Vivo’s iQOO brand just confirmed that it will introduce iQOO Z1 5G in China on May 19. It will be the first-ever smartphone to be powered by MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ SoC that was announced last week. This will also be the first iQOO phone to be powered by a MediaTek SoC since all their previous phone were powered by Snapdragon SoCs.
iQOO also confirmed 144Hz refresh rate punch-hole screen.Additionally, the device is said to support 44W fast charging to ensure safe and fast charging. However, some reports have claimed that the brand will in all probability discontinue its Z series phones and replace them, since the iQOO has started launching the phones.
The MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ SoC has HyperEngine 2.0 support, which optimizes the smartphone for a more fluid and immersive gaming experience. It incorporates MediaTek’s latest MiraVision technologies to enhance the picture quality of 4K videos and streams in real time. It also has built-in 5G modem with Carrier Aggregation, dual 5G SIM, and MediaTek’s 5G UltraSave power saving technologies that dynamically adjust the modem’s power configuration and operating frequency according to network conditions and user activities to significantly save power.
The price of iQOO Z1 5G is still unknown to us. We should know more details in the coming days.