iQOO is preparing for the launch of its latest flagship smartphones, the iQOO 12 and iQOO 12 Pro, set to make their debut in China on November 7. Although official details are yet to be disclosed, leaked posters on Weibo have revealed specifications, giving us a preview of what to expect from these upcoming devices.
iQOO 12 series full specs leaked, see them before launch
According to the leaks, the iQOO 12 will feature a 6.78-inch BOE OLED flat display with a 1.5K resolution, a 144Hz refresh rate, 3000nits peak brightness, and 2160Hz PWM dimming. It will include an optical in-screen fingerprint scanner for security. Under the hood, it will be powered by a Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chipset and will have LPDDR5x RAM and UFS 4.0 storage. The device is expected to have a 5,000mAh battery with support for 120W wired charging, but it won't offer wireless charging.
The rear camera setup on the iQOO 12 will consist of a 50-megapixel OmniVision OV50H primary sensor with OIS support, a 50-megapixel Samsung JN1 ultrawide camera, and a 64-megapixel OV64B telephoto lens with 3x optical zoom and up to 100x digital zoom.
The iQOO 12 Pro, on the other hand, will feature a 6.78-inch 2K Samsung E7 AMOLED display with curved edges. It will offer a 144Hz refresh rate, a peak brightness of 2700nits, 1440Hz PWM dimming, and an ultrasonic in-screen fingerprint sensor. The smartphone will be powered by the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chipset, LPDDR5x RAM, and UFS 4.0 storage. It is expected to include a 5,100mAh battery with support for 120W wired and 50W wireless charging.
The camera setup on the iQOO 12 Pro will also include an OIS-enabled 50-megapixel OmniVision OV50H primary sensor, a 50-megapixel Samsung JN1 ultrawide lens, and a 64-megapixel OV64B periscope telephoto camera with 3x optical zoom and up to 100x digital zoom capabilities.
Both the iQOO 12 and 12 Pro will run on Android 14 with a layer of OriginOS 4.0 on top. They will offer various features, including a 16-megapixel front-facing camera, up to 16GB of RAM, up to 1TB of storage, enhanced gaming with a dedicated Q1 display chip, Wi-Fi 7, 5G, Bluetooth 5.4, NFC, dual-frequency GPS, an IR blaster, dual stereo speakers, and an extra-large X-axis linear motor for haptic feedback. The iQOO 12 will have an IP64-rated chassis, while the 12 Pro will have an IP68-certified body. Both phones will have a metallic frame and will be available in colors such as white (glass back with BMW stripes), black (glass back), and red (leather back).
While these leaked specifications provide insights into the iQOO 12 and iQOO 12 Pro, it's important to await their official unveiling for a comprehensive understanding of their capabilities and features.