Yesterday we got news of the upcoming flagship iQOO 8 which will likely debut as the first Snapdragon 888 Plus phone on August 4th. Now we are getting more confirmations on the device name as well as some of its key specs thanks to several tips from China.
IQOO 8 poster
noted tipster @WhyLab shared an image of an iQOO 8 poster with the FlashCharge brand. In related news DigitalChatStation also confirmed the name of the next phone and model number V2141A. The tipster also shared some key specs straight from the About Phone section.
iQOO 8 about section and specification
We can see that it is indeed powered by the Snapdragon 888 Plus paired with 16GB of RAM (including 4GB virtual) as well as 256GB of storage. The phone boots to Android 11 with OriginOS 1.0 on top. The device would also have a 1440p display and a high refresh rate.
IQOO 8 List on MIIT
Additionally, the same V2141A phone that is believed to be the iQOO 8 went through the Chinese MIIT database, revealing its list of supported GSM bands and not much more. We will make sure to stay up to date and report on any new discoveries in iQOO 8.
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