iQOO is launched today in China as the cheapest 5G smartphone until now. The phone becomes the most affordable smartphone with Snapdragon 865 processor and possesses features almost similar to some flagship devices in the market. This device supports dual-mode 5G at a price segment starting from $380.
Specifications of iQOO Neo 3 5G:
- Display- 6.57-inch FHD+ LCD
- Processor- Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
- Front Camera- 16MP
- Rear Camera- 48MP + 8MP + 2MP
- RAM- 6/8/12 GB
- Storage- 128/256 GB
- UFS 3.1 support
- OS- Android 10
- Battery- 4500mAh
- 44W fast charging
- WI-Fi 6
- Dual Hi-Fi Stereo Speakers
- Dual-mode 5G connectivity
iQOO Neo 3 5G features a 6.57-inch FHD+ (1,080×2,408 pixels) display with a 90.4% screen-to-body ratio. There is a triple rear camera setup at the back with a 48MP main camera with f/1.79 aperture, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture, and a 2MP macro camera with f/2.4 aperture. At the front, there is a 16MP front camera with an f/2.0 aperture. More Camera features – Night View, Portrait, slow motion, time-lapse photography, professional mode, AR cute shot, short video, PDAF, and smart image recognition.
iQOO Neo 3 5G is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC, paired with up to 12GB RAM and up to 256GB of internal storage coupled with UFS 3.1 flash memory. The phone runs on the iQOO UI, based on Android 10.
The iQoo Neo 3 5G is powered by a 4500mAh battery which can be boosted up by a 44W fast charging. The phone fully charges from 0 to 100% within 58minutes. The phone integrates a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 6, NFC, 3.5mm audio jack, dual-mode 5G SA/NSA, etc. The iQoo Neo 3 5G comes in Night Black and Sky Blue colour options.
Price and Availability:
The iQoo Neo 3 5G is priced at CNY 2698 (roughly Rs.28,900) for the 6GB + 128GB storage model, CNY 2998 (roughly Rs.32,100) for the 8GB + 128GB storage option, CNY 3298 (roughly Rs.35,400) for the 12GB + 128GB storage option, and at CNY 3398 (roughly Rs.36,400) for the 8GB + 256GB storage model . Pre-orders are said to begin today, while the sale of the phone will start on April 29 in China.