25 June 2019
Finally, the wait is over as the Chinese giant Vivo wraps off the cover from the mid-range Z5x in China. The device was in leaks and rumors from the past few weeks. It is the company's first phone with a punch-hole display at the top left corner and triple rear cameras. Being the budget-friendly phone it features a polycarbonate body with a strikingly beautiful glossy finish.
In terms of specs, the Z5x is featuring a 6.53-inches IPS LCD display with Full HD+ screen resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels. The display aspect ratio is 19.5:9 and screen-to-body ratio is 90.77%. The Qualcomm's Octa-core Snapdragon 710 SoC is powering the phone. The Adreno 616 is taking care of graphics. It Octa-core chipset is accompanied with up to 8GB RAM and built-in native storage up to 128GB. It supports memory expansion via MicroSD. As OS the device is pre-installed with Android Pie with FunTouch OS skin over it.
It comes with a number of Turbo modes including Multi-Turbo mode, Cooling Turbo, Game Turbo, and AI Turbo. A 5,000mAh battery is on board to keep its lights on. It comes with 18W fast charging straight out of the box.
The Z5x has triple cameras on the rear side, the primary snapper is 16MP with f/1.78 aperture. The secondary snapper is ultra-wide angle 8MP with f/2.2 aperture. The last snapper on the rear is a 2MP depth-sensing module with f/2.4 aperture. Up front, the selfie snapper is 16MP with f/2.0 aperture.
For connectivity, the device comes with Micro-USB port and 3.5mm headphone jack. The device dimensions are 162.39 x 77.33 x 8.85 mm and weigh 204.1g. It will be available in Gray, Blue, and Black colors.
As far as the pricing is a concern the Z5x base model with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage can be purchased at 1398 Yen. There are two variants of 6GB RAM with either 64GB or 128GB storage at 1498 Yuan and 1698 Yuan respectively. Last but not least the top of the line model with 8GB RAM can be purchased at 1998 Yuan. All the variants will be up for pre-orders with a release from June 1st. At the moment it is still in the dark whether the Z5x will be available in other regions or not?
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