iQOO, the Vivo sub-brand has unveiled ‘Z1’ a new gaming handset sporting top-shelf specs. This includes the Mediatek Dimensity 1000+, a 144Hz panel upfront, and a 44W fast charger amongst other things.
Excites you? Here’s more:
iQOO Z1 Highlights
Starting with the face, you get a 6.57″ Full-HD+ LCD panel with a variable refresh rate of up to 144Hz. In the top right cranny lies a 16MP selfie snapper.
Swivel to the back and there you have a 48MP main camera accompanied by an 8MP ultrawide shooter and a 2MP macro lens.
iQOO Z1 Price and Availability
The phone is currently launched in China at a starting price of 2,198 yuan (~Rs. 23,399) for the 6GB+128GB variant. Then, there is the 8+128GB model at 2,498 yuan (~Rs. 26,599) and lastly the 8+256GB variant at 2,798 yuan (~Rs. 29,799). It is available in Space Blue and Galaxy Silver colors.
Vivo hasn’t announced the Indian pricing and availability details yet. But we wish it makes its way like the iQOO 3 (review).
iQOO Z1 Specs
|Display||6.57″ FHD+ (2400 x 1080) IPS LCD, HDR10; 90 to 120 to 144Hz Variable Refresh Rate|
|SoC||MediaTek Dimensity 1000+|
|Memory||6GB + 128GB |
8GB + 128GB
8GB + 256GB
LPDDR4X + UFS 2.1
|Battery||4,500 mAh with 44W fast charging|
|Rear Camera||48MP (f/1.79) + 8MP (f/2.2) ultrawide + 2MP (f/2.4) macro camera|
|Front Camera||16MP (f/2.0)|
|Other Features||3.5mm headphone jack, Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi-6, Side-mounted Fingerprint Scanner|
|Software||iQOO UI 1.0 based on Android 10|