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Vivo Z1i (2018) review

Android OS v8.1 (Oreo)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
Adreno 509
4 GB / 128 GB
6.26 inches (1080 x 2280 px)
13 + 2 MP, 4160 x 3120 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization

Vivo announced the launch of the Z1i smartphone in 2018. The manufacturer is offering the Vivo Z1i phone with 6.26 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 chipset, 4 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage.

The Vivo Z1i comes with Android OS v8.1 (Oreo) out of the box, and a Li-Po 3180 mAh, non-removable battery. The 6.26 inches phone comes with IPS display (1080 x 2280 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.

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Vivo Z1i specifications

BrandVivo
NameZ1i
ModelZ1I
Release date2018

Body

The weight of Vivo Z1i is about 5.26 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Vivo phone are average (6.09 x 2.95 x 0.31 inches).

Weight5.26 oz
Dimensions6.09 x 2.95 x 0.31 inches
Colorsblack, red
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Vivo Z1i comes with Android OS v8.1 (Oreo) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v8.1 (Oreo)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 636
CPUOcta-core, Quad-core 1.8 GHz Kryo, Quad-core 1.6 GHz Kryo
GPUAdreno 509

Display

The size of Z1i screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6.26 inches IPS display of Vivo Z1i with 1080 x 2280 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size6.26 inches
Resolution1080 x 2280 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Vivo Z1i (4 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (128 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM4 GB
Internal storage128 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Z1i is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus. The main camera of Z1i has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake. Optical image stabilization is a must for anyone shooting without a tripod with a long lens or in low light conditions.

Selfie camera16 MP
Main camera13 + 2 MP, 4160 x 3120 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Vivo Z1i supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Z1i phone doesn't have built-in FM radio.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv5.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCno
FM radiono
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 3180 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of Z1i isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 3180 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The Z1i phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Vivo phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Vivo Z1i phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, light, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM, Fast charging
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