iQoo Neo 5S Official First Look Revealed in Teaser Ahead of December 20 Launch

Launching in China next week.


iQoo is all set to launch Neo 5S in China on December 20. With just a few days left to the launch, the company has officially teased the smartphone’s first look and the brand has also confirmed a couple of features of the upcoming iQoo Neo 5S. Let’s take a look at the design of the device and also some of the key specifications.

iQoo Neo 5S Teaser

The iQoo Neo 5S image was posted on Weibo by iQoo official handle in Black colour. The device shows off the rear in what looks like a matte black finish with iQoo branding. Further, the smartphone will sport a triple rear camera setup on the back accompanied by a LED flash. The iQoo Neo 5S will come with optical image stabilization as well. iQoo Neo 5S

iQoo Neo 5S Specs

Further, on Weibo, the company has also confirmed the Neo 5S will be powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 888 SoC, which was also confirmed a few days back. The phone will run on the new Origin OS Ocean which brings features like a new lock screen design, live wallpapers, nano notifications, a nano music player and several other changes in the user interface.

The iQoo Neo 5S is said to sport a 6.56-inch tall and has an OLED panel with a 120Hz refresh rate. The device will have a hole-punch cutout at the top centre of the screen. 8GB+128GB configuration is expected along with other options as well. In terms of camera capabilities, the handset will come with a 48MP primary camera (Sony IMX 598) with OIS and a 16MP selfie camera. The phone is also rumoured to pack in a 4,500mAh battery with 66W fast charging support. Other features expected include dual speaker setup, second-gen in-display fingerprint scanner, and liquid cooling system. As per the leaks, the 8GB+128GB will launch for CNY 2,999 (roughly Rs 35,000), whereas the 12GB + 256GB model will be priced at CNY 3,499 (roughly Rs 40,900).