After a lot of leaks and hangfire, The Vivo iQ001 Z1x has finally gone official with Snapdragon 765G Chipset and 120Hz refresh rate display, all at a price tag of mare $230 (sub 20,000 Rs). Those who don't know yet, iQOO is a game-oriented sub-brand of Vivo with a track record of launching absolute value for money smartphones.
Vivo iQOO Z1x comes powered via Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G chipset paired with at least 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM and 64 GB of UFS 2.1 internal storage in its base variant. The top variant comes loaded with an 8GB of RAM and 256GB of UFS 2.1 internal storage.
Upfront, there is 6.57 inches Full HD+ LCD built at an aspect ratio of 20:9 featuring the biggest highlight of the Vivo iQOO Z1x itself, 120Hz refresh rate. For selfies, you get a 16MP f/2.0 engraved inside the punch hole located at the upper right corner of the screen. For authentication, Vivo iQOO Z1x comes with a traditional fingerprint sensor located on the right side of the frame.
Turn it around, and you'll see a tri camera setup composed of a 48MP primary camera, a 2MP macro camera, and another 2MP depth camera. The battery in Vivo iQOO Z1x is a 5000mAh unit, which draws its power through a Superfast 33W fast charger that comes bundled in the box.
Vivo iQ001 Z1x comes with a 1000 sq.mm graphite sheet, which offers an enhanced heat controlling and 85mm thick heat cooling pipe for fast heat dissipation. Vivo iQOO Z1x also comes loaded with a Cooling Turbo tech, which is a software feature that lowers the temperature of the device by up to 10 degrees Celsius without affecting gaming experience.
Vivo iQOO Z1x comes in three color options - Black, Blue, and White. Currently available only in China, The price of Vivo iQOO Z1x 5G starts at CNY 1598( $230) for its base variant that comes with 6GB/64GB memory configuration. The top of the line variant with 6GB/128GB memory configurations costs CNY2,298 ($330).
There are no official words on global availability, but judging from the records, the launch of Vivo iQOO Z1x 5G will be available in India sooner than later. The price of Vivo iQOO z1x in India is likely to start somewhere around 20,000 INR.