Last week, Vivo has posted a few images teasing the launch of a new Z-series smartphone in the Indian market. Now, the latest report confirms the company to soon launch the Vivo Z5x in the Indian market. The device will be sold exclusively via online channels including the company’s own online store. While the company is yet to officially confirm the name of the device, the teaser images shared on the Vivo India’s Twitter handle resemble the teaser image of the China launch of Vivo Z5x smartphone.
In China, the base variant of the Vivo Z5x with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage is currently retailing for CNY 1398 (approx USD 200 / INR 14,000). It is the most affordable smartphone with a punch-hole display available in the market. In India, the Vivo Z5x will be competing with the Samsung Galaxy M40. While the Vivo Z5x uses IPS panel, the Galaxy M40 comes with a Super AMOLED panel. The Vivo Z5x comes with a 6.53-inch punch-hole display with Full HD+ (2340 x 1080 pixels) resolution and 90.77% screen-to-body ratio.
Under the hood, the device comes powered by the 10nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC featuring the Kryo 360 CPU and Adreno 616 GPU. It comes packed with up to 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and up to 128GB of UFS 2.1 flash storage. On the rear, the Vivo Z5x sports a 16MP primary camera with f/1.78 aperture, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture, and a 2MP depth camera with f/2.4 aperture. It is equipped with a 16MP selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture on the front.
The Vivo Z5x is backed by a 5,000mAh non-removable battery and supports 18W dual-engine fast charging. It runs on Android 9.0 Pie based FunTouch OS 9.0 out of the box. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and MicroUSB 2.0 port. In China, the Vivo Z5x comes in Black, Blue, and Gray color options and offers gradient finish. Stay tuned on Phone Radar for Indian pricing and availability details of the Vivo Z5x smartphone.