iQOO 8 Pro Indian variant appears on Geekbench with Snapdragon 888 Plus chipset, 8GB RAM, and more

iQOO 8 Pro Indian variant has appeared on Geekbench with Snapdragon 888 Plus. This suggests the phone may launch in India soon.

Highlights
  • iQOO 8 Pro Indian variant has appeared on Geekbench with the model number i2017.
  • The handset is said to ship with Snapdragon 888 Plus, 8GB RAM, and Android 11 OS.
  • iQOO 8 and iQOO 8 Pro debuted in China last month.

iQOO 8 series was launched in China last month and comprised of two models: the standard model and the Pro edition. Now, it looks like the brand is gearing up to bring the flagships to the Indian market as the alleged Vivo phone has appeared on Geekbench with the model number i2017. Speculations are rife that it is indeed the iQOO 8 Pro Indian variant. The listing has revealed some key specifications of the phone. There’s a possibility the company might also launch the standard iQOO 8 model in the country but it is yet to appear online.

iQOO 8 Pro India variant specs on Geekbench

iQOO 8 Pro Geekbench

The iQOO 8 Pro Indian variant has the model number i2017. The Geekbench listing shows the phone comes with Android 11 OS out of the box and 8GB RAM. The motherboard section mentions Lahaina, which is associated with the Snapdragon 888/ 888 Plus chipset. The handset has managed to score 1098 points in the single-core round and 3594 in the multi-score section.

Separately, the flagship (Indian variant) has also been spotted on Google Play Console, as spotted by @Passionategeekz. It revealed the phone will have 1080 X 2376 pixels resolution, 440 PPI pixels density, 8GB RAM, Adreno 660 GPU, and Android 11 OS. That’s everything that is revealed from the listing at the moment.

iQOO 8 Pro Google Play Console

iQOO 8 Pro specifications

To recall the iQOO 8 Pro specifications, it sports a larger 6.78-inch 2K Samsung E5 AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, 20:9 aspect ratio, 92.2 percent screen-to-body ratio, 517 PPI, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, and DCI-P3 colour gamut. The phone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Plus SoC paired with Adreno 660 GPU, 12GB LPDDR5 RAM, and 512GB UFS 3.1 storage. It boots Android 11-based OriginOS 1.0 custom skin out of the box. The phone packs a 4,500mAh battery with 120W fast-charging, 50W fast wireless charging, and 10W reverse wireless charging.

iQOO 8 Pro has a 50MP Sony IMX766V primary sensor with f/1.75 aperture and gimbal stabilisation, a 48MP ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture, and a 16MP portrait lens with f/2.23 aperture. There is a 16MP snapper on the front with an f/2.4 aperture for selfies and video chats. There is an in-display fingerprint sensor for security and connectivity features include 5G, 4G, dual-band Wi-Fi, NFC, GPS, Bluetooth v5.2, and a USB Type-C port.

Key Specs

iQOO 8 Pro 5G
Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Plus | 8 GBProcessor
6.78 inches Display
50 MP + 48 MP + 16 MPRear camera
16 MPSelfie camera
4500 mAh Battery
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iQOO 8 Pro 5G Price, Launch Date
Expected Price: Rs. 57,290
Release Date: 16-Oct-2021 (Expected)
Variant: 8 GB RAM / 256 GB internal storage
Phone Status: Upcoming Phone