iQOO, last month, introduced the iQOO 9 series as one of the first smartphones with the latest Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset. Now, the iQOO 9 lineup is expected to launch in India soon, and for that, the company has now revealed the availability details.
iQOO 9 series coming to India soon
The company has revealed that the iQOO 9 series, consisting of the iQOO 9, the iQOO 9 Pro and the iQOO 9E, will be available to buy as a Exclusive Amazon India, just like its other smartphones. The phone will also have a BMW Motorsport edition, just like the iQOO 7 Legend had.
Commenting on the partnership, iQOO CEO Marya said: “At iQOO, our continued pursuit has been to introduce products that provide exceptional and unparalleled performance to our users. The iQOO 9 series will be a powerful addition to our existing portfolio and the cutting edge flagship will be available very soon on consumer favorite platform Amazon India.“
We still don’t know when the iQOO 9 phones will be launched in India. Although, it could be just around the corner and maybe we’ll get more info on this soon.
As for the upcoming iQOO 9 series, it will succeed in the iQOO 7 and the iQOO 7 legend and will fall into the premium segment. However, the iQOO 9E is perhaps more of a mid-range phone. The lineup is focused on gaming and comes with features such as: Dual X-axis linear motor with advanced liquid cooling system.
iQOO 9 Series: Specifications
As a reminder, the iQOO 9 and 9 Pro have a large rectangular camera bump on the back made of AG Glass and a perforated screen. Both come with support for 50MP rear cameras, 120W fast charging support (just like the Xiaomi 11T Pro), up to 12 GB of RAM and up to 512 GB of storage, and more. The iQOO 9 gets a 6.78-inch Full-HD+ flat E5 AMOLED display with support for a refresh rate of 120 Hz.
It will be a 50MP main camera with gimbal stabilization, a 13MP ultra-wide camera and a 12MP third camera. There is a 16MP selfie shooter. The phone is backed by a 4,700 mAh battery and runs on Android 12.
The iQOO 9 Pro has a curved Quad-HD+ E5 AMOLED display the same size as the vanilla model with support for a refresh rate of 120 Hz. It is home to a 50MP main camera, a 50MP ultra-wide camera with a 150-degree field of view, and a 16MP telephoto lens. The front camera and battery specs are similar to the iQOO 9. Although the Pro model supports 50W wireless charging.
As for the iQOO 9E, not much is known about this variant, but we can expect more details in the coming days. So stay tuned for this space.