iQOO has launched three phones within its Z6 series, including the iQOO Z6 5G, iQOO Z6 44W, and the iQOO Z6 Pro. The smartphone lineup is said to have another member, the iQOO Z6 Lite 5G. As the name suggests, this will be a more affordable version of the existing iQOO Z6 5G. The most exciting thing about the phone is its chip, the Snapdragon 4 Gen 1. Let’s talk about this in detail.
The iQOO Z6 Lite 5G will go on sale via Amazon. Its landing page is live on Amazon and the iQOO website, which reveals a few things about the phone. Firstly, it will be launched on September 14. Secondly, it will have a 1080p 120Hz IPS LCD with a V-shaped notch. Thirdly, we can see the image of an unknown Snapdragon chipset with the heading “Snapdragon Dual 5G Experience.”
For a moment, we were clueless about the chipset of the smartphone. However, a new report from famous Twitter tipster Abhishek Yadav reveals that the underlying chipset will be the Snapdragon 4 Gen 1. He also shared a live image of the smartphone’s “About Phone” section to prove his point. The image also reveals that the phone will run FuntouchOS 12 based on Android 12. Plus, it will have a 6GB RAM (+2GB Virtual RAM) + 128GB ROM variant.
Snapdragon 4 Gen 1 looks like a trimmed-down version of the Snapdragon 695 5G or an upgraded version of the Snapdragon 480+ 5G. The chip is comparable to the MediaTek Dimensity 720 5G. The new 4 Gen1 chip brings several improvements, including up to 15% better CPU performance and up to 10% improved GPU performance. The chipset brings 5G support with the help of Snapdragon X51 5G Modem-RF system.
Other specs of the iQOO Z6 Lite may include a 5000mAh battery that will support 18W fast charging. The phone could have a 50MP primary camera and a 2MP secondary camera. We could also see a triple camera setup completed by another 2MP lens. It could possess an 8MP front camera embedded into the V-shaped notch for selfies. The phone will also feature a side-mounted fingerprint and face unlock.
iQOO Z6 Lite 5G Full Specifications (Unofficial)
- FHD+ 120Hz IPS LCD Screen
- Snapdragon 4 Gen 1 Chipset
- Rear Camera: 50MP + 2MP + 2MP
- Front Camera: 8MP
- 5000mAh battery with 18W Fast Charging
- 4GB/6GB RAM + 128GB ROM
- FuntouchOS 12 based on Android 12
iQOO Z6 Lite 5G Price in India
We don’t have any official information regarding the price of the iQOO Z6 Lite 5G. However, we can expect the cost of the iQOO Z6 Lite to be lower than the iQOO Z6 5G. The iQOO Z6 5G currently retails for ₹14,999. Therefore, we expect the iQOO Z6 Lite 5G to be priced under ₹13,000. Nevertheless, these are just expectations, and we must wait for the official launch for the exact price details.