Vivo Z5 with 6.38-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED display, triple rear cameras, in-display fingerprint sensor, 4500mAh battery announced

Vivo just announced Z5, the company’s latest mid-range smartphone at an event in China as it had promised. It has a 6.38-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED display with 90% screen-to-body ratio, is powered by Snapdragon 712 with up to 8GB of RAM, runs  Android 9.0 (Pie) with Funtouch OS 9.1, features a 48-megapixel rear camera along with an 8-megapixel ultra-wide sensor and a 2-megapixel camera for portrait shots. There is a 32-megapixel camera on the front.

It has a gradient back, comes with an in-display fingerprint scanner and packs a 4500mAh battery with 22.5w fast charging that can charge to 50% in 30 minutes.

Vivo Z5 specifications

  • 6.38-inch (2340  × 1080 pixels) 19.5:9 aspect ratio Full HD+ Super AMOLED screen, 103% NTSC Color Gamut, 60000:1 contrast ratio
  • Octa Core Snapdragon 712 10nm Mobile Platform (Dual 2.3GHz Kryo 360 + Hexa 1.7GHz Kryo 360 CPUs) with Adreno 616 GPU
  • 6GB LPPDDR4x RAM with 64GB / 128GB / 256GB storage and 8GB LPPDDR4x RAM with 128GB  storage
  • Dual SIM
  • Funtouch OS 9.1 based on Android 9.0 (Pie)
  • 48MP rear camera with f/1.79 aperture, 1/2″ sensor, 0.8μm pixel size, 8MP 120-degree ultra-wide lens with f/2.2 aperture, 2MP depth sensing camera with f/2.4 aperture for portrait shots
  • 32MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
  • In-display fingerprint sensor
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Dimensions: 159.53×75.23×8.13mm; Weight: 187g
  • Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C
  • 4500mAh (typical) / 4420mAh (minimum) battery with 22.5w fast charging

The Vivo Z5 comes in Black, Blue and Aurora Blue colors, is priced at 1598 yuan (US$ 232 / Rs. 15,975 approx.) for the 6GB RAM with 64GB storage version, 1898 yuan (US$ 275 / Rs. 18,975 approx.)  for the 6GB RAM with 128GB storage version, 1998 yuan (US$ 290 / Rs. 19,970 approx.) for the 6GB RAM with 256GB storage version and the 8GB RAM with 128GB storage version costs 2298 yuan  (US$ 333 / Rs. 22,970 approx.). It will be available for order in China from August 1st and goes on sale from August 6th.


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