Vivo’s sub-brand iQOO has finally launched their much awaited, iQOO Z5 5G smartphone in India. The device has been launched as the latest addition to the Z series of devices in the country. Previously, we only had the iQOO Z3 5G in India. Now, the Z5 5G has joined the lineup.
Further, the device comes with flagship mid-ranger specifications. It is also priced aggressively to compete against the likes of the OnePlus Nord 2 5G, Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G NE and more such devices. Specs include the popular Snapdragon 778G 5G chipset, a triple rear camera setup and more such mid-ranger flagship grade hardware. Here is a quick rundown of the iQOO Z5 5G specs and price in India.
iQoo Z5 Price in India, Offers and Sale Date
The newly launched iQOO Z5 5G price in India is set at Rs. 23,990 for the 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage variant. Furthermore, there is also a 12GB RAM and 256GB internal storage variant priced at Rs. 26,990. When it comes to the availability of the device, it will go on sale from October 3, 2021, via iQOO.com and Amazon. This will be one of those devices to go on sale during the upcoming Amazon Great Indian Festival sale event.
Moreover, there are various launch offers on the device as well which bring down the price. These include a Rs. 1,500 off on purchase via HDFC Bank Debit and Credit cards. Now, this includes EMI transactions as well. Additionally, there is a flat Rs. 1,500 off via Amazon coupon alongside a six months screen replacement warranty. There is also up to nine months of no-cost EMI options.
iQoo Z5 5G Specifications
Moving to the specifications of the device, the iQOO Z5 5G comes with a 6.67-inch full-HD+ display. In addition, the display comes with a resolution of 1,080×2,400 pixels. Further, the display also comes with a fast 120Hz refresh rate and a 240Hz touch sampling rate. We can also see HDR10 and DCI-P3 color gamut coverage support.
Under the hood, the device is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G SoC. The octa-core chipset pairs up with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 256GB of UFS 3.1 internal storage. When it comes to software, the iQOO Z5 5G runs on Android 11 OS with the OriginOS 1.0 custom skin on top. The device comes with TUV Rheinland certification as well.
For photos and videos, the newly launched device features a triple rear camera setup. The setup includes a 64-megapixel primary sensor alongside an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle sensor. There is also a 2-megapixel macro sensor in the setup. At the front, the iQOO Z5 5G sports a 16-megapixel selfie shooter. Additional camera features include Dual View Video Mode, Portrait Mode, Super Night Mode and more.
On the battery front, the iQoo Z5 packs a big 5000mAh battery with 44W Flash Charge fast charging support. The device packs all the essential connectivity options as well. These include a dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, 5G, Bluetooth v5.2, tri-band Wi-Fi, GPS and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Further, it also uses a USB Type-C port for charging and data transfer purposes. There are gamer-centric features like Vapour Chamber Liquid Cooling tech, 4G game vibration with linear motor, Ultra Game Mode 2.0 and more.
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