Early in the month of November, the iQOO 12 series made its appearance in China for the first time. Two different versions are included in the lineup; they are the iQOO 12 and the iQOO 12 Pro. As was the case with earlier iterations, the pro edition will continue to be restricted to the nation in which the brand is headquartered.
In Southeast Asia, the announcement of the vanilla iQOO 12 was made the previous week. It has been confirmed that the gadget has arrived in India as agreed upon today.
One and the same phone, the iQOO 12 is available for use in India as well as in other markets. The only difference between the prices in different places is the type of product.
Specifications for the iQOO 12
In contrast to its predecessor, the iQOO 11, the iQOO 12 comes with a design that is distinct from its predecessor. Furthermore, the frame made of aluminium alloy is not only flat but also lustrous.
The camera module is a square with a rounded corner, and it is far larger than the rectangular island that was included in the earlier model. There is a glass back panel available for both the Legend and Alpha colour versions, as opposed to the vegan leather finish that is available for the previous version. Also Read – Lenovo Tab M11 gets NBTC certification before worldwide launch
A centred punch hole AMOLED display measuring 6.78 inches in size and with a resolution of 2800 x 1260 pixels (1.5K), 452 pixels per inch (PPI), and a refresh rate of 144 hertz is included on the front of the iQOO Z12. The 10-bit LTPO panel is capable of supporting PWM dimming frequency of up to 2160Hz and a local peak brightness level of up to 3000 nits.
The mobile device is driven by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 CPU, which is combined with LPDDR5x RAM and UFS 4.0 storage. In addition to that, it features a Q1 display chip and a VC liquid cooling system, all of which contribute to an improved gaming experience. Also Read – Lava Yuva 3 Pro India launch date revealed pricing, & design
An optical image stabilisation feature (OIS)-assisted 50-megapixel OmniVision OV50H primary sensor, a 50-megapixel Samsung JN1 ultrawide unit with autofocus, and an optical image stabilization-assisted 64-megapixel OV64B 3x periscope zoom shooter are all included in the phone’s triple camera system on the back. The front-facing camera is a Samsung S5K3P9 with a resolution of 16 megapixels.
Funtouch OS 14, which is based on Android 14, is pre-installed on the device, and it is assured to get three major changes to the operating system. Double SIM, 5G, WiFi 7, Bluetooth 5.4, GNSS, NFC, and USB Type-C are some of the connectivity choices that are available on this device. Additionally, it is equipped with twin stereo speakers, an x-axis linear vibration motor, and an optical fingerprint sensor that is embedded inside the screen.
Last but not least, the smartphone accepts cable charging at 120 watts and gets power from a battery that has a capacity of 5,000 milliampere-hours. Also Read – Samsung Galaxy A15 5G specs & pricing tipped ahead of Released
Pricing of the iQOO 12 in India
When it comes to the iQOO 12, the following price tags are available in India.
- 16 GB plus 256 GB costs ₹52,999, which is approximately $635.
- 16 GB plus 512 GB costs ₹59,999, which is approximately $720.
Either the Alpha or Legend colour variants are available for purchase through the cellphone. Beginning on December 13, it is slated to be available for purchase, coming with a bank discount of ₹3,000 and an extra exchange discount of up to ₹5,000.