Vivo announced the new iQOO Neo 5 gaming smartphone. It features a powerful processor, a high refresh rate screen, a battery with fast charging capabilities and supports a number of unique developments to improve the gaming experience.
One of the key features of the iQOO Neo 5 is a 6.61-inch AMOLED display made by Samsung with a refresh rate of 120 Hz and a sensor sampling rate up to 1000 Hz. The smartphone uses a special MEMC chip, which makes the content frame rate higher than it really is. In addition, the manufacturer has collaborated with Pixelworks to optimize the display. So, the novelty uses a processor Pixelworks X5 Pro, which allows you to run games at 120 fps power consumption is reduced by 30%, and the temperature – by 10 ° C. Always-HDR function allows you to improve SDR content to HDR level.
Inside the iQOO Neo 5 is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 processor running at up to 3.2 GHz. Thanks to the proprietary memory aggregation technology, the smartphone in the version with 8 GB of RAM works as if it had 11 GB, and with 12 GB – as if it had 15 GB. The battery capacity of 4400 mAh with the ability to fully charge in 30 minutes from the complete adapter power of 66 watts is responsible for the battery life. For better heat dissipation, the manufacturer used a huge 6000 square millimeter graphite plate.
The main camera features a 48-megapixel Sony IMX598 sensor with optical image stabilization and pixel shift technology, which improves photo quality when using digital zoom. The smartphone supports many shooting modes, including Super Night Scene 5.0, Extreme Sports 2.0, Black Light Night Vision 2.0 and Panoramic HDR.
Specifications iQOO Neo 5:
- Display: flat 6.61″, E3 AMOLED, 2400×1080, 120Hz, HDR10+, 1300 nits
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 870
- RAM: 8/12GB, LPDDR5
- Mass storage: 128/256GB, UFS 3.1
- Main camera: 48MP (Sony IMX598, OIS) + 13MP (super wide angle) + 2MP (monochrome sensor)
- Battery: 4400 mAh (2 x 2000 mAh), 66-watt charging
- Connectivity: Dual 5G, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.1 (aptX HD), GPS (L1+L5), GLONASS, USB Type-C
- Security: fingerprint scanner in the screen
- Audio: stereo speakers
- OS: OriginOS based on Android 11
The iQOO Neo 5 in the 8 + 128 GB version was priced at $385. The 8 + 256GB modification costs $415, and the top-of-the-line 12 + 256GB version is $460.