iQOO Neo 5SE design and key specs teased ahead of launch


  • iQOO Neo series phones are launching next week in China
  • The lineup will comprise Neo 5S and Neo 5 SE
  • Both upcoming smartphones feature a rectangular rear camera module

iQOO Neo 5 SE is set to launch in China on December 20th. It will debut alongside the iQOO Neo 5S at the same event. The latter’s key specifications and design were revealed earlier this week by the Vivo sub-brand.

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Now, iQOO has teased and revealed the design and key features of the Neo 5 SE. Both the Neo 5S and 5SE share an identical design. Read on to know what we know about the smartphones. 

iQOO Neo 5SE specifications and features teased

iQOO Neo 5SE

iQOO Neo 5SE

The teaser shared by iQOO reveals that the Neo 5SE will feature a display with a centrally placed punch-hole cutout. The right side of the device houses a volume rocker and power buttons. The latter appears to be embedded with a fingerprint scanner. The back panel sports a rectangular triple camera module featuring a 50MP primary sensor paired with an LED flash. The bottom edge of the iQOO Neo 5SE will accommodate a USB-C port, a speaker grille, and a SIM card slot. 

The iQOO Neo 5SE is confirmed to be available in three colour options i.e. White, Blue, and a gradient option with Blue and Pink hues. 

Apart from the teased features, iQOO hasn’t revealed any additional details about the Neo 5SE. Past reports suggest that the upcoming smartphone could be powered by a Snapdragon 778G or 778G+ SoC. It is tipped to feature 66W fast charging. 

As for the iQOO Neo 5S, the smartphone is confirmed to be equipped with a Snapdragon 888 chipset and also a secondary processor dubbed as ‘Display Chip Pro’. It will come with an improved heat dissipation that is said to cover 90 percent of the phone’s body. The smartphone will also feature OIS assisted triple rear camera. 

Viraj Gawde

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