Announced last year, the Vivo X5 Max is now available in Malaysia. However, the variant that available in Malaysia is slightly thicker than the Chinese variant.
At just 5.08 mm thin, the X5 Max sports a 5.5" Super AMOLED display with 1080p resolution and has dual SIM slots.
Under the hood is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 64-bit octa-core processor with 2 GB of RAM. The 16 GB internal storage is expandable via Micro SD card up to 128 GB.
It has a 13 MP Sony IMX214 sensor accompanied with a 5 MP front-facing camera. The X5 Max also has a 3.5 mm headphone jack despite having thin body. The speaker supports Hi-Fi 2.0 which provides better audio experience.
The Vivo X5 Max is running on Funtouch OS 2.0 based on Android 4.4 KitKat. Although it is slightly thicker than the Chinese variant (5.08 mm vs 4.75 mm), but it has extra 300 mAh battery capacity than the Chinese variant (2,300 mAh vs 2,000 mAh).
The X5 Max is now available nationwide with the price tag of RM 1,799.