iQOO is a sub-brand of vivo, a popular Chinese smartphone manufacturer. Recently, iQOO launched the iQOO Z5x, a more affordable version of the iQOO Z5 that was announced sometime last month. The iQOO Z5x comes with some nice features like a 50MP camera, a 5G chipset, a 120Hz display, and many more. In this article, we’ll deliver every information you might want to know about the newly launched iQOO Z5x.
iQOO Z5x Price
The iQOO Z5x is priced at CNY1,599 ($250), CNY1,699 ($265), and CNY1,899 ($300) for the 6GB/128GB, 8GB/128GB, and 8GB/256GB models, respectively. It is available on vivo’s official website as well as other online retailers.
iQOO Z5x Specs
Upfront, the iQOO Z5x has a 6.58-inch IPS LCD display that has a FHD+ resolution, 401 PPI density, and a 120Hz refresh rate. The screen has a waterdrop notch at the top for housing the selfie camera.
On the side of the phone is the power button which doubles as a fingerprint scanner for biometric security.
The Z5x has a dual rear camera setup that features a 50MP main camera alongside a 2MP macro camera. On the front, it has an 8MP camera for all your selfie needs. As for video recording, the rear camera supports up to 4K 30fps while the selfie camera is capped at 1080p 30fps.
Under the hood, the iQOO Z5x is powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 900 5G (6nm) SoC coupled with the Mali-G68 MC4 GPU. It comes with either 6GB or 8GB of RAM and either 128GB or 256GB of internal storage with no micro SD card support. It has a new virtual RAM feature that allows you to extend RAM by up to 1.5GB on the 6GB RAM model and up to 4GB on the 8GB RAM model using your storage. The smartphone comes running Android 11-based OriginOS 1.0 out of the box.
For better-sustained performance, the Z5x comes with a five-layer liquid cooling system.
As for connectivity, it comes with Wi-Fi 6, 5G network support, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS, and a 3.5 mm headphone jack.
The iQOO Z5x is backed by a huge 5,000 mAh battery that has support for 44W fast charging through its USB-C port. The company says the bundled 44W adapter can charge the battery from 0% to 58% in 30 minutes.
It is available in three different colors which are Black, Orange, and Silver.