Vivo X100 Ultra Leaks Reveal Powerful Cameras and a Hefty Camera Bump

Vivo is set to launch new additions to its X100 series smartphones in China on May 13th, with the top-of-the-line X100 Ultra generating particular buzz. Leaked images from Weibo, a popular Chinese social media platform, offer a first glimpse at the phone's design and confirm some impressive specs.

Real-life Images Surface:

Vivo X100 Ultra Real-Life Images
Vivo X100 Ultra Real-Life Images
The leaked image showcases a white Vivo X100 Ultra featuring a distinctive crescent-shaped camera bump similar to its X100 and X100 Pro siblings. Housing three cameras, the highlight is a rumored 200-megapixel telephoto sensor with a large 1/1.4-inch sensor size, promising exceptional zoom capabilities. 

The X100 Ultra boasts a Sony LYT-900 50-megapixel primary camera with advanced stabilization technology and a 50-megapixel ultra-wide lens, ensuring versatility for various photography needs. Interestingly, the leak suggests that despite the powerful camera hardware, the camera bump's size remains manageable.

Display and Performance:

Beyond the cameras, the Vivo X100 Ultra is expected to sport a large 6.78-inch AMOLED E7 display with a crisp 2K resolution and a smooth 120Hz refresh rate, ideal for an immersive viewing experience. Under the hood, the phone packs a powerful Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chip, offering top-tier performance. Accompanied by up to 16GB of LPDDR5x RAM and up to 1TB of UFS 4.0 storage, the X100 Ultra promises exceptional speed and ample storage for users. Fast charging is also on board, with reports suggesting support for 80W.

Price and Additional Variants:

A recent report hints at the pricing for the X100 Ultra. The 16GB RAM + 512GB storage variant is expected to be priced at around $1,040, while the 12GB RAM + 256GB storage option could cost roughly $930. Additionally, rumors swirl about a potential satellite variant of the phone, boasting 16GB of RAM and a whopping 1TB of storage, with a price tag of approximately $1,180.

The Vivo X100 Ultra is shaping up to be a compelling option for smartphone users seeking a feature-packed device with a strong focus on camera capabilities. With powerful hardware, a premium display, and fast charging, the X100 Ultra appears to be a well-rounded flagship phone. The official launch on May 13th will surely reveal all the details.