iQOO Z9 5G Specifications Confirmed Ahead of Debut in March Second Week

  • iQOO seems to be focusing more on gaming and primary camera performance with its upcoming Z9 smartphone.
  • The device will feature an AMOLED screen with the highest peak brightness in the segment.

iQOO is gearing up for the launch of the iQOO Z9 5G smartphone in India. The smartphone will go official on March 12 in the country as a successor to the iQOO Z7 series smartphones. The brand has also confirmed the specifications of the device ahead of its debut.

iQOO Z9 5G Confirmed Specifications

iQOO will equip the smartphone with an AMOLED display with a refresh rate of 120Hz. The AMOLED panel will also sport a 300Hz touch sampling rate and a local peak brightness of 1800 nits. The device will also feature a centred punch hole cutout with minimal bezels on all four sides.

iQOO adds that the device can offer an instant touch sampling rate of 1200Hz to offer an immersive gaming experience. A MediaTek Dimensity 7200 Ultra SoC paired with a Mali-G610 MP4 GPU will power the forthcoming iQOO device.

Display 120Hz AMOLED Display, 300Hz Touch Sampling Rate, 1200Hz Instant Touch Sampling Rate, Centred Punch Hole Cut-Out
Proccessor MediaTek Dimensity 7200 Ultra SoC
Cameras 50MP Sony IMX 882 primary sensor with OIS support
Battery 5000mAh
Dimensions 7.89mm thickness
Colour Options Brushed Green, Graphene Blue

iQOO claims that the smartphone will clock over 7,30,000 points on the AnTuTu V10 benchmarking platform, which is set to be the highest in the segment. The iQOO Z9 features the segment’s first 50MP Sony IMX 882 sensor with support for optical image stabilisation (OIS).

A dual stereo speaker setup will be present on the device to enhance the audio experience. The smartphone will be available in Brushed Green and Graphene Blue shades with a unique pattern on the rear. The images posted by iQOO also show that the Z9’s power button and volume rocker will be present on the right side, as usual.

iQOO also claims that despite packing a 5,000mAh battery, the device will measure 7.89mm in thickness. iQOO also confirms that the upcoming smartphone will be manufactured at Vivo’s Greater Noida facility. The microsite of the device went live on Amazon, confirming the online availability of the device.