Vivo iQOO Pro with Snapdragon 855+ and 5G launched in China

Vivo has launched its latest flagship, the iQOO Pro in China, which will be available in 4G and 5G variants. Along with this, the premium device features the latest Snapdragon processor, a 4,500mAh battery and 12GB RAM.

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Vivo iQOO Pro: specifications and features

Being a successor to the Vivo iQOO, the device shares some similarities with its predecessor in terms of design. It sports a 6.41-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED display panel with a waterdrop notch and in-display fingerprint sensor. The device relies on the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ octa-core processor. It comes in two editions – a 5G edition that supports a 5G SIM + 4G LTE connectivity in the other slot, and a 4G edition that supports only 4G SIM cards in both the slots. Both the editions come in 8GB RAM + 128GB storage and 12GB RAM + 128GB storage variants. The 5G edition includes an additional 8GB RAM + 256GB storage variant as well.

Vivo iQoo Pro 5G launched

The optics department on the device includes a 48MP AI-driven primary lens, a 13MP wide-angle lens and a 2MP depth sensor on the back. For selfie enthusiasts, the Vivo iQOO Pro houses a 12MP Dual-Pixel camera in the notch. The device runs Android 9 Pie-based Monster UI and sports a 4,500mAh battery with support for 44W Fast Charging. Additionally, it sports NFC, a 3.5mm headphone jack and support for Hi-Resolution Audio.

Vivo iQOO Pro: Price and availability

The phone has been launched in three shades. Its 5G Edition will cost 3,798 Yuan (~Rs 38,4000), 3,998 Yuan (~Rs 40, 400) and 4,098 Yuan (~Rs 41,400) for the 8GB + 128GB, 8GB + 256GB and 12GB + 128GB variants respectively. The 4G Edition is priced at 3,198 Yuan (~Rs 32,300) and 3,498 Yuan (~Rs 35,300) for the 8GB + 128GB and 12GB + 128GB versions respectively.

The 4G edition of the Vivo iQOO Pro will be available from August 29th, while the 5G Edition will be available from September 2nd in China. The phone’s availability outside Vivo’s home country is unknown as of now, but we’ll keep you updated with any information that pops up.

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