Last years vivo Z5x has been re-purposed with a chipset update for the Chinese market. The new version comes with the Snapdragon 712 in place of the 710 on last years model and now starts at CNY 1,298 ($183) for the 6/128GB trim.
The phone is built around a 6.53-inch IPS LCD with FHD+ resolution and a punch-hole cutout for the 16MP selfie shooter. The back houses another 16MP camera, alongside an 8MP ultrawide shooter and 2MP depth helper. Theres also a capacitive fingerprint scanner.
The phone boots Funtouch OS 9 on top of Android 9 Pie and packs a 5,000 mAh battery which supports 18 wired charging. Its also available in an 8/128GB version which will go for CNY 1,598 ($226). The Z5x is already up for sale in China in black, blue and white colors.
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