iQOO has launched iQOO 3 and iQOO 3 5G smartphones in India. The brand spun out of Vivo last year and starting this year has turned into an independent brand. The phone packs a 6.44-inch Full HD+ 20:9 Super AMOLED screen with 180Hz Super Touch Response rate, along with a host of the latest hardware.
Under the hood, it gets the new Snapdragon 865 with up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and runs Android 10 with iQOO UI 1.0 on top. There are quad rear cameras that include a 48MP main camera, 13MP telephoto lens for up to 20x digital zoom, 13MP 120° ultra-wide-angle lens that can also shoot a macro image and 2MP depth camera.
The phone has Monster Touch Buttons that use two pressure-sensitive buttons on the side frame of helping users to achieve quick multi-finger operations in the game. On the battery front, a 4440mAh battery with 55W FlashCharge Technology that can charge up to 50% in just 15 minutes. L Shape charger and Earphone promise uninterrupted gaming experience.
iQOO 3 / iQOO 3 5G specifications
- 6.44-inch Full HD+ 20:9 E3 Super AMOLED 2.5D curved glass display with HDR10+, 800 nits brightness, 1200 nits peak brightness, 100% DCI-P3 Color Gamut, Schott Xensation UP glass protection
- 2.84GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 865 CPU with Adreno 650 GPU
- 8GB LPDDR5 RAM with 128GB / 256GB (UFS 3.1) storage / 12GB LPDDR5 RAM with 256GB (UFS 3.1) storage
- Android 10 with iQOO UI 1.0
- Dual SIM (nano + nano)
- 48MP primary camera with Sony IMX582 sensor, f/1.79 aperture, LED flash, EIS, 13MP telephoto lens with f/2.46 for up to 20x digital zoom, 13MP 120° ultra-wide sensor with f/2.2 aperture, support for macro, 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture
- 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.45 aperture
- In-display fingerprint sensor
- 3.5mm audio jack, AK4377A Hi-Fi chip, Hi-Res audio certification
- 5G SA/NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ax, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS/GLONASS, USB Type-C
- 4440mAh battery with 55W Super FlashCharge
The iQOO 3 and iQOO 3 5G come in Volcano Orange, Quantum Silver, Tornado Black. The iQOO 3 4G with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage costs INR 36,990, 8GB RAM with 256GB storage 4G version costs INR 39,990, and the iQOO 3 5G with 12GB RAM and 256GB storage costs INR 44,990. It will be available from Flipkart and iQOO.com starting from March 4th.