Vivo iQOO Neo 855 Racing Edition - faster, higher, cheaper

Vivo continues to develop the ideathe most inexpensive smartphone on the most productive chipset. The iQOO Neo has already received its third birth: after the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor owner that came out in June this year and recently appeared in October, the Vivo iQOO Neo 855 on the Snapdragon 855 announced the iQOO Neo 855 Racing Edition. On the Snapdragon 855+ chipset.

If there are some between iQOO Neo and iQOO Neo 855differences in addition to the processor model, the iQOO Neo 855 Racing Edition is more likely not a new model, but a top-end modification of the existing one. The device received the fastest chipset to date, only one option for the built-in memory capacity is 128 GB, but it is presented in two versions of the RAM - 8 GB and previously not seen in the family - 12 GB.

The Multi-Turbo special mode optimizes the system, accelerating performance, but if the iQOO Neo 855 provides 477,000+ Antuttu-parrots, the iQOO Neo 855 Racing Edition is gaining 503,734 points.

Monster UI based on Android Pie controls the smartphone.

Everything else can be written off with the iQOO Neo 855: this is a 6.38 ″ AMOLED screen with an aspect ratio of 19.5 ″ 9, an integrated fingerprint scanner and HDR10 support, this is a 4,500 mAh battery and 33 W fast charge, this is a triple main camera combining 12 MP, 8 MP width and 2 MP frame depth sensor. This is a 16 megapixel front camera.

iQOO Neo 855 Racing Edition goes on sale alreadyDecember 12 and will become one of the two most affordable price owners of Snapdragon 855+. Its price in the Chinese market will be 2598 yuan ($ 370/23550 rubles) for the version with 8 GB of RAM and 2798 yuan ($ 400/25360 rubles) for the top version with 12 GB of RAM on board. Only Redmi K20 Pro Premium can be compared with the price.

Nothing is said about plans to conquer other markets.


8 GB + 128 GB - ¥ 2598 (23600₽)
12 GB + 128 GB - ¥ 2798 (25,400₽)

Main features of the Vivo iQOO Neo 855 Racing Edition:

Screen Super AMOLED, 6.38 ″, 1080 × 2340, 404 ppi, 16M colors, touch, capacitive, multi-touch
IronQualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus
2.96 GHz, 1 x Kryo 485 Gold (Cortex-A76), 3 x Kryo 485 Gold (Cortex-A76), 4 x Kryo 485 Silver (Cortex-A55), Adreno 640
RAM: 8-12 GB, 128 GB ROM, no memory card
Mobile Internet LTE
Mobile networksLTE Bands 1,3-5,8,19,34,38-41
UMTS 850, 900, 1900, 2100
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
CDMA 800
Battery Li-Ion, 4500 mAh, 33W fast charge
Dimensions159.53 x 75.23 x 8.13 mm
Weight198.5 g
Rear Camera: Triple, Flash, Auto Focus

- 12 MP, f / 1.79

- 8 MP, wide-angle, f / 2.2, 120 °

- 2 MP, depth sensor, f / 2.4
front camera: 16 MP, f / 2.0, no flash, no autofocus
NavigationGPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo
OS Android, IQOO Monster U
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Approximation, Illumination, Fingerprint scanner (screen)
USBType-C v2.0

Tatyana Kobelskaya