iQOO has launched a new smartphone under its Z-Series in India, namely iQOO Z5 5G. The device is an upgraded version of the iQOO Z3 device. However, it comes with 44W fast charging support while the iQOO Z3 comes with 55W fast charging support.
The device comes with a 64MP triple rear camera setup, a selfie camera in the punch-hole design display, and has a 5000 mAh Battery with 44W fast charging support.
Let’s see the full specifications, price, and availability of the iQOO Z5. We have also answered some frequently asked questions. But before we start with FAQs, let see the specifications of the device.
iQOO Z5 5G Specifications
This device features a 6.67-inch FHD+ IPS LCD Display with a screen resolution of 2400×1080 pixels, 120Hz Refresh Rate, 240Hz Touch Sampling Rate, and HDR 10 support. The display further has 650 nits of Peak Brightness, a pixel density of 394 PPI, and an aspect ratio of 20:9, and has TUV Rheinland certified.
The smartphone features an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G Processor coupled with Adreno 642L GPU. It comes with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 Storage.
iQOO Z5 has a 64MP Triple Rear Camera setup with an LED Flash in the rectangular module. The cameras consist of a 64MP GW3 primary lens with f/1.79 aperture, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture that has a 120-degree field-of-view, and a 2MP macro lens with f/2.4 aperture. There is a 16MP Selfie camera lens in the punch-hole design with an f/2.45 aperture.
The rear cameras feature includes Night Mode, Portrait, Pano, Slow-motion, Time-Lapse, Pro Mode, and AR Stickers. On the other hand, the front camera features Night Mode, Portrait, Dynamic photo, AR Stickers, Double exposure, and Dual-view video.
- 6.67-inch FHD+ IPS LCD Display
- 120Hz Refresh Rate
- 240Hz Touch Sampling Rate
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G Processor
- 64MP Triple Rear Camera
- 16MP Selfie Camera
- 5000 mAh Battery
- 44W Fast Charging
- Dual Stereo Speakers
- Vapor Chamber Liquid Cooling
- FuntouchOS 12 Based on Android 11
The device comes with a Vapor Chamber Liquid Cooling system that is said to reduce the surface temperature of the mobile by about 3-degree Celsius and the CPU junction temperature by about 12-degree Celsius during intense gaming sessions. The handset also has a 4G game vibration with a linear motor, and dual stereo speakers.
Connectivity options on the handset include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.2, and a USB Type-C port for charging. There is also a 3.5 mm Headphone Jack and does not support NFC (Near Field Communication).
Sensors on the device include Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Proximity Sensor, E-compass, and Gyroscope. There is a Side-mounted Fingerprint Scanner.
The device packs a 5000 mAh Battery with 44W fast charging support. iQOO has provided a 44W flash charger inside the box. It carries a weight of 193 grams and measures 164.7 x 76.68 x 8.49 mm (height, width, and depth respectively).
Price and Availability in India
The iQOO Z5 comes in two different variants – 8GB RAM + 128GB Storage, and 12GB RAM + 256GB Storage. It comes in two color options – Arctic Dawn and Mystic Space.
The 8GB+128GB model is priced at Rs 23,990, and the high-end 12GB+256GB model is priced at Rs 26,990. The first sale of the device starts from 3rd October on iQOO.com and Amazon India.
As an introductory offer, users will get Rs 1,500 off on HDFC Bank debit, credit cards & EMI transactions, extra flat Rs 1,500 off with Amazon coupons. There is also a six months screen replacement, and up to 9 months of no-cost EMI options available.
Some FAQs of iQOO Z5
Q. What is the screen refresh rate on iQOO Z5?
The device comes with a 6.67-inch FHD+ IPS LCD Display with 120Hz Refresh Rate and 240Hz Touch Sampling Rate.
Q. What is the price of the newly launched iQOO Z5?
iQOO has launched two different variants of this device in India – 8GB RAM + 128GB Storage, and 12GB RAM + 256GB Storage. The 8GB+128GB variant is priced at Rs 23,990, and the 12GB+256GB variant is priced at Rs 26,990.
Q. Does iQOO Z5 has Gorilla Glass Protection?
No, the device does not have Gorilla Glass Protection, but the screen is protected by Panda Glass on the top. It has a plastic frame and plastic back material.
Q. Does the device have In-Display Fingerprint Scanner?
No, the handset does not have In-Display Fingerprint Scanner. There is a Side-mounted Fingerprint Scanner.
Q. How many 5G bands does the device supports?
The iQOO Z5 support only two 5G frequency bands that are n77 and n78.
Q. Does the smartphone has Liquid Cooling?
Yes, it comes with a Vapor Chamber liquid-cooling system that can reduce the surface temperature of the device by about 3-degree Celsius and the CPU junction temperature by about 12-degree Celsius for CPU-intensive games. The internal ‘capillary structure + fiber power pump’ increases the power of liquid circulation and allows for faster heat dissipation.
iQOO Z5 5G Pros and Cons
|120Hz Refresh Rate||IPS LCD Display|
|Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G Processor||Plastic Frame & Back|
|5000 mAh Battery||No NFC Support|
|44W Fast Charging||Only Two 5G bands|
|64MP Triple Rear Camera||No OIS (Optical Image Stabilization)|
|3.5 mm Headphone Jack||Panda Glass Protection|
|Dual Stereo Speakers||No Improvements in Cameras compared to iQOO Z3|