A new smartphone brand has entered the Indian market today and it goes by iQOO. This company is a sub-brand of Vivo, which made its debut in early 2018 in China. iQOO is focused towards offering gaming smartphones, and handsets with flagship-grade hardware at an affordable price tag. iQOO has marked its entrant into the Indian market with the launch of iQOO 3, which, the brand has been teasing in the country from the last few weeks.
The iQOO 3 starts at INR 36,990, and a few of its key features include 6.44-inch Super AMOLED display, Snapdragon 865 processor, up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and 256GB UFS 3.0 storage, a 48MP quad-camera setup at the rear, stereo speakers, 4D game vibrations, 5G connectivity, and a 4400mAh battery with a 55W fast charging. Here are the pricing details of the iQOO 3 along with its availability details, launch offers, and complete specifications.
iQOO 3: Price in India, Availability, Launch Offers
The iQOO 3 comes in India in three variants. The base model of the smartphone has 8GB RAM + 128GB storage and it is priced at INR 36,990. The middle variant of the handset packs 8GB RAM + 256GB storage and it has a price tag of INR 39,990. The top-end variant of the device offers 12GB RAM + 256GB storage, and it will set you back by INR 44,990. Do note that only the 12GB + 256GB variant has 5G connectivity, while the other two models are limited to 4G cellular support.
The iQOO 3 will on sale in the country starting 4th March at 12 PM, and it will be available to purchase exclusively through Flipkart. As for the launch offers, you can get INR 3,000 off on the device if you make the purchase using ICICI credit or debit card. There is also 12 months No Cost EMI on offer.
iQOO 3: Specifications
- Display – 6.44-inch Super AMOLED with Full HD+ resolution, 60Hz refresh rate, 1200 nits peak brightness
- Front camera – 16MP (f/2.45 aperture)
- Rear camera – 48MP primary (f/1.79 aperture) + 13MP telephoto (f/2.46 aperture) + 13MP ultrawide (f/2.2 aperture) + 2MP depth sensor (f/2.4 aperture)
- Processor – Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 (7nm nodes, 8x Kryo 585 CPU cores, Adreno 650 GPU)
- RAM – 8GB (LPDDR5), 12GB (LPDDR5)
- Storage – 128GB (UFS 3.1), 256GB (UFS 3.1)
- Operating system – Android 10 with iQOO UI
- Battery – 4440mAh with 55W Super FlashCharge fast charging
- Connectivity – Dual-SIM, 4G (8GB RAM variants), 5G (12GB RAM variant), dual-band Wi-Fi 6 (ax/ac/b/g/n), Bluetooth v5.1, USB Type-C port
- Other features — In-display fingerprint sensor, stereo speakers, 4D vibrations for gaming, Monster Touch Buttons (Pressure-sensitive buttons for gaming)
- Dimensions – Information not available at the moment
- Weight – Information not available at the moment
- Color options – Volcano Orange, Quantum Silver, Tornado Black
- Price in India – INR 36,999 for 8GB RAM + 128GB storage, INR 39,990 for 8GB RAM + 256GB storage, and INR 44,990 for 12GB RAM + 256GB storage (5G variant)