Vivo X5Max

price Rs. 14,990 onwards | launch Dec, 2014
magic score ?
<50
poor value for money
our verdict: avoid
ranked
#138
of 150 phones in Rs. 10,000 - 15,000

PhoneCurry Editor's Note

summarizing opinion across 4 expert reviews

What We Liked

  • Good build quality
  • Premium looks
  • Sleek design - the slimmest smartphone to date!
  • Good ergonomics - comfortable to hold in hand
  • Good display
  • Funtouch UI over Android interface
  • Very good speed/performance - can comfortably handle intensive tasks, and gaming
  • Good loudspeaker
  • Decent call quality
  • Good battery life

What We Didn't

  • Average camera

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Operating System
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.4
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5.5 inches
Screen Resolution1080x1920 pixels (~ 401 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • Super AMOLED
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Gyroscope
  • Gesture Sensor
Processor/RAM
ProcessorOcta Core, Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 (Quad Core 1.7 GHz Cortex-A53 + Quad Core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPUAdreno 405
RAM2 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 128 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2300 mAh
Dimensions
Weight156 gm
Thickness4.75 mm
Camera
Camera13.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • F/2.0 Aperture
  • Night Mode
  • Double Exposure
  • Panorama Mode
Secondary Camera5.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • F/2.4 Aperture
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
CompassYes
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App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM (Hybrid SIM slot)
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
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  • WiFi Direct
  • WiFi Dual Band
  • USB One-The-Go
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
average brand rating
3.22/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for all phones launched by this brand in recent times
brand perception
Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Very Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys