iQOO Z5x to launch in China on October 20th, 50MP camera and 5,000mAh battery confirmed


  • iQOO Z5x launch date in China has been announced
  • The smartphone will debut in the country next week
  • The upcoming offering’s design has also been revealed

iQOO Z5x is set to launch in China on October 20th. The Vivo sub-brand took to microblogging platform Weibo to announce the news. The launch date poster also reveals the upcoming smartphone’s design.

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The iQOO Z5x’s landing page is also live on the brand’s website revealing the battery capacity of the device. The smartphone with model number V2131A was spotted on multiple certification websites including China’s TENAA, 3C as well as Google Play Console and Geekbench. The smartphone is expected to be positioned below the iQOO Z5. 

iQOO Z5x launching in China on October 20th

iQOO Z5x

The iQOO Z5x will debut in China next week

The iQOO Z5x Weibo poster and landing page gives us a look at the smartphone’s back panel. It sports a rectangular module housing two sensors and an LED flash. The device will come with a 50MP main sensor. On the right side, there is a volume rocker and power button that is expected to double up as a fingerprint scanner. The upcoming offering will come in two colour options – Black and Orange. 

The iQOO Z5x teaser also reveals a speaker grill and a 3.5mm headphone jack at the bottom. A USB-C port is sandwiched between them. As per the landing page, the upcoming smartphone will be powered by a 5,000mAh battery unit. 

iQOO Z5x specifications and features (expected)

The iQOO Z5x with model number V2131A was listed on TENNA as well as Google Play Console and Geekbench. The smartphone will reportedly be powered by a Dimensity 900 processor. It will be paired with up to 8GB RAM and 256GB onboard storage. The TENAA listing revealed that the iQOO Z5x will come with a 6.58-inch centre-aligned punch-hole display bearing an FHD+ resolution. 

The iQOO Z5x is expected to be positioned below the iQOO Z5. 

Viraj Gawde

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