Vivo Z5x launched in China as the brand’s first phone with a punch-hole display

“The Vivo Z5x is a mid-range offering with a 6.53-inch display, a Snapdragon 710 SoC, and a 5,000mAh battery”

After teasing features of the Vivo Z5X from a while, the company has finally launched the smartphone in its home market of China. The phone has arrived as the Chinese tech giant’s first handset to flaunt a punch-hole display. The new Vivo offering is a mid-range offering with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 710 processor, an edge-to-edge screen, and a triple primary camera setup at the rear.

Vivo Z5x blue

Vivo Z5x price in China

The Vivo Z5x price for the base 4G RAM variant is RMB 1,398 (~Rs 14,000). The 6GB RAM variants with 64GB and 128GB of storage are being offered for RMB 1,498 (~Rs 15,000) and RMB 1,698 (~Rs 17,000), respectively. The most high-end offering with 8GB of RAM will retail for RMB 1,998 (~Rs 20,000). The phone will be available to pre-order in China starting tomorrow, while its sales will kick off on June 1st.

Vivo Z5x specifications

The Vivo Z5x features a 6.53-inch full-HD+ display with an aspect ratio of 19.5:9 and a screen-to-body ratio of 90.77 percent. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 chipset powering the phone is manufactured utilising the 10nm fabrication process. The handset comes in four RAM and storage variants – 4GB + 64GB, 6GB + 64GB, 6GB + 128GB, and 8GB + 128GB. The phone is also loaded with features like Multi Turbo, AI Turbo, Cooling Turbo, Game Turbo and more to deliver an immersive gaming experience.

Vivo Z5X colours

In the imaging department, the Vivo Z5x boasts of a triple camera setup at the rear, which is placed vertically in the top-left corner. There’s a 16MP primary snapper, an 8MP ultra-wide shooter, and a 2MP depth sensor on the back, aided by an LED flash unit. On the front, the phone features a 16MP single selfie snapper. The device’s camera app is loaded with features like AI beauty, AR shoot etc. to let you tweak the captured images. 

Software-wise, the Vivo Z5x boots Funtouch OS 9 based on Android 9 Pie and has a dedicated key to trigger the brand’s Jovi AI assistant. The phone is fuelled by a massive 5,000mAh battery, which supports Dual-Engine 18W fast charging. In terms of connectivity, the device offers 4G LTE, dual-SIM slots, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB OTG, and A-GPS. A rear-mounted fingerprint sensor completes the list of the specs.

Key Specs

Vivo Z5x
Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 | 4 GBProcessor
6.53 inches Display
16 MP + 8 MP + 2 MPRear camera
16 MPSelfie camera
5000 mAh Battery