The Pad2 and Pad2 Pro are two brand-new high-end tablets that Vivo’s subsidiary iQOO has just unveiled. The Pro version chooses a slightly larger 13-inch IPS display with a resolution of 3,096 × 2,064 and the same 144 Hz refresh rate, while the standard model comes with a 12.1-inch IPS screen with a resolution of 2,800 × 1,968.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 8s Gen 3 SoC powers the iQOO Pad2, which is paired with 512 GB of UFS 4.0 storage (the 128 GB variant utilises UFS 3.1) and up to 12 GB of LPDDR5X memory. MediaTek’s top chipset, the Dimensity 9300+, has been upgraded for the Pad2 Pro, which also comes with 512 GB of storage and up to 16 GB of RAM.

Regarding the camera, the Pro comes with a 13-megapixel rear camera that can capture 4K video in addition to an 8-megapixel front camera, while the vanilla model has an 8-megapixel sensor on the back and a 5-megapixel selfie camera.

The company’s OriginOS 4, which is based on Android 14, is running on both tablets, and they both accept a number of first-party attachments, including as a folio case, an active stylus, and a keyboard case. Regarding the batteries, the Pad2 features an 11,500 mAh battery that can charge at up to 66 W (Anker power bank currently available for $19.99 on Amazon) and the Pad2 Pro has a 10,000 mAh cell with 44 W fast charging.

The entry-level iQOO Pad2 model in China, which comes with 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage, costs 2,499 Yuan (about $345). In contrast, the iQOO Pad2 Pro goes up to 4,099 Yuan (~$567) for the top 16 GB + 512 GB SKU and starts at 3,399 Yuan (~$470) for the 8 GB + 256 GB version.

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