Vivo Z1x with AMOLED display, Snapdragon 712, in-display fingerprint sensor launched in India


Vivo has launched its second Z series smartphone in India. Vivo Z1X comes with gaming-focused features. It will be available starting September 13 via Flipkart and the company’s online store. Vivo Z1X is priced at Rs 16,990 for the base model with 6GB RAM and 64GB built-in storage. Vivo Z1X also comes with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage and this variant will retail at Rs 18,990. The first sale of Vivo Z1X comes with offers like Rs 1250 off on HDFC cards and EMI transactions, Jio benefits up to Rs 6,000 and no cost EMI options.

Talking about the features, the Vivo Z1X offers ‘Ultra Game Mode’ and 4D gaming vibration. In terms of design, Vivo Z1X sports a glass body with a gradient finish. It comes in two colour options of ‘Fusion Blue’ and ‘Phantom Purple’. The smartphone also features an in-display fingerprint sensor.

Vivo Z1X specifications

Vivo Z1X features a 6.38-inch Full HD+ display with a dewdrop styled notch on top. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 712 processor. The smartphone is fuelled by a 4,500mAh battery with 22.5W vivo FlashCharge support.

For photography, Vivo Z1X sports a triple-camera setup of 32-megapixel, 8-megapixel wide-angle lens, and 2-megapixel depth sensor. The smartphone houses a 32-megapixel front camera with f/2.0 aperture for selfies. Vivo Z1X comes with camera features like AI filter, portrait bokeh and light effects, AR stickers and slow-motion video recording.

On the software front, Vivo Z1X runs on Funtouch OS 9.1 based on Android 9 Pie. Its connectivity options include dual SIM support, 4G LTE, and Wi-Fi.

Vivo Z1x price in India, sale date, offers
The Vivo Z1x price in India starts at Rs. 16,990 for its 6GB RAM and 64GB inbuilt storage variant and goes up to Rs. 18,990 for its 6GB RAM and 128GB inbuilt storage variant. Vivo has not brought an 8GB RAM variant to the country, unfortunately.

Vivo Z1x sale offers include Rs. 1,250 discount on HDFC Bank card and EMI transactions, and Jio benefits worth Rs. 6,000. There will also be no-cost EMIs up to 6 months available. The smartphone will go on sale via Flipkart and the Vivo India E-Store from 12 pm (noon) on September 13.

Vivo Z1x camera features
A triple rear camera is present on the Vivo Z1x, featuring a 48-megapixel Sony IMX582 sensor with an f/1.79 aperture, an 8-megapixel sensor with a 120-degree wide-angle lens with an f/2.2 aperture, and finally, a 2-megapixel portrait camera with an f/2.4 aperture. On the front, is a 32-megapixel selfie camera with an f/2.0 aperture.

The Vivo Z1x comes in 64GB and 128GB inbuilt storage (UFS 2.1) variants, not expandable via microSD card. It offers the standard connectivity options, includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, GPS/ A-GPS, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and a USB Type-C port. Sensors on-board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, It is powered by a 4,500mAh battery with 22.5W FlashCharge tech (said to provide 3 hours of talk time with 5 minutes of charge).