to the US

9. akbar

Posts: 62; Member since: Feb 09, 2012

The Chinese (generally all Asians) are crazy for selfies - believe me I live there. I am just worried for the structural integrity of the phone. So thin it might get an flexible display after purchase :)

4. Rehankhan

Posts: 323; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

i really like the design of this phone

6. Yubnub

Posts: 100; Member since: May 23, 2013

I said thinner! Take it back.

7. keylimejelly

Posts: 22; Member since: Aug 16, 2013

combine these 3 Vivo x3t and u will get new Nokia brick aka paperweight

8. xoxoGeorges

Posts: 209; Member since: Jul 11, 2013

Under the hood is a quad-core 1.5GHz MediaTek MT6589T processor with 1GB of RAM on board Eh I'll pass

12. valapsp

Posts: 565; Member since: Aug 12, 2011

well i like the knife idea but from a renown manufacturer like Nokia or Motorola and with a battery size of 3500mAh+ which Chinese proved that is possible to fit in such a thinness.

14. GeekMovement unregistered

1000mAH battery.

15. Socahan

Posts: 9; Member since: Oct 17, 2012

Crazy statistics for crazy users - whoever gets excited about having a paper thin phone should also understand that every cut in thickness also translates in a cut in battery size, therefore in battery life. WHY? Because one cannot stand a 8-10mm phone?

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