- iQOO U5x launched in China as the latest U-series 4G smartphone
- iQOO U5x specifications include Snapdragon 680, an 8MP selfie camera, and a 5,000mAh battery
- iQOO U5x price starts at CNY 849 (Approx. Rs 11,000) for the base unit
iQOO U5x has been quietly launched in China as a new budget 4G handset from iQOO. The iQOO U5x shares a similar design to the iQOO Z6 5G and Vivo T1 5G. It has a polycarbonate body and a waterdrop notch display. The iQOO U5x is an entry-level smartphone, which retails at CNY 849 (Approx. Rs 11,000) for the base unit. We will have to wait and see if the iQOO U5x will make it to the Indian shores as the company usually does not ship its U-series smartphones in the country. Let’s take a look at what the iQOO U5x has in store for us.
iQOO U5x price, availability
|iQOO U5x 4GB RAM/ 128GB||CNY 849 (Approx. Rs 11,000)|
|iQOO U5x 8GB RAM/ 128GB||CNY 1,049 (Approx. Rs 12,500)|
The iQOO U5x comes in two colour options – Polar Blue and Star Black. The device ships in 4GB RAM/ 128GB storage and 8GB RAM/ 128GB storage units, priced at CNY 849 (Approx. Rs 11,000) and CNY 1,049 (Approx. Rs 12,500), respectively. There is no word about the iQOO U5x outside China yet.
iQOO U5x design
iQOO U5x features a polycarbonate body at the back that houses a dual-camera bump and LED flash at the top and iQOO branding at the bottom. The device has a volume rocker and a power button that doubles up as a fingerprint scanner at the right. At the bottom, it has a micro-USB port for charging paired with a speaker grille.
iQOO U5x specifications
iQOO U5x has a 6.5-inch LCD panel with 1,600×720 pixels (HD+) resolution and a standard 60Hz refresh rate. The device draws power from a Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 chipset, and a 5,000mAh battery that supports 10W charging keeps the lights on. An Adreno 610 GPU takes care of the graphical needs. iQOO U5x packs up to 8GB RAM and 128GB storage, expandable via a microSD card slot.
iQOO U5x specs
- 6.5-inch HD+ LCD display
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 processor
- up to 8GB RAM and 128GB storage
- 13MP(main)+2MP(depth) dual rear cameras
- 8MP selfie shooter
- 5,000mAh battery, 10W charging
- Android 11-based Origin OS
Moving to the optics, the iQOO U5x flaunts a dual-camera setup at the back, featuring a 13MP primary camera and a 2MP depth sensor. It has an 8MP snapper for selfies and video calls, housed in a waterdrop notch at the front. The iQOO U5x boots Android 11-based Origin OS out of the box.