Is Vivo iQOO Neo3 5G Waterproof 5G device?

Many Flagship devices come with a Waterproof body. Since Vivo iQOO Neo 3 5G is going to be a mid-range device, there are questions that if iQOO Neo3 is a waterproof and dustproof device or not. If a device is waterproof, it contains an IP rating. An IP rating is an international standard developed by different testing agencies to give information about the durability of smartphones. IP contains different numbers, and the numbers give information about the durability of devices against water, dust, etc. IP68 is the IP number for waterproof devices.

The official website of iQOO Neo3 5G has no mention of the IP68 rating. It means iQOO officials didn’t give any information about waterproof rating. The official site contains no information about the waterproofing of the device. It is advisable to use the device carefully around the water and in the rain. there are other ways to check if the device is waterproof or not. Before checking that with the Waterproof test, here is the quick information about the specifications of the iQOO Neo 3 5G.

Is Vivo iQOO Neo3 5G Waterproof 5G device

Is Vivo iQOO Neo 3 5G Waterproof 5g device?

iQOO The sub-brand of Vivo is here with its new device iQOO Neo 3 5G. Vivo launched all-new iQOO Neo 3 5G globally on 23 April 2020. Soon it is launching in India. It is loaded with all the latest technology and features. It has a 6.57 inches display with a resolution of 1080 x 2408 pixels. Vivo iQOO Neo 3 is a 5G device and is going to be a mid-range smartphone in India. 29,090 ₹ is the expected price for the device. It’s a mid-range priced device questions about its durability rise. Will it be able to survive day to day life, and is it a waterproof device.

Vivo is one of the best selling brands in the Indian offline market; we can say that it has ruled the offline smartphone market. As we know, Vivo is a well-known brand for its innovative and beautiful designs. It is also known as one of the best camera phones. iQOO is a sub-brand of Vivo. We can expect the same from it. Why? Well, because previously, another iQOO device named iQOO 3 5G launched online on Flipkart in India on 4 March 2020 proved it. Talking about looks, iQOO neo 3 5G has a colorful back pattern with three cameras and flashlights. It also has two new color models named The dark night (black) and Blue (sky blue).

Specifications of the Vivo iQOO Neo 3 5G device

Vivo iQOO Neo 3 5G Comes with a 6.57-inch touchscreen display. It has a resolution of 1080×2408 pixels with a pixel density of 400 PPI (pixels per inch). The device has an aspect ratio of 20:9. iQOO Neo 3 5G is power-packed with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor with a CPU frequency of 2.84 GHz. It comes with 6GB of ram and 64GB of internal storage. Phone Runs on iQOO UI based on the latest Android 10. It has a large 4500mAh battery and 44W ultra-fast flash charge, which can charge more than 50% in 20 minutes. It supports Vivo Super flash charge.

Talking about Camera iQOO Neo 3 5G comes with three rear cameras. The first one is a 48-megapixel camera with f/1.79 aperture. After that, the second one is an 8-megapixel camera with an f/2.2 aperture. At last, the third one is a 2-megapixel camera with f/2.4 aperture. In addition, It has a 16-megapixel front camera with an f/2.0 aperture for selfies. iQOO Neo 3 5G is a dual-SIM (GSM + GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM + Nano-SIM.

iQOO Neo 3 measures 163.71(height) × 75.55(width) × 8.93mm(thickness). it weighs 198.10 gram. Connectivity options on The Vivo iQOO Neo 3 5g are Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/Yes, GPS, NFC, and USB Type-C. For security, it has a Fingerprint sensor, and it also supports face unlock.

Vivo iQOO Neo 3 5G Waterproof test

For the Waterproof test, we are going to put Vivo iQOO Neo 3 5G into a clean water bowl for a minute, and after that, we will take it out. After that, we will check the device and run a full test for abnormalities. Here is the result, after the waterproof test camera is working, the screen is also working, but there is a bit of distortion in speaker sound. This indicates that the new Vivo iQOO Neo3 5G is not a waterproof device.

  • Device Name: Vivo iQOO Neo 3 5G
  • Waterproof: No, but Splashproof to some extent
  • Dustproof: Yes (unofficial)

According to the result of this Waterproof test, Vivo iQOO Neo 3 5G is somewhat waterproof but not fully waterproof.


The waterproof test result of Vivo iQOO Neo 3 5G, in conclusion, proves that it is not a waterproof device. Being in contact with the water for a long time can damage the device.


The waterproof test results are purely based on individual/team observation. These tests will only give an idea of whether a device is waterproof or not. We recommend users not to try this test at home, as it might damage your device.

As proven, Vivo iQOO Neo3 5G is not a completely waterproof device, but it is splashproof to some extent and somewhere water-resistant device. We have conducted the test with clean water. The results may differ from this if conducted with other liquids. It is advisable to keep it away from cold drinks, salty water, dirty water, etc.

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