iQOO 11 Global Variant Moniker Confirmed by NBTC Certification, Spotted on Bluetooth SIG Website Ahead of Launch


Update: The iQOO 11 with the model number I2212 has been spotted on the NBTC website. The listing confirms the moniker of the phone associated with the model number.

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iQOO 11 will debut in China and Malaysia soon. The company has confirmed that its flagship smartphone will launch in the two countries on December 2. The company is also likely to launch the iQOO 11 Pro 5G alongside. Ahead of the official launch, iQOO has started teasing the specifications and features of the vanilla model. The details about the iQOO 11 Pro 5G are fairly scarce. The teasers so far have not confirmed anything about the Pro model. Meanwhile, the device has been spotted on the Bluetooth SIG website.

The device listed on the Bluetooth SIG website is the Indian/ Global variant of the 11 Pro 5G. Let’s take a look at the specifications, features and other details of the iQOO 11 Pro 5G known so far.

iQOO 11 Pro 5G Bluetooth SIG

The iQOO 11 Pro 5G will launch to compete against the upcoming Xiaomi 13 Pro and other premium smartphones launching soon. Ahead of its official debut, the phone has been spotted on the Bluetooth SIG website with the model number I2212. The certification website confirms that the 11 Pro 5G will come with support for Bluetooth 5.3.

The same variant has been previously spotted on the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) website. While the BIS listing did not reveal anything, it does hint at the phone launching soon. Previously, a report revealed that the 11 Pro will launch in India in January 2023. It could debut alongside the vanilla model, which is slated to debut on December 2 in China and Malaysia.

The 11 Pro 5G was also spotted on the Geekbench website with the same model number. It revealed that the device will pack a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC. A GSM Arena report also revealed that the iQOO 11 Pro from China could debut as the iQOO 11 5G in Malaysia as both have the same model number.

iQOO has confirmed that the 11 5G will pack a 5000mAh battery with 120W fast charging. The phone will sport an E6 AMOLED 144Hz display with a 2K resolution. It will also feature a curved display with a hole-punch cutout at the top centre. The device will sport a triple-camera setup on the back. There will be a 50MP main camera sensor, a 13MP ultrawide camera and an 8MP portrait sensor. For selfies, the phone will feature a 16MP front camera sensor.

The iQOO flagship will come with Android 13-based Origin OS 3 ocean in China. It will sport a 6.78-inch display as well. What are your thoughts on the iQOO 11 series? Let us know in the comments below.