A few days after launching the iQOO 9 and 9 Pro in India, the sale for these smartphones began today via Amazon. These smartphones were announced last week along with the iQOO 9 SE which is now available for pre-order through Amazon.
Price, Availability and offers
The iQOO 9 price starts at Rs. 42,990 for the 8GB + 128GB model while the 12GB RAM + 256GB variant costs Rs. 46,990. The iQoo 9 Pro, on the other hand, is priced at Rs. 64,990 for 8GB + 256GB storage configuration and the higher end 12GB + 256GB variant costs Rs. 69,990.
The iQOO 9 is available to purchase in Alpha and Legend colours while the iQOO 9 Pro comes in Dark Cruise and Legend colour options. iQOO 9 Pro buyers will get an instant discount of Rs. 6,000 on paying through ICICI Bank credit cards while iQOO 9 buyers can get an instant discount of Rs. 4,000 using ICICI Bank credit cards. Amazon Pay ICICI credit cards users get an instant discount of Rs. 500.
iQOO 9 Pro comes with a 6.78-inch 2K E5 AMOLED display with a 3D curved glass protection, adaptive 120Hz refresh rate, and 300Hz touch sampling rate whereas the iQOO 9 features a smaller 6.56-inch full-HD+ 10-bit AMOLED display with 1500nits peak brightness, 120Hz refresh rate and 300Hz touch sampling rate.
iQOO 9 it’s powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 888+ SoC, while the Pro version features an octa-core Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset. Both phones have LPDDR5 memory and UFS 3.1 storage and they also run on the same FunTouch OS 12 based on Android 12.
The iQOO 9 has a 48-megapixel triple rear camera setup including a 13-megapixel portrait and 13-megapixel ultra wide-angle lens. The iQOO 9 Pro is also equipped with a triple rear camera setup, with a 50-megapixel primary sensor, 50-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens and a 16-megapixel portrait lens.
iQOO 9 comes with an in-display fingerprint sensor while iQOO 9 Pro includes a 3D ultrasonic in-display fingerprint sensor. Both phones offer a 16-megapixel selfie camera sensor at the front for selfies and video calling. They have up to 256GB of internal storage and up to 12GB of RAM.
In terms of battery, iQOO 9 packs a 4,350mAh battery that supports 120W FlashCharge fast charging and iQOO 9 Pro is fueled by a 4,700mAh battery with 120W FlashCharge, 50W Wireless FlashCharge fast charging support. Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, and USB Type-C ports.