iQOO Neo 9 Series is NBA China’s Official Smartphone, Launching on December 27th

The unveiling of the iQOO Neo 9 Series is scheduled for December 27th. iQOO announced its partnership with China’s NBA before it was officially launched. ‘NBA China’s Official Smartphone’ has been referred to as the upcoming iQOO Neo 9 Series. The iQOO Neo 9 Series red-white color variant seems to be an excellent representation of NBA’s brand identity. ‘Neo Time to Play’ is the tagline of a specific teaser on Weibo, which features a basketball in red and white with a specific color palette.

BlueFlighting Black and Naval Blue are the colors available on the iQOO Neo 9 Series, apart from the red-white variant. Through its official account, the company is consistently hinting at the features of the upcoming smartphone. According to the most recent teaser, the iQOO revealed that the camera will have a dual rear panel that features a 50MP Sony IMX920 primary sensor with OIS and another 50MP JN1 ultra-wide sensor. It is comparable to the camera configuration found on the top-of-the-line Vivo X100.

iQOO Neo 9 Expected Features

Also, the iQOO Neo 9 Pro will have an OLED display with a 6.78-inch aspect ratio, and it will be capable of resizing at 144Hz with a 1.5K resolution. A Dimensity 9300 SoC is being utilized and the storage will have a maximum of 12/16GB LPDDR5x RAM and 256/512GB UFS 4.0 storage. Additionally, it will have a 5160 mAh battery that can charge rapidly at 120W. iQOO’s self-developed Q1 chip will be found on the device that caters to gaming enthusiasts.

A dual-stereo speaker will enhance the sound experience, and there will be an on-screen fingerprint sensor to perform fast authentication. The device comes with an IR blaster and an x-axis linear motor.

The new iQOO Watch and iQOO TWS 1e wearables will be launched alongside the iQOO Neo 9 series on the smartphone. Vivo’s BlueOS is the basis for the watch. It has been confirmed that there are 16 16-channel blood oxygen sensors and 8 8-channel heart rate sensors. Meanwhile, the iQOO TWS 1e will feature a low latency of 55 ms and will be launched with Bluetooth 5.3.