The iQOO Z3 5G became official in China earlier this year and now it’s ready for the global market. The phone is launching in India first for $275 and should be making it to other countries soon.

Design and Display

Vivo iQOO Z3 5G Goes Global With 120Hz Display and 55W Fast Charging

The Z3 5G has a 6.58-inch LCD with 1080p resolution and a smooth 120Hz refresh rate. It comes with a waterdrop notch selfie camera and a thick bottom bezel. It also has support for HDR10 and has a tall 20:9 aspect ratio.

The fingerprint sensor is mounted on the side atop the power button.

Internals and Storage

The main chipset is the Snapdragon 768G with three different memory configurations including 6/128GB, 8/128GB, and 8/256GB. There is also a microSD card slot for storage expansion.

The phone boots Android 11 with Vivo’s Funtouch OS 11.1 on top.


The 64MP main camera on the back is accompanied by an 8MP ultrawide shooter and a 2MP macro camera next to an LED flash. This camera is capable of recording 1080 and 4K video clips at 60 FPS.

The waterdrop notch front-facing camera is a 16MP snapper capable of 1080p video recording.

Battery and Pricing

The battery compartment features a 4,400 mAh power cell with support for 55W super-fast charging.

The iQOO Z3 5G is available in Black, Blue, and Silver colors for $275.

iQOO Z3 5G Specifications

  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G
  • CPU: Octa-core (1×2.8 GHz Kryo 475 Prime & 1×2.4 GHz Kryo 475 Gold & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 475 Silver)
  • GPU: Adreno 620
  • OS: Android 11, Funtouch OS 11.1
  • Supported Networks: 2G, 3G, 4G LTE, 5G
  • Display:
    • 6.58″ IPS LCD with 1080 x 2408 pixels resolution; 120Hz refresh rate
  • Memory:
    • RAM: 6GB, 8GB, 12GB
    • Internal: 128GB, 256 GB, UFS 2.2
    • Card slot: yes
  • Camera:
    • Rear (Triple): 64 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/1.97″, 0.7µm, PDAF
      8 MP, f/2.2, 120˚, 16mm (ultrawide), 1/4.0″, 1.12µm
      2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
    • Front: 16MP
  • Colors: Black, Blue, Silver
  • Fingerprint sensor: Side-mounted
  • Battery: 4,300 mAh, 55W fast charging
  • Price: $275