iQOO 12 Hands-on Image Surfaces; Colour Options Also Leaked Ahead of Launch

The iQOO 12 series might debut in China in the first week of November.

  • The iQOO 12 and the iQOO 12 Pro are expected to feature the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chipset.
  • These devices might pack up to 24GB of RAM and 1TB of internal storage.
  • The iQOO 12 is expected to launch in the White, Black, or Red hues.

The iQOO 12 and the iQOO 12 Pro smartphones are expected to launch in China in early November. The launch timeline of these upcoming smartphones was leaked by noted tipster Digital Chat Station a couple of days back. The leak also mentioned the Vivo X100 series launch timeline details. Now, in a recent development, the hands-on image of the iQOO 12 has surfaced on Weibo. Additionally, tipster Digital Chat Station has revealed the details of the iQOO 12 colour options.

iQOO 12 Might Launch In White, Black, and Red hues

If we have a look at the leaked image, we can see that the upcoming iQOO 12 will include a bigger camera module at the back. Besides, the camera array, there will be an LED flash. The leaked image also reveals that the power and volume keys will be located on the right edge of the device.

iQOO 12

As per the past leaks, the iQOO 12 will sport a triple-camera setup. The camera module is expected to include a 50MP primary shooter, a 50MP ultra-wide lens, and a 64MP telephoto sensor. The 50MP main camera might incorporate an OmniVision OV50H sensor and it also could have an OIS support. The 50MP ultra-wide unit and the 64MP lens could make use of the OmniVision OV64B sensor and Samsung’s JN1 sensor, respectively.

The previously leaked specifications suggest that the iQOO 12 will sport a 6.7-inch E7 AMOLED display with a 1.5K resolution and a 144Hz refresh rate. The device could be powered by Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chipset. The whole package is likely to draw power from a 5,200mAh battery which could support up to 120W fast charging.

The device could launch in White and Black glass versions, as well as in a Red Vegan leather option as per Digital Chat Station. The colour options shared by tipster Digital Chat Station do match with the information shared by tipster Panda is Bald previously.

As far as the rumoured specifications of the iQOO 12 Pro go, it is also expected to feature a triple-camera setup, except that it will include a different camera sensor than that of the vanilla model. The device is expected to retain the 50MP primary and ultra-wide lens as that of the iQOO 12, except that it could include a periscope lens instead of a telephoto sensor. The smartphone is expected to offer 100W fast charging support. It also might have an IP68 rating for water and dust resistance. The iQOO 12 lineup is reported to come with 24GB of RAM and 1TB of internal storage.

Currently, iQOO has not announced the iQOO 12 launch date. However, the previous leak suggests that the iQOO 12 series launch in China will happen in early November.

iQOO 12 Specifications (Expected)

  • Display: 6.78-inch E7 AMOLED display, 144Hz refresh rate, 1.5K resolution.
  • Processor: Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chipset.
  • RAM And Storage: 24GB RAM, 1TB of internal storage.
  • Rear-facing camera: 50MP primary camera, OIS, 50MP ultra-wide lens, 64MP telephoto camera.
  • Battery: 5,200mAh, 120W fast charging.
  • Other Features: In-display fingerprint sensor, IP64 rating.
  • Colours: White, Black, Red Vegan Leather.