Vivo spin-off brand iQOO launched the iQOO Z5 5G mid-variety phone in India on Monday at a beginning value of Rs 23,990. It’s a adhere to-up to the iQOO Z3 and appears geared to take on the upcoming Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G which is set to formally arrive in India on September 29.
Both phones are based on the exact same Qualcomm Snapdragon 778 program-on-chip but in all the other places, the iQOO Z5 5G cruises ahead with a more quickly show, more RAM and storage, and a larger battery that can also charge more quickly in comparison. The iQOO Z3 supplied terrific worth and the iQOO Z5 builds on it with an even more compelling spec sheet.
iQOO Z5 5G value in India, availability information
The iQOO Z5 begins at Rs 23,990 for a version with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. A version with 12GB RAM and 256GB storage will set you back by Rs 26,990. The phone will be out there for buy from October 6 across iQOO’s on-line retailer and Amazon India.
iQOO Z5 5G specs and features
The iQOO Z5 is obtaining a major style overhaul more than the iQOO Z3 in that it has an updated camera assembly on the back and a hole punch reduce-out on the front. The body of the phone is nevertheless made of plastic although, which appears fine thinking about the value. It will come in two colourways— Mystic Space and Arctic Dawn. It has a side-mounted fingerprint reader and facial recognition for biometric authentication.
It also has a larger screen at 6.67-inch with a rapidly 120Hz LCD panel and complete-HD resolution with assistance for HDR10 playback.
Under the hood, the iQOO Z5 has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 778 SoC paired with up to 12GB RAM and up to 256GB storage. This is non-expandable. The phone supports extended RAM or virtual memory feature. Software inside the phone is Funtouch OS 12 which is based on Android 11.
For photography, the iQOO Z5 has a triple camera setup on the rear with a 64MP principal, 8MP ultra wide-angle and yet another 2MP macro camera. On the front, it has a 16MP camera. The setup is practically identical to the one on the iQOO Z3.
Rounding off the package is a 5,000mAh battery with 44W rapidly charging assistance. The iQOO Z3 had a smaller sized battery in comparison but it could leading 55W.
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