iQOO 12: A newcomer with 5G tech, AMOLED display

Powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888, iQOO 12 exclusively features 5G network support
An undated image illustrating iQOO 12. — iQOO
An undated image illustrating iQOO 12. — iQOO

iQOO, a subsidiary of Vivo, has announced its latest flagship smartphone, the iQOO 12, which is set to be launched in India on December 12, 2023.

The iQOO 12 will exclusively be available on Amazon and offer some class-leading features and specifications.

Let's proceed and explore some of its most prominent features.

iQOO 12 specs and features

iQOO 12: 5G connectivity and snapdragon 888 processor

The iQOO 12 will support 5G networks and will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor, which is one of the most powerful chipsets in the market. The iQOO 12 will also have 8GB or 12GB of RAM and 128GB or 256GB of internal storage.

  • Released 2023, Dec 12 198.5g, 8.4mm thickness Android 14, Funtouch 256GB/512GB storage, no card slot
  • 8-12GB RAM
    Qualcomm Snapdragon 
  • 6.78"
    1260x2800 pixels
  • 50MP
  • 4500mAh

iQOO 12 display

The iQOO 12 will sport a 6.56-inch AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate and a 240Hz touch sampling rate, which will ensure a smooth and responsive user experience. The display will also have a punch-hole cutout for the 32MP selfie camera. 

On the back, the iQOO 12 will have a quad camera setup, consisting of a 50MP primary sensor, a 13MP ultra-wide-angle lens, a 13MP telephoto lens, and a 2MP depth sensor. The iQOO 12 will also support 8K video recording and 5x optical zoom.

iQOO 12 battery

The iQOO 12 will pack a 4500mAh battery that will support 120W fast charging, which can charge the phone from 0 to 100% in just 15 minutes. The iQOO 12 will also have a USB Type-C port, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and an in-display fingerprint scanner.

The iQOO 12 will be available in two colours: Black and Blue. As the price of the iQOO 12 will be revealed on the launch day, it is expected to be between INR 45,000 and 55,000.

40,000. The iQOO 12 will compete with other flagship smartphones such as the OnePlus 9T, the Samsung Galaxy S22, and the Xiaomi Mi 12. The iQOO 12 will be a great option for those who want a premium smartphone with 5G, a high refresh rate display, and a fast-charging battery.