vivo is confirmed to unveil its next-generation flagship X100 series smartphones at the end of this year. The lineup is expected to comprise standard, pro, and pro plus models. These will arrive as the successors to the current X90 lineup. The upcoming X100 series has been doing the rounds of the rumor mill for the last few months. Now, reliable Chinese tipster Digital Chat Station has revealed new details of the Vivo X100 series phones on the microblogging platform Weibo.
Vivo X100 series more details surface
Digital Chat Station states that the Vivo X100 series will come with IP68 certification for water and dust resistance. However, it will only be limited to the Pro and Pro+ variants. The IP rating of the standard model is not confirmed. To recall, the X90 has an IP64-rated chassis whereas the X90 Pro and X90 Pro+ are IP68-certified.
Additionally, DCS also mentions that the Vivo X100 Pro and Pro+ models will come with support for 50W wireless charging whereas the X100 will miss out on the feature. The trio will be equipped with dual stereo speaker, an X-Axis linear motor, as well as an IR Blaster. The Vivo X100 and X100 Pro are tipped to launch first in China in November. The Pro+ model will reportedly debut in the first quarter of 2024.
As per past rumors, the Vivo X100 and X100 Pro are expected to be powered by the unannounced Dimensity 9300 SoC whereas the Pro+ model will be equipped with a Snapdragon 8 Gen 3. All three phones will reportedly feature significantly upgraded cameras along with Vivo's V3 imaging chip onboard. The leaked render of the X100 Pro+ revealed that it will feature a rectangular island housing a circular camera module.