- iQOO Z3 5G has been launched as India's first Snapdragon 768G smartphone.
- The device comes with a 4400 mAh battery with 55W fast charging.
- It is available in three memory options and two colour variants.
iQOO has launched its latest smartphone in India in the form of iQOO Z3 5G. The device boasts of being the first phone in the country to come with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G, promising the fastest 5G smartphone experience in the segment.
iQOO Z3 5G comes as a mid-segment smartphone with core features like a triple camera setup, a display with HDR10 support, a five-layered liquid cooling system and more. The device also carries iQOO and Vivo's extended RAM technology.
For those unaware, the extended RAM technology uses some of the in-built storage as RAM during extensive use of the smartphone. The capability ensures a smoother and lag-free experience while multitasking.
Here is a look at all other features like these that the iQOO Z3 5G has to offer.
iQOO Z3 5G price and availability
iQOO Z3 5G will be available in three memory variants. The base variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage will retail for a price of Rs 19,990. A step-up version with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage will come for Rs 20,990. The most premium offering with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage will be available for Rs 22,990.
The smartphone will be up for sale in two colour options - Ace Black and Cyber Blue. iQOO is also offering several deals on the purchase of the smartphone. These include a flat Rs 1500 off on ICICI Bank credit card and EMI transactions, a flat Rs 1000 off on Amazon coupons, as well as a no-cost EMI option for 9 months.
In addition, iQOO is bringing a seven-day return guarantee on Amazon India, wherein users will be able to easily return the smartphone if it is not to their liking. The device is up for orders on the Amazon India website.
iQOO Z3 5G specifications
iQOO Z3 5G sports a 3D curved high polymer plastic build at the back and comes with 8.5mm thickness and 185.5 grams weight. It is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 768G, as the first of its kind smartphone in India.
The phone runs Android 11 based Funtouch 11.1 and uses LPDDR 4X RAM and UFS 2.2. Memory options on the iQOO Z3 5G are as indicated in the variants and their prices above.
The display on the smartphone is a 6.58-inch LCD with 2408x1080 pixels resolution, 120Hz refresh rate and a 180Hz touch sampling rate for fast gaming response. There is also an eagle eye enhancement to optimise effects and visuals while playing a game. Heat generation during gaming is taken care of by a five-layer liquid cooling system.
For optics, iQOO Z3 5G comes with a triple-lens camera setup at the back that includes a 64-megapixel primary lens, an 8-megapixel 120-degree ultra-wide lens and a 2-megapixel macro lens. The setup comes with features like super night mode, 4k videos at 60fps, LED flash, HDR recording and more. At the front, there is a 16-megapixel selfie shooter.
The device is backed by a 4400 mAh battery that comes with 55W FlashCharge support. The company claims that the device can be completely charged in 50 minutes.
Connectivity options include a hybrid SIM slot with 5G support for one sim, a USB Type-C port, Wi-Fi 802.11 and Bluetooth 5.1.