iQOO 12 Series Scheduled
The smartphone world is abuzz with excitement as Qualcomm is set to unveil its highly-anticipated Snapdragon 8 Gen3 flagship processor at the end of October. This launch is poised to trigger a domino effect in the industry, with major brands lining up to announce their new flagships shortly thereafter.
Among the first wave of Snapdragon 8 Gen3-powered smartphones, some notable entries include the Xiaomi 14 Series, iQOO 12 Series, OnePlus 12, and the RedMagic 9 Pro. These devices promise cutting-edge performance and innovative features, setting the stage for an intense battle in the premium smartphone segment.
iQOO, a subsidiary of Vivo, is gearing up for an early-November release of the iQOO 12 Series, with a strong emphasis on harnessing the power of the Snapdragon 8 Gen3 chipset. These devices are expected to showcase high-quality displays, with the standard version boasting a 1.5K straight screen and the Pro version featuring a 2K curved screen. Both models will support blazing-fast 120W wired flash charging (No 200W this time), ensuring minimal downtime. Additionally, the iQOO 12 Pro version will also support 50W wireless flash charging.
However, the excitement doesn’t end there. Vivo is planning to debut its X100 Series in mid-November, and what makes it intriguing is its choice of the MediaTek Dimensity 9300 chipset. This decision hints at the brand’s commitment to offering diverse options for consumers, showcasing that there’s more than one path to delivering an exceptional smartphone experience.
As the release date for Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8 Gen3 flagship draws nearer, the competition among these leading brands will undoubtedly intensify. Smartphone enthusiasts can look forward to an exciting November filled with a slew of groundbreaking devices, each vying for their attention and offering a unique blend of features and capabilities. Stay tuned for more updates as this next-gen smartphone race unfolds.