iQOO is all set to launch a new smartphone in the budget segment in India on March 16th. The brand has officially confirmed that it will be launching the iQOO Z6 smartphone in the country on the said date. The upcoming smartphone from iQOO will come loaded with some interesting specifications and features. These include a 5G chipset from Qualcomm, 120Hz display, liquid cooling system, and more.
The launch of iQOO Z6 5G will bring a new proposition to the segment under Rs 15,000. The latest teaser hints that the phone will be the fastest smartphone in this segment. That being said, you might be wondering what all the features the upcoming phone will bear. To make things easier for you, we have compiled a detailed list of all features and expected specifications of the iQOO Z6 5G smartphone along with its expected price in India, launch date, how to watch online, and more. So, without further ado, let’s get started.
iQOO Z6 5G Launch Date, Event Time, Where to Watch It Live
The company has confirmed that the iQOO Z6 5G will launch in India on March 16th. The launch event will kickstart at 12:30 PM IST and one can watch the live stream on the company’s official website along with the iQOO official YouTube channel. Moreover, one can get all the latest information about the launch on iQOO’s Twitter handle.
iQOO Z6 5G Expected Price in India
The company has already teased that the upcoming iQOO Z6 price in India will start at Rs 15,000. This means one could expect the base model to be priced around Rs 14,999 in India for the 4GB RAM model. The phone will be also available in other storage options. The 6GB RAM option may be priced around Rs 16,999, while the 8GB RAM model may come with a price tag of Rs 18,999. That said, the prices are just speculations and one will get the exact pricing details during the launch event.
iQOO Z6 5G Expected Sale Date
The smartphone is expected to be available for purchase during the Holi festival, meaning that one could expect the sale date to be around March 18th. The phone will be made available via the company’s official website and Amazon.
iQOO Z6 5G Expected Specifications and Features
iQOO has already teased some of the specifications of the upcoming smartphone. Plus, there have been multiple leaks and rumours that reveal some specifications and features of the upcoming smartphone. Here’s what you need to know:
Snapdragon 695 Mobile Platform
iQOO Z6 is confirmed to be powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 processor. The latest chipset from Qualcomm comes with some interesting features and is made using a 6nm process. The SoC comes with an octa-core Kryo 660 GPU that is clocked at up to 2.2GHz. The chipset also comes with Adreno 619 GPU that delivers a 30 per cent increase in GPU performance compared to its predecessor (Snapdragon 690).
The upcoming iQOO Z6 will come loaded with a 6.58-inch Full HD+ display with a screen resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels. The display offers a 120Hz screen refresh rate along with a DCI-P3 colour gamut. The phone will come with an LCD panel.
5-Layer Liquid Cooling System
The handset will also come with a five-layered liquid cooling system that the company claims can bring down the core temperature by 10-degrees. The cooling system can accurately sense the heat source and intelligently adapt the optimal cooling solution to bring down the core temperature of the smartphone.
Extended RAM 2.0 Technology
The upcoming iQOO Z6 5G will come loaded with new Extended RAM 2.0 technology. This means that users will get up to 4GB of virtual RAM with the latest device. To start with the base variant with 4GB RAM, users will get 1GB of virtual RAM. With 6GB RAM and 8GB RAM models, one will get 2GB and 4GB of virtual RAM support respectively.
Other Expected Specifications and Features
The iQOO Z6 is said to be loaded with a dual-camera setup at the rear with a combination of a 50MP primary lens with f/1.8 aperture and a 2MP macro shooter with f/2.4 aperture. The handset may also feature an 8MP shooter for selfies and video calling. The phone might come with a 128GB of storage option and may support up to 8GB of RAM. The handset may also come with a 5,000mAh battery with 18W fast charging support. The handset also supports a side-mounted fingerprint sensor along with WiFi, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, dual-SIM support, 3.5mm audio jack, and USB Type-C port.