The iQOO brand unveiled its flagship smartphone iQOO 9 Pro in China today. The novelty turned out to be interesting, and in terms of characteristics it is in many respects close to the Xiaomi 12 Pro. These models will clearly engage in fierce competition for buyers.
iQOO 9 Pro, being a full-fledged flagship, is based on the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 single-chip platform. The hardware platform is hot, so engineers have taken care of adequate cooling: the area of the evaporation chamber is 3923 mm2 – almost 1000 mm2 more than Xiaomi 12 Pro. RAM – LPDDR5, flash memory – UFS 3.1.
iQOO 9 Pro received a curved screen Samsung AMOLED E5 with a resolution of 3200 x 1440 pixels with a frame rate of 120 Hz. The display is made using LTPO 2.0 technology, the frame rate is adjustable from 1 to 120 Hz in 1 Hz steps. The declared peak brightness is 1500 cd / m2. Under the display is an ultrasonic fingerprint scanner with a wide recognition area. The front camera embedded in the center uses a 16 megapixel sensor.
In the main camera, the main sensor is introduced in the fall Samsung GN5 50 MP resolution, 1 / 1.57-inch optical format. It is connected to a wide-angle lens and is endowed with an optical stabilization system. The second module is equipped with a 50-megapixel Samsung JN1 sensor and an ultra-wide-angle lens with a viewing angle of 150 °. Finally, the third sensor is a 16MP Samsung S5K3P9 with a portrait lens. The zoom in this model is carried out by switching between lenses.
The smartphone received a 4700 mAh battery with support for 120 W fast wired charging (100% charging in 21 minutes). 50W wireless charging and 10W reverse wireless charging are also supported. The smartphone configuration also includes stereo speakers, an IR emitter, an NFC module and a 5G modem. The OS was Android 12 with the OriginOS 2.0 interface.
The thickness of the standard iQOO 9 Pro is 8.83 mm, the weight is 210 grams, the special version of the BMW M Motorsport Edition is 9.21 mm and 204 grams. Prices: 8/256 GB – $ 785, 12/256 GB – $ 865, 12/512 GB – $ 945.