iQOO 3 gets a massive price cut in India, now starts at Rs 17,495


  • The iQOO 3 price in India has been slashed
  • The phone is listed with a starting price of Rs 17,495
  • The Snapdragon 865 flagship was launched in India last year

The iQOO 3 price in India has been slashed massively. With a price cut of over Rs 20,000 on its launch price, the iQOO 3 is now available with an affordable starting price of just Rs 17,495.

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iQOO launched the iQOO 3 5G (review) last year as India’s first 5G-ready smartphone. It was also available in 4G variants. The device comes with an AMOLED display, a flagship chipset, 48-megapixel quad cameras, and a large battery with 55W fast charge support.

iQOO 3 price in India

At launch, the iQOO 3 4G models such as 8GB RAM + 128GB storage and 8GB RAM + 128GB storage were priced at Rs 37,990 and Rs 41,990, respectively. The 5G model variant that has 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage was introduced at Rs 46,990. The phone received a Rs 4,000 price cut a few months after launch.

iQOO 3 Variants

Launch Price

Revised Price

iQOO 3 4G 8GB + 128GB

Rs 37,990

Rs 17,495

iQOO 3 4G 8GB + 256GB

Rs 41,990

Rs 18,995

iQOO 3 5G 12GB + 256GB

Rs 46,990

Rs 22,495

Now, these three variants are listed on iQOO India’s online store for Rs 17,495, Rs 18,995, and Rs 22,495. The handset comes in three colors such as Tornado Black, Quantum Silver, and Volcano Orange. While the handset is available with revised pricing on the official website, the new pricing is yet to reflect on the listings on Flipkart.

iQOO 3 specifications and features

iQOO 3

The iQOO 3 is powered by the Snapdragon 865 chipset

The iQOO 3 has a 6.44-inch S-AMOLED display that offers Full HD+ resolution, a 20:9 aspect ratio, HDR10+ support, 800 nits brightness, and an under-display fingerprint scanner. The display is protected by Gorilla Glass 6. It has a 16-megapixel front camera for selfies, and its glass back has a 48-megapixel Sony IMX582 main lens, a 13-megapixel ultra-wide camera 13-megapixel telephoto camera, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor.

The Snapdragon 865 chip fuels the iQOO 3 with LPPDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 storage. The device is backed by a 4,400mAh battery that supports 55W rapid charging. The handset runs Androd 11 OS with iQOO UI.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.