iQOO 9 and iQOO 9 Pro have been officially launched in the company’s home market China. The Chinese smartphone manufacturer hasn’t revealed any details about the Indian release of these new smartphones. Since most iQOO phones have made it to the country, we expect the iQOO 9 as well as the iQOO 9 Pro to also launch in the country soon. We will need to wait for the company to confirm the launch timeline. Also Read - iQOO 9 Pro India variant with Snapdragon 8 Gen SoC spotted on Geekbench
The iQOO 9 and the iQOO 9 Pro have a lot in common. Both phones come with up to 12GB RAM and 256GB of internal storage, Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset, 50-megapixel primary sensor, 120W fast charging support, and much more. Also Read - Top 5 smartphones with superfast charging support expected to launch in India soon
iQOO 9 and 9 Pro price
The iQOO 9 has been released at a price starting at RMB 3,999 (approx Rs 46,900), for the base 8GB RAM + 256GB storage variant. Other models include 12GB RAM + 256GB storage at RMB 4,399 (approx Rs 51,600) and 12GB RAM + 512GB storage at RMB 4,799 (approx Rs 56,300). Also Read - iQOO 9 series to be announced in India at BGMI series finals
In comparison, the iQOO 9 Pro 8GB RAM + 256GB storage comes at RMB 4,999 (approx Rs 58,600), 12GB RAM + 256GB storage at RMB 5,499 (approx Rs. 64,500) and 12GB RAM + 512GB storage at RMB 5,999 (approx Rs. 70,300).
iQOO 9 Pro specifications
In terms of specifications, the Pro model aka the iQOO 9 Pro comes packed with a 6.78-inch 2K E5 AMOLED LTPO 2.0 display with a 120Hz refresh rate, 20:9 aspect ratio, 3200 x 1400 pixels resolution, in-display fingerprint sensor, and punch-hole cutout.
It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen1 chipset paired with up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and 512GB UFS 3.1 storage. It runs on Android 12 OS with OriginOS custom skin.
On the camera front, the phone includes a triple rear camera system consisting of a 50-megapixel primary Samsung GN5 sensor, a 50-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 16-megapixel depth sensor. For selfies and video calls, the phone includes a 16-megapixel shooter on the front.
The device is backed by a 4,700mAh battery with 120W fast charging, 50W wireless charging, and 10W reverse charging support. Other features include — 5G, Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C port, stereo speakers, and much more.
iQOO 9 specifications
The iQOO 9 comes packed with the same 6.78-inch LTPO 2.0 E5 AMOLED display but with FHD+ resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, 19.8:9 aspect ratio, and 2400 x 1080 pixels resolution.
It is also powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen1 paired with up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and 512GB UFS 3.1 storage. It is backed by a 4,700mAh battery with 120W fast charging support.
On the camera front, the phone includes a triple rear camera system consisting of a 50-megapixel primary Samsung GN5 sensor, a 13-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens and a 12-megapixel depth sensor. On the front, the phone includes a 16-megapixel shooter for selfies and video calls.