Vivo – the Chinesemanufacturer has just unveiled another mid-rangr to its lineup with brand nameof Vivo Z3. The new entrant features almost 90 percent display coverageand a number of gaming related features like Dual-Turbo Engine Acceleration, GameKeyboard and 4D Game Shock.
Vivo Z3 –Design and Features
Vivo has embedded a large 6.3-inch LCD panel on the front of Z3 with FHD+ resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels. The smartphone brings large screen-to-body ratio and waterdrop notch on the top. It also brings company’s own Jovi AI assistant and a fingerprint sensor on the back.
The Vivo Z3 gets powered by either Snapdragon 660 or 710 processors (quite similar to each other except for different clock rates), though the SD710 comes with AI related features. There are two storage combos to choose as per your requirement: the 4GB/ 64GB or 6GB?128GB.
The photography department of Vivo Z3 is dominated by a dual camera setup on the rear having 16MP main shooter and 2MP depth-focus sensor. The camera sports AI modes and features and bokeh effect as well. On the other hand, the front camera comes with a 12MP lens sporting IR-based face unlock.
The Vivo Z3 is a dual SIM supported handset by default that runs Android 8.1 Oreo under the hood with Vivo’s own FunTouch OS 4.5 lying on the top. The device is fuelled by a 3315 mAh battery unit that sports fast charging features.
Vivo Z3 – Pricing and Availability
The Vivo Z3 is currently available in China while the international exposure is expected very soon. Vivo has introduced different price tags for different variants of the device:
- Snapdragon 670, 4 GB RAM + 64 GB Storage – 1,598 Yuan (~$230, PKR 30,600)
- Snapdragon 710, 6 GB RAM + 64 GB Storage – 1,898 Yuan (~$274, PKR 36,500)
- Snapdragon 710, 6 GB RAM + 128 GB Storage – 2,298 Yuan (~$332, PKR 44,200)
Vivo Z3 – Specifications
|OS||Android 8.1 Oreo with FunTouch OS 4.5|
|Networks||2G, 3G, 4G LTE|
|CPU||1.7/2.0 GHz octa-core Kryo 360|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 670/710|
|Display||6.3-inch 19:9 LCD with FHD+ (2340 x 1080) resolution|
|Primary Camera||16 MP + 2 MP, LED|
|Secondary Camera||12 MP|
|Connectivity||MicroUSB, headphone jack, Wi-Fi ac, GPS, Bluetooth 5.0|