Amsterdam, 25 July 2022 – vivo, the technology company that already sells advanced smartphones in more than 70 countries and regions and has more than 400 million users, today announces that it is coming to the Netherlands. As of July 27, there are three different models for sale here: the flagship model X80 Pro, Y76 and Y33s. vivo is known as a company that bases choices on insights from consumer research and the customer’s actual needs. Partly because of this, vivo has some smartphone novelties to its name, such as the on-screen fingerprint scanner or the gimbal-stabilized camera system.
vivo grows step by step
vivo is proud of the step-by-step approach with which the company enters new markets. A strategy that has proven successful with 11 years of experience in the smartphone industry. With a strong focus on R&D and strict quality control of the production process in all seven of its own production facilities, vivo is now the market leader in several Asian markets and its home market in China. In the last two years, since launching in Europe, the vivo team in these markets has grown to more than 200 local experts. The professionals are supported by more than 90 people of 18 nationalities from the European headquarters in Düsseldorf, Germany.
“We are now looking forward to showing the distinctive vivo approach to Dutch media and consumers. Since the launch of vivo in Europe in October 2020, we have steadily grown sales in 22 European countries and have already received many positive reactions to vivo smartphones .We are very much looking forward to making consumers and partners happy with our products in the Netherlands as well, while sticking to the philosophy: do the right thing and do it right,” says Angus, CEO of vivo Holland.
To ensure that vivo smartphones are available to everyone, the company has also expanded the list of major retailers and telecom operators in each of the markets. This has ensured coverage of more than 60% of all European markets where the brand is present. With knowledge of consumer demands and preferences in the Netherlands, vivo has announced its first collaboration here with Belsimpel.
Premium mobile photography with X80 Pro 5G
Today’s top-of-the-range vivo smartphone, the X80 Pro, has first-class photography capabilities thanks to the unique image processing system developed by vivo in collaboration with ZEISS, a world leader in optics and optoelectronics. For example, the X80 Pro has the new vivo V1+ Chip and rear camera lens ZEISS T*Coating as standard for bright, natural colors and cinematic videos and portraits. In addition, the X80 Pro features a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor, E5 Ultra Vision display and Liquid Cooling Vapor Chamber technology for a powerful yet smooth user experience. The smartphone also features an ultrasonic fingerprint sensor that is 11.1x larger than a traditional optical fingerprint sensor, 80W FlashCharge and 50W Wireless FlashCharge to improve efficiency and productivity. With the new X80 Pro, vivo brings users a premium mobile experience to the next level with new cinematic photography features developed in collaboration with ZEISS. More and detailed information about the X80 Pro can be found in the appendix.
In addition to this flagship model, the vivo European lineup includes a very capable family of smartphones under the Y series. From entry-level devices, for those looking for their first smartphone, to mid-range devices for those looking for a balanced device with an unbeatable price-quality ratio.
Always the perfect picture with vivo Y76 5G
vivo helps consumers create the “perfect shot”. So is the vivo Y76, which has a 50 Megapixel main camera as part of a triple rear camera system. This is enhanced with processing power and intuitive software features that deliver stunning results and stimulate user creativity. On the front, the smartphone is equipped with a 16 MP HD front camera. For bright and vivid night photography, the Y76 offers vivo’s Super Night Shift Mode 2.0, while Fun Shot features such as the new Face Beauty and Multi-style Portrait modes allow for a wide range of creative possibilities. Sharp and ultra-stable video recording is ensured by EIS and Eye Autofocus, and to easily get through the day, the Y76 has a 4100 milliamp battery with 44W vivo FlashCharge. More and detailed information about Y76 can be found in the appendix.
Snap and Play with vivo Y33s
To complement the Y series, vivo has introduced the Y33s. It has a 50 Megapixel main camera as part of a triple rear camera setup, giving consumers the right set to capture their memories. The camera setup also includes a super macro camera for added clarity when shooting up close. Once again, vivo ensures that performance matches the company’s Perfect Shot positioning: an 8GB RAM processor accompanied by a MediaTek Helio G80 SOC ensures that all applications run smoothly and images are processed quickly.
Prices, availability, warranty and service
The Vivo X80 Pro will be launched on July 25 and will be available from July 27 with an RRP of €1099.
The entry-level mid-range Y series will be available from €299 for the Y76, followed by €219 for the Y33s.
Because reliability and after-sales support are essential for vivo, all phones are backed by a two-year manufacturer’s warranty. In the unlikely event that something goes wrong, customers in the Netherlands can rely on The Phone Lab’s service, which is available at eight locations in the Dutch market.
vivo is a technology company that creates amazing products with design at the center and smart devices and intelligent services at the core. The company wants to build a bridge between people and the digital world. Through unique creativity, vivo offers users an increasingly convenient mobile and digital life. In line with the company’s core values, including user-centricity, design, continuous learning and team spirit, vivo has implemented a sustainable development strategy. With the vision of developing into a more world-class company.
Vivo’s best local talent is supported by a network of R&D centers in Shenzhen, Dongguan, Nanjing, Beijing, Hangzhou, Shanghai and Xi’an. They focus on developing state-of-the-art consumer technologies, including 5G, artificial intelligence, industrial design, imaging systems and other emerging technologies. vivo has also established an intelligent own production network with an annual production capacity of nearly 200 million smartphones. At present, vivo has spread its sales network to more than 60 countries and regions and is loved by more than 400 million users worldwide.
Vivo’s sales office in the Netherlands is operated by Haicheng Mobile Company (Netherlands) BV, as the designated sales and distribution representative of vivo Mobile Communication Co., Ltd.
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