Do you guys remember IQOO 3, It was one of the First smartphones launched in India Powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Processor and it was launched last year in India at a Competitive Pricing.
Now it’s is available at under 20k at a Jaw-dropping Price and making it an Amazing Deal. But does it still worth it in 2021? Let Us Know.
Do IQOO 3 Still worth it in 2021?
Firstly let’s talk about IQOO 3 Performance and when it comes to performance IQOO 3 is no less than a Flagship as it is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Processor which is still a powerful Processor in 2021 and it easily outperforms any Chipset at its Segment and it even competes with today’s Snapdragon 870 (which is an overclocked version of 865) and Density 1200. On top of that, you also get Monster Touch Buttons which will be a pretty handy feature especially when you are a Gamer. And you have Options of up to 12GB RAM and up to 256GB of Storage. Snapdragon 865 will be the main reason for many to buy it.
Now when it comes to Display and Cameras, IQOO 3 features a 6.44 inch E3 Punch Hole Super AMOLED Display with a Peak Brightness of 1200 nits with HDR-10+ support, standard 60hz refresh rate (180hz Touch Sampling rate) which will help in faster touch response. The displays seem pretty Good and No issues even in outdoor conditions. You will get an Under Display Fingerprint Scanner.
IQOO 3 packs a Versatile Quad rear Camera Setup as it features a 48MP Main Camera, a 13MP Telephoto Camera which we Won’t find in 2021 device’s and even on Flagships, this 13MP Telephoto camera is capable of 20x Zoom, A 13MP Ultra wide-angle Camera with 120° FOV and a 2MP Bokeh Sensor. This Camera setup is Very useful and Capable of Clicking Some Amazing Shots. On Front, We get a 16MP Selfie shooter which takes some decent Selfie Shots.
Battery and Audio:
IQOO 3 also packs a 3.5mm Hi-fi DAC with Hi-res Audio Certification which will produce some Great Audio Output when you have High-end Audio Products. It packs a 4400mah battery with a 55W fast charger which does come with an ‘L’ shaped Type-C Connector that makes it convenient to use the device while charging. And you also get a pair of earphones in the Box.
Connectivity & Software:
For connectivity, You get Bluetooth 5.1, Dual 4G Volte, Triple Band WIFI, and all the basic Sensors. It runs on IQOO UI 1.0 and it also got an Android 11 update. You also get 5G Support on the High-end Variant on IQOO 3.
IQOO 3 is a Crazy Option even in 2021, as it’s now available at a Crazy Deal and it stands out strongly in front of its Competitors. which are rare I would say If you are Looking for an all-around device under 23k, IQOO 3 would be a great option to Consider, As you get 2020’s Flagship Processor, Good Display, Versatile cameras, decent battery with Fast Charging, and 3.5mm Headphone Jack, Monster Buttons.
The Biggest Downside of the device is Poor Software Support, No timely Updates.
IQOO 3 is now available at a Starting Price of ₹17,495 for base variant 8GB RAM /128GB Storage, ₹18,995 for 8GB RAM / 256GB ROM and the High-end Variant is now available at ₹22,495 for 12GB RAM / 256GB Storage. It is available on IQOO Official website.