iQOO has launched a new smartphone in the Neo series. The company has launched the iQOO Neo 7 5G as its new premium offering. The Neo 7 5G has been launched as a successor to the Neo 6 5G. It is expected to arrive soon in India. However, there is no word from the brand at the moment. The Neo 7 5G gets many premium features. It has a MediaTek Dimensity 9000+ SoC under the hood.
The new iQOO smartphone also features a large AMOLED display and a triple-camera setup. Alongside the Neo 7, the company also launched its new iQOO TWS Air. Let’s take a look at the iQOO Neo 7, TWS Air price, specifications and other details announced at the launch event.
iQOO Neo 7 Price and Specifications
The iQOO Neo 7 5G is the latest smartphone to feature MediaTek’s new flagship smartphone chip, the MediaTek Dimensity 9000+ SoC. The flagship SoC is based on a 6nm process and has a peak cock speed of 3.05GHz. The company claims that the Neo 7 5G’s Dimensity 9000+ SoC has been custom-tuned for enhanced performance while ensuring good efficiency.
For thermal management, the Neo 7 5G has a 4013mm² large liquid vapour chamber. The phone also arrives in four storage options – 8GB + 128GB, 8GB + 256GB, 12GB + 256GB and 12GB + 512GB. The base model with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage is priced at CNY 2699 (roughly Rs 30,900), whereas the 8GB + 256GB variant is priced at CNY 2999 (roughly Rs 34,300). The 12GB + 256GB and 12GB +512GB storage options are priced at CNY 3299 (roughly Rs 37,700) and CNY 3599 (roughly Rs 41,200). It is available in Orange, Blue, and Black colours.
The new iQOO smartphone also features a 6.78-inch Full HD+ display. The E5 AMOLED screen is flat and sports a hole-punch cutout at the top centre for the front camera. The screen also has a peak brightness of 1500 nits and supports a 120Hz refresh rate. The screen also features an independent display chip for features like frame rate interpolation. The Neo 7 is the first smartphone in the Neo series to get the display chip.
The Neo 7 5G sports a triple-camera setup on the back. The square-shaped camera module has a 50MP Sony IMX766V main camera sensor, an 8MP ultrawide camera and a 2MP macro sensor. The primary camera supports optical image stabilisation (OIS). For selfies and video calls, the device comes with a 16MP front camera sensor.
It also packs a 5000mAh battery under the hood. iQOO has not only packed a bigger battery but also improved the fast charging speed. The Neo 7 5G now supports 120W fast charging. The company has packed the fast charger in the box. The phone runs Android 13-based Origin OS out of the box. The global variant is likely to get Funtouch OS 13.
Alongside the Neo 7, the company also launched the TWS Air. The new iQOO TWS features a semi-in-ear design. The iQOO TWS Air is priced at CNY 199 (roughly Rs 2,300).
Each earbud features 14.2mm BioCarbon Dynamic drivers and features like Low-latency mode, Monster Sound mode, e-Sports mode, etc. The earbuds are claimed to offer up to 25 hours of battery life with the charging case combined.