Finally, iQOO has launched its U1x entry-level smartphone in China. Moreover, this phone has already been listed on the Chinese e-commerce platform JD.com and from there a number of specifications and renders have been revealed ahead of its launch. But now, it is launched finally. So, without wasting any time, let’s just check out the specifications and pricing of this phone.
But before going to the specifications of the iQOO U1x, another news has just come out that IQOO Z1 now comes with a 12GB RAM variant as well, and now lists 128GB in-build storage with this spec carrying a price tag around 2598 yuan (~$389). Now, let’s go to the U1x again.
The iQOO U1x runs on the Android 10 OS and is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 processor. Regarding the display, this phone offers a 6.51-inch HD+ IPS LCD panel (1,600 x 720 pixels), a pixel density of 269ppi, and a screen-to-body ratio of 89%. It is a waterdrop notch type display. This phone comes in two different color variants: Black and Silver.
The SD 662 SoC of this phone is paired up to 6GB of RAM and up to 128GB of internal storage. The storage type is UFS 2.1. Coming to the camera section, this phone offers a triple rear camera setup which includes a 13MP primary camera with f/2.2 aperture, a 2MP secondary camera with f/2.4 aperture, and a 2MP tertiary camera with f/2.4 aperture. For selfies and video calls, this phone offers an 8MP selfie snapper at the front. The iQOO U1x has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. Regarding the ports and buttons, the volume up and down buttons are on the ride side and this phone also features a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Regarding the battery, the iQOO U1x is fueled up by a huge 5,000mAH battery with the support of up to 18W of fast charging over a micro-USB charging port. Coming to the dimension, this phone measures 164.41mm×76.32mm×8.41mm and weighs around 192.3 grams.
Coming to the pricing and availability, there are three variants of this phone in China as per the RAM and storage. The 4GB/64GB variant carries a price tag of CNY 899, the 6GB/64GB carries a price tag of CNY 999, and the top variant 6GB/128GB is priced at CNY 1,999.