Vivo X100 Ultra with Satellite Calls Expected to Launch Soon

Vivo fans expecting the top-of-the-line X100 Pro+ with the latest Snapdragon chip were left waiting after the company unveiled the X100 and X100 Pro in November 2023. However, recent reports suggest the wait is nearing its end. The highly anticipated phone, potentially renamed the Vivo X100 Ultra, is rumored to launch in the second quarter of 2024, boasting features like satellite communication and a powerful processor.

Vivo Confirms Upcoming Phones with Satellite Connectivity:

Vivo X100
Vivo X100 Series
Adding fuel to the launch rumors, Vivo's Vice President for Product confirmed the company's plan to introduce smartphones with satellite communication support. This technology allows users to connect directly to satellites for emergency calls and texts in remote areas with no cellular signal, potentially placing the X100 Ultra in competition with the likes of the Xiaomi 14 Ultra and Find X7 Ultra.
Vivo X100 Ultra with Satellite Communication
Vivo X100 Ultra with Satellite Communication

Expected Features of the Vivo X100 Ultra:

The Vivo X100 Ultra is expected to be a powerhouse, equipped with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chipset. One of the most exciting features is the rumored two-way satellite communication, a valuable tool for hikers, campers, and adventurers venturing off the beaten path.

Camera enthusiasts will likely be impressed with the reports of a 50-megapixel LYT-900 main camera with variable aperture and OIS (Optical Image Stabilization). The camera system is also expected to include an ultra-wide lens, a telephoto camera, and a periscope telephoto camera with a whopping 200-megapixel resolution, offering impressive zoom capabilities.

Beyond the X100 Ultra: Vivo X100s Series on the Horizon:

In addition to the X100 Ultra, Vivo is reportedly working on the X100s series, featuring the upcoming Dimensity 9300+ chipset. The X100s and X100s Pro could potentially launch alongside the X100 Ultra in May 2024, giving Vivo fans a range of new options to choose from.

With the rumored launch date approaching, more information about the Vivo X100 Ultra and X100s series is expected to surface soon. Stay tuned for further updates on these exciting new phones from Vivo.