iQoo 8 and iQoo 8 Legend smartphones are going to be launched in India soon. iQoo 8 Pro is reported to launch in India as iQoo 8 Legend in the Indian market. Both the phones were launched in China in August. The iQoo 8 and iQoo 8 Pro aka iQoo 8 Legend both feature triple rear cameras and were introduced in the BMW M Motorsport colorway. They also come with a high refresh rate display with 10-bit color.
91Mobiles cites people familiar with the matter report good that both call – the IQ 8 And the iQoo 8 Legend (another name for the Pro) – could launch later this month or early November. The exact date is not known, but the report states that the brand may start teasing the phone and reveal the launch date in the next few days.
The price of iQoo 8 and iQoo 8 Legend in India is not known, but the smartphone is likely to be priced similarly to the Chinese market. To recall, the iQoo 8 was launched in china Starting at CNY 3,799 (approx Rs 43,600), while iQoo 8 Pro The price starts from CNY 4,999 (approximately Rs 57,300).
iQoo 8 Specifications
The specifications of both the phones are likely to remain the same as the Chinese model. The iQoo 8 runs Android 1.0 with the native OS for iQoo 11 on top. It features a 6.56-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,376 pixels) AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate and 10-bit colour. Under the hood, the phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC and comes with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage.
For photos and videos, the iQoo 8 packs a triple rear camera setup that includes a 48-megapixel IMX598 sensor as the primary sensor, a 13-megapixel sensor with an ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 13-megapixel portrait camera. On the front is a 16-megapixel selfie shooter.
The iQoo 8 packs a 4,350mAh battery that supports 120W fast charging. Connectivity options include 5G, dual-band Wi-Fi, NFC, GPS, Bluetooth v5.2 and a USB Type-C port. There is also an in-display fingerprint scanner as well as facial recognition.
iQoo 8 Pro Specifications
iQoo 8 Pro flaunts a 6.78-inch 2K (1,440×3,200 pixels) AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate. The phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Plus SoC, paired with Adreno 660 GPU. It comes with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and up to 512GB of UFS 3.1 storage.
For photos and videos, the Pro model comes with a 50-megapixel IMX766V sensor, a 48-megapixel sensor with an ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 16-megapixel portrait camera. On the front, the iQoo 8 Pro packs a 16-megapixel shooter for selfies and video calls.
The iQoo 8 Pro also packs a large 4,500mAh battery that supports 120W fast charging as well as 50W fast wireless charging. The Pro model has an ultrasonic 3D wide area in-display fingerprint sensor.