iQOO Neo 7 Review
iQOO sent off its Neo 7 cell phone in India last month as the replacement to last year’s Neo6. This has a greater presentation, better SoC, packs a greater battery and a quicker charging. Is this the best gaming telephone in the market in the cost range? Allow use to plunge into the survey to find out.
The iQOO Neo7 elements an exceptionally straightforward and essential look. Try not to misunderstand me, it doesn’t look terrible. The thing is it doesn’t stick out. Then again, not every person searches for a punchy and tasteless look. So in the event that you are in for an unpretentious looking telephone, iQOO Neo 7 could dazzle you.
It looks basically the same as last year and highlights a square shaped plan factor. I have the blue variety variation with me which looks quite unpretentious. You can likewise purchase the telephone in dark tone. It has a matte-finish plastic back that prevents fingerprints. Plastic is also used to make the frame.
Including some significant pitfalls of 30K, it feels simply not right to give a plastic body when the contenders are sending off telephones with glass back and metal casings. In any case, the telephone doesn’t feel modest in my grasp. It has a quite solid feel to it.
There’s a major camera module on the back which distends a bit. By and large, the telephone feels light in my grasp. You will find the power button on the right side alongside the volume rockers. The top side has an IR blaster while the base side has the sort C port, essential amplifier and SIM card space.
The iQOO Neo 7 has a fantastic AMOLED display with a 6.78-inch FHD+ resolution. It has an invigorate pace of 120Hz and a pinnacle brilliance of 1300 nits. I spent some time using the phone, and I found it to be an excellent display for watching content and playing games.
Smooth scrolling and an interactive experience are provided by the 120Hz, and it also aids in game play. The bezel around the presentation has additionally been decreased from the year before. I watched two or three recordings on YouTube and the items were truly sharp.
The tones were punchy and the backs were profound, true to form from an AMOLED board. It upholds HRD+ so you can consume HRD content on OTT stages like Netflix. Widevine L1 support makes it possible to watch high-quality content on it.
iQOO Neo 7 punches way over different telephones in this cost range with regards to execution. It’s the first telephone in Quite a while to highlight MediaTek Dimensity 8200 chipset. The strong chipset is matched with up to 12GB Slam and 256GB inward stockpiling.
The telephone coasts through regular applications and I encountered no sort of slacks or screen. Like the animations on the screen, switching between applications went smoothly. The Dimensity 8200 SoC is very strong and can run top of the line games without any problem.
On iQOO Neo 7, I played CoD and New State at 90 frames per second. It’s truly great that iQOO Neo 7 can convey such degree of execution under 30K. No other telephone comes near it costing this much. Additionally, there were no lags in the games, and I had a great gaming experience.
Funtouch OS 13, which is based on Android 13, powers iQOO Neo 7. iQOO has guaranteed two years of significant operating system updates and three years of safety refreshes. You get the Material You subject help alongside numerous different highlights.
Coming to the product, the telephone runs on Android 13 with Funtouch operating system 13 on top. It has Android security fix for February 2023. The Neo 7 receives two years of Android updates and three years of monthly security updates, just like the previous Neo series phone.
Funtouch operating system 13 brings new personalization choices, protection and safety efforts, and control capabilities for a smoother, continuous experience.
Out of 12GB of LPDDR5 Smash around 11.17GB is usable, out of which 7GB is free when the default applications are running behind the scenes. There is an additional expansion slot for 8GB of RAM. 221GB of the 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage that comes with the system are free. We got around 1725.51MBps consecutive understood speed.
Since the telephone has an IR blaster, it accompanies a Savvy Remote application. Aside from the typical arrangement of utility and Google applications, it comes preloaded with a ton of applications like Facebook, Spotify, Byjus, Amazon, Netflix, LinkedIn promotion Snapchat. These applications can be uninstalled, however they return after reset.
The telephone has an in-show unique finger impression sensor which quickly opens the telephone by simply keeping your finger on the sensor. There are different activity styles that show when you open, which you can cripple. The telephone additionally has face open that can open the telephone right away, yet it isn’t so secure as unique finger impression.
The default Music Player additionally has adjuster and DeepField audio effects. It doesn’t have FM Radio help. Sound through the sound system speakers is great and uproarious. The audio quality is also good through the headphones.
This has Widevine L1 with the goal that you can play HD content on Amazon Prime Video, Netflix and other real time applications. It additionally upholds HDR content on Netflix and YouTube.
It has the typical arrangement of availability highlights, for example, 5G with help for n1/n3/n5/n8/n28A/n41/n77/n78 groups. Jio and Airtel 5G work out of the case. It additionally has double 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4 + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.3, GPS + GLONASS, however doesn’t have NFC support. It additionally has USB OTG support. The telephone additionally has transporter total. Even though the earpiece is located on the top edge, the volume is adequate and we did not experience any call drops.
The iQOO Neo 7’s body SAR is 1.11 W/Kg and head SAR is at 1.22/Kg which is somewhat high contrasted with some mid-range telephones, however it well under the breaking point in India which is 1.6 W/kg (north of 1 g).
iQOO Neo 7 highlights a triple camera arrangement on the back. A 64MP OIS primary camera, a 2MP depth camera, and a 2MP macro lens are all part of this. The front side has a 16MP selfie camera. Sadly, no ultra-wide lens is available here.
The fundamental camera of iQOO Neo 7 makes a few noteworthy outside efforts in light circumstances. The colors and the details were excellent. Representation shots come out all around well. The edge identification was right on track and the blue level was great. Be that as it may, the quality drops as the light drops down.
There is nothing particularly noteworthy about the 2MP macro lens. It makes low-goal efforts which need subtleties and look blurred. A super wide focal point would have been a superior decision.
Moving on to the front camera, the 16MP lens does a good job of taking selfies in low light. You get the subtleties and sharpness in the selfies. The picture selfies additionally came out all around well. Then again, it endures a shot in low-light circumstances. Selfies taken in low light lose a lot of detail and become grainy.
You can record 4K recordings at 60fps from the principal camera. The recording emerges to be definite yet temperamental. You can get more stable footage by changing the resolution to 4K at 30 frames per second.
The iQOO Neo 7 packs a major 5000mAh battery which conveys a very decent battery reinforcement. This phone has a two-day battery life for light users. Nonetheless, in the event that you are a weighty client who likes to mess around the entire day, you would have to charge your telephone by the night.
I got somewhat more than 6 hours of screen on time which is great. Be that as it may, what’s superior to the battery reinforcement is its charging speed. iQOO Neo 7 accompanies 120W quick charging support which requires around 25 minutes to charge the telephone completely.
A speedy charge of only 10 minutes squeezes the battery level to around 45%.
At a beginning cost of Rs 29,999, the iQOO Neo 7 is an incentive for-cash telephone for media, gaming and a decent replacement to the Neo 6 since it offers a greater battery and a quicker charging nevertheless keep up with a similar cost. Indeed, even the back camera is great in sunlight and furthermore has OIS, yet it comes up short on super wide camera.