iQOO Neo 3 tipped to launch with 120Hz LCD display and Snapdragon 865 SoC

iQOO Neo 3 launch date is yet to be announced

  • Vivo iQOO Neo 3 is an upcoming gaming-centric smartphone
  • iQOO Neo 3 specifications may include the Snapdragon 865 SoC and 120Hz LCD display
  • The smartphone is also said to feature a 48MP main rear camera

Vivo iQOO Neo 3, with a high refresh rate display and Snapdragon 865 SoC, is said to launch in China soon. Ahead of that, Chinese blogger and leaker Digital Chat Station has listed key iQOO Neo 3 specifications. Per the source, the smartphone will pack a 120Hz refresh rate, which is twice as fast as the original iQOO 3 (review) smartphone from February. The handset is tipped to rock a 6.6-inch FHD+ display with a punch-hole cutout for the selfie camera and 120Hz refresh rate. The display, however, will be LCD variety instead of AMOLED. As for the cameras, the gaming-focused iQOO Neo 3 will reportedly sport 48MP primary sensor.

Vivo iQOO Neo 3 launch

The Vivo iQOO Neo 3 launch is initially expected in China, but it wouldn’t be far-reaching to say that the device will most make its debut in India soon. There hasn’t been any official confirmation on the Vivo iQOO Neo 3 launch date yet.

Vivo iQOO Neo 3 specifications

The Vivo iQOO Neo 3 is tipped to sport a 6.6-inch punch-hole display, which is slightly bigger than its predecessor, iQOO 3, that flaunts a 6.4-inch screen. The handset will reportedly feature 120Hz refresh rate, which will offer buttery-smooth animation, less motion blur, and better image quality. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC with 5G connectivity is likely to be at the core of the handset, taking care of the performance. It’s said to have a 48MP rear camera, which is likely to be paired with a telephoto sensor, ultra-wide-angle sensor, and macro sensor.

Since it’s expected to be a gaming-centric smartphone, the iQOO Neo 3 could feature ‘Monster Touch Buttons’ and ‘4D Game Vibration’ features, which were introduced with iQOO 3. The Monster Touch Buttons are two pressure-sensitive buttons on the side frame of the phone to help users achieve quick multi-finger operations in the game, while the 4D vibration is said to offer an immersive gaming experience.