Vivo Z5x With Punch Hole Display And Snapdragon 710 Goes Official

Vivo has announced a new device in the Z-series dubbed as the Vivo Z5x. The device is a mid-range smartphone and has been launched in China. The Z5x is the company’s first smartphone to sport a punch hole display like the Samsung Galaxy S10 series. Let’s find out what this device has in store for us:

Technical Specifications:

On the display front, the Vivo Z5x features a 6.53-inch screen bearing FHD+ resolution. The device comes with a display cutout for the front camera situated on the top left corner. It comes with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. The smartphone is offered in three colour options – Extreme Night Black, Phantom Black and Aurora Blue color.

On the imaging front, the Vivo Z5x packs a triple camera setup. It comprises of a 24MP main camera, an 8MP wide-angle and a 2MP depth sensor. The device is fitted with a 16MP front snapper for selfies. The camera is backed by AI features for enhancing the images.

In terms of hardware, the Z5x is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 710 chipset. The handset is available in four configurations with up to 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. There is a microSD card slot for expanding the storage. Out of the box, the Vivo Z5x runs Android 9 Pie with Vivo’s proprietary FunTouch OS skinned on the top. The device is backed by a massive 5,000mAh battery unit with support for 18W fast charging.

Pricing & Availability:

The base 4GB + 64GB variant of the Vivo Z5x is priced at 1,399 Yuan (~Rs 14,094). The 6GB + 64GB and 6GB + 128GB options carry a price tag of 1,498 Yuan (~Rs 15,091) and 1,698 Yuan (~Rs 17,106) respectively. The higher 8GB model will retail at Yuan 1,998 (~Rs 20,125). The smartphone is up for pre-order with sales commencing from June 1st.  

Viraj Gawde

Viraj loves being in the creative field. Being a tech guy and resident tech advisor for his friends and family, his interest lies in smartphones, laptops and cameras. Passionate about creating art, his forte lies in photography. In his downtime, he loves gaming on his self-built rig and supporting FC Barcelona.