iQOO 9 (V2171A) Spotted on Indian IMEI Database Even Before iQOO 8 Has Launched in the Country

Let’s take a look at the details of the iQOO 9 revealed via the online certification website.


Vivo sub-brand iQOO recently launched two new flagship smartphones. The iQOO 8 series is the company’s latest flagship smartphone series which comes in two models. The standard iQOO 8 is an incremental upgrade over its predecessor, whereas the iQOO 8 Pro comes with much-improved specifications and top-of-the-line features. iQOO has not yet launched the devices in India. The company is expected to launch its flagship smartphones in India later this year. Meanwhile, the iQOO 9 series is already in the works. An iQOO smartphone, which is the iQOO 9, is listed on the IMEI database. Let’s take a look at the details of the iQOO 9 revealed via the online certification website.

iQOO 9 IMEI listing

iQOO 9 series could launch sometime early next year. Months before the official launch, the upcoming iQOO 9 series is listed on the IMEI Database. It reveals the model number of the vanilla model, which is V2171A. The IMEI database also confirms the moniker of the device, which will be called iQOO 9. The same device with the model number V2171A is also listed on the Indian IMEI database, suggesting that iQOO will bring the smartphone to India very soon.

The iQOO 9 has been spotted first time on the web and we do not have any other details of the device. That being said, the phone could be listed soon on multiple other certification websites. Keep an eye on our coverage to know more about the upcoming iQOO flagship smartphone. 

Meanwhile, iQOO could be working on launching the iQOO 8 series in India. The company has not yet confirmed the exact launch date. However, word is that the device will launch in India in November 2021. The company could launch both its flagship smartphones in India. The vanilla iQOO 8 features a 6.56-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, whereas the Pro model sports a 6.78-inch sAMOLED 2K display with a 120Hz refresh rate. Both models have a triple-camera setup on the back with different sensors. The iQOO 8 has a Snapdragon 888 SoC, whereas the 8 Pro gets Snapdragon 888+ SoC. You can click here to check the complete specifications and features of the iQOO 8 series.