Vivo iQOO U1

Vivo iQOO U1 Specifications, Price, Pros and Cons – Vivo sub-brand iQOO releases a mid-tier smartphone on July 16, known as the Vivo iQOO U1. It is the best the phone in terms of processor and has a decent price point to start with. But on the flip side, this phone currently available in China. Still, there are rumors that it will appear in the Indian market in August.

Vivo iQOO U1 Specifications Overview

Highlights

  1. The phone runs on the latest Android 10, powered by the Snapdragon 720G chipset for better processing.
  2. The camera department will present a 48 MP lens as the primary setup in its triple cam board.
  3. In the front, it sports an IPS LCD panel, which offers a Full HD display experience.
  4. The battery has a 4500 mAh battery and comes with 18 W standard fast charging support.
  5. The Vivo iQOO U1 starting price is around $170 (12,999 INR), and price may vary differently for different markets.

Design and Display

Vivo iQOO U1 got the typical Vivo style, and the plastic body does have shiny finishing that looks quite astounding on the phone. Talking about its design, it has a sleek design. It provides a triple camera board and the fingerprint sensor present at the side-frame. Plus, you will get three amazing colors of Black, Blue, and White.

At the front, you will get a very thin bezel screen at the corner, which gives a Full display experience with its punch-hole selfie camera. The phone features a 6.53 inches Full HD resolution IPS LCD panel as its display screen, which offers 395 PPI density. But there’s no sight of corning glass protection in the front panel.

Memory and Internal

There are three memory variants present in the phone, which present as 6GB RAM with two internal storage options of 64 GB and 128 GB. As well as there’s a higher variant of 8GB RAM that is apace with 128 GB internal storage capacity. However, you won’t get a Micro-SD card slot for storage expansion.

In terms of the processing system, it got the mid-tier best chipset onboarded on the phone. The Vivo iQOO U1 offers the 8 nm Qualcomm SM7125 Snapdragon 720G SOC with a graphic setting of Adreno 618, which makes the gaming experience decent and serves high-quality performance. Plus, iQOO UI 1.0’s user-interface is provided to maintain the software.

Camera Setup

The Vivo iQOO U1 phone has a triple camera slot that arrives with 48 MP primary, 2 MP macro, and 2 MP depth sensor. As for the front, it has an 8 MP punch-hole selfie camera out of the box. In terms of camera features the inbuilt app provides several features that improve your photo quality and the camera rating is above average.

Battery and Others

A standard 18W fast charging support comes in the phone to charge the 4500 mAh battery, and by charging once it stays alive for more than two days. It also has basic features sensor and comms, as well as the battery saver mode that enhance the battery life. Furthermore, the expected price is $ 170 (12,999 INR) and available in Black, Blue, and White colors.

Vivo iQOO U1 pros and cons

Vivo iQOO U1 Specifications Details

Down below you can see the full specifications of Vivo iQOO U1 smartphone.

SpecificationsVivo iQOO U1
Network2G, 3G, 4G
AnnouncedJuly 2020
Weight190 g
ProtectionNo
SIMDual SIM
Size6.53 inches
DisplayCapacitive touchscreen IPS LCD,16M colors
Resolution1080 x 2340 pixels
OSAndroid 10 and iQOO UI 1.0
ChipsetQualcomm SM7125 Snapdragon 720G
CPUOcta-core
GPUAdreno 618
Card slotNo
RAM6GB and 8GB
Internal64GB and 128GB
Camera48MP, 2MP, and 2MP
Selfie8MP
RadioNo
USBmicro-USB 2.0 and USB On-The-Go
SensorsSide Mounted Fingerprint, accelerometer,
proximity, and compass
BatteryLi-Po 4500 mAh battery,
Fast charging 18W
ColorsBlack, Blue, and White
PriceExpected $ 170 (12,999 INR)

Vivo iQOO U1 Pros and Cons

Down below you can see the list of pros and cons of Vivo iQOO U1 smartphone.

Pros

  1. High-performance experience
  2. Long-lasting battery
  3. The decent camera features such as 4K and gyro-EIS.
  4. Lots of inbuilt features at a fair price

Cons

  1. Not best for low light photography
  2. No corning glass protection
  3. No micro-SD slot.

Conclusion

The Vivo iQOO U1 is a decent treat at a minimum budget phone and it worth its price due to its performance that works efficiently. However, it may launch differently in other countries. It is the best value-packed product in its range.

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