iQOO U1x with 6.51-inch display, up to 6GB RAM, 5000mAh battery announced

Vivo’s iQOO brand today announced U1x, a cheaper version of its U1 smartphone that was introduced recently. It has a 6.51-inch HD+  LCD screen, is powered by the Octa-Core Snapdragon 662 Mobile Platform with up to 6GB of RAM, sports a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, and the smartphone runs on IQOO UI based on Android 10. Continue reading “iQOO U1x with 6.51-inch display, up to 6GB RAM, 5000mAh battery announced”

iQOO 5 Pro with 6.56-inch FHD+ AMOLED 120Hz display, Snapdragon 865 5G, up to 12GB RAM, 120W fast charging and iQOO 5 announced

iQOO just announced the iQOO 5 and iQOO 5 Pro smartphones in China, as it had promised. Both the phones pack a 6.56-inch Full HD+ AMOLED 120Hz refresh rate and 240Hz touch sampling rate screen with 92.6% screen-to-body ratio and the Pro version also has a 3D curved screen with 1.48mm narrow side bezels. These have a punch-hole screen with a 16-megapixel front camera. Continue reading “iQOO 5 Pro with 6.56-inch FHD+ AMOLED 120Hz display, Snapdragon 865 5G, up to 12GB RAM, 120W fast charging and iQOO 5 announced”

iQOO India teases launch of new smartphone soon; could be iQOO 5

Back in February this year, iQOO made its entry into the Indian smartphone market with the launch of iQOO 3 and iQOO 3 5G smartphones. It’s been almost 6 months since iQOO’s first launch in India and now, the company has started teasing the launch of a new smartphone here soon. Continue reading “iQOO India teases launch of new smartphone soon; could be iQOO 5”

iQOO 5 Pro BMW Edition teased ahead of August 17 announcement

Earlier this week iQOO officially announced global partnership with BMW M Motorsport. Today the company has started teasing the iQOO 5 Pro BMW edition smartphone with a kevlar finish under the glass, triple rear cameras that includes a periscope camera, which is said to offer 5x optical zoom and 60x digital zoom and the text on the back says ‘Fascination Meets innovation’. Continue reading “iQOO 5 Pro BMW Edition teased ahead of August 17 announcement”

iQOO 5 with FHD+ 120Hz display, Snapdragon 865, 120W fast charging to be announced on August 17

iQOO today confirmed that it will come with 120W fast charging that will charge the phone up to 15 minutes. It has also confirmed Snapdragon 865, LDPPR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 storage. The teaser image shows single punch-hole curved screen, which will be a Full HD+ screen with 120Hz refresh rate.

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iQOO U1 with 6.53-inch FHD+ display, Snapdragon 720G, triple rear cameras announced

Vivo’s iQOO brand announced its Z1x 5G smartphone with Snapdragon 765G Mobile Platform earlier this month in China. Following that, the company has now announced another smartphone in China – iQOO U1. Continue reading “iQOO U1 with 6.53-inch FHD+ display, Snapdragon 720G, triple rear cameras announced”

iQOO 120W FlashCharge ultra-fast charging takes 15 minutes for 0 to 100%; smartphone coming in August

Vivo’s iQOO brand today announced its 120W ultra-fast flash charging technology, a year after Vivo introduced a similar 120w fast charging technology. This uses dual charging chips similar to its other fast charging such as 44W fast charging that is used in iQOO Z1 5G. Continue reading “iQOO 120W FlashCharge ultra-fast charging takes 15 minutes for 0 to 100%; smartphone coming in August”

iQOO Z1x 5G with 6.57-inch FHD+ 120Hz display, Snapdragon 765G, 5000mAh battery announced

