iQOO Z5 is announced as a strong mid-range smartphone for an adequate price


The Vivo sub-brand continues to expand the range of devices and today introduced the iQOO Z5. This is a mid-range smartphone that has received a number of flagship features.

The smartphone has a 6.67-inch IPS-display with a refresh rate of 120 Hz and FullHD + resolution. A 16-megapixel front camera was installed here. At the heart of the iQOO Z5 is the Snapdragon 775G octa-core processor paired with 8GB / 12GB LPDDR5 RAM. The storage memory was offered with 128/256 GB UFS 3.1 and the smartphone is powered by a 5000 mAh rechargeable battery with 44-watt fast charging.

Connectivity options on the iQOO Z5 include USB-C, 5G, 4G VoLTE, 3.5mm headphone jack, Wi-Fi-6, Bluetooth and GPS. The main camera is triple, where the main sensor is 64 megapixels, in addition to an ultra-wide 8 megapixel and a 2 megapixel depth sensor. The smartphone has a liquid cooling system and a fingerprint scanner in the power button. The smartphone runs the Android 11 OS device with the OriginOS proprietary user interface.

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The iQOO Z5 will be available in three variants, where the younger one with 8/128 GB costs $ 294, the version with 8/256 GB costs $ 325 and for the version with 12/256 GB of memory they ask $ 356 for it.


iQOO Z5 specifications

  • 6.67-inch (2400 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 120Hz LCD screen, HDR10, up to 650 nits brightness, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, DC dimming
  • Octa Core (4 x 2.4GHz + 4 x 1.8GHz Kryo 670 CPUs) Snapdragon 778G 6nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 642L GPU
  • 8GB LPDDR5 RAM with 128GB / 256GB (UFS 3.1) storage / 12GB LPDDR5 RAM with 256GB (UFS 3.1) storage
  • Android 11 with Origin OS 1.0
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano)
  • 64MP rear camera with f/1.79 aperture, Samsung GW3 sensor, LED flash, 8MP 119° Ultra Wide Lens with f/2.2 aperture, 2MP macro camera with f/2.4 aperture
  • 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.45 aperture
  • Side-mounted fingerprint sensor
  • 3.5mm audio jack, Stereo speakers, Hi-Res Audio
  • Dimensions: 164.70×76.68×8.48/8.53mm; Weight: 193/195g
  • 5G SA/ NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ax, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS/GLONASS/QZSS/Galileo, USB Type-C
  • 5000mAh (typical) battery with 44W fast charging

Last month, Vivo introduced the new gaming flagship iQOO 8 Pro. The model has already appeared on sale in China with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888+ chipset. The device is not yet officially available outside the Chinese market, but a global release will take place very soon, since information about the corresponding version has already appeared in the Geekbench benchmark.

Obviously, the iQOO 8 Pro is already gearing up for a global release. The model, codenamed vivo l2017, appeared recently in Geekbench with the Lahaina chipset; this is the name in use in the benchmark to refer to Qualcomm Snapdragon 888+. Apparently, there have been no big changes in the international version of the smartphone – it uses the same mobile platform as its counterpart for the Chinese market.

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