iQOO 10, 10 Pro with Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC now official

iQOO 1010 PRO feature

Finally, iQOO has unveiled the all-new iQOO 10 series, which includes the iQOO 10 Pro and the vanilla iQOO 10. Under the hood, both devices share the same Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1. The only significant difference is in Display, Camera, and Charging Speed. Along with that, there is a lot to talk about both smartphones, and we will talk about the specs, features, availability, and the official price of the iQOO 10 & 10 Pro in Nepal.

iQOO 10 & 10 Pro Overview:

Let’s discuss the highlighted features first; the iQOO 10 Pro is the first smartphone to feature 200W wired fast charging commercially. And the vanilla iQOO 10 only supports 120W fast charging.

Display and Design

Both smartphones feature 6.78 inches AMOLED display. But, the iQOO 10 Pro features an LTPO3 AMOLED display with a 3200 x 1440 resolution. The toned-down version, iQOO 10, features an AMOLED display with a 2400 x 1080 resolution. Similarly, both device is capable of a 120Hz refresh rate and 1,500 nits peak brightness, and HDR10+ support. Besides that, the pro variant uses an ultrasonic fingerprint scanner, whereas the base iQOO 10 uses an optical fingerprint scanner.

iQOO 10_10 PRO display

Performance and Memory

Under the hood, both devices are equipped with the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC. It is an Octa-core processor based on a 4nm fabrication process which is more power-efficient and powerful. Bundled with Adreno 730 GPU and Vivo’s V1+ chip, you can get a smooth gaming experience. Both iQOO 10 and 10 Pro are configurable up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 512GB of UFS 3.1 storage.

iQOO 10_10 PRO performance

Also Read: iQOO 9 & 9 Pro goes official with 120W FlashCharge Technology

Camera and Audio

For cameras, iQOO 10 Pro has a triple-camera setup combining a 50MP Samsung GN5 sensor with gimbal stabilization as a Primary Camera and, a 14.6MP Telephoto Camera with 3x optical zoom & OIS, and a 50MP Ultra-wide Angle Camera with a 150-degree Field of View.

iQOO 10_10 PRO camera

Whereas iQOO 10 has a slightly different triple-camera setup with a 50MP ISOCELL GN5 sensor with regular OIS as a Primary Camera, a 12MP Telephoto Camera with 3x optical zoom, and a 50MP Ultra-wide Angle Camera with a 120-degree Field of View. Upfront, both 10 and 10 Pro has a 16MP selfie camera and uses a Vivo V1+ imaging chip for better image enhancement and optimization. As per audio, it has a stereo speaker setup.

iQOO 10 & 10 Pro Specifications:

SpecificationsiQOO 10iQOO 10 Pro
Display6.78″ FHD+ E5 AMOLED panel, 120Hz refresh rate, 100% DCI-P3, 10-bit color depth, HDR10+6.78″ 2K E5 AMOLED, 120Hz refresh rate (LTPO 3.0), 100% DCI-P3, 10-bit color depth, HDR10+
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 (4nm)Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 (4nm)
GPUAdreno 730 Adreno 730 
RAMUp to 12GB LPDDR5 RAMUp to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM
MemoryUp to 512GB UFS 3.1 internal storageUp to 512GB UFS 3.1 internal storage
Rear Camera50MP Samsung GN5 (OIS) + 13MP ultrawide + 2x telephoto50MP Samsung GN5 (Gimbal OIS) + 50MP ultrawide + 3x telephoto
Front Camera16 MP, f/2.516 MP, f/2.5
OSAndroid 12, Origin OS OceanAndroid 12, Origin OS Ocean
AudioDual SpeakersDual Speakers
SecurityIn-display Fingerprint Sensor (Optical)In-display Fingerprint Sensor (Ultrasonic)
Battery4700mAh, 200W Wired Charging, 50W Wireless Charging, Power Delivery 3.04700mAh, 2120W Wired Charging, Power Delivery 3.0
Color OptionWhite (BMW M branding), Orange, BlackBlack, White (BMW M branding)
iQOO 1010 PRO color option

Battery and Extras

Inside, both smartphones have a double cell 4700mAh battery, which can get juiced up quickly. Regarding the charging, iQOO 10 Pro uses a 200W GaN charger capable of charging from 0 to 100% in 10 minutes. Whereas iQOO 10 only supports 120W FlashCharge Support, capable of charging from 0 to 100% in 19 minutes. Additionally, iQOO 10 pro supports Power Delivery 3.0, 10W Reverse wireless charging, and 50W Fast wireless charging, but sadly the vanilla iQOO 10 only supports Power Delivery 3.0.

iQOO 1010 PRO battery

iQOO 10 & 10 Pro Price in Nepal & Availability

We can expect the iQOO 10 Pro Price in Nepal to be around Rs.99,999 for the base variant 8GB RAM & 256GB storage. And, iQOO 10 Price in Nepal to be around Rs.73,999 for the base variant 8GB RAM & 128GB storage. It is currently in pre-order in China and will starts sales from July 26.

ModelPrice in ChinaPrice in Nepal (Expected)
iQOO 10 (8/128GB)CNY 3,699NPR 73,999
iQOO 10 (8/256GB)CNY 3,999NPR 79,999
iQOO 10 (12/256GB)CNY 4,299NPR 85,499
iQOO 10 (12/512GB)CNY 4,699NPR 93,999
iQOO 10 Pro (8/256GB)CNY 4,999NPR 98,999
iQOO 10 Pro (12/256GB)CNY 5,499NPR 1,08,499
iQOO 10 Pro (12/512GB)CNY 5,999NPR 1,17,999