vivo launches its second device in the Z Series - Z1x announced for INR 16,990

New Delhi, 6th September 2019

·         Powered by 4,500mAh battery with 22.5W vivo FlashCharge

·         Equipped with a Super AMOLED FHD+ Halo FullView™ Display sporting a Flash In-Display Fingerprint Scanner

·         Available on Flipkart and vivo India E-store, starting 13th September, 2019

New Delhi, 6th September 2019: Following the successful launch of Z1Pro in July, vivo, the global innovative smartphone brand, today announced a power-packed addition to its Z-series portfolio – the all-new vivo Z1x.  A perfect amalgamation of performance and appearance, the vivo Z1x is the second offering under vivo's online-focused Z-series. The device will be available in two variants – 6GB+64GB and 6GB+128GB with two striking color options – Fusion Blue and Phantom Purple; and will be priced at INR 16,990 and INR 18,990 respectively. It will go on sale starting 13th September on Flipkart and vivo India E-store.

The all-new Z1x is powered by the powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 712AIE chipset, running on a massive 4,500mAh battery with vivo's proprietary 22.5W FlashCharge. The device is equipped with an AI Triple Rear Camera setup with a 48MP Primary camera, 8MP Super Wide-Angle camera and 2MP Depth camera. The shooter offers flawless selfie experience with a 32MP camera. The Z1x offers a vivid and immersive multimedia experience thanks to its 16.20cm (6.38) FHD+ Super AMOLED Display. The device also comes with the super quick in-display fingerprint scanner that unlocks the device in .48 seconds.

Consumers will also get an array of attractive offers* on the purchase of vivo Z1x including:

·         Upto INR 1250 off on HDFC Cards & EMI Transactions

·         Jio Benefits worth INR 6000

·         No Cost EMI upto 6 months

*terms and conditions apply

Commenting on the launch, Mr. Nipun Marya, Director Brand Strategy, vivo India said, "We are excited to launch the Z1x as our second offering under the online focused Z series. We received an overwhelming response for Z1Pro in India, and we are confident that Z1x, with its powerful-packed features will delight our customers.

In a bid to continue Z-Series' focus on great performance and speed, vivo has partnered with PUBG MOBILE making the all new Z1x the official smartphone of PMCO 2019 fall season Indian League . This partnership is a true reflection of the unparalleled performance capabilities of the #FullyLoaded Z series.

Commenting on the launch of Z1x on Flipkart, Mr. Aditya Soni, Senior Director, Mobiles at Flipkart said, "After the strong results we witnessed from the sale of Z1Pro in India which became the fastest selling smartphone on our platform, we are extremely delighted to collaborate with vivo once again to introduce Z1x exclusively on Flipkart. We hope to be equally instrumental towards the success of the second device from the Z-Series portfolio and take this product to the Indian millennials across the length and breadth of the country through Flipkart."

Key Features

Ultimate Performance

The Z1x is equipped with the powerful Snapdragon 712AIE chipset on 6GB RAM & 64/128GB ROM options. At the heart of this premium platform is a 64-bit CPU - Qualcomm Kryo 360 with an advanced 10nm design, clock speed of up to 2.3 GHz and Adreno 616 Graphic Processing Unit (GPU) leading to an increase in the overall performance by 10%1 which gives you extreme performance while gaming and multitasking. And, to take the performance to the whole new level, the Z1x is loaded with exclusive Multi-Turbo mode that makes the device run at an electrifying speed.


Ultimate Gaming

The Ultra Game Mode in the Z-Series provides an uninterrupted gaming experience. It enables one to play e-sports like a pro by using Competition Mode, which allocates system resources that prioritize your game performance. Z1x is also equipped with 4D gaming vibration that offers a delightful gaming experience with gaming countdown showing the precise show time so you are always ahead in the game. 


Ultimate Power

With the all-new Z1x, battery woes are now a thing of the past. The 4,500mAh battery keeps the Z1x going throughout the day. The device comes with vivo's exclusive Type-C, 22.5W FlashCharge technology to re-juice quicker than ever. Thanks to the in-box FlashCharger, users can get upto 3 hours of talk time within 5 minutes of charging4. Not only that, the Z1x also supports OTG reverse charging2 function.


Ultimate Viewing Experience

Z1x features an immersive multimedia experience thanks to its 16.20cm (6.38) FHD+ Super AMOLED Display with a high screen-to-body ratio. With a 19:5:9 aspect ratio and the screen-to-body ratio of 90% allows you to enjoy a full view and a supreme gaming experience without boundaries. To further accentuate the experience and secure your device, the device introduces vivo's Flash In-Display fingerprint scanner to the Z-Series portfolio which unlocks the phone in less than .48 seconds.


Ultimate Photography

The Z1x features a triple rear camera setup with a 48MP primary camera, 8MP Super Wide-Angle camera and 2MP Depth camera. From magnificent landscapes to beautiful portraits, these three cameras help you capture your most impressive shots. When you see the world through the Sony IMX582 sensor, creating photographic masterpieces is easier than ever. The AI Super-Wide-Angle Camera expands your view to 120°3, so you can capture more landscape, more of your friends, and more impressive pictures. The AI Super Night Mode eliminates the problem of unclear photos in the dark. It works by instantly capturing multiple photos at different exposure, and combining them to greatly improve brightness clarity.

Additionally, Z1x features an industry-leading 32MP front camera. The 32MP resolution allows you to take selfies with high clarity and precise details. It also comes with multiple selfie modes, such as AI Face Beauty, lighting, AR Stickers, AI Filter, etc., which makes the selfie-taking experience enjoyable and fun.


About vivo India:

vivo, a premium global smartphone brand, entered India in late 2014; vivo has established itself as one of the top smartphone brands in India. Manufacturing in Greater Noida, the company has a robust distribution network across the country both online and offline, catering the best in class quality services to over 539 cities, in 27 states and 5 union territories backed by more than 550 service centres in India. The organization is dedicated to the pursuit of perfection and is continuously creating surprises for users through constant innovation. Through smartphones, vivo offers users a professional-grade photography solution, taking mobile photography to the level of an art form, witnessing and recording all of life's beautiful moments.



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vivo Z1x Specifications:



Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 mobile platform   with AI Engine






Fusion Blue, Phantom Purple                               

Operating System

Funtouch OS 9.1 based on Android 9.0                                 






Fast   Charging

22.5W vivo FlashCharge                               



16.20cm   (6.38)                                     




Incell   (SAmoled)                                             

Touch Screen

Capacitive   Touch Screen                                        


Dual SIM slot













Front 32MP / Rear 48MP+8MP+2MP                                    


Front   f/2.0 (32MP), Rear f/1.7948MP+ f/2.28MP-Wide Angle+ f/2.4 (2MP - Bokeh)                                        


Supports Rear Flash                             

Scene Modes

Rear: AI filter, Backlight HDR,   Portrait Bokeh, Portrait light effects, AR stickers, slow-motion, time-lapse photography,   AI Beauty, Live Photo, Night Mode etc.

Front: AI Filters, AR Stickers,   Portrait light effects, Live Photo, AI Beauty etc. 


Video Playback

MP4, 3GP,  AVI                                   

Video Recording


 Voice Recording





Ambient Light Sensor


Proximity Sensor





In-Display Fingerprint


Virtual Gyroscope