Vivo iQOO 5 5G Specs Review And Price

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The Vivo iQOO 5 5G is a new flagship device from Vivo that packs a powerful processor, generous inbuilt storage, and an impressive cameras setup. It also has a large battery and an under-display fingerprint scanner.

Design And Display

The Vivo iQOO 5 5G has a nice body that is built with all glass both on the back and front. It looks attractive especially on the smooth panel that is housing the cameras and the logo. It measures 160 x 75.6 x 8.3 mm in dimensions and weighs 197 grams.

The Vivo iQOO 5 5G has a screen size of 6.56 inches under AMOLED capacitive touchscreen. The screen has a display fingerprint and a resolution of 1080 x 2376 pixels with 398 PPI density. It also reaches an 86.5% screen-to-body ratio and features a 120Hz refresh rate.

Cameras Features

The phone major highlight is on the cameras. It has an impressive triple rear camera of 50 MP. The camera is accompanied by 13 MP portrait that has PDAF, 2x optical zoom, and another 13 MP ultrawide camera. It features Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama, and can shoot 8K, 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS videos. The front camera on the phone is 16 MP and it has Panorama.

Hardware And Sofware

The Vivo iQOO 5 5G has a Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 SOC that is built on a 7nm+ process node and also an octa-core processor clocking at a speed of 1×2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 585. It packs Adreno 650 GPU for graphics and runs on Android 10 with IQOO UI 1.5 on top.

Storage Capacity And Sensors

The internal storage is 128GB with 8GB RAM and the same 128GG but with a huge 12GB RAM. The bigger model has 256GB and 12GB RAM. There is no support for the micro SDcard. The sensors on the iQOO 5 5G include Fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass.

Battery Power And Network Connectivity

The Vivo iQOO 5 5G has a non-removable battery of 4500 mAh with fast charging technology. The battery will last long when fully charged and it supports Reverse charging technology.

There is both 4G LTE network and 5G network on the phone for fast internet browsing and downloads. Other options available are NFC, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO and Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go,

Vivo iQOO 5 5G Full Specifications

Model NameVivo iQOO 5 5G
Announced2020, August
Market AvailabilityAvailable


Network TypeGSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
2G NetworkGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G NetworkHSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G NetworkYes
5G NetworkYes
Network SpeedHSPA, LTE-A
Network GPRSYes
Network EDGEYes
SIM TypeDual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


Body BuildGlass front, aluminum frame
Body Dimensions160 x 75.6 x 8.3 mm
Body Weight197 g
Body ColorsBlue, Gray


Display TypeAMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Display Size6.56 inches
Display Resolution1080 x 2376 pixels
Display MultitouchYes
Display Pixel Density398 ppi density
Display Screen ProtectionYes Corning Gorilla


Primary Camera50 MP + 13 MP + 13 MP main
Secondary Camera16 MP
Video8K, 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS
Camera FeaturesDual-LED flash, HDR, panorama
Camera FlashYes


Operating SystemAndroid
OS Version10
User InterfaceYes


ChipsetQualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+)
CPUOcta-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 585)
Graphics processor (GPU)Adreno 650
System Internal Memory8/12GB RAM
Internal Storage128/256 GB
Storage Card SlotNo
SensorsFingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass


Wi-FiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi HotspotYes
BluetoothYes, 4.2, A2DP
USB TypeType – C
GPSYes, with A-GPS


Battery TypeLi-Po Battery
Battery Capacity4500 mAh battery
Battery PlacementNonremovable
Fast ChargingYes
Wireless ChargingNo
Battery Standby
Battery Talk Time
Battery Music Play Time


Audio PlaybackYes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Video PlaybackYes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Video Outn/a
FM Radion/a
Alert TypesVibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Ring TonesMP3, WAV
LoudspeakerYes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jackYes

Other Features

MessagingSMS (threaded view), MMS, Email
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Vivo iQOO 5 5G Price And Availability

The Vivo iQOO 5 5G is now available for purchase at a price of $520 and you can get the phone in Blue, and Gray colors.

Where To Buy Vivo iQOO 5 5G


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