- Vivo iQOO 3 India prices have been cut by up to Rs 4,000 and the smartphone now starts at Rs 34,990
- The iQOO 3 5G variant sees a price cut of Rs 2,000
- iQOO 3 will be available for buying once e-commerce platforms resume deliveries
Vivo sub-brand iQOO has announced that the iQOO 3 has received permanent price cuts in India for all variants. The brand has slashed the prices of the iQOO 3 8GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB storage models by up to Rs 4,000. The iQOO 3 price in India now starts at Rs 34,990 instead of its original starting price of Rs 38,990. To recall, the iQOO 3 is the first smartphone that the brand launched in India earlier this year. It touts high-end specifications like the Snapdragon 865 SoC, up to 12GB RAM, 48MP quad cameras and 55W fast charging support, among other things. The flagship smartphone comes in three variants, and only the top-end version with 12GB RAM supports 5G connectivity.
iQOO 3 new prices in India after price cut
The iQOO 3 price in India now starts at Rs 34,990. This is for the base model with 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. The 8GB + 256GB (4G) storage model also sees a price cut of Rs 4,000 and will sell for Rs 37,990 instead of Rs 41,990. The iQOO 3 12GB + 256GB (5G) price has dropped by Rs 2,000 and will be available for Rs 44,990. The new prices are reflected on the iQOO India website. The iQOO 3 comes in black, silver and orange colours and will be available for purchase once e-commerce platforms begin deliveries after the coronavirus lockdown ends.
iQOO 3 specifications
As mentioned earlier, the iQOO 3 specifications are high-end while the company has tried to keep the prices more or less competitive. The smartphone sports a 6.44-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a standard 60Hz refresh rate. It is powered by the Snapdragon 865 SoC with up to 12GB RAM and 256GB internal storage. The 12GB RAM variant supports 5G connectivity while the 8GB RAM models support 4G/ LTE. The smartphone runs on iQOO UI 1.0 based on Android 10 and is available in India in Volcano Orange, Quantum Silver, Tornado Black colours.
iQOO 3 features a quad rear camera setup that includes a 48MP primary sensor, a 13MP telephoto lens with 20x digital zoom support, a 13MP wide-angle lens and a 2MP depth sensor. Up front, the phone gets a 16MP selfie camera. The iQOO houses a 4,440mAh battery and supports 55W fast charging. Other features include Hi-Res audio support, 180Hz touch response rate, Monster Touch Buttons and 4D game vibration for an enhanced gaming experience.