vivo Z1i Advantages, Disadvantages, Review – Good One!!

vivo Z1i mid-range smartphone launched into the market. So, check out vivo Z1i advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. vivo Z1i 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 Z1i

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

vivo Z1i Key Features:

  • Android OS, v8.1(Oreo).
  • 6.26 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M Colors.
  • Dual 13 MP + 2 MP rear camera, 16 MP secondary camera.
  • Octa-Core processor and Snapdragon 636 chipset.
  • 4 GB RAM and 128 GB Internal Memory
  • 3260 mAh Battery

vivo Z1i Advantages (Pros):

  • vivo Z1i 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 Z1i 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 of RAM for multitasking.
  • It encompasses with Octa-core processor.
  • vivo Z1i has equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 Chipset.
  • Brings an internal memory of 128 GB and expandable memory is supported up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot).
  • It offers Dual 13 MP (PDAF) + 2 MP (depth sensor) rear camera with additional features like LED flash, Geo-tagging,
    touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
  • It offers 16 MP front-facing camera.
  • 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 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 good.
  • It offers great and loudspeakers.
  • Supports FM radio.
  • It is available in Black, Red colors to choose.
  • vivo Z1i supports additional features like Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.

vivo Z1i Disadvantages (Cons):

  • 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 Z1i Specifications:

General Features
Brand vivo
Model Name Z1i
SIM Type Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android 8.1
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
Processor Octa-core 1.8 GHz Kryo 260
GPU Adreno 509
Colors Black, Red
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 (PDAF) + 2 MP (depth sensor)
Secondary Camera 16 MP
Video Recording 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps
Other Camera Features LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
RAM and Storage
RAM 4 GB
Internal Memory 128 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
GPRS Yes
3G Yes
4G Yes
Wifi Yes
USB Connectivity microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth Yes/td>
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, BDS
NFC No
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.

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8 Total Score
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vivo Z1i smartphone comes with good features & performance for its price. It excels in all the departments but misses screen protection and fast charging, we suggest grabbing this mobile if you are looking for a good mobile below 20k.

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