Vivo iQOO Neo 855 Racing Edition Specification and Price

Vivo launched the iQOO Neo with Snapdragon 845 chipset back in July, and later followed it up with the iQOO Neo 855 in October. Today, the company has further expanded its Neo lineup with the launch of Vivo iQOO Neo 855 Racing Edition. Let me show you what the new phone entails.

Vivo iQOO Neo 855 Racing Edition Specification and Price

Vivo iQOO Neo 855 Racing Edition Features

The new Vivo iQOO Neo 855 Racing Edition is essentially the iQOO Neo 855, but with a Snapdragon 855+ chipset under the hood. The phone comes in a single 128GB UFS 3.0 storage option and you have two RAM options to choose – 8GB or 12GB.

The iQOO Neo 855 Racing Edition is built around a 6.38 inch, 19.5:9 AMOLED display that has a Full HD+ resolution and HDR10 support. The screen also has a fingerprint reader underneath for biometric security.

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On the software-front, the Vivo iQOO Neo 855 Racing Edition runs on Android Pie-based Monster UI and has features like Game Box and Game Space in low for better gaming experience. It also comes with a liquid cooling system with a 10-layer heat dissipation structure.

From the camera department, the iQOO Neo 855 Racing Edition has a 16MP selfie camera and at the back, a triple camera setup which comprises of a 12MP main, 8MP ultrawide, and 2MP depth sensor units. It packs a 4500mAh battery with 33W fast charging support and comes in three colours – Carbon Black, Iceland Aurora, and Light Mint.

Vivo iQOO Neo 855 Racing Edition Price and Release Date

The Vivo iQOO Neo 855 Racing Edition price starts at CNY2,598 ($370/€330) for the 8GB/128GB version and for CNY200 more ($30/€25) you get 4GB extra RAM. The release date is slated for December 12, 2019 in China and it will go on sale on the same date.

 Vivo iQOO Neo 855 Racing Edition Specification

NETWORK

Technology  

GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE

2G bands       GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2

CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA

3G bands       HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 2100

4G bands       LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900), 19(800), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)

Speed            HSPA, LTE-A

LAUNCH

Announced   2019, October

Status: Available. Released 2019, October

BODY

Dimensions  159.5 x 75.2 x 8.1 mm (6.28 x 2.96 x 0.32 in)

Weight           198.5 g (7.02 oz)

SIM     Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Type   Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Size    6.38 inches, 99.9 cm2 (~83.3% screen-to-body ratio)

Resolution    1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~404 ppi density)

HDR10

PLATFORM

OS      Android 9.0 (Pie); Funtouch 9

Chipset          Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm)

CPU   Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 485 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4×1.78 GHz Kryo 485)

GPU   Adreno 640

MEMORY

Card slot        No

Internal          64GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM 64GB 6GB RAM (UFS2.1), all other (UFS3.0)

MAIN CAMERA

Triple  12 MP, f/1.8, 1/2.55″, 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF

8 MP, f/2.2, (wide)

2 MP, f/2.4, depth sensor

Features        LED flash, HDR, panorama

Video  2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps

SELFIE CAMERA

Single            16 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/3.1″, 1.0µm

Features        HDR

Video  1080p@30fps

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes

3.5mm jack    Yes

32-bit/192kHz audio

Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

COMMS

WLAN            Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

Bluetooth       5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX

GPS    Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO

Radio No

USB    Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go

FEATURES

Sensors         Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

BATTERY

Non-removable Li-Po 4500 mAh battery

Charging       Fast battery charging 33W

MISC

Colors            Purple, Aurora White, Black

Models           V1936A, V1936T

Price   $ 253.96

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