iQOO Z8 with Dimensity 8200 and Z8x with 6000mAh battery to be announced on August 31

After rumours and benchmark listings, iQOO has confirmed the launch of Z8 series – Z8 and Z8x in China on August 31st. The teaser image shows the Z8 with dual rear cameras, OIS, side-mounted fingerprint scanner, 3.5mm audio jack, and an infrared sensor.

iQOO Z8 rumored specifications
  • 6.64-inch (2388×1080 pixels) Full HD+ LCD screen with HDR10+, 120Hz refresh rate
  • Up to 3.1GHz Octa Core MediaTek Dimensity 8200 4nm processor with Mali-G610 MC6 GPU
  • 8GB / 12GB LPDDR5 RAM with 128GB / 256GB / 512GB (UFS 3.1) storage
  • Android 13 with OriginOS 3.0
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano)
  • 64MP rear camera with f/1.79 aperture, OIS, LED flash, 2MP camera with f/2.4 aperture
  • 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.45 aperture
  • In-display fingerprint sensor, Infrared sensor
  • USB Type-C audio, Stereo speakers
  • 5G, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ax (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.3,GPS/GLONASS, USB Type-C
  • 5000mAh (typical) battery with 120W ultra-fast flash charge

The iQOO Z8x’s image has not been revealed yet, but online listings have confirmed a 6000mAh battery for the phone. Based on benchmark leaks, the phone will be powered by Snapdragon 6 Gen 1 SoC, compared to Snapdragon 695 SoC in the Z7x. The listing also revealed 8GB of RAM and Android 13.

Based on rumours, the phone will get a FHD+ 120Hz LCD screen, and the recent 3C certification revealed support for 44W fast charging for the phone.


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