Back in December 2022, iQOO unveiled its iQOO 11 smartphone in China. Today, company has officially launched it in India. It comes in Alpha Glass variant and Legend model with Silicon leather and BMW Motorsport design.
iQOO 11 5Gspecs and features
Talking about dimensions, these are 164.86 x 77.07 x 8.4mm (Alpha) / 8.72 mm (Legend) and their weight is 208 grams (Alpha) / 205 grams (Legend). You get dual SIM connectivity with its Nano slots and supports 5G SA/NSA (n1/n3/n5/n8/n28/n40/n41/n77/n78 bands).
The iQOO 11 5G is powered by Android 13 based Funtouch OS 13 out of the box. iQOO is offering 3 years of Android OS update and 4 years of regular security updates. The device houses an in-display fingerprint sensor and an IR blaster. It includes stereo speakers with Hi-Fi audio.
With iQOO 11, you get 6.78-inch E6 LTPO 4.0 AMOLED HDR10+ display that offers 3200 x 1440 pixels resolution, 20:9 aspect ratio, 1Hz-120Hz variable refresh rate, 10-bit colors, 1800nits (peak) brightness, 1440Hz PWM dimming and DCI-P3 colors. The screen houses a Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection on top.
Notably, iQOO has used self-developed LTPO High-Refresh rate technology which allows 60Hz and 120Hz (two refresh rate) on screen at same time. This makes iQOO 11 5G is first smartphone in India to use such a tech.
At its heart is an octa-core Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 Mobile Platform with Adreno 740 GPU. It has 8GB/16GB LPDDR5X RAM options and 256GB UFS 4.0 storage space. Additionally, iQOO 11 feature in additional 8GB virtual RAM leveraging its RAM expansion tech. This allows this smartphone to keep 43 active apps in background.
The smartphone also boasts 24768mm² total heat dissipation area and uses aviation-grade aluminum middle frame.. iQOO has also included self-developed intelligent temperature sensing algorithm paired with temperature sensors to monitor the heat in real time at different locations at different times.
In terms of optics, iQOO 11 specs include16MP front camera with F/2.45 Aperture lens. At the back side is a combo of 50MP (main, 1/1.57-inch Samsung GN5 sensor, OIS) + 8MP (ultra-wide, F/2.2 Aperture) + 13MP (telephoto 2X, F/2.46 Aperture) shooter at back along with LED Flash. Company has included a dedicated V2 imaging chip for better photos.
The iQOO 11 features in a 5000mAh (typical) battery and supports 120W fast charging. Connectivity options like Wi-Fi 6 802.11ax, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Dual Band (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth V5.3, USB Type-C, NFC and GPS/GLONASS/Beidou/Galileo/QZSS. are suppported.
iQOO 11 price and availability in India
- 8GB/256GB Alpha model: Rs. 59,999
- 16GB/256GB Legend model: Rs. 64,999
The smartphone will go on sale in India at Amazon.in and iQOO.com starting January 13th. Amazon prime users can buy iQOO 11 on January 12th 12:00PM.
Some of the launch offers include flat Rs. 5000 discount with HDFC/ICICI bank credit/debit cards (with EMI options), Extra Rs. 3000 (non iQOO or Vivo) / Rs. 4000 (iQOO or VIVO) phone exchange bonus, Rs. 1000 Prime discount and Free special box with Wireless sport on pre-paid orders (at iQOO.com).