The iQoo 9 and iQoo 9 Pro smartphones recently debuted in China. The handsets are now heading to other global markets including India soon. Indian variants of iQoo 9 and iQoo 9 Pro are said to have different specifications compared to other variants. Ahead of the official announcement, the main features of the new iQoo 9 series phones were leaked online. Both handsets are said to run Android 12 out of the box and are expected to carry a triple rear camera. iQoo 9 is expected to be powered by a Snapdragon 888+ processor, and the Pro model would feature a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC. The Indian variant of the iQoo 9 is expected to feature a 48-megapixel main camera, while the iQoo 9 Pro is expected to have a 50-megapixel main camera.
IQoo 9 specifications (expected)
Known tipster Utsav Techie (@utsavtechie) tweeted the key specs of the iQoo 9 vanilla handset. According to the tipster, the Indian variant of the iQoo 9 smartphone will run on Android 12 out of the box and feature a 6.56-inch 10-bit AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate. As mentioned, iQoo 9 would be powered by the Snapdragon 888+ processor paired with LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 storage. The handset also has a smart display chip.
For optics, iQoo 9 could feature a triple rear camera setup, led by a 48-megapixel main sensor. The camera unit also includes a 13-megapixel ultra-wide sensor and a 13-megapixel shooter with a 50mm focal length. Additionally, the iQoo handset is expected to include 120W support.
IQoo 9 Pro specifications (expected)
Another noted tipster, Yogesh Brar (@heyitsyogeshi) separately tweeted specifications of iQoo 9 Pro. According to the leak, the Indian variant of iQoo 9 Pro sports a 6.78-inch AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate. Similar to the model unveiled in China, the Indian variant would also contain the recently announced Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC. , as well as up to 8 GB of RAM and 256 GB of on-board storage. According to the tipster, the iQoo 9 Pro smartphone will be available in two RAM and storage configurations: 8 GB + 128 GB and 12 GB + 256 GB.
The smartphone’s triple rear camera unit would include a 50-megapixel main sensor, as well as a telephoto sensor and an ultra-wide sensor. For selfies, iQoo 9 Pro could also feature a 16-megapixel shooter on the front. The handset is expected to contain a 4,700mAh battery with 120W support.
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