Vivo S12 is reportedly in the pipeline as the next smartphone series from the Chinese brand. Ahead of any official announcement from Vivo, a tipster has revealed some of the specifications of the handset. The latest Vivo smartphone series is tipped to include the Vivo S12 and Vivo S12 Pro models. They are said to be launched along with the Oppo Reno 7 series later this month. The latest Oppo Reno lineup is said to include the Oppo Reno 7, Oppo Reno 7 Pro and Oppo Reno 7 SE models.
Tipster Arsenal posted about the launch of the new Vivo S12 series via Weibo. According to the tipster, the Vivo 12 series and Oppo Reno 7 series will release around the same time. The tipster said that Oppo has chosen flat displays for its smartphones, while Vivo has focused on curved screens. The top variant of the Vivo S12 Pro series is said to feature a 50-megapixel main camera. However, other specifications of the smartphones in the series such as processor, camera and battery capacity are not yet known.
The upcoming Oppo Reno lineup has been leaked several times in the past, suggesting the prices of the smartphones as well as some of their specifications. As mentioned, the series includes Oppo Reno 7, Oppo Reno 7 Pro and Oppo Reno 7 SE smartphones. Oppo Reno 7 and Oppo Reno 7 Pro can be given a 6.5-inch full-HD + OLED display and a 4,500mAh battery with 65W fast charging support. The Oppo Reno 7 SE variant is said to be the base model in the new lineup and is said to pack 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage.
The base RAM + storage variant of Oppo Reno 7 can be priced at CNY 3,499 (approximately Rs 40,900), while the base model of Oppo Reno 7 Pro is said to be priced at CNY 4,299 (approximately Rs 50,300). The Oppo Reno 7 SE is said to come with a price tag of CNY 2,699 (roughly Rs. 31,600) for the base model.
The launch of both the Oppo Reno 7 series and the Vivo S12 series is yet to be officially confirmed by the Chinese smartphone makers.