iQOO Z1x launch date and key specifications confirmed officially

The iQOO Z1x seems to be a variant of Z1 5G that was launched on June 9th.

Highlights
  • iQOO Z1x has been scheduled to launch in China on July 9th
  • It will feature 5G connectivity and is rumoured to be powered by Snapdragon 765G chipset

Vivo sub-brand iQOO has confirmed to launch a new smartphone, called iQOO Z1x, in China. The vendor will take the wraps off the handset on July 9th in the country. The handset seems to be a variant of iQOO Z1 5G that was launched last month with MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ SoC ticking at its core. The vendor has confirmed that the iQOO Z1x will tout 120Hz refresh rate display, which is slightly slower than its sibling’s 144Hz display. Additionally, the phone will have a selfie camera in the punch-hole, a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, and 5G connectivity.

iQOO Z1x image from the TENAA listing

iQOO Z1x specifications

The specifications of iQOO Z1x were spotted on Chinese certification site TENAA recently. The handset is said to run Android 10 with iQOO UI 1.0 out of the box. It’ll reportedly sport a 6.57-inch FHD+ LCD display with 1,080 x 2,408p resolution, 20:9 aspect ratio, HDR10+ support, and 120Hz refresh rate. The phone is likely to be powered by octa-core Snapdragon 765G chipset, aided by Adreno 620 GPU, 6GB/8GB RAM and 64GB/ 128GB/ 256GB storage options.

For photography, the iQOO Z1x could sport triple rear cameras comprising 48MP primary sensor with LED flash, EIS, 2MP macro sensor, and a 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture lens. Up front, the phone may feature 16MP snapper for selfies and video calling. The phone will reportedly have dual SIM support, 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS/ GLONASS, and USB Type-C port. A 5,000mAh battery with 33W fast charging support may drive the entire setup. Lastly, the iQOO Z1x could measure 164.20 × 76.50 × 9.06mm and weigh 199.5 grams.

Key Specs

Vivo iQOO Z1x
Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G | 6 GBProcessor
6.57 inches Display
48 MP + 2 MP + 2 MPRear camera
16 MPSelfie camera
5000 mAh Battery
Vivo iQOO Z1x Price, Launch Date
Expected Price: Rs. 17,190
Release Date: 25-Sep-2020 (Expected)
Variant: 6 GB RAM / 64 GB internal storage
Phone Status: Upcoming Phone