Vivo under the iQOO branding has unveiled the cheapest Snapdragon 865 phone in the world. This new iQOO 3 Neo 5G sports a 6.57″ display with 144Hz refresh rate, Snapdragon 865 SoC, triple rear cameras, 6/8/12GB RAM, 128/256GB UFS 3.1 storage, and 4,500mAh battery.
The device came out of the box with Android 10 under iQOO UI 1.0. However, it’s not a new case when some of the users haven’t received the latest firmware OTA update notification. Meanwhile, some of the Vivo iQOO Neo 3 owners also look for the stock ROM to install mostly. So, if you’re also one of them, you can check iQOO Neo 3 Software Update Tracker.
As mentioned, the firmware OTA updates always rollout in batches to region-wise which also depends on the server and carriers. So, it’s one of the common issues to not receive any OTA update notification. Therefore, some of the keen users may also miss out the important or much-awaited updates in some cases. Now, if you also feel the same and have a doubt in mind that you’ve missed out on any important update or you want to manually install the stock firmware on your iQOO Neo 3 model, then the update tracker list with the software update guide will help you a lot.
Vivo iQOO 3 Neo 5G Specifications: Overview
The Vivo iQOO 3 Neo 5G features a 6.57 inches IPS LCD that comes with a Full HD+ display, which comes with pixels of 1080 x 2408. It also comes with an aspect ratio of 20:9, a pixel density of 402 Pixel Per Inch (PPI), a screen to body ratio of 84 percent, HDR10 compatible display, and a massive screen refresh rate of 144Hz.
Underneath the Vivo iQOO 3 Neo 5G, it sports the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC, which is built on the 7nm process. We have seen this Soc in many other smartphones now. This is an octa-core SoC, and the setup includes a single Kryo 585 core, which clocks at a higher speed i.e., at 2.84 GHz, other three Kryo 585 cores which clock at 2.42 GHz. And finally, four Kryo 585 core, which clocks at 1.80 GHz. To the GPU side, it has the Adreno 650. Coming to the memory side, it sports 6, 8, and 12GB of RAM. And it has 128, and 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. The smartphone runs on iQOO UI 1.0, which is based on the Android 10.
Coming to the optics, the Vivo iQOO 3 Neo 5G sports a triple rear camera setup, which is arranged in a vertical manner in a rectangle to the left. This has a primary 48MP sensor with an aperture, the value of f/.18, and PDAF. Further, it gets an 8MP ultra wide-angle sensor with f/2.2 aperture. Finally, it gets a 2MP depth sensor with an aperture value of f/2.4. This device also gets an LED flash, and it can shoot videos in 4K resolution without EIS. To the front, the device sports a 16MP sensor with an aperture value of f/2.0.
The Vivo iQOO 3 Neo 5G packs a 4,500 mAh battery that supports for 44W Super Flash Charge 2.0 fast charging tech. The brand claims that it can do up to 50% in just 20 minutes and 100% in 58 minutes.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot, Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE, aptx HD, GPS with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, NFC, and USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector. Talking about the biometric options available, it comes with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and also has support for face unlock. This device is available in two color options, namely the Blue and Black or Dark Blue.
iQOO Neo 3 Software Update Tracker
Whenever a new official firmware update will be available for the Vivo iQOO Neo 3 model, we will keep updating the update tracker list here with the changelog and download links below.
How to Check Software Update on Vivo iQOO Neo 3
Before going to the manual firmware upgrade process, if you feel that your device isn’t receiving the OTA update notification for a while, then you can check for the software update manually. In order to do this:
Go to the device Settings > System updates. It will search for the software update and you will get notified if a new update is available on your device. Simply grab the firmware version by downloading and installing it.
Additionally, it’s recommended to maintain the phone charge at least up to 50%-60% and connect your device to a Wi-Fi for a faster and stable download.
Now, let’s assume that you’ve successfully upgraded your Vivo iQOO Neo 3 device to the latest software version. Facing any issue with the software update guide? Comment below.