Mobile Phones: Vivo V3Max
News & Reviews: Vivo V3Max
Last Updated: Dec 23, 2016
Just when you thought we didn't need another selfie smartphone in the market right after the OPPO F1s, Vivo decided to drop another one on us - the Vivo V5 coming in full frontal attack with a 20MP front camera. Actually, the V5 is the latest phone marketed as an all-purpose selfie phone, just after the F1s and the Gionee S6s (which is only available in China and India). With a retail price of RM1299, is this too much for just a selfie phone? To find out the pros and cons, take a read below to find out.
Last Updated: Aug 31, 2016
Moving forward from their previous plastic brushed metal backsides, the ASUS ZenFone 3 looks unlike any ZenFone you’ve seen before with its slim metal frame and glass front and back. Featuring 4GB of RAM, a 14nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor and a new and improved 16MP rear camera that can record 4K video and more, have ASUS scaled new heights of Zen with this new ZenFone? We find out in our review of the ASUS ZenFone 3 ZE552KL below.
Last Updated: Aug 09, 2016
Last week was crazy busy as Honor started it with a bang and their officially announced Honor Note 8 and Honor 5 Play. Samsung subsequently skipped numbers and officially announced the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 with their new Gear VR. ASUS soon followed suit with their full range of ASUS ZenFone 3, ASUS ZenFone 3 Ultra, ASUS ZenFone 3 Deluxe, ASUS ZenFone 3 Max and ASUS ZenFone 3 Laser smartphones along with their ASUS ZenBook 3, ASUS Transformer 3 and ASUS Transformer 3 Pro, all for Malaysia.
Last Updated: Aug 06, 2016
According to the latest Internation Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, vivo has entered the world's top 5 smartphones manufacturer, thanks to their steady presence in Malaysia along with the combined with the sales of vivo V3Max, which is their latest smartphone sporting 4GB RAM, dual-engine fast charging, HiFi (High Fidelity) sound technology, and a quick 0.2 second fingerprint unlocking.
Last Updated: Aug 05, 2016
There’s a whole bunch of metal midrange smartphones these days packing in a metal unibody, fingerprint sensor and more or less midrange tech specs and the vivo V3Max appears to be one of them. To be perfectly honest, I’m not particularly a fan of vivo smartphones, having already reviewed another metal Vivo, but this time around the V3Max pleasantly surprised me with it’s well polished design and flagship-level performance. Read on to find out why.
Last Updated: May 31, 2016
This week there wasn't any major event or device that stood out in tech, but we did see notable new entries with the announcement of the Samsung Galaxy C5 and C7 smartphones while Xiaomi launched their affordable 4K video recording Mi Drone. Pebble announced some new wearables and the rumours were rife as usual but the more notable one included that the honor 5C could be coming to Malaysia next month while something better and more beautiful would be coming from honor in Q3.
Last Updated: May 25, 2016
The Vivo V3Max has been around in Malaysia for more than a month now, featuring 4GB RAM + 8GB ROM, 5.5-inch display, 13MP rear camera + a huge 8MP front camera, a fingerprint sensor and many more, this device is RM1399 only (inclusive of GST) and comes in Gold and Rose Gold. Check out our unboxing and first impression hands-on video below!
Last Updated: May 12, 2016
It's been a month now since vivo announced their V3Max in Malaysia, and with the success of the launch, vivo has decided to bring in a Rose Gold V3Max and as well as the V3 to Malaysia! You can visit our V3Max coverage page if you want to see the tech-specs and features, as for the V3 specifications, check it out below:
Last Updated: Apr 11, 2016
The Vivo V3Max will be coming to Malaysia on 13 April 2016 with a special pre-order promotion going on. Go check out the nearest vivo outlets to make your pre-order and get a mystery gift worth RM199 and a leather phone case (while stocks last). The V3Max offers a number of premium tech specs and features including a Snapdragon 652 processor, 4GB RAM, 32GB storage, a rear fingerprint sensor and 5.5-inch full HD display. No Malaysia pricing details yet, but it recently went on sale in India for RM1409 so here's hoping to a price tag below that.