Vivo NEX 3S 5G – Quad Camera, Super AMOLED Display

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We have been familiar with Vivo Nex 3 which was released in September 2019. Now, Vivo is out with Vivo Nex 3S 5G. It is also a high-quality smartphone that adds features in a sense, making it even better than its predecessor. Internally, the device has been upgraded, thanks to the 5G technology now available in the 2020 design.

Vivo Nex 3S 5G Design

Design of Vivo Nex 3S 5G shows that it measures 167.44 x 76.14 x 9.40 mm and it weighs 218 grams. This edition largely retains the quality of the predecessor with the pop-up front camera, with three cameras to the rear.

Vivo Nex 3S 5G Display

Trust the Nex 3S for waterfall display. It is rich with Super AMOLED FHD+ touchscreen capacitive technology. The display size is 6. 89 and that’s clearly big enough. The screen resolution is 1080 x 2256 pixels, 24-bit colour depth. The manufacturer intimated that the smartphone is up to 99.6% screen to body resolution.

Vivo Nex 3S 5G Processor

The processor found on the Vivo Nex 3S 5G comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 64-bit processor. The CPU is Octa-core ARM Cortex -A53. Furthermore, the GPU is Qualcomm Adreno 650.

Storage Features

There are two variants of the Vivo Nex 3S 5G. each comes with differing prices. The RAM composition is 8 GB, and another 12 GB UFS 3.1 compliant, while the internal storage is 256 GB for both. Such massive space for storing large files and apps.

Battery Power

Powering the Vivo Nex 3S 5G is a 4500 mAh Li-Po non-removable battery. It is equipped with fast charging, although there is no wireless charging support for the device. However, this battery is superb for long hours of backup.

Speaker and Call Quality

Stereo speakers at the helm of affairs. This is a high-quality smartphone with a good upgrade in the speakers, sound quality, and the user can be assured that the 3.5mm jack performs very well to the desired quality expected from a device of this nature.

Software Features & Sensors

Actually, the Vivo Nex 3S 5G is Android 10 Funtouch empowered. Furthermore, the sensors are fingerprint, accelerometer, compass, gyroscope, proximity, and light. There is also NFC in this device, giving the user the opportunity for making use of the GPS in a better way.

Camera, Video, and Image Quality

Camera composition for Vivo Nex 3S 5G is triple at the rear. They go thus- 64 MP, 13 MP, and another 13 MP. At the front, there is a single 16 MP selfie camera. The features for those cameras are digital zoom, auto flash, face detection, touch to focus, and more. The aperture is f/2.0.

Vivo Nex 3S 5G Full Technical Specification


Device TypeSmartphone
ModelVivo Nex 3S 5G
AnnouncedMarch 2020
ReleasedMarch 2020
StatusAvailable on Shopping Stores


2G NetworkYes
3G NetworkYes
4G & 5G NetworkYes
SIM TypeNano
SIM CountDual SIM


Dimensions167.44 x 76.14 x 9.40 mm
Weight218.50 grams


Display TypeSuper AMOLED FHD+ capacitive touchscreen
Size6.89 inches
Resolution1080 x 2256 pixels, 24-bit colour depth
Colours16 M colours
Pixel Density
Screen-To-Body Ratio99.6%
Touch ScreenYes
Secondary DisplayNo


Primary64 MP + 13 MP + 13 Mp
FeaturesLED flash
FlashYes, Dual LED flash
Secondary13 MP


Operating SystemAndroid v10
User Interface (UI)Funtouch OS 10 based
Java SupportYes


Chipset (SoC)Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
CPUARM Cortex-A53 Cores
GPUAdreno 650
RAM (Memory)8 GB, 12 GB
Internal Storage256 GB, 256 GB
Card SlotNo
SensorsFingerprint, light, accelerometer, proximity,
ControlsTouchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key


Wi-fi HotspotYes
USB TypeType-C USB v5.0
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou
Wireless ChargingNo


Battery TypeLi-Poly
Capacity4500 mAh
Fast ChargingYes, 44W
Talk Time
Music Play


Audio PlaybackYes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Video PlaybackYes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Video Out
FM Radio
Alert TypesVibration, Ringtones
Ring TonesMP3, WAV
HandsfreeYes, 3.5mm jack

Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer


Vivo Nex 3S Price

Vivo Nex 3S came with a price starting $640 to $762. The price of the smartphone will amount to about N230,400 as starting price in Nigeria.

Phone Verdict

This is a marvellous provision for fans of Vivo. The 5G is a hit. It helps wireless connectivity 6. The screen is large but not too large because it still retains its smartphone status. The pricing is good too, but users apparently love the fact that it is not a 7.1 display sized device or a 5.1 display.

Package Contents

Inside the box, the buyer will find the following- 1. The phone, 2. Charger, 3. SIM needle 4. USB data cable, 5. User manual, 6. Protective screen guard, 7. Earphones, 8. TPU protective case

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