Chinese technology company Vivo has launched its Vivo Z5 smartphone in its home country. The device is the company’s latest mid-range offering and it comes with a waterdrop-shaped notch on its display and is powered by Qualcomm‘s Snapdragon 712 SoC clubbed with up to 8GB of RAM. The handset has a Super Night View 2.0+ that is said to boost low-light camera quality. The device also comes with Multi-Turbo for enhanced gaming performance.
Vivo has also added a beauty mode that is backed by artificial intelligence to recognise 103 different facial features. According to the company, this results in better selfies. The Vivo Z5 also has support for OTG reverse charging and it works with 22.5W flash charge. Here’s a look at the price details and specifications of the Vivo Z5 smartphone:
Vivo Z5 price
The Vivo Z5 is available in four storage variants in China. While three come with 6GB of RAM, their storage capacities are 64GB, 128GB and 256GB. The price of the three variants of Vivo Z5 is CNY 1,598 (approximately Rs 16,000), CNY 1,898 (approximately Rs 19,000), and CNY 1,998 (approximately Rs 20,000) respectively. The most high-end variant of the Vivo Z5 has 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage that costs CNY 2,298 (approximately Rs 23,000).
The handset is available in Aurora Illusion, Bamboo Forest Night, and Holographic Illusion colour variants in China. The three variants that come with 6GB of RAM have gone on sale from Vivo’s online store already, however, the 8GB RAM model will be going on sale starting August 6.
Vivo Z5 specifications and features
Vivo Z5 has support for dual SIM cards and runs Android 9.0 Pie skinned with FunTouch OS 9.1. The smartphone comes with a 6.38-inch full-HD+ Super AMOLED display and is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 712 SoC. The device comes with up to 8GB of RAM and it has up to 128GB of internal storage.
For imaging duties, Vivo Z5 comes with a triple rear camera setup that comprises of a 48MP primary sensor that has an f/1.79 aperture, an 8MP wide-angle sensor that has an f/2.2 lens and a 2MP third sensor that has an f/2.4 lens. For selfies and video calls, there is a 32MP sensor that comes with an f/2.0 aperture.
The new offering from Vivo houses a 4,500mAh battery that has support for 22.5W Flash Charge and for connectivity, it has 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Micro-USB with OTG support, Bluetooth, GPS and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The handset also comes with an in-display fingerprint scanner.
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