iQOO 7 Series May Get a New Addition In India, Moniker Hints At Pro Variant

iQOO 7 Pro with model number I2017 has made an appearance on the IMEI database.


iQOO India launched the iQOO 7 series including iQOO 7, and iQOO 7 Legend last month in the country. Now, a new development suggests that the company might expand the iQOO 7 lineup in India with a new Pro model. A new iQOO device with model number I2017 was recently spotted on IMEI database. To those unaware, the iQOO 7 and iQOO 7 Legend have model numbers I2012, and I2009 respectively. IMEI database also revealed the iQOO 7 Pro moniker for the upcoming iQOO device. Famous leakster, Mukul Sharma took it to Twitter to share the news. However, the details such as design, and key specifications of the iQOO 7 Pro are not known yet.

— Mukul Sharma (@stufflistings) May 14, 2021

iQOO might decide not to launch the iQOO 7 Pro in the country, since the company launched the iQOO 7 China variant as the iQOO 7 Legend in India. The iQOO 7 Legend comes with top-of-the-line specifications, be it, 120Hz AMOLED display, 66W fast-charging, or the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G mobile processor.

iQOO 7 Series Price, and Specifications 

The iQOO 7 starts at Rs 31,990 for the 8GB RAM with the 128GB storage variant. Though the company offers the smartphone in 8GB RAM with 256GB storage and 12GB RAM with 256GB storage options, which are priced at Rs 33,990 and Rs 35,990 respectively. iQOO 7 Legend, however, on the other hand, starts at Rs 39,990 for the 8GB RAM with 128GB storage variant. The company also offers a 12GB RAM with 256GB storage option, that costs Rs 43,990.

Both these iQOO 7 series devices feature a 6.62-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, 300Hz touch sampling rate, and a punch-hole notch. The iQOO 7 Legend is powered by the Snapdragon 888 processor, while the vanilla iQOO 7 sports a Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 SoC. These devices boot Android 11 based Funtouch OS 11 out of the box.

The iQOO 7, and iQOO 7 Legen feature a triple-rear camera setup. The primary sensor on both these devices is a 48MP Sony IMX598 primary camera sensor, which gets coupled with a 13MP ultra-wide-angle sensor that also doubles as a macro lens. The iQOO 7 Legend has a 13MP portrait camera, while the vanilla iQOO 7 has a 2MP mono camera. For selfies, both the iQOO 7 series devices offer a 16MP front shooter.

The iQOO 7 has a 4,400mAh battery, while the iQOO 7 Legend has a 4000mAh battery with 66W fast-charging support. iQOO 7 Pro is yet to make a debut, and hasn’t launched yet in China. However, it will be interesting to see what the company has in store for consumers with the upcoming iQOO 7 Pro.