NEW DELHI: On Tuesday, May 31, India’s mid-range segment got a new entrant as iQOO launched the Neo 6 in India. The Neo 6 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G processor coupled with 12GB of RAM. The handset made its debut in China in April, with the more powerful Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC under the hood. The Neo 6 is intrinsically designed for hardcore gamers. It is, in fact, the official smartphone of Battlegraounds Mobile India Pro series. The smartphone features a big 6.62-inch AMOLED display and has a 64-megapixel primary camera with a Samsung GW1P sensor.
Price and availability in India
.It is available in two variant
1.8GB + 128GB storage model- Rs 29,999
2.12GB+256GB storage model- Rs 33,999
The iQOO Neo 6 will be available for purchase starting 31st May, 2022 on Amazon.in, and the iQOO e-store in two elegant color options Dark Nova and Cyber Rage. Customers can also avail of launch offers until June 5, including a discount of Rs. 3,000 on the smartphone using ICICI Bank credit and debit cards and EMI transactions. The company is also offering a Rs. 1,000 discount via Amazon coupons and an additional exchange discount of Rs. 3,000 as part of the launch offers.
iQoo Neo 6 specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) iQoo Neo 6 runs on Android 12-based Funtouch OS 12 out of the box. It sports a 6.62-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,400 pixels) E4 AMOLED display with a 360Hz touch sampling rate.
The handset is powered by a Snapdragon 870 SoC, paired with up to 12GB of RAM.It is equipped with a liquid cooling vapour chamber for improved thermal management while gaming. As previously mentioned, the Chinese variant of the smartphone is equipped with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC.
In the camera department, the iQOO Neo 6 features a triple camera setup which includes a 64 MP OIS Main Camera with GW1P sensor, accompanied by an 8MP Wide-angle camera and 2-megapixel macro sensor. There is a 16-megapixel camera for selfies on the front. The iQoo Neo 6 comes with up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 inbuilt storage.
Connectivity options on the handset include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS, and a USB Type-C port. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, magnetometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, along with an in-display fingerprint sensor for biometric authentication.
The iQoo Neo 6 packs a 4,700mAh battery with 80W FlashCharge support. It measures 163×76.16×8.54mm and measures 190 grams.