iQOO Neo 8 Spotted on Geekbench with 16GB RAM Ahead of May 23rd Launch

The iQOO Neo 8 series is expected to be released in India later this year.

iQOO Neo 8 Spotted on Geekbench with 16GB RAM Ahead of May 23rd Launch
iQOO Neo 8

The Neo 8 series is about to be launched by iQOO. The Neo 8 series will be available in China on May 23rd, according to the manufacturer. iQOO will debut two smartphones in the lineup. These will be known as the Neo 8 and Neo 8 Pro. Prior to the launch, the business provided some critical details about the Neo 8 series.

The Neo 8 Pro will be equipped with a MediaTek Dimensity 9200+ SoC. The Neo 8 5G's SoC specs, on the other hand, have been kept under wraps. However, according to a Geekbench listing, we now know which SoC would power the Neo 8 5G. Let's look at the iQOO Neo 8 specs, features, and other information disclosed by the Geekbench listing.

Also Read: OPPO Reno 10 5G Has Been Spotted on the FCC Website...

iQOO Neo 8 Performance Unit Details Revealed Via Geekbench

The iQOO Neo 8 will be one of two premium smartphones available in China on May 23. It was discovered on Geekbench before its official release. According to the Geekbench listing, the Neo 8 5G, model number V2301A, will have a Qualcomm Snapdragon SoC called Taro.

This implies that the device will be equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC. The SoC features a max clock speed of 3.0GHz for the prime core, three performance cores clocked at 2.5GHz, and four efficiency cores clocked at 1.8GHz, according to the listing.

The Neo 8 5G model featured on Geekbench has 16GB of RAM. We might also expect iQOO to release the gadget with 8GB or 12GB of RAM. In addition, the phone may come with 256GB/512GB of storage. 

In addition to the foregoing information, the listing reveals that the Neo 8 5G will ship with Android 13.0. In China, it will have an Origin OS 3 overlay on top of Android. In Geekbench's single-core and multi-core tests, the device received scores of 1678 and 4345, respectively.

Other details concerning the Neo 8 5G have also been leaked. The company will begin with a curved back panel. It will be available with a vegan leather back panel in red color. There will also be a rectangular-shaped camera module and an LED flash on the back for the triple-camera arrangement. The wording on the camera module confirms that the main camera on the Neo 8 will offer optical image stabilization (OIS).

The phone is scheduled to be launched with a 6.78-inch AMOLED display from iQOO. The panel will have a 1.5K resolution and a refresh rate of at least 120Hz. The Neo 8 Pro will have a 144Hz refresh rate display and a V1+ chip, according to iQOO.

At the time of writing, it is unknown whether the vanilla Neo 8 will support the same refresh rate. Both phones are expected to have a 16MP front camera for selfies. The Neo 8 5G is rumored to come with a 5000mAh battery and 120W fast charging capabilities.