Vivo has released another mid-budget segment device in September 2019 called Vivo Z1x. It runs on FuntouchOS 9.1 over Android 9.0 Pie out-of-the-box. Now, all the interested Vivo Z1x users are literally asking for the latest Android 10 update based on FuntouchOS 10. If you’re one of them, check this article as we’ve shared some details about the release date for your respective model.
To recall, the Android 11 Developer Preview Beta update is already in its third phase and the Public Beta is all set to launch in June 2020. According to Google’s trend, the company releases major Android versions in September every year. So, all the smartphone manufacturers are trying to close the pending Android 10 updates for its eligible devices and Vivo Z1x is one of them. If you’re very keen to know when the device will gonna receive the Android 10 update, then check below.
Vivo Z1x Android 10 Update Release Status
New Update on June 12, 2020: Vivo India has recently mentioned that though they have released the Android 10 update for the Vivo Z1x, it’s in the testing process and may take a while to arrive on all the Z1x units completely. It means that the Vivo Z1x Indian variant may take a couple of days or weeks to hit the surface.
Thank you for reaching out to us. We truly understand your concern, we have released Android 10 for vivo Z1x & it's in testing mode. Kindly wait for sometime, you will get the notification automatically in your handset for the soon.
— Vivo India (@Vivo_India) June 11, 2020
New Update on June 8, 2020: All the Vivo Z1x users should start rejoicing as the company has finally started pushing the Vivo Z1x Android 10 over Funtouch OS 10 stable version. As you can see the below details that it was previously expected to receive the Android 10 update for Vivo Z1x model in the first week of June this year, that report comes out true. Although this isn’t the first week exactly, it’s better late than never.
All the Vivo Z1x Indian variant users are lucky enough to receive the update at first. The new software update comes with the software version Vivo Rev 6.8.15 that weighs around 3.32GB in size. This is quite hefty in size and we will recommend connecting to the Wi-Fi for the faster and stable update. It brings all the Android 10 native features along with Funtouch OS 10 customizations and improvements.
The update offers new icons, redesigned UI, new animations & shortcuts, new live wallpapers, edge lighting effects, JOVI smart assistant, App Sharing, and more. It’s also worth mentioning that even though the update is waving gradually, it’s still in testing mode. All the interested Vivo Z1x users can download the OTA update as the notification will be available pretty soon.
Recently, one of the Twitter users has shared details about the FuntouchOS 10 update. According to the Vivo’s R&D team, the Vivo Z1x would receive the FuntouchOS 10 update in the first week of June 2020 expectedly. Meanwhile, the Vivo Z1 Pro will also receive the same followed by the sibling. However, Vivo hasn’t mentioned anything on it officially.
It has not been announced for the lockdown. But the Android 10 and funtouchOS 10 has been rolled to vivo v17 and v17pro, and next week the update is rolling to vivo s1pro and June 1st week the update is rolling to vivo s1, z1x last week of June it's for Vivo z1pro.
— Movie,Game,Travel 😍💥 (@BharatB54887368) May 15, 2020
So, we have to wait for more info. Meanwhile, you can check for software updates on your handset in order to get notified. Now, let’s take a quick look at the device overview below.
Vivo Z1x: Overview
The device has a 6.38-inches Super AMOLED display that features 1080×2340 pixels resolution quality. It runs on FuntouchOS 9.1 on the top of Android 9 Pie preloaded. The handset is equipped with a Snapdragon 712 SoC, coupled with Adreno 616 GPU, 4GB/6GB/8GB RAM, 64GB/128GB of internal storage option. There is no expandable storage option available on this device.
The phone sports a triple rear 48MP+8MP+2MP cameras that feature 4K@30fps video recording along with PDAF, HDR, Panorama mode, etc. While the front packs a 32MP selfie camera that features HDR mode. It has dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, a 3.5mm audio jack, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, FM Radio, USB Type-C port, USB OTG, etc.
While the handset packs a 4,500mAh battery with 22.5W fast charging support. It also features an optical in-display fingerprint sensor, an ambient light sensor, an accelerometer, proximity, compass sensor.
We will keep updating this article. So, stay tuned for more info.