Vivo may not have the brand recognition of OnePlus and Oppo, but it is part of the BBK Elektronika group and gets what it pays for. Its latest release is the Vivo X80 Pro, which is the first in the range to get a stable update to Android 13, a day after Samsung launched Android 13 with UI 5 for its flagship phones.
Vivo calls its Android 13 Funtouch OS 13. It seems to share the same resources as OnePlus' Oxygen OS and Oppo's Color OS, and you'll also be able to get some Android 13 features that you might enjoy on other phones. For example, Vivo now allows the use of themed icons and the addition of other improvements of Material U to its general interface, although the company has also allowed this customization option in Android 12. The camera also sees some improvements as a new one. level and more. Advanced video features. There is also a new option to close apps that consume a lot of battery in the background.
Apart from the Vivo X80 Pro, the company plans to bring the update to other devices soon. Vivo has shared a roadmap showing when you can expect the beta software to start rolling out to its devices. This gives us an idea of when its other phones will receive the new version, as the Vivo X80 Pro took about a month and a half to go from beta to stable.
Meanwhile, the launch of the X80 Pro is still ongoing and has yet to reach our units. It may take some time to reach your device.