The new variant of the iQOO Z1 with 12 GB of RAM announced in China
iQOO, Vivo’s independent brand announced the iQOO Z1 5G smartphone in May in China. The phone had hit the market in 6GB and 8GB RAM versions. Today, Vivo’s sub-brand confirmed the arrival of a new 12GB RAM variant of the iQOO Z1 5G.
The new model of the iQOO Z1 is available alongside existing variants such as 6GB RAM + 128GB storage, 8GB RAM + 128GB storage, and 8GB RAM + 256GB storage. These variants are offered at the respective prices of 2198 yuan (279 euros / 182,000 FCFA), 2298 yuan (291 euros / 191,000 FCFA) and 2598 yuan (329 euros / 216,000 FCFA).
The iQOO Z1 5G features a 6.57-inch perforated IPS LCD display that supports full HD + resolution and up to 144Hz refresh rate. It is the first smartphone to be equipped with the processor. MediaTek Dimensity 1000+. The phone comes with LPPDR4x RAM and UFS 3.1 storage. It does not support external storage.
The device houses a battery with a capacity of 4500mAh with support for 44W fast charging. It has a 16-megapixel front camera. The rear of the device is equipped with a triple camera comprising of a 48-megapixel main lens, an 8-megapixel super-wide lens with a 112-degree angle of view, and a 2-megapixel macro lens. The phone also comes with a side-facing fingerprint sensor and two stereo speakers.
iQOO Z1 5G New Variant Specifications
- 6.57-inch Full HD + LCD display (2408 × 1080 pixels) in 20: 9 aspect ratio with HDR10 +, 144Hz refresh rate, DCI-P3 color gamut, NTSC to 96 color gamut
- Octa-Core (4 × A77 2.6GHz + 4 × A55 2.0GHz)
- Density 1000+ 7nm processor
- Mali-G77 MC9 GPU
- 6GB / 8GB LPDDR4X RAM with 128GB UFS 2.1 storage) / 8GB LPDDR4X RAM
- 256GB (UFS 2.1) storage
- Android 10 with iQOO UI 1.0
- Dual SIM (nano + nano)
- 48MP main camera with Sony IMX582 sensor, f / 1.79 aperture, LED flash, EIS, 8MP 112 ° ultra-wide sensor with f / 2.2 aperture, 2MP macro sensor with f / 2.4 aperture
- 16MP front camera with f / 2.0 aperture
- Side mounted fingerprint sensor
- 3.5mm audio jack, Smart PA, stereo speakers, Hi-Res audio certification
- Dimensions: 163.97x 75.53x 8.93mm;
- Weight: 194.78g
- 5G SA / NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ax, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS / GLONASS, USB Type-C
- 4500mAh (typical) battery
- 44W Super FlashCharge 2.0 fast charging
iQOO Z1 5G New Variant Price and Release Date
The new variant of the iQOO Z1 5G smartphone has 12GB of RAM and 128GB of storage and is now available for purchase from Vivo’s online store and at JD.com in China at a price of 2,498 yuan.
While in Europe, iQOO Z1 5G New variant with 12Gb of Ram and 12Gb of storage costs 316 euros and comes in colors like Space Blue, Galaxy Silver, and Symphony Meteor.