iQOO7 series is set to debut in India on April 26. While rumours in the past clearly indicated Vivo’s sub-brand to bring the standard version of the iQOO7, but that might not be the case. A new teaser image on the Amazon India website suggests that the regular iQOO7 phone will be a rebadged version of the iQOO Neo 5. Also Read - Top phones with 120Hz display in September 2021 starting at Rs 16,999
As per the promotional image shared on Amazon, the iQOO7 could be seen featuring a camera module similar to the iQOO Neo 5. Moreover, the teaser shows the phone with a Snapdragon 870 processor, the Chinese counterpart came with the premium Snapdragon 888 chipset. According to Gizmochina, the iQOO Neo 5 was recently spotted on the BIS (Bureau of Indian Standards) certification site which indicates that the new iQOO phone would perhaps be from the Neo series. Also Read - Top smartphones with extended RAM starting at Rs 12,499
That said, iQOO has confirmed that the upcoming iQOO 7 series will be priced under Rs 40,000 in India. The sub-brand of Vivo teased a few key specs of the iQOO 7 Legend phone citing that it will equip a Snapdragon 888 mobile platform, feature a display with a 300Hz touch sampling rate, and 1,000Hz instant touch sampling rate, and boast the largest vapour chamber. The iQOO 7 series will arrive with advanced Liquid Cooling Technology for heat dissipation, the company noted. Also Read - Fancy-looking phones under Rs 40,000 that are good to gaze upon
As for the iQOO Neo 5, the phone was launched in China last month. It features a 6.62-inch OLED display with full HD+ resolution. The display has a refresh rate of 120Hz and is HDR10+ compatible. As mentioned earlier, the phone equips a Snapdragon 870 processor which is paired with up to 12GB RAM, and up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. It sports a 48-megapixel triple camera setup at the back and a 16-megapixel camera up front for clicking selfies. The iQOO Neo 5 is backed by a 4,400mAh battery and comes with a 66W fast charging solution. Connectivity suite on the phone include- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD, aptX Adaptive and USB-C port. Sensors onboard include- optical in-display sensor, proximity sensor, accelerometer, gyroscope.