In a tweet, iQoo India’s Director of Marketing Gagan Arora famous that the corporate just isn’t solely “absorbing the recent GST increase” but in addition decreasing the worth of iQoo 3. Arora additionally shared that the iQoo 3 gross sales will begin after the lockdown ends.
iQoo 3 value in India (revised)
The value for the 8GB + 128GB (4G) mannequin of iQoo 3 has been diminished from Rs. 36,990 to Rs. 34,990 and the 8GB + 256GB (4G) variant has gone from Rs. 39,990 to Rs. 37,990. The 12GB + 256GB (5G) variant, nevertheless, is not getting any value minimize and it’ll proceed to retail at Rs. 44,990.
“In cognizance of the difficult circumstance we are all going through due to the global health pandemic, we understand that affordability will be a key concern for consumers going forward,” mentioned Arora in an announcement. “In order to continue with our proposition of offering best-in-class features with 5G capabilities at an affordable price point, we have decided to refresh our pricing, making the iQoo the most cost-effective 5G enabled device in India.”
The firm additionally famous that iQoo 3 can be one of many first smartphones to obtain Android 11, in addition to obtain common safety and OTA updates for 3 years. Notably, the pricing for the 2 variants (8GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB) has been up to date on Flipkart with the telephones marked as “Coming Soon.”
To recall, the iQoo 3 was launched in India in February with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC and quad rear digital camera setup. It additionally packs HDR 10+ show and 4,440mAh battery with help for 55W Super FlashCharge quick charging.