Vivo’s iQOO sub-brand has launched the iQOO 3, sporting 55W charging feature, gaming-centric features, and 5G connectivity.
the newest iQOO phone is geared mainly for gamers with a flagship-level Snapdragon 865 chip, up to 12GB of LPDDRX5 RAM, and up to 256GB of UFS internal storage. The 6.44-inch Polar View display features a 180Hz touch response rate for faster gaming input.
There are also what the brand calls Monster Touch buttons — two pressure-sensitive buttons on the side frame of helping users to achieve quick multi-finger operations in the game. 4D haptic feedback is also felt across the device for a more realistic experience.
iQOO 3 specs:
- 6.44-inch FHD+ E3 Super AMOLED Polar View display, 2400 x 1080 px
100% p3 Color Gamut, 1200 nits, HDR10+ enabled, 180Hz Touch response rate
- Snapdragon 865 2.84GHz octa-core CPU
- Adreno 650 GPU
- 8GB, 12GB LPDDR5 RAM
- 128GB, 256GB UFS 3.1
- Quad rear cameras:
48MP f/1.8 Sony IMX 582
13MP f/2.5 telephoto with 20 x digital zoom
13MP f/2.2 wide-angle macro
2MP f/2.4 bokeh
— EIS, AI Super Night Mode, AI Super Wide Mode
- 16MP f/2.5 front camera
- 5G or 4G LTE
- WiFi 2.4G, 5.1G, 5.8G; Bluetooth 5.1, GPS
- Carbon Fiber VC Liquid Cooling
- Monster Touch Buttons, In-display fingerprint scanner
- 3.5mm audio jack w/ HiFi AK4377A audio chip
- USB 2.0 Type-C
- iQOO UI 1.0 (based on Android 10)
- 4,440mAh battery
55W Super Flash Charge support
- Colors: Tornado Black, Quantum Silver, Volcano Orange
The iQOO 3 will also be one of the first to ship a capsule-designed Type-C cable right out of the box, in an effort to provide more ergonomics while gaming. There’s also a quad rear camera setup led by a 48-megapixel shooter, plus electronic image stabilization (EIS) for less blurry shots.
In India, The iQOO 3 will begin shipping out starting March 4 with these prices: INR36,990 for the 8GB+128FB model, INR39,990 for the 8GB+256GB variant, and INR44,990 for the top-level 12GB+256GB 5G model.