IQOO Z1 gaming

Vivo announces iQOO Z1 with Dimensity 1000+ SoC


iQOO is a sub-brand from Vivo which caters to mobile gamers. Today they have announced iQOO Z1 with Mediatek’s Dimensity 1000+ chipset inside. The phone, however, is not a new device. It is basically the iQOO Neo4 5G with a new processor. Apart from the 5G, this phone boasts having a 144Hz display, and Multi-Turbo 3.5 to boost performance. Vivo also claims that their liquid cooling system can lower the device temperature by 10 to 12 degrees Celcius. The device will be available in Galaxy Silver and Space Blue colors.


The Z1 will cost CNY2,198 ($310/€280) for the 6+128GB model, CNY300 ($42/€39) for 8+128GB model and CNY2,798 ($395/€360) for the 8+256GB model. If you are from China then you can pre-order from Vivo’s official Chinese Website now. For other e-commerce websites, the pre-order will be from May 25, and the sale will start on June 1. You will also get freebies with the purchase, such as a pair of neckband wireless earphones, Bluetooth controller with a joystick and covers. Let’s take a look at the specification –

  • MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ SoC
  • 6.57″ 2408×1080 LCD Display
  • 6/8GB RAM
  • 128/256GB Internal Memory
  • Rear Camera – 48MP main + 8MP ultrawide + 2MP macro
  • Front Camera – 16MP punch hole
  • 4,500 mAh battery with 44W SuperFlash charge
  • Android 10 with iQOO UI