Mobile Phones: iQOO
News & Reviews: iQOO
Nov 25, 2021
If you recall, Qualcomm announced that the next-gen Snapdragon will have a new name. While there's no official word yet, it's very likely to be called Snapdragon 8 Gen 1. On that note, the chipset may have gone through a benchmark test on AnTuTu with over 1 million points.
Nov 05, 2021
The maximum charging power found on current commercial smartphones is 120W. Although it was impressive back in the day, it has become a mainstream feature, especially for Xiaomi devices. Now, it would be nice to see something that can spice up the smartphone charging game. According to the latest information from insiders, 2022 will be the year when we see devices with 200W fast charging, and they specifically mentioned that there should be at least two such devices.
Sep 28, 2021
It looks like there will be another smartphone sub-brand becoming independent soon. According to the latest report, iQOO will no longer be attached to vivo and become a standalone brand in the first half of 2022.
Jun 14, 2021
iQOO might have finally decided to expand its market in Malaysia. It has been spotted that the brand has set up an official Facebook page recently. Not only that, but the page has also included the words "coming soon" on its cover image.
May 20, 2021
When a new Qualcomm chipset launches, you can bet that there will be smartphones powered by it. For the company's latest 5G chipset, Honor and realme are right in the mix with new devices. Now, you can expect at least two devices with the Snapdragon 778G.
According to XDA Developers, the Honor 50 series will feature the Snapdragon 778G. The company hasn't confirmed which models will feature the chipset, but expect there to be at least one variant with it. realme India CEO, Madhav Sheth, also confirms that the company will be using the new 6nm 5G chipset. In this case, the device is believed to be the realme Quicksilver.
Feb 18, 2021
Based on a statement by gizmochina, it seems that a vivo or an iQOO smartphone may have been spotted, hinting that it will be unveiled somewhere around March 2021. While not much is known in regards to the Malaysia release date, it does give us a better idea of what to expect when it is available in the global market.
Aug 30, 2020
Despite the competitiveness in the smartphone industry, there are actually some brands who choose to skip Malaysia as a potential market. So in celebration of Merdeka, these are the smartphone series that never came to Malaysia (lol). To make the criteria clear, imported versions do not count so it must have an official smartphone launch just like how Samsung Malaysia, Huawei Malaysia and others do it. You get the idea, here we go!
Aug 24, 2020
iQOO is a gaming-centric brand managed by vivo and they have been doing so well launching gaming smartphones with top-notch tech specs. Now, it appears that the gaming sub-brand is going to go big by making tablets and laptops as well. It is rumoured that one of the products will be released sooner than we thought.
May 07, 2020
Not only the competition between smartphones is intense nowadays, the manufacturers that provide chipsets for the devices are also required to keep up with the needs of the market. Today, MediaTek has launched an upgraded version of the Dimensity 1000 chipset and it's called Dimensity 1000 Plus (just like Qualcomm's Snapdragon 855 and 855 Plus), and there are a lot of improvements making it strong enough to compete with the others.
Mar 02, 2019
Vivo’s sub-brand, iQOO has officially been announced in China and it comes equipped with the top of the line Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset and 4 different memory configuration with 4 different price point, with the first being the 6GB RAM + 128GB ROM priced at RMB2998(~RM1821), 8GB + 128GB at RMB3298(~RM2004), 8GB + 256GB at RMB3598(~RM2186) and lastly, 12GB + 256GB at RMB4298(~RM2611).