VIVO’s iQOO brand expands its U Series lineup with the launch of iQOO U1x smartphone in China. It is a cut-down variant of iQOO U1 and sports side-facing fingerprint sensor.
The smartphone runs on Android 10 OS with iQOO UI 1.0 on top. It has dual SIM slots with dual 4G VoLTE support. The phone has thickness of 8.41 mm and houses 5000mAh battery with 18W dual-engine fast charging support (using MicroUSB).
The iQOO U1x specs include 6.51-inch IPS display with 89% screen-to-body ratio and boasts HD+ resolution at 20:9 aspect ratio. Pumping inside is an eight-core Snapdragon 662 mobile processor coupled with 4GB / 6GB RAM.
The cellphone has 64GB / 128GB storage options. It comes with 8MP selfie camera while the back side flaunts triple camera setup, which includes 13MP (main) + 2MP (depth) + 2MP (macro) shooters.
iQOO U1x Specifications
- Dimensions: 164.41 x 76.32 x 8.41 mm
- Weight: 192.3 grams
- SIM: Dual Nano Slots
- Operating System: Android 10 with iQOO UI 1.0
- Biometrics: Fingerprint sensor (side), Face Wake facial recognition
- Display: 6.51-inch IPS display with 1600 x 720 pixels resolution, 20:9 aspect ratio, 70% NTSC color gamut, 269ppi pixel density, 1500:1 contrast ratio, multi-touch support, 89% screen-to-body ratio
- Chipset: Octa-core (2GHz A73 x 4 + 1.8GHz A53 x 4) Snapdragon 662 mobile platform with Adreno 610 GPU
- RAM: 4GB / 64GB LPDDR4X
- Storage: 64GB / 128GB built-in (UFS 2.1)
- Front camera: 8MP with F/1.8 Aperture
- Rear cameras: Triple cameras with LED Flash, 4X digital Zoom, 1080p video recording
- 13MP main with F/2.2 Aperture
- 2MP depth with F/2.4 Aperture
- 2MP macro with 4cm shots, F/2.4 Aperture
- Battery: 5000mAh (typical) with 18W dual-engine flash charging
- Connectivity: Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi hotspot, Dual Band (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth V5.0, MicroUSB, GPS/A-GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, 3.5mm audio jack
- Sensors: Gravity, Light, Proximity, Gyro, E-Compass
The iQOO U1x color options include Secret Black and Morning Forest shades. The handset is already up for pre-order in China.
iQOO U1x Price
- iQOO U1x 4GB/64GB variant: 899 yuan (US$ 135 / Rs. 9,930 approx.)
- iQOO U1x 6GB/64GB variant: 999 yuan (US$ 150 / Rs. 11,040 approx.)
- iQOO U1x 6GB/128GB variant: 1199 yuan (US$ 180 / Rs. 13,250 approx.)