Iqoo has already confirmed that the iQOO 7 with Snapdragon 888 will launch in India soon. The price could be anywhere between Rs 30,990 and Rs 39,990, the company suggested in a teaser on Twitter. This is lower than the OnePlus 9, which is priced at Rs 49,999 in India. Also Read - Top phones with 120Hz display in September 2021 starting at Rs 16,999
Now, tipster Mukul Sharma has confirmed that the smartphone teased by the company is the iQOO 7 Legend edition and it will be launched in India in April. He added that the Legend edition is the BMW M Motorsport edition that made its debut in China in January. Also Read - Top smartphones with extended RAM starting at Rs 12,499
IQOO 7 BMW M Motorsport edition India launch in April
To recall, iQOO 7 and the BMW M Motorsport edition were announced in China earlier this year. The Legend edition comes with similar specifications, except for a few design changes here and there. The iQOO 7 BMW M Motorsport edition sports BMW M Motorsports tri-colour streaks on the back cover that run from top to bottom. Also Read - Top smartphones under Rs 35,000 in August 2021: OnePlus Nord 2, Mi 11X and more
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The smartphone is said to launch in India in April. However, do take this latest leak with a pinch of salt as the company has not confirmed a launch date as of now. The teaser by iQOO India only reveals the phone as ‘Çoming Soon’.
IQOO 7 BMW M Motorsport edition: Price (Expected)
The iQOO 7 is available in India in Blackland, Latent Blue and BMW M Motorsport edition. In China, the smartphone is priced starting at 3798 yuan, which is around Rs 43,000 on conversion for the base model with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. The 12GB RAM and 256GB storage is priced at 4198 yuan, which is around Rs 47,600. The price in India is expected to remain similar.
The company has already hinted at a Rs 3×990 price tag, which could be anywhere between Rs 30,990 and Rs 39,990. Of course, we will need to wait for an official launch to know more.
[Exclusive] I can confirm that this is the iQOO 7 Legend, confirmed to launch in India in April powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888. This will be the BMW M Motorsport edition.
Feel free to retweet.#iQOO #iQOO7 #iQOO7Legend https://t.co/r2eiONV17K
— Mukul Sharma (@stufflistings) March 31, 2021
IQOO 7 BMW M Motorsport edition: Specifications
The iQOO 7 will feature a 6.62-inches Full HD+ AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080×2400 pixels and a 120Hz refresh rate. The punch hole display gets a cut out on the top center that includes the front camera.
The iQOO 7 is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 888 processor with 8GB RAM/12GB of RAM and 128GB/256GB of internal storage. It is backed by a 4,000mAh battery with support for 120W fast charging technology. The iQOO 7 runs the company’s OriginOS, which is based on Android 11.
The iQOO 7 sports triple rear camera lenses, a combination of a 48-megapixel primary sensor with f/1.79 aperture, a secondary 13-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture, and a 13-megapixel portrait sensor with an f/2.46 aperture. The front camera is 16-megapixels with f/2.0 aperture.
The iQOO 7 sports an in-display fingerprint sensor. Connectivity options on the iQOO 7 include a USB Type-C port, Bluetooth version 5.2, 5G, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6, NFC, and GPS/A-GPS.