iQOO Z9 5G Set to Debut at an Affordable Price: Teased Below ₹20,000 with Sale Details Revealed

Smartphone maker iQOO is gearing up to launch the iQOO Z9 5G in India on March 12th. In the lead-up to the unveiling, the company has been gradually revealing key specifications of the phone. Here's a breakdown of what we know so far about the iQOO Z9 5G.

Priced Under ₹20,000:

iQOO Z9 5G
iQOO Z9 5G Price
The biggest highlight of the iQOO Z9 5G is its competitive price tag. The phone is confirmed to be priced under ₹20,000, making it a strong contender for the title of the most affordable phone powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 7200 chipset.

Brightest AMOLED Display in the Segment:

Brightest AMOLED Display in the Segment
iQOO Z9 5G Display
The iQOO Z9 5G boasts a feature-rich display. It will reportedly be the brightest AMOLED panel in its price range, with a peak brightness of 1800 nits. Gamers will appreciate the smooth visuals provided by the 120Hz refresh rate, 300Hz touch sampling rate, and 1200Hz instant touch sampling rate. Additionally, the phone will come with motion control for an enhanced gaming experience.

Battery and Charging:

iQOO Z9 5G Battery and Charging
iQOO Z9 5G Battery and Charging
The iQOO Z9 5G packs a hefty 5,000mAh battery, promising long battery life. Based on estimates, the phone can deliver up to 5.9 hours of gameplay, 17.4 hours of video watching, 67.8 hours of music playback, and 17.5 hours of social media browsing on a single charge. While the exact fast charging capabilities are yet to be confirmed, rumors suggest it will support 44W fast charging. Despite the large battery, the phone is expected to maintain a slim profile of just 7.83mm.

Other Features:

iQOO has already confirmed that the Z9 5G will be equipped with dual stereo speakers for an immersive audio experience. The camera department will be led by a 50-megapixel Sony IMX882 primary sensor with OIS (Optical Image Stabilization) for capturing sharp photos and videos. The phone will be available in two color options: Brushed Green and Graphene Blue.


The iQOO Z9 5G appears to be a compelling option for budget-conscious smartphone buyers who prioritize performance, display quality, and battery life. With its powerful processor, bright display, and long-lasting battery, the Z9 5G is shaping up to be a well-rounded smartphone in the ₹20,000 segment in India. The official launch on March 12th will reveal the complete picture, including the exact pricing and availability details.