iQOO 7 India Launch Officially Teased in a Cryptic Tweet: Specifications, Expected Price

iQOO is said to launch the iQOO 7 later this month in the country.


iQOO India has been a bit inactive after the launch of iQOO 3 in the country. The company kept launching several interesting products in China, but none of those made their way to India. It’s been almost a year since iQOO India launched iQOO 3 in the country, and now, looks like the company has decided to bring another smartphone to the country. iQOO India Director, Gagan Arora, took it to Twitter to share a teaser, hinting towards iQOO 7 India launch. The hint you wonder? The number shared by the iQOO exeutive is the square root of 7. And to those unaware, Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 powered iQOO 7 debuted in China a couple of months back.

iQOO 7 Specifications and Features

iQOO 7 packs a 6.62-inch FHDAMOLED display with a 2400×1080 pixel resolution, and up to 1300 nits brightness. The display comes with a 120Hz refresh rate, 300Hz touch sampling rate, and HDR10+ support. The smartphone packs an in-display fingerprint sensor and a centrally aligned punch-hole notch.

The smartphone features the top-tier Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 mobile platform which is built on a 5nm fabrication process. The graphics duties on Snapdragon 888 are handled by an integrated Adreno 660 GPU. iQOO 7 supports up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and up to 256GB UFS 3.1 storage. The smartphone boots OriginOS, based on Android 11.

Coming to optics, the smartphone is equipped with a triple-camera setup with a 48MP primary sensor. The primary 48MP sensor has an f/1.79 aperture and supports OIS and EIS. It gets accompanied by a 13MP ultra-wide-angle lens with 120° field-of-view and a 13MP portrait sensor with f/2.6 aperture, 2x optical zoom, and 20x digital zoom. On the front, the smartphone features a 16MP selfie shooter with an f/2.0 aperture inside a punch-hole notch.

The iQOO 7 pack a 4,000mAh battery with a whopping 120W fast charging support. It features a stereo speaker setup with Hi-Fi audio and CS43131 amp. In terms of connectivity, the smartphone offers 5G, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS, GLONASS, dual-SIM support, and a USB Type-C port. The phone measures 162.2 x 75.8 x 8.7mm and weighs 209.5 grams. The smartphone retails in Blackland, Latent Blue, and White color variants.

iQOO 7 Pricing

The iQOO 7 starts at RMB 3,798 (approx Rs. 42,445) for 8GB RAM + 128GB storage. While the 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant costs RMB 4,198 (approx. Rs 46,915). Going by these, we can expect these smartphones to launch around Rs. 45,000 mark in the country.

While the company is yet to share the launch date, a previous leak suggested that the smartphone could launch in India later this month. The company might also launch two more devices in the country sometime in April. What’s your guess on iQOO 7 India pricing? Do let us know in the comments below.