iQOO is known for its performance-first smartphones that have taken the gaming community by storm. The latest from the brand is the iQOO Neo 7, India’s first smartphone with the latest 4nm-class process-based MediaTek Dimensity 8200 mobile platform. The Neo 7 injects a serious dose of power into the mid-range, but there is a lot more to it apart from its robust performance hardware.
The Neo 7 boasts a sleek and stylish design that is sure to turn heads, and brandishes a fast and fluid 120Hz AMOLED display that should make every swipe and tap a seamless experience. That’s not all, it offers lightning-fast charging speeds with 120W FlashCharge, a 64MP primary camera with OIS, and includes a number of advantageous gaming features. Let’s take a closer look at what makes the iQOO Neo 7 a very appealing and exciting mid-range smartphone, particularly for gaming enthusiasts.
iQOO once again manages to equip its phone with cutting-edge performance hardware that will make your head spin. As stated, the Neo 7 packs a punch with the advanced MediaTek Dimensity 8200 5G chipset which is based on TSMC’s top-of-the-line 4nm-class process node and thus promises to be remarkably power efficient. It integrates an octa-core CPU in a “1+3+4” configuration with four ARM Cortex-A78 cores operating at up to 3.1 GHz. And let's not forget the powerful Mali-G610 graphics engine that'll enable high frame rates without compromising on power efficiency.
That’s not all, the Dimensity 8200 5G is duly assisted by super-fast LPDDR5 RAM and Fast UFS 3.1 storage for quick read and write speeds. To further ensure that the performance doesn’t throttle as easily, the Neo 7 is equipped with a Full Coverage 3D cooling system with a large vapour chamber that achieves efficient heat transfer through phase change of vaporization and liquefaction.
Needless to say, the iQOO 7 should munch its way through all the demanding gaming titles. it's hardly surprising that the iQOO Neo 7 promises up to 90 FPS in demanding first-person shooter games like New State Mobile, COD mobile and BGMI soon!
In addition, the company is providing three years of monthly security updates for the Neo 7 and two years of Android. The phone will have Funtouch OS 13 based on Android 13 out of the box.
If you're a serious gamer, you won't want to miss out on the unmatched convenience the Neo 7 offers to help you dominate the gaming scene.
With 6 handy motion controls that can be customized from the Ultra Game Mode, you'll have the power to intuitively respond to any challenge that comes your way. Left-hand lifting? No problem. Right-leaning? Piece of cake. This essentially means you will be able to intuitively respond to emerging challenges even before you blink.
The phone further boasts 4D Game Vibration technology with X-Axis Linear Motor that starts faster, has stronger vibration, and feels more vivid and real than Z-Axis Linear Motor. The impactful haptics together with Dual Stereo speakers ensure totally immersive gameplay where you can rely on your heightened senses to gain that invaluable gaming advantage.
Plus, you get to relish all the games on the sizeable 6.78-inch 120Hz AMOLED display with a sharp Full HD+ resolution. The 1200Hz touch sampling rate will further help minimize input lag. The HDR10+ compliant display is SGS Low Blue Light certified to go easy on your eyes and can also reach up to 1300 nits of brightness for clarity even under direct sunlight.
The Neo 7 has got your gaming needs covered, so you can focus on what really matters - winning!
With the iQOO Neo 7, you won’t have to be guilty post those long gaming sessions. The phone offers 120W FlashCharge technology that’s based on a dual super-charge pump and dual-cell architecture for the massive 5000mAh capacity battery. This means you can wave bye-bye to waiting around for your phone to charge - quickly go from 1% to 50% in just 10 minutes! And even a full charge from 1% to 100% takes only 25 minutes.
The Fast Mode is perfect for those times when you need a quick boost. And if you're really in a rush, the Super Fast Mode delivers an even faster charging speed, so you can get back to your busy life in no time.
The iQOO Neo 7's camera design pays homage to vintage photography with a modern twist. The 35 mm film and Polaroid paper-inspired design has a feel-good retro vibe. The 64MP OIS primary camera promises high-quality images that remain sharp in bright and dim light conditions.
Sharp details in daylight shot (camera samples by iQOO)
The high-resolution ISOCELL GW3 sensor features ISOCELL Plus (2.0) Pixel Isolation technology that utilizes specialized materials to minimize light loss and reflection between pixels. This sensor can adapt automatically to optimize image sharpness with smaller pixels in bright conditions and capture more light with larger pixels in darker settings.
Night mode Off vs Night mode On (camera samples by iQOO)
Shot in ProSprots mode (camera samples by iQOO)
Plus, the camera software makes taking photos a fun-filled adventure. With the Pure Night View mode, you can capture the beauty of the night sky, complete with enhanced colours and boosted contrast. Pro Sports mode ensures clarity during fast-paced action, even in low-light settings. And Vlog Movie 2.0 mode offers a number of cool templates for creators to experiment with.
Overall, the iQOO Neo 7 is a well-rounded mid-range smartphone that offers amazing value and is sure to delight gaming enthusiasts and beyond. Its class-leading performance hardware, fast and responsive display, convenient gaming features, fast charging technology, and engaging camera make it a very appealing option for those looking for a sleek and stylish device that doesn't compromise on power and features.
The iQOO Neo 7 will be available at a MOP of INR 29,999 (Effective Price 28,499) for 8GB+128GB and 33,999 for a 12GB+ 256GB (Effective Price 32,499) variant starting from February 16th, 2023 at 1 PM on Amazon.in and the iQOO e-store.