iQOO Neo 6 launches in India with STELLAR price! Check it out

    iQOO Neo 6 launches in India as the first device in the iQOO Neo series. Check out the price and specs of this low-cost gaming smartphone.
    By: HT TECH
    | Updated on: May 31 2022, 12:33 IST
    iQOO Neo 6 has just been announced in India at a starting price of Rs. 29,999.
    iQOO Neo 6 has just been announced in India at a starting price of Rs. 29,999. (Priya / HT Tech)
    iQOO Neo 6 has just been announced in India at a starting price of Rs. 29,999.
    iQOO Neo 6 has just been announced in India at a starting price of Rs. 29,999. (Priya / HT Tech)

    iQOO Neo 6 has been launched in India as the company's first Neo series device. The Neo series has long existed in China and has now come to India as low cost gaming device. The iQOO Neo 6 has been around in China already but the Indian variant is slightly different, especially with regards to the specifications. The iQOO Neo 6 is a 5G smartphone that comes with a flagship-grade Snapdragon 870 chip. Hence, the performance on this device is expected to be top-notch.

    Before we deep dive into the specs, here are variants and prices. The iQOO Neo starts at Rs. 29,999 for the base variant with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. There is another variant with 12GB RAM and 256GB storage that will set you back by Rs. 33,999. ICICI Bank card customers can get Rs. 3,000 off on the device and there is an additional exchange bonus of Rs. 3,000. The phone will go on sale from May 31 and will be available via Amazon as well as iQOO online store. You can get the phone in two colours – Cyber Rage and Dark Nova.

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    iQOO Neo 6 specs at a glance

    The iQOO Neo 6 is all about the Snapdragon 870 chip, which was popular with flagship killers in 2021. iQOO is however offering the phone with a UFS 3.1 storage that promises much faster read/write speeds. iQOO says the chipset allows the phone to score as high as 740,000 on AnTuTu. For enhancing the gaming experience, iQOO is also offering the 4D tactile feedback feature with better vibration performance. The phone also gets a 5-layer vapour chamber.

    The iQOO Neo 6 also gets a faster 80W charging solution that powers the 4700mAh battery. iQOO says the 80W solution is faster than its older 66W solution.

    The iQOO Neo 6 also features a 6.6-inch FHD+ E4 AMOLED display with a refresh rate of 120Hz and a peak touch sampling rate of 1200Hz. The phone also features a dual speaker setup for a stereo effect.

    When it comes to the camera, the iQOO Neo 6 gets a 64MP OIS main camera with Samsung GW1 sensor. This is accompanied by a 8MP ultra-wide camera and a third macro camera.

    iQOO is also announcing two new accessories for this device. There is a iQOO Ultra Cool back clip that cools the device while gaming. iQOO Game Finger Sleeves gaming sleeves have also been announced for gamers to wear on fingers while gaming for better grip and comfort.

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    First Published Date: 31 May, 12:28 IST
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