The iQoo Z3 should launch in India on June 8, the company confirmed. The phone’s teaser page also launched live on Amazon, confirming its presence on the e-commerce site. Just the day before, the company released a teaser hinting at the arrival of the iQoo Z3 in the Indian market. The phone debuted in China in March with a Snapdragon 768G SoC and a 120Hz display refresh rate. The iQoo Z3 is also equipped with a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.
IQoo Z3 India launch details, price (expected)
The new iQoo Z3 has been confirmed to launch in India on June 8th. The company will host a virtual launch event at 12:00 (noon). A microsite for iQoo Z3 came out live on Amazon and users can click the “Notify me” button to get updates to launch the upcoming phone.
iQoo says it will reveal details about the phone little by little before launch. On June 1, the company will reveal details of the “fully charged FlashCharge technology”, details of the camera on June 2, the “gaming experience” on June 3 and the “display and design” on June 4.
In China, the iQoo Z3 was launched in Cloud Oxygen, Deep Space and Nebula colors and the same options should be provided in India. The iQoo Z3 will probably be sold in the same range as its Chinese version, which starts at CNY 1,699 (approximately Rs 18,900).
iQoo Z3 specifications
The iQoo Z3 runs on OriginOS for iQoo 1.0, based on Android 11. It features a 6.58-inch Full-HD + (1,080×2,408 pixels) LCD display with a refresh rate of 120Hz. The iQoo Z3 is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G SoC processor, paired with up to 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM. It has up to 256GB of built-in UFS 2.2 storage, which can be expanded via a microSD card (up to 1TB).
In terms of optics, the iQoo Z3 features a triple rear camera setup that includes a 64-megapixel primary sensor, an 8-megapixel sensor with an ultra-wide-angle lens and a 2-megapixel sensor. There is a slot in the front, which houses a 16-megapixel selfie shooter.
The iQoo Z3 has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. Supported by a 4,400 mAh battery with support for fast charging of 55 W. For connection, the smartphone is available with 5G, 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.1, GPS, 3.5 mm headphone jack and USB Type-C charging port.