iQOO has begin teasing the launch of iQOO Z5, the company’s latest mid-range smartphone and the successor to the iQOO Z3 in India. So far, the company confirmed that the phone will launch in China on September 23rd. Since Amazon has started teasing the Great Indian Festival sale. The India launch is expected by the end of this month.
iQOO already confirmed that the phone will come with a centre punch-hole display with 120Hz refresh rate, 240Hz touch sampling rate, h DCI-P3 color gamut, HDR10 support and TÜV Rheinland low blue light certification. And also this could be an LCD display with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. Moreover, it will be the company’s first phone to be powered by Snapdragon 778G SoC. Compared to Snapdragon 768G in the predecessor.
The phone will sport a 5000mAh battery. A recent Geekbench listing disclose the model number as V2148A and 8GB of RAM for the phone. And also 3C certification disclose 44W fast charging. Moreover, the phone will come with LPDDR5 RAM, UFS 3.1 storage, stereo speakers, and Hi-Res AUDIO wired and wireless dual certification.
According to a report from GSMArena, iQOO Z5 will be priced under Rs. 30,000 in India, and the company says it will make it the “segment’s best performance and gaming device.”
Last but not least, Motorola edge 20 that was launched recently powered by the same Snapdragon 778G SoC costs Rs. 30,000. And Xiaomi 11 Lite NE 5G that will launch in the country on September 29th should be priced cheaper.