vivo Z1 Advantages, Disadvantages, Review – Some features missing!!

vivo Z1 mid-range smartphone launched into the market. So, check out vivo Z1 advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. vivo Z1 price in India is around Rs.18,999 and $299 in the USA. Currently, it is not available on online shopping sites like Flipkart, Amazon to buy.

vivo Z1

Best Price: Rs.18,999(India), $299(USA)

vivo Z1 Key Features:

  • Android OS, v8.1(Oreo).
  • 6.26 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M Colors.
  • Dual 13 MP + 2 MP rear camera, 24 MP secondary camera.
  • Octa-Core processor and Snapdragon 660 chipset.
  • 4 GB RAM and 64 GB Internal Memory
  • 3260 mAh Battery

vivo Z1 Advantages (Pros):

  • vivo Z1 comes with latest Android OS, v8.1(Oreo).
  • Presents 6.26-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen and Multitouch in it.
  • It has a good screen-to-body ratio for the better viewing experience.
  • vivo Z1 display has good pixel density for its Full HD resolution (~403 PPI pixel density)
  • It supports Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
  • It provides 4 GB RAM for multitasking.
  • It encompasses with Octa-core processor.
  • vivo Z1 has equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 Chipset.
  • Brings an internal memory of 64 GB and expandable memory is supported up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot).
  • It offers Dual: 13 MP + 2 MP rear camera with additional features like phase detection autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
  • It offers 24 MP front-facing camera with additional features like f/2.0, 1080p.
  • Supports Quad HD video recording at 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps.
  • It has the battery capacity of 3260 mAh which is good for heavy usage.
  • Performance is very smooth with no lags.
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G.
  • Supports sensors like Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.
  • Design and build quality are great.
  • It offers great and loudspeakers.
  • Supports FM radio.
  • It is available in Black, Red, Blue colors to choose.
  • vivo Z1 supports additional features like Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.

vivo Z1 Disadvantages (Cons):

  • No wireless charging support.
  • No display protection like gorilla glass.
  • Comes with hybrid SIM slot. So you can’t use both SIM cards and microSD card at a time.
  • No stereo speakers for the better multimedia experience.
  • No NFC connectivity support.
  • No fast charging support.

Check out vivo Z1 Specifications:

General Features
Brand vivo
Model Name Z1
SIM Type Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android 8.1
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 660
Processor Octa-core (4×2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 260)
GPU Adreno 512
Colors Black, Red, Blue
Accessories in Box
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.26 inches, 97.8 cm2 (~84.1% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2280 pixels, 19:9 ratio (~403 ppi density)
Dimensions 154.8 x 75.1 x 7.9 mm (6.09 x 2.96 x 0.31 in)
Weight 149.3 g (5.26 oz)
Other Display Features Multi-Touch
Camera Features
Primary Camera Dual 13 MP + 2 MP
Secondary Camera 24 MP, f/2.0, 1080p
Video Recording 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps
Other Camera Features phase detection autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
RAM and Storage
Internal Memory 64 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 3260 mAh battery
Talk Time
Internet & Connectivity
3G Yes
4G Yes
Wifi Yes
USB Connectivity microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth Yes
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, BDS
3.5mm jack Yes
Other Features
FM Yes
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Additional Features & Apps Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.

Disclaimer: We can not guarantee that the information on this page is 100% correct. Source
Check out Nokia X6 features which is a competitor to Z1

7.5 Total Score
Some features missing!!

vivo Z1 smartphone comes with good specs & performance for its price, but misses some important features like display protection and fast charging, we suggest to other mobiles also before purchasing this smartphone.

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