After unveiling its latest flagship ’12’ series smartphones in China last week, Vivo’s sub-brand iQOO is ready to launch the iQOO 12 and iQOO 12 in India. The company has already confirmed the launch date for these upcoming smartphones, set for December 12.
Now, ahead of the launch, the Chinese brand has revealed that the iQOO 12 series will be available on the e-commerce platform Amazon for purchase in India. The microsite for the standard iQOO 12 model is now active on Amazon’s India website, confirming that the model will be available for purchase on the e-commerce platform.
The successor of iQOO 11 series is coming with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Gen 3 chipset and triple rear cameras in China. The iQOO 12 series is offered in Black, White, and Red colour choices, featuring a back design with a leather-like finish.
In China, the iQOO 12 comes in 12GB+256GB for 3999 yuan (around Rs. 45,715), 16GB+512GB for 4299 yuan (nearly Rs. 49,915.), and 16GB+1TB for 4699 yuan ( around Rs. 54,560).
The iQOO 12 Pro, on the other hand, is available in 16GB+256GB for 4999 yuan (approx. Rs. 58,045.), 16GB+512GB for 5499 yuan (around 62,860), and 16GB+1TB for 5999 yuan ( nearly Rs. 68,575 ).
iQOO 12 Price in India (Expected)
We can anticipate that the iQOO 12 series price in India will likely be around Rs 42,000 for the base model. However, this is speculative, and we recommend our readers to await the official statement from the company.
iQOO 12 Series Specifications
Coming to the specifications, both the iQOO 12 and iQOO 12 Pro are expected to feature specifications similar to their Chinese counterparts.
The iQOO 12 series comes with a 6.78-inch AMOLED display featuring a 144Hz refresh rate, 3,000 nits peak brightness, and HDR10 support. Both devices are powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chipset. The smartphones pack up to 16GB LPDDR5x RAM and 1TB UFS 4.0 storage.
The iQOO 12 series smartphones are running on Android 14 operating system topped with the company’s own layer of FunTouch OS 14. iQOO 12 Pro sports a triple rear camera with 50MP main camera, 50MP ultra-wide-angle camera and a 64MP 3x telephoto camera . For video calls and selfies, there is a 16MP front camera as well. The iQOO 12 Pro also comes with IP68 rating which makes it dust and water-resistant.