Vivo’s iQOO brand announced a new smartphone iQOO Neo 3 in China today. The company’s latest 5G phone comes with features like a 6.57-inch FHD+ LCD screen with a 144Hz refresh rate, Snapdragon 865 SoC with support for 5G, up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM, triple rear cameras with a 48MP main camera, 16MP selfie camera in punch-hole, and a 4500mAh battery with 44W fast charging.
Let’s check out full specs, price, and availability details of iQOO Neo 3.
iQOO Neo 3 5G Full Specs
Glass Back Design
The new iQOO Neo 3 sports a glass back and comes in Sky Blue and Blue Black colors. It features a large fingerprint sensor on the right side on the power button that can unlock the phone in just 0.16 seconds.
Dimensions of the handset are 163.71 x 75.55 x 8.93mm and its weight is 198.1g.
The Neo 3 sports a 6.57-inch Full HD+(2408 × 1080 pixels) LCD screen with a 20:9 aspect ratio and 90.4% screen-to-body ratio. The screen supports HDR10+ and up to 144Hz refresh rate with options to switch between 144Hz, 120Hz, and 90Hz.
SD 865, LPDDR5 & UFS 3.1
The device is powered by Snapdragon 865 7nm processor with Adreno 650 GPU. It is paired with up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and up to 256GB UFS 3.1 storage. The smartphone runs on Android 10 with iQOO UI 1.0 on top.
48MP Triple Cameras
The triple rear camera setup on the phone packs a 48MP primary Sony IMX582 sensor with f/1.79 aperture, EIS, an 8MP 120° ultra-wide sensor with f/2.2 aperture, and a 2MP macro sensor. It has a 16MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture.
Audio & Connectivity
In terms of audio, the phone sports stereo speakers with a large-amplitude speaker at the bottom. It also sports the AK4377A Hi-Fi chip and has Hi-Res audio certification.
Connectivity features are 5G SA/NSA, Dual SIM, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ax, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS/GLONASS, 3.5mm audio jack, and USB Type-C.
Big Battery & 44W Fast Charging
The device is powered by a 4,500mAh battery with 44W Super FlashCharge 2.0 fast charging support that can charge the phone 50% in just 20 minutes and 100% in 58 minutes.
Price & Availability in India
The iQOO Neo 3 5G price starts at 2698 yuan (Rs. 29,000 approx.) for the 6GB + 128GB version. The 8GB + 128GB version is priced at 2998 yuan (Rs. 32,200 approx.) and the 8GB + 256GB version is priced at 3398 yuan (Rs. 36,545 approx.). The 12GB + 128GB version costs 3298 yuan (Rs. 35,400 approx.).
The smartphone will go on sale from April 29 in China. iQOO will soon launch in India as well, probably in May.