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Chinese phone maker Vivo today at a launch event unveiled a new mid-range phone in China. Dubbed the Vivo Z6 5G, the latest entrant is a mid-range device with 5G capability and some more impressive hardware specs. The highlights of the device include the presence of Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 765G SoC, 48MP camera, Android 10, punch-hole display, and many more.
Measuring 163.99 x 75.71 x 9.16mm and at 201 grams, the Vivo Z6 5G features a 3D curved back, rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, and of course a quad-camera setup. On the display front, there is a 6.57-inch Full HD+ display with 1080 × 2080 pixels resolution, 20:9 aspect ratio, and 90.74% screen-to-body ratio. It also sports a punch-hole camera situated on the top-right corner of the display.
Speaking of the camera details, the Z6 5G got a 16MP front camera, while the Quad-camera setup comprises of a 48MP main camera + 8MP 112-degree ultra-wide-angle lens + 2MP 4cm macro lens + 2MP depth sensor for portraits along with an LED flash.
Under the hood, the Vivo Z6 5G is propelled by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 765G chipset with up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB UFS 2.1 storage. It is said to feature liquid cooling technology which can reportedly lower the temperature by up to 10 degrees, while it boots Android 10 with vivo’s own Funtouch OS 10 out of the box.
Other than the 5G feature, the Vivo Z6 5G boasts of a 5,000mAh battery with 44W fast charging which the maker says can jack up the battery from zero to full capacity in about 65 minutes.
Vivo Z6 5G Price, and availability
Expected to go on sale in China from February 29th, the Vivo Z6 5G is available in in Aurora Black, silver, and ice blue color options. Pricing starts at 2198 yuan (US$ 313 / Rs. 22,524) for the 6GB+128GB version, while the 8GB variant costs as much as 2598 (US$ 370 / Rs. 26,620).
Vivo Z6 5G specifications
- 6.57-inch (1080 × 2080 pixels) Full HD+ 20:9 LCD screen
- Octa-Core (1 x 2.4GHz + 1 x 2.2GHz + 6 x 1.8GHz Kryo 475 CPUs) Snapdragon 765G 7nm EUV Mobile Platform with Adreno 620 GPU
- 6GB / 8GB LPDDR4X RAM with 128GB (UFS 2.1) storage
- Android 10 with Funtouch OS 10
- Dual SIM
- 48MP rear camera with f/1.79 aperture, LED flash, 8MP 112° ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.25 aperture, 2MP 4cm macro lens with f/2.4 aperture, 2MP depth sensor
- 16MP front-facing camera
- Fingerprint sensor
- Dimensions: 1163.99×75.71×9.16mm; Weight: 201g
- 5G SA/ NSA / Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, Dual-frequency (L1+L5), GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, NFC, USB Type-C
- 5000mAh (Typical) / 4880mAh (Minimum) battery with 44W ultra-fast flash charge