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Vivo Releases the Latest iQOO Pro Gaming Smartphone with Snapdragon 855+

Vivo announced the iQOO brand, Vivo's first 5G smartphone "Vivo iQOO Pro 5G" in China. It also comes with the 4G LTE variant. Learn more!

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Vivo officially released its newest gaming smartphones Vivo iQOO Pro which comes in two variants, namely 4G LTE and 5G. These smartphones are direct successors to the Vivo iQOO released earlier this year.

The two variants are actually identical in terms of design and specifications. The only difference lies in the connectivity support that is carried.

Let’s delve deeper as we explore the full features, specs and price of the latest iQOO Pro 4G and 5G smartphone from Vivo.

Features (Quick Review)

Vivo iQOO Pro has a Super AMOLED panel with a screen size of 6.4 inches Full HD Plus resolution. The screen carries a thin bezel design like today’s smartphones. Above it is a waterdrop design notch as a 12MP selfie camera container.

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Vivo iQOO Pro relies on a configuration of three rear cameras for photographic performance. Each camera has a resolution of 48MP (main), 13MP (ultrawide), and 2MP (depth sensor).

For the chipset, the Vivo iQOO Pro carries the most advanced chipset from Qualcomm specifically designed for gaming smartphones, the Snapdragon 855+. The chipset is also used in gaming smartphones such as the ASUS ROG Phone II and Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Pro.

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On the Vivo iQOO Pro, this sophisticated chipset is integrated with 8GB / 12GB RAM options and 128GB / 256GB internal memory variants. Scroll down to the Price and Availability section to see how these ROMs and RAMs were distributed on the 4G LTE and 5G variants.

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Other features on this gaming smartphone include a fingerprint scanner that is embedded in the screen (in-display) and a 4500mAh jumbo battery that already supports 45-watt super-fast charging.

As for the operating system, Vivo iQOO Pro runs Android 9.0 Pie which is wrapped with Funtouch 9 interface.

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Key Specs

Here are the Vivo iQOO Pro 5G and 4G LTE key specifications…

Display 6.41-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~402 ppi density)
OS Android 9.0 (Pie); Funtouch 9
Processor Octa-core 2.84GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ Processor
Storage 256 GB + 8/12 GB RAM or 128 GB + 8/12 GB RAM
Camera 48MP + 13MP + 2MP Rear/12MP Front (With LED light)
Battery 4500mAh
Price Starts ₦160,000, up to ₦207,000 (depends on variant / model)


iQOO Pro 4G LTE / 5G Price and Availability

The iQOO Pro launched August 2019, it is available in colours — Blue and Black. You can order the phone from the following online shopping markets using any of the links below.

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The Vivo iQOO Pro 4G LTE and 5G has five basic models;

  • iQOO Pro 4G 8GB RAM / 128GB ROM is priced at 3,198 yuan (equivalent to ₦161,000 naira)
  • iQOO Pro 4G 12GB RAM / 128GB ROM is priced at 3,498 yuan (equivalent to ₦177,000 naira)
  • iQOO Pro 5G 8GB RAM / 128GB ROM is priced at 3,798 yuan (equivalent to ₦192,000 naira)
  • iQOO Pro 5G 8GB RAM / 256GB ROM is priced at 3,998 yuan (equivalent to ₦202,000 naira)
  • iQOO Pro 5G 12GB RAM / 256GB ROM is priced at 4,098 yuan (equivalent to ₦207,000 naira)

Vivo iQOO Pro 4G LTE and 5G Price

Vivo iQOO Pro 4G LTE variant will be marketed in China from 30 August 2019, while the 5G variant will be released on 2 September.

There is still no information on whether the latest gaming smartphone from Vivo will be marketed outside of China or not.


Vivo iQOO Pro (5G and 4G LTE) Full Specifications and Features

General Features

  • Platform: Android 9.0 (Pie); Funtouch 9
  • Processor: Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855+ (7 nm), Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 485 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4×1.78 GHz Kryo 485)
  • GPU: Adreno 640
  • Memory: 8/12GB RAM
  • Colours: Black, Blue
  • Dimension: 158.8 x 75.7 x 9.3 mm
  • Weight: 217g
  • SIM Type: Nano SIM
  • SIM Count: Dual SIM


  • Display: 6.41-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~402 ppi density)
  • Screen Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 6
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  • Built-in Storage: 256 GB or 128 GB
  • Memory Card Support: No
  • Bundled Cloud Storage: –

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: Yes
  • 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
  • 3G WCDMA: Yes
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
  • 4G LTE: LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
  • 5G: NSA / Sub6 / mmWave; N41/N78 (5G variant only)

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: Yes
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
  • HSPA+: Yes
  • CDMA EVDO: Yes
  • 4G LTE: Yes
  • 5G: Yes (5G variant only)
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes, v5.0 with A2DP, LE
  • NFC: Yes
  • Infrared Blaster:
  • USB Port: Type-C 1.0 reversible connector


  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Email Protocol: –


  • Music Player: MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player
  • Video Player: XviD/MP4/H.265 player
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes


  • Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • Maps: Yes

Sensors & Control

  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Barometer: –
  • SpO2: –
  • Pedometer: –
  • Heart Rate Monitor: –
  • Gyroscope: Yes
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes, (under display)
  • Iris Scanner: –
  • Face Unlock: Yes
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
  • Voice Control: Yes

Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
  • Wireless Charging: No
  • Built-in Mobile Payment: –
  • Water Resistant: No
  • Dust Resistant: –
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: Yes
  • Support RGB light strips
  • Multi Turbo function
  • Super liquid cooling system
  • Side pressure button


  • Battery: Non-removable Li-Po 4500 mAh battery
  • Charging: Fast battery charging 44W

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