iQOO U5x has been launched in China. The device is a toned-down variant of the iQOO U5 5G that debuted in the country last December. The latest offering comes with the same design but different specifications.
The iQOO U5x is a 4G device and also cheaper than the U5 5G. The latest offering comes with a Snapdragon 6xx processor, a big battery, and dual rear cameras. Let’s take a look at the smartphone below.
iQOO U5x specifications and features
The iQOO U5x comes with a 6.51-inch LCD display bearing an HD+ resolution and a waterdrop notch. There is an 8MP front-facing selfie camera. The device features a side-mounted fingerprint scanner embedded in the power button. The back panel has a gradient design with vertical stripes. It houses a rectangular camera module with a 13MP main sensor and a 2MP secondary snapper.
The iQOO U5x is equipped with a Snapdragon 680 processor. It is available in 4GB and 8GB RAM options with both packing 128GB native storage. There is a microSD card slot for additional storage needs. The smartphone draws its power from a 5,000mAh battery unit with support for 10W fast charging. It runs on OriginOS based on Android 11.
iQOO U5x pricing and availability
The iQOO U5x costs RMB 849 (~Rs 11,000) for the base 4GB + 128GB option whereas the 8GB + 128GB model is priced at RMB 1,049 (~Rs 12,500). The smartphone is available in Polar Black and Star Blue colours and can be purchased in China. There is no word on the iQOO U5x’s international availability.