IQOO has launched a new smartphone in China called as IQOO U1. IQOO phones are always gaming centric and here we see the same. This time the company makes it’s affordable by using Snapdragon 720G mid-range gaming processor. Main highlights if this phone are – it’s processor, 48MP triple camera setup and a 4,500mAh battery.
IQOO U1 : price
The IQOO U1 comes with a price tag of Rs RMB 1,198 (approx Rs 12,900) for the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage. The other variant with 6GB RAM + 128GB storage is priced at RMB 1,398 (approx Rs 15,000) and the 8GB RAM + 128GB is priced at RMB 1,598 (approx Rs 17,200). It will go on sale from July 23 in China in Black, Blue and White color. The company has no words about the International availability.
The IQOO U1 features a 6.53-inch FHD+ IPS display with 19:5 aspect ratio and a punch-hole cutout at the top left corner. It is powered by Snapdragon 720G chipset paired with paired with up-to 8GB RAM and up to 128GB internal storage. The handset runs Android 10 with FunTouch OS on the top.
On the back, we have a triple camera setup which includes a 48MP primary camera, 2MP portrait lens and a 2MP macro sensor. The front side gets an 8MP selfie camera for front photography. It packs 4,500mAh battery charges through an 18W fast charger.
As this is a gaming-centric device, you get features like Game Space and Multi Turbo. Additional feature includes Bluetooth 5.1, Micro-USB, Side fingerprint scanner and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Lastly, the handset measures 162.05mm×76.61mm×8.46mm and weighs about 190g. It will compete with devices like Redmi Note 9 Pro/Pro Max, Realme 6 Pro.