iQOO Z1 5G will come with MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ chipset
iQOO is all set to launch a new premium smartphone, the Z1 5G, in China on May 19. In the run-up to the event, the company has shared some teasers, highlighting the key features of the handset. As per the teasers, the Z1 5G will come with a 5G-ready MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ chipset, 44W fast charging, a triple rear camera, and a punch-hole design.
As per the teasers, the iQOO Z1 5G will offer a punch-hole design, slim bezels, a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, and a triple camera setup on the back. It will also house a headphone jack at the bottom edge. The details about the display are unclear as of now, but reports suggest it will bear a 144Hz screen with options to switch between 60Hz/90Hz/120Hz/144Hz.
Going by the teaser images, the iQOO Z1 5G will sport a triple rear camera setup and a single selfie camera on the front. However, the specifications of these cameras are not known at the moment.
The iQOO Z1 5G will be powered by an octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 1000+, likely to be coupled with up to 8GB of RAM and up to 128GB of storage. The teasers also confirm that it will pack a 4,500mAh battery with support for 44W fast-charging support. Further, it should come with all the standard connectivity options like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and a Type-C port.
According to 91mobiles, the iQOO Z1 5G will be priced at CNY 2,498 (around Rs. 26,500) for the 6GB/128GB variant. However, the official pricing and availability details will be revealed at the online launch event on May 19.