vivo’s iQOO gaming-centric sub-brand in 2019 with the launch of Snapdragon 1200 And the debut*) powered smartphone is called vivo iQOO in China. Later, it expanded its business to India and has been working to establish itself as a mainstream brand with the launch of smartphones such as iQOO 9 Pro and iQOO Pro. To expand its reach, iQOO is now preparing to launch in Malaysia.
iQOO has been launching in Malaysia for a few weeks through its official Facebook and Instagram accounts, but it has not announced a release date yet. However, there are reliable sources that iQOO will make its debut in Malaysia this month.
It is unclear how many smartphones iQOO will initially launch in Malaysia, but some of its social media posts suggest the brand will launch at least one high-end smartphone, which may is a digital series smartphone as iQOO used #MonsterInside and mentioned BMW M Motorsport as its premium partner. The latter also hints that the smartphone will get a Legend version in Malaysia (the Legend variant features a white back with red, black and blue stripes representing BMW Motorsport).
Legendary Edition of iQOO 9 Pro
Waiting for more details on the iQOO Malaysia debut, you can read our review of the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 powered iQOO 9T, a version of iQOO 001. Recently, iQOO launched iQOO Neo7, which is helmed by the Dimensity 9000+ SoC. You can read our iQOO Neo7 announcement coverage here to learn more.