Vivo’s iQOO brand has announced its first gaming smartphone in China which is available for order and goes for sale in the country starting March 6th. The handset will be available in Electro-Optic Blue and Lava Orange color options. This Gaming smartphone will come with an in-display fingerprint scanner along an electro-optic line on the back which hides a colorful LED strip that lights up for notifications while gaming.
Furthermore, the Vivo iQOO will also feature two hidden pressure sensitive buttons for gaming along with 4D gaming experience with real-time recognition of the game scene which vibrates the phone to intelligent match the scene. It will feature a 6.4-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED 19.5:9 aspect ratio display and has the latest Snapdragon 855 7nm SoC coupled with Adreno 640 GPU and will be supporting Dual SIM connectivity.
The handset comes out of the box with Android 9 Pie with Funtouch OS 9 on top. The device will be available in 6GB/8G/12GB RAM options with 128GB/256GB storage options. Vivo has included a 12MP rear-facing primary camera sensor with LED flash and a secondary 13MP ultra wide lens and a 2MP camera on the rear and for selfies, there is a 12MP sensor. There is a 4000mAh battery with 44W ultra fast charging support to charge this gaming device quickly that can charge the phone from 0 to 50 percent in 15 minutes, to 85 percent in 30 minutes, and 100 percent in 45 minutes.
The base variant with 6GB RAM/ and 128GB storage variant does not feature ultra-fast charging and is priced at 2998 (approx Rs.32,000) yuan. The 8GB/128GB variant is priced at 3298(approx Rs.35,000) Yuan while the 8GB/256GB version costs 3598 Yuan(approx Rs.38,000). The top model with 12GB/256GB storage option comes in matte back carbon fiber textured back cover and is priced at 4298 Yuan (approx Rs.45,500). Are you planning to get this device? Comment in the section below and stay tuned to PhoneRadar for more.