iQOO Z3 5G price in India, specifications, and first sale date details have been finally revealed as the phone was launched, as promised. It is the company’s first premium mid-range offering in the country and is also the first phone in India to come with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G SoC. The iQOO Z3 will look to take on the latest Realme X7 Max that has Dimensity 1200 SoC as well as the upcoming OnePlus Nord CE smartphone. The new iQOO phone comes with a waterdrop notch for the selfie camera, a rectangular camera module with triple sensors, and a side-mounted fingerprint sensor for security. iQOO Z3 specifications include a 120Hz display, Android 11 OS, 64MP camera, and 55W fast-charging support.
iQOO Z3 prices in India, sale date
|iQOO Z3 variant||Price in India|
|6GB + 128GB||Rs 19,990|
|8GB + 128GB||Rs 20,990|
|8GB + 256GB||Rs 22,990|
The iQOO Z3 price in India starts at Rs 19,990 for the base variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage, making it quite competitive. This is followed by the 8GB/ 128GB variant that costs Rs 25,999, while you will have to shell out Rs 27,999 for the 8GB/ 256GB option. The phone will be available in Ace Black and Cyber Blue colour options and the first sale date is June 8th, i.e. today, starting 1pm via Amazon.in.
The phone will come with a 7-day no-questions-asked 100 percent refund guarantee for buyers via the e-commerce platform. Buyers will also get a flat Rs 1,000 discount on the phone on Amazon via a coupon as well as an additional up to Rs 1,500 instant discount via ICICI Bank debit cards, bringing down the starting price of the phone to Rs 17,490.
iQOO Z3 specifications
iQOO Z3 flaunts a 6.58-inch FHD+ LCD display with a 120Hz refresh rate, 2400 × 1080 pixels resolution, 20:9 aspect ratio, a waterdrop notch, HDR10+, and 96 percent NTSC Colour Gamut. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G SoC coupled with Adreno 620 GPU, up to 8GB LPDDR4x RAM, and up to 256GB UFS 2.2 internal storage that is further expandable via a microSD card. The phone comes with 3GB virtual RAM too. The phone boots Android 11-based iQOO UI custom skin on top and packs a 4,400mAh battery with 55W fast-charging support; it is claimed to charge the phone from 0 to 50 percent in 19 minutes. Connectivity features include 5G SA/NSA, 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS/GLONASS, USB Type-C.
iQOO Z3 features
- 6.58-inch FHD+ LCD display, 120Hz refresh rate
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G SoC, Adreno 620 GPU
- Up to 8GB RAM, 256GB storage
- 3GB virtual RAM
- Android 11-based iQOO UI
- 64MP + 8MP + 2MP triple cameras
- 16MP front-facing camera
- 4,400mAh battery, 55W fast-charging support
As for cameras, the iQOO Z3 5G has a triple-camera setup on the back, with a 64MP (f/1.79 aperture) Samsung ISOCELL GW3 primary sensor with LED flash and EIS, an 8MP (f/2.2 aperture) ultra-wide lens, and a 2MP (f/2.4 aperture) depth sensor. It has a 16MP snapper on the front for selfies and video chats and a side-mounted fingerprint sensor for security. The phone measures 163.95×75.30×8.50mm and weighs 185.5 grams.