iQOO has stepped up into the smartphone market with its flagship smartphones. In August 2021, iQOO launched the iQOO 8 series in China. Rumors suggest that iQOO will launch these smartphones in India in September. Unfortunately, iQOO will not be launching Series 8 this month in India. While we will see iQOO announce the iQOO Z5 smartphone in September.
iQOO Z5 will launch in September instead of Series 8
After iQOO launched Series 8 in China, it was rumored that they could launch iQOO 8 and 8 Pro in India in September (around September 19). Renowned tipster Debayan Roy (@GadgetsData) recently tweeted about the launch of the iQOO 8 series. According to the tweet, iQOO has delayed the launch of the 8 series. Instead, iQOO Z5 will debut in India. this month.
Tweet about the launch of iQOO 8 and Z5
Z5 this month is SURE !!
But unfortunately iQOO 8 has been delayed but it will also be launched in India …
– Debayan Roy (Gadgetsdata) (@Gadgetsdata) September 7, 2021
iQOO Z5 is the successor to the iQOO Z3 smartphone, released earlier this year. On Weibo, Digital Chat Station posted an article on the iQOO Z5, stating “that it will hit Double Eleven’s ‘performance pioneer’ in the future.” According to the post, we could see these devices on the market.
Z5 series received TENAA certification in China on September 1. According to the TENAA listing, iQOO Z5 Pro carries the model number V2148A. It will also come with support for 5G connectivity.
Z5 series has also been listed in IMEI database. According to her, the Z5 series will include iQOO Z5, Z5x and Z5 Pro.
Tweet about iQOO Z5 Listed in IMEI Database
iQOO Z5x (# V2131A) listed in the IMEI database.
iQOO Z5 Pro (# V2148A) listed in the IMEI database.
– Debayan Roy (Gadgetsdata) (@Gadgetsdata) September 5, 2021
IQOO 8 and 8 Pro Specifications and Features
iQOO 8 comes with a 6.62 inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 1440 x 3200 pixels. It has a refresh rate of 120Hz and an aspect ratio of 20: 9. iQOO 8 is a 5G smartphone, and it sports a Snapdragon 888 SoC paired with an Adreno 660 GPU. You get 12 GB of RAM and 256 GB of on-board storage as well as 4 GB of virtual RAM. It comes with a 400mAh battery with 120W fast charging support. As for the camera, the device has a triple camera setup on the back. It consists of a 64 MP main camera, 12 MP ultra wide angle lens, and 13 MP camera. Up front, you get a 16MP selfie shooter.