Last month, Vivo announced its first-ever sub-brand iQoo which will offer high-end smartphones. However, the company did not reveal what we can expect from the brand. Some of the earlier rumours stated that the first iQoo smartphone will be a foldable device. But, that did not turn out to be true. Later it was revealed that Vivo will announce a gaming smartphone under its sub-brand. And this was confirmed at the Vivo iQoo smartphone launched in China. The smartphone has an incredible hardware along with affordable pricing. It is sure to compete with other affordable flagship smartphones available in the market. Here’s everything you need to know about the newly launced iQoo smartphone.
Vivo iQoo: Specifications and Features
We at Pricekart had revealed the correct specifications and image details days before the launch. The smartphone comes with a 6.41-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels. Additionally, the display has a water-drop notch which gives the display a 91.7 screen-to-body ratio. The display also houses an in-display fingerprint sensor, which Vivo claims is the fastest to date. Moreover, the smartphone will run on the Android 9 Pie which is coupled with FunTouch OS.
As for the hardware, the smartphone is fuelled by the latest Qualcomm 7nm Snapdragon 855 processor. It is a truly powerful processor which is paired with Adreno 640 GPU. Furthermore, the iQoo smartphone will be made available in four RAM & storage variants which will include – 6GB RAM + 128GB storage, 8GB RAM + 128GB storage, 8GB RAM + 256GB storage and a massive 12GB RAM + 256GB storage.
It is further backed by a strong 4000mAh batter. 4000mAh battery mobile phones can easily last for an entire day even on extensive usage. Plus, the iQOO smartphone also gets fast charging support. The base 6GB RAM variant will get 22.5W fast charging and the other three high-end variants will get 44W Super Flash Charge support. Overall, the smartphone can be charged from 0 to 100 percent within a time span of 30 minutes. It is definitely one of the best quick charging mobile phones out there.
For photography, the smartphone features a triple camera setup on the back and a single selfie shooter on the front. The triple camera setup will include a 13MP primary sensor, a 12MP wide-angle sensor and a 2MP depth of field sensor. On the other hand, the front panel will feature a single 12MP camera for selfies and video calling.
Vivo iQOO: Price
Like mentioned above, this smartphone will be available in four variants. Here is the price of these four variants:
- 6GB RAM + 128GB storage: Priced at RMB 2,998 (roughly calculates to Rs 31,500)
- 8GB RAM + 128GB storage: Priced at RMB 3,298 (roughly calculates to Rs 35,000)
- 8GB RAM + 256GB storage: Priced at RMB 3,298 (roughly calculates to Rs 35,000)
- 12GB RAM + 256GB storage: Priced at RMB 3,598 (roughly calculates to Rs 38,000)