iQOO 7 series, the long-awaited and most teased gaming device from Vivo’s sub-brand launched in India. Despite many rumors and pandemic situations, the company has brought this product to India.
This newly announced series is one of the most affordable flagships after the Poco’s X3 Pro and OnePlus’s 9R. Previously the brand has received good acclamation for its “iQOO 3“. This is for featuring high-end specifications at low prices in the same way.
As with the iQOO 7, again the manufacturer is back with affordable devices but this time with two new devices. Besides, making two different devices with their set of specifications for the price is a good thing. This will help the consumers to choose the device. This can provide needed power at the price point that users can afford. Furthermore, these gaming smartphones will help to reach more gamers at accessible prices.
iQOO 7 Legend Specifications
The Legend variant sports a 6.62-inch HD+ AMOLED IPS screen with a resolution count of 2400×1080 pixels. The display supports a 120Hz refresh rate with HDR 10 and 10+ enabled. The 7 Legend variant has a distinctive design that features a strip inspired by a race track. The strip has etched writing of “Fascination Meets Innovation” on the right side of the back cover. The middle frame is made up of corrosion-resistant marine aluminum.
Under the hood, An Octa-Core 5nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SOC coupled with Adreno 660 GPU powers the legend variant. The storage options for the device are up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM with up to 256 GB storage. The design of the smartphone is in partnership with BMW M Motorsport racing. The device runs on the Android 11 Operating System with OriginOS skin on top.
The Rear Triple Camera setup on the 7 Legend features a 48-megapixel primary Sony IMX598 sensor with an f/1.79 lens. A 13-megapixel secondary sensor with an f/2.2 aperture. A tertiary 13-megapixel portrait sensor with an f/2.46 lens.
The front-facing camera on the 7 Legend is a 16-megapixel shooter with an f/2.0 aperture for selfies and video calling. The camera has a feature-rich interface that provides many images and video capture modes.
The connectivity options present on the 7 Legend are 5G, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.2, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, and a USB Type-C port. Furthermore, the device has an array of sensors onboard such as an in-display fingerprint scanner, an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and a proximity sensor. The battery capacity is of 4,000mAh dual cell that supports 66W FlashCharge fast charging technology.
iQOO 7 Specifications
The regular variant of the 7 Series sports a 6.62-inch full-HD+ AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels. The display supports a 20:9 aspect ratio, 120Hz refresh rate, and 300Hz touch sampling rate. In addition to this, the device has an additional chip that enhances the frame and brings up HDR content. The design is very similar but has no unique patterns or stripes, unlike the Legend variant.
Under the hood, An Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 SoC coupled with Adreno 650 GPU powers the legend variant. The storage options for the device are up to 12GB of LPDDR4X RAM with up to 256 GB storage. The device runs on the Android 11 Operating System with OriginOS skin on top.
The Triple Rear Camera setup features a 48-megapixel primary Sony IMX598 sensor with an f/1.79 aperture that supports OIS. A 13-megapixel secondary sensor with an f/2.2 ultra-wide-angle lens and a 2-megapixel monochrome sensor. The front-facing camera is a 16-megapixel shooter with an f/2.0 aperture for selfies and video calling.
Moreover, the connectivity options on the regular variant are 5G, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.1, GPS/ A-GPS, and a USB Type-C port. Furthermore, the device has an array of sensors onboard such as an in-display fingerprint scanner, an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and a proximity sensor. The battery capacity is of 4,400mAh dual cell that supports 66W FlashCharge fast charging technology.
Price and Availability
The prices of the iQOO 7 are Rs. 31,990 for the 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. The 8GB RAM, 256GB storage variant comes for a price tag of Rs. 33,990 and the top-end model comes at Rs. 35,990. The color options for the iQOO 7 are Storm Black and Solid Ice.
The iQOO 7 Legend comes for a price tag of Rs. 39,990 for the 8GB RAM and 128GB storage variant. The 12GB RAM and 256GB storage version is priced at Rs. 43,990. There is only a single color option available for the Legend variant with the symbolic logo of BMW Motorsport called Legendary color.