iQOO 8 Pro Indian variant has made its way on the web, giving us a glimpse of what it will be offering in terms of specifications. An iQOO phone carrying model number i2019 appeared in the IMEI database last week. According to the listing, the iQOO phone could launch in India as the iQOO 8 smartphones. New shreds of information have surfaced online via the phone’s Google Play Console listing.
If these listings are anything to go by, the popular Chinese smartphone brand may be gearing up to bring the iQOO 8 series of phones into the Indian market. The iQOO 8 series has already launched in China, featuring the iQOO 8 and iQOO 8 Pro. Now, the word on the street is that the company will unveil the vanilla iQOO flagship in September in the country. The most notable features of the phones include a triple rear camera setup and Snapdragon 888 SoC.
iQOO 8 Pro India Variant Spotted on Google Play Console
Ahead of the iQOO 8 series’ launch in India, the iQOO 8 Pro India variant has appeared on Google Play Console. As expected, the listing confirms the phone’s model number i2017. The phone has made its appearance with iQOO 7 Pro moniker on IMEI. However, the phone did not see the light of the day in the Chinese market. Nevertheless, it is likely to arrive as the iQOO 8 series India variant soon, according to MySmartPrice.
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The listing includes an image that showcases the phone’s curved AMOLED display in all its glory. This display could offer Full HD+ resolution. The 8 Pro comes with a 2K curved AMOLED display. However, the previously-launched iQOO 7 Pro did not have it. The listing also hints at an impending launch of the Pro flagship variant in India. However, the company has not revealed the launch date yet.
The vanilla iQOO 8 could launch in India next month if previously surfaced reports prove to be true. Regrettably, details about the Pro model’s India launch date are still few and far between. The Pro variant could launch later this month. The listing suggests that the Indian variant will feature a Snapdragon 888 series SoC. The upcoming iQOO phone could pack a Snapdragon 888+ SoC under the hood since the Chinese 8 Pro variant has the same processor.
iQOO 8, iQOO 8 Pro Specifications
The iQOO 8 sports a 6.56-inch AMOLED flat screen with an FHD+ resolution, and a refresh rate of 120Hz. The Pro sibling, on the other hand, features a mammoth 6.78-inch AMOLED LTPO display with highly appealing curved edges. The iQOO 8 and 8 Pro smartphones feature Snapdragon 888 and Snapdragon 888+, respectively. Both phones ship with up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and offer up to 512GB of UFS 3.1 storage.
In the optics department, the iQOO 8 has a 50MP main camera, 13MP telephoto lens, 13MP ultrawide sensor at the back. The Pro variant houses a 50MP main camera with gaming stabilization, a 16MP telephoto camera, a 48MP ultrawide camera at the back. Furthermore, the iQOO 8 series of phones features a 16MP front shooter. The iQOO 8 uses a 4,350mAh battery, and its Pro sibling comes with a 4,500mAh.battery with 120W charging support, 10W reverse wireless charging, and 50W wireless charging support on both models.