New iQOO Z6, iQOO Neo 7 in the works, read what’s known so far


  • iQOO is reportedly working on a new iQOO Z6 for China
  • It is also working on the iQOO Neo 7
  • Both phones are expected to debut in August/September

New iQOO Z6 and iQOO 7 are rumoured to be in the works for China. Chinese tipsters have leaked the key specifications of both devices. iQOO is offering multiple Z6-series phones in India, such as the iQOO Z6 5G, the iQOO Z6 Pro 5G, and the iQOO Z6 44W. However, it hasn’t launched a single Z6-series phone yet. It appears that the IQOO Z6 heading to China could be completely different from the Z6 models available in India.

The iQOO Neo 7 will be an affordable flagship phone from the brand. The company unveiled the Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1-powered iQOO 10 and 10 Pro in China last month. The Neo 7 is expected to feature the most powerful Dimensity chipset.

Also Read: iQOO 9T with Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 launched in India: first sale date on Amazon, price, specifications

New iQOO Z6 key specifications (rumoured)

The iQOO Z6 5G comes with Snapdragon 695 SoC

The iQOO Z6 5G (Indian variant)  comes with Snapdragon 695 SoC

Chinese tipster Panda is Bald has revealed that the iQOO Z6 5G heading to China will be equipped with an LCD display that supports a 120Hz refresh rate. He did not mention the battery capacity of the device but claimed that it would have support for 80W fast charging.

The tipster also said that it will come equipped with a Snapdragon 7-series chipset. It is unclear whether the device has the latest Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 chipset or the Snapdragon 778G / 778G+ chip.

iQOO Neo 7 specifications (rumoured)

According to tipster Digital Chat Station, the iQOO’s next Neo-branded phone will come equipped with the Dimensity 9000+ flagship chipset. Since the company announced the iQOO Neo 6 series in December 2021 in China, it appears that the upcoming Neo-brand phone could be dubbed as the iQOO Neo 7. It is also expected to feature a 50-megapixel Sony IMX766 main camera.

Tipster Panda is Bald has claimed that the iQOO Neo 7 will borrow its other specifications from the iQOO 10 5G, which debuted in July in China. For the unversed, the iQOO 10 was rebranded as the iQOO 9T 5G in India.

The iQOO Neo 7 is likely to house a 6.78-inch AMOLED FHD+ display with 120Hz refresh rate support. It will feature a 16-megapixel main camera and a 50-megapixel (main, with OIS) + 13-megapixel (ultra-wide) + 12-megapixel (telephoto) triple camera unit. It will run on the Android 12 OS and have an in-screen fingerprint scanner for security.

The Dimensity 9000+ powered device will be equipped with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and up to 25GB of UFS 3.1 storage. It will house a 4,700mAh battery with 120W fast charging support.

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