iQOO earlier this year launched the iQOO 7 series in China. The new iQOO flagship smartphones made their way to India in April. Now, the company is gearing up for the launch of its next flagship smartphone series. The company will unveil the iQOO 8 series soon in China. The flagship Android phone from the Vivo sub-brand will debut on August 2. Ahead of the launch, the company has started teasing some key details of its top-tier phone. The upcoming iQOO series phone will feature the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888+ SoC under the hood. iQOO has also teased some key details about the device’s display. Let’s take a look at the iQOO 8 specifications, features and other details.
iQOO 8 display specs teased
iQOO 8 series debuts in China on August 2. Ahead of the launch, the Vivo sub-brand has revealed some display specs of its flagship phone. The company confirmed on Weibo that the 8 series will feature a 2K E5 display. It will have an AMOLED 10-bit screen. The display will also feature LTPO (Low-Temperature Polycrystalline Oxide) tech for a variable refresh rate support that switches between 1Hz and 120Hz depending on the on-screen content. iQOO is yet to confirm the display size of the device.
iQOO 8 display specifications.
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Alongside, the Chinese smartphone brand has also revealed some details around the device’s performance unit. It will come with the top-of-the-line Qualcomm Snapdragon 888+ SoC under the hood. The top-end Qualcomm chipset has an improved 20 per cent AI performance and a higher clock speed of 2.995GHz. In addition to this, the iQOO 8 series will come with at least 12GB of RAM and also feature 4GB of extended RAM support.
Word is that the upcoming iQOO flagship will support 160W fast charging. However, the company is likely to launch the iQOO 8 series with 120W fast charging – the same as the iQOO 7 series.
Other details confirmed so far include up to 256GB of internal storage and Android 11-based Vivo’s OriginOS operating system. There is no word on the India launch date of the devices. We can expect the iQOO 8 series to launch in October in India.