iQOO 7 5G will feature Snapdragon 870, to launch alongside iQOO 7 Legend on April 26th


  • iQOO 7 5G will debut alongside the iQOO 7 Legend 5G on April 26th
  • It will be powered by the Snapdragon 870 chipset and UFS 3.1 storage
  • It will have a dedicated chip for an enhanced gaming experience

The iQOO 7 5G smartphone will also launch alongside the iQOO 7 Legend 5G in India on April 26th. A dedicated landing page for the iQOO 7 is now available on Amazon India. The listing has revealed a few specifications of the smartphone.

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The iQOO 7 posters available on the retailer site show that it will be sporting a punch-hole display on the front. Its rear shell has a vertical triple camera system. The handset will be available in two colours like black and blue. It appears the iQOO 7 5G is a rebadged version of the iQOO Neo5, which went official in February in China.

iQOO 7 5G features the Snapdragon 870 chipset

iQOO 7 5G poster-

iQOO 7 will debut with iQOO 7 Legend

Th iQOO 7 5G’s microsite confirms that it is powered by the Snapdragon 870. It is a flagship chipset that sits below the Snapdragon 888, which fuels the iQOO 7 Legend 5G. The company has also revealed that it is equipped with an intelligent display chip for MEMC frame rate interpolation and real-time SDR-to-HDR conversion.

The display chip not only promises an enhanced viewing experience but also can level up the gaming experience through enhanced frame rate and all-time HDR. For smoother performance, the handset will offer users extended RAM functionality and UFS 3.1 storage.

iQOO 7 5G specifications and features (expected)

The iQOO 7 5G could feature a 6.62-inch AMOLED panel that offers FHD+ resolution, a 20:9 aspect ratio, and a 120Hz refresh rate. The handset is expected to run iQOO UI based on Android 11. The Snapdragon 870 SoC could be equipped with LPDDR4x RAM.

The smartphone may house a 4,400mAh battery with 66W fast charging support. It may feature a 16-megapixel front camera and its rear camera setup may comprise of a Sony IMX589 48-megapixel primary camera with OIS, a 13-megapixel ultra-wide lens, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. For security, it is likely to feature an in-display fingerprint scanner.

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.