Vivo’s iQOO brand just announced iQOO Z1x 5G the company’s latest 5G smartphone in China as it had promised. It has a 6.57-inch FHD+ 20:9 LCD screen with 90.4% screen-to-body ratio, 120Hz refresh rate and houses a 16-megapixel front camera in the punch-hole screen. It is powered by Snapdragon 765G Mobile platform with support for 85mm long liquid cooling tube, 10000mm² graphite sheet, combined with the intelligent Cooling Turbo technology to reduce the temperature up to 10℃. Continue reading “iQOO Z1x 5G with 6.57-inch FHD+ 120Hz display, Snapdragon 765G, 5000mAh battery announced”

iQOO Z1x 5G with 6.57-inch FHD+ 120Hz display, Snapdragon 765G, 5000mAh battery to be announced on July 9

iQOO has confirmed that it will introduce Z1x 5G, an enhanced version of Z1 5G on July 9th. The teaser image confirms a punch-hole screen and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, and the company has confirmed 120Hz refresh rate display. Continue reading “iQOO Z1x 5G with 6.57-inch FHD+ 120Hz display, Snapdragon 765G, 5000mAh battery to be announced on July 9”

iQOO 3 Android 11 Beta (Developer Preview) update released

iQOO is the latest company to release Android 11 beta update for its iQOO 3 4G and iQOO 3 5G smartphones. This comes after Google released the Android 11 Beta 1 for its Pixel phones earlier this week and OnePlus also rolled  out Android 11 Beta update for its flagship OnePlus 8 series recently. Continue reading “iQOO 3 Android 11 Beta (Developer Preview) update released”

iQOO 3 available in India at an effective price of Rs. 31990 with ICICI card offer

iQOO launched its iQOO 3 smartphone in 4G and 5G variants earlier this year at a starting price of Rs. 36,990. The company announced price cuts on all the variants of iQOO 3 smartphone last month, after a GST price hike. Now the company announced Rs. 3,000 instant discount on ICICI Bank Credit Cards, Credit Card EMI and Debit Card EMI transactions on Flipkart, so that you can get the phone at an effective price of Rs. 31,990, which is a good deal for a Snapdragon 865-powered smartphone. This limited period offer is valid till 15th June, 2020.
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iQOO 3 5G Transformers Limited Edition with 12GB RAM announced

After teasers iQOO has officially introduced the Transformers Limited Edition version of the iQOO 3 5G smartphone in China. It has  Transformers logo on the back and iQOO branding with gold accents. There is also a carbon fiber texture throughout the back, under the glass. There is also a slight redesign in the camera part to match the look along with gold finish throughout the sides, while the power button is in orange color. Continue reading “iQOO 3 5G Transformers Limited Edition with 12GB RAM announced”

iQOO 3 5G Transformers Limited Edition to be announced on June 1

After teasers iQOO has confirmed that it will introduce the Transformers version of its flagship iQOO 3 5G smartphone in China in limited numbers on June 1st. The company has also shared an image of the back of the smartphone that shows a large Transformers logo and iQOO branding. It also has iQOO’s tag line “Monster Inside” vertically. There is also a carbon fiber texture throughout the back, which should be under the glass. There is also a slight redesign in the camera part to match the look. Continue reading “iQOO 3 5G Transformers Limited Edition to be announced on June 1”

iQOO Z1 5G with 6.57-inch FHD+ 144Hz display, Dimensity 1000+, 48MP triple rear cameras announced

Vivo’s iQOO brand just announced iQOO Z1 5G the company’s latest 5G smartphone in China as it had promised. It has a 6.57-inch FHD+ 20:9 LCD screen with 90.4% screen-to-body ratio, 144Hz refresh rate (with option to switch between 144, 120 and 90Hz) and houses a 16-megapixel front camera in the punch-hole screen. It is powered by the latest MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ SoC with support for liquid cooling, 5G SA/NSA dual-mode, comes with up to 8GB of LPDD4X RAM and has a large side-mounted fingerprint sensor that can unlock the phone in 0.16 seconds and also doubles up as a power button.
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iQOO Z1 5G with 144Hz display, MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ to be announced on May 19 [Update: 4500mAh battery, 44W fast charging]

Update – May 14, 2020: iQOO has shared another image of the phone that confirms punch-hole LCD screen, side-mounted fingerprint scanner, 3.5mm audio jack on the bottom along with loudspeaker grill. It has also confirmed 4500mAh battery with support for 44W fast charging. Continue reading “iQOO Z1 5G with 144Hz display, MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ to be announced on May 19 [Update: 4500mAh battery, 44W fast charging]”