The Chinese company, Vivo just unveiled the Z1 Android Smartphone with some cool specifications and features. The design on the Vivo Z1 is amazingly built for its customers, the display and design looks bright, shiny with realistic technology.
Surprisingly, the Vivo Z1 is the first smartphone to be a part of Vivo’s Z-series lineup and the company technically made it more affordable and attractive to the eyes of the beholders. And it has a striking resemblance to the Vivo X21 but only in design.
Vivo Z1 Specs
*. Display: 6.26-inch FHD+ 19:9 LCD
*. Screen resolution: 2280 x 1080px
*. Processor: Snapdragon 660 SoC
*. RAM: 4GB
*. Storage: 64GB internal storage expanded up to 128GB
*. Colors: Porcelain Glaze Black, Hyun Screen Red and Sapphire Blue
*. GPU: Adreno 512
*. Fingerprint sensor: YES
*. Face ID: YES
– Back camera: Dual lens with 13 MP primary sensor + 2MP sensor with LED flash
– Front camera: 12MP camera for selfies and video calls
*. Battery: 3260 mAh battery capacity
*. OS: Funtouch OS 4.0 built on top of Android Oreo 8.1
*. Price: N103k
Design and Display
Vivo are among the top competitive company’s that projected the notch display design for their Smartphone and yep, the Z1 isn’t lacking it anyways. The notch display houses the light sensor, FF sensor, receiver and it gives the phone an almost bezel-less form on the top.
The handset arrives with tall 6.26-inch FHD+ display but with the slightly upgraded 19:9 aspect ratio. Giving it a complete Full display and it comes with a high-resolution 2280 x 1080 pixels. It is not an OLED display but the LCD on the screen is reliable and provides a more clearer view surrounding the phone with in-depth contrast.
The phone is available in three colour and they include, Porcelain Glaze Black, Hyun Screen Red and Sapphire Blue. The smartphone measures 154.81 x 75.03 x 7.89mm and weighs in at 149.3 grams.
On the back, there is a liquid coating and a nicely mounted fingerprint sensor scanner under the horizontal dual-camera setup on the back.
Camera and Connectivity
While on the camera, the phone comes with a front facing camera lens of 12-megapixels and the company claims that the selfie snapper can be interpolated up to 24MP. And there is A1 Face beauty features also with Face Unlock supports coupled with the fingerprint sensor scanner.
On the back camera, the phone comes with a dual camera set-up featuring a 13-megapixels primary sensor along plus a 2-megapixels sensor with a LED flash.
And it has been equipped with other numerous network and connectivity such as Volte, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac dual-band, Bluetooth etc
Performance and Battery
The handset is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor and a Adreno 512 GPU coupled with a 4GB of RAM. It is enhanced to understand, tackle and deliver a more preferable performance with tasks sent to it. And to keep the battery life more efficient.
The phone comes with a 64GB of internal storage, that is capable of holding off a lot of documents, photos, movies and musics but there is also space for expansion using micro sd card but you have to choose.
There’s a hybrid SIM slot, which lets you have either two SIM cards at the same time or a single one plus a microSD memory card.
While on the battery capacity, it is fueled by a 3260mAh battery and the vivo Z1 runs Funtouch OS 4.0 based on Android 8.1. It is priced at CNY 1,799 / Rs.19,200 / €240 / $285 / N103k / Ksh. 28,930 and will start shipping on June 4th.