Vivo Nex 3 smartphone was launched on 17th September 2019. Vivo Nex 3 is a tremendous premium smartphone that comes with quite one new feature. It’s the primary offering from the brand that uses a waterfall display board. The device features a strong configuration backed by a strong battery and flash charging speed. In this article, we will update you on whether the Vivo Nex 3 will receive the official Android 11 (Funtouch OS 11).
Google has finally pushed the Android 11 Beta update, the official public version of the software isn’t likely to land until the end of the year at least. All Pixel devices(except the first-gen pixel) are now eligible to download the update or take the top after opting for the Beta program.
You landed up to this article with a question that what is the status from Vivo to push the Android 11 to the newly launched Vivo Nex 3. Well, then go through this article, and by the end of the article you will be able to clear all the doubts regarding Vivo Nex 3 Android 11 (Android R) Update Status, either it is an Android 11 official update or Android 11 Beta update.
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What’s on Android 11?
Android 11 is the successor version of the last year’s Android 10 OS. Obviously, the latest version of Android R brings a bundle of improved features and plenty of additional features as well that you will miss on Android 10. It’s the 11th iteration of the Android OS family that will improve the user experience and user security/privacy as well.
The Android 11 brings improved dark mode, one-time app permissions, improved location privacy, chat bubbles, notification history, conversations in notifications, go back gesture, wireless ADB, Bluetooth won’t turn off in Airplane mode, improved call screening, improved camera features, Wi-Fi suggestion, built-in screen recording, improved Digital Wellbeing, visibility of screen refresh rate, improved Developer Options, better screenshot management, pin apps to sharing menu, 5G & foldable display support, improved support for waterfall displays, double-tap gesture, and a lot more.
What’s in FuntouchOS 11?
As the name suggests, the FuntouchOS 11 will be a successor version of the latest generation FuntouchOS 10. The upcoming FuntouchOS 11 version will be based on Android 11 and comes with a lot of native Android 11 goodies preloaded. While there is one more advantage of having a custom skin that OEMs can include some additional or exclusive features and customizations or visual changes in the system elements so that users can get the ultimate experience.
Once Google will release the stable Android 11 version, Vivo will start pushing the FuntouchOS 11 early adopters recruitment and beta updates to its compatible devices via batches. The company would also come with an update schedule or roadmap for the devices officially so the users can rely on it. Now, let’s take a quick look at some of the expected features of the upcoming FuntouchOS version.
Funtouch OS 11 Expected Features
- Improved User Interface with system elements
- Revamped App Icons
- Smoother Animation Transitions
- Enhanced Notification Center
- Improved Privacy & Security Features
- Advanced JOVI Smart Assistant
- One-Time App Permission
- Improved Location Privacy Features
- Better Quick Shortcut Toggle
- Global Dark Theme
- New Live Wallpapers
- Better Battery and Gaming Mode
- In-built Screen Recording
- Improved Camera UI & Quality
- Chat Bubbles
Quick Vivo Nex 3 Specs
Vivo Nex 3 smartphone features a Super AMOLED display. It measures 167.4 mm x 76.1 mm x 9.4 mm and weighs 217.3 grams. Vivo Nex 3 flaunts a replacement waterfall display, which offers an infinite vision. The screen features a resolution of 1080 x 2256 pixels and 363 PPI pixel density. The Super AMOLED display has immersive viewing quality using E3 screen material.
In the camera department, the Vivo Nex 3 on the rear packs a 64-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.7 aperture; a second 13-megapixel camera with an f/2.2 aperture and a 3rd 13-megapixel camera with an f/2.4 aperture. The rear camera setup has autofocus. It sports a 16-megapixel camera on the front for selfies, with an f/2.0 aperture.
Under the hood, Vivo Nex 3 is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus processor. It runs at a clock speed of 2.96GHz and is assisted by an Adreno 640 GPU. An 8GB RAM provides excellent gaming and multitasking experience with none lagging issue. The processor is further combined with an enormous 128GB non-expandable storage where users can keep all the files and data. Vivo Nex 3 comes with a Li-ion battery having 4,500mAh capacity, which keeps the device active all day long. it’s equipped with Flash Charging technology that refills the battery with lightning-fast speed.
For connectivity, the device supports 4G VoLTE networks, Wi-Fi, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS with A-GPS, Glonass, USB Type-C, and NFC. It comes with a Fingerprint (under display, optical) sensor, accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity, and compass sensors.
Will Vivo Nex 3 Receive the Android 11 Update?
Well, Vivo only promised the beta update of Android 11 to Vivo NEX 3S and Vivo iQOO 3 4G/5G. Regarding the official Android 11 Update for Vivo Nex 3, there is nothing to worry about, the device will surely receive the update. According to the CMO of Vivo, almost every Vivo device gets at least 2 major software updates. Since Vivo Nex 3 was launched with Android 9.0 Pie and recently the company started rolling Android 10 update. This device will also receive the next major update; Android 11 R.
Right now there is no official roadmap of FuntouchOS 11 because Android 10 (Funtouch OS 10) is still being in the rollout process. We will let you about the official roadmap of the update as soon as Vivo releases any press statement. Till then bookmark this page for further updates.