According to BGR, analysts predict the sales of iPhone X of about 14 million units for the first quarter and 7 million for the next quarter which is significantly less than the originally reported data. The notch has caught the attention of the folk. Following the Apple iPhone X, Android mobile companies seem to skim the cream which is left so far. It didn’t take much time for the companies to come with notch and Oppo F7 and Vivo V9 are first to jump into the notch market.
Both the smartphones sport a smaller notch than that of iPhone X. While the screen size of the phones is pretty big. Here we have head to head comparison in Oppo F7 and Vivo V9.
|Oppo F7||Vivo V9|
IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
1080 x 2280 pixels
LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
1080 x 2280 pixels
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
|CPU||Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A53)||Octa-core 2.2 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Memory||64 GB, 4 GB RAM
128 GB, 6 GB RAM
4 GB RAM
16 MP, f/1.8, phase detection autofocus, LED flash
25 MP, f/2.0
Dual: 16 MP + 5 MP, f/2.0, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED flash
24 MP, f/2.0, 1080p
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Ion 3400 mAh battery||Non-removable Li-Ion 3260 mAh battery|
|Chipset||Mediatek Helio P60||Qualcomm MSM8953-Pro Snapdragon 626|
|Software||Android 8.0 (Oreo)||Android 8.1 (Oreo)|
|Color||Solar Red, Diamond Black, Moonlight Silver (64GB only)||Gold, Black|
Oppo F7 vs Vivo V9 Design Battle
Oppo F7 comes with single rear camera and fingerprint on the back of the phone. The device is very impressive with premium design and coating. The device is pretty thin but less thiner from Vivo V9 for tiny fractions. The long screen and notch give Oppo F7, a premium feel. However, there is no optimisation for notification icons due to notch. Well, Oppo F7 gives you option as to adjust the screen temperature accordingly.
Comparative to Oppo F7, Vivo V9 is having a sleek design and dual rear camera. However, the pricing of Vivo V9 has been estimated to be little higher from Oppo F7. Oppo F7 is estimated to be priced at around 270 EUR, by GSMArena, which comes to about 21,500 Indian Rupees.
Oppo F7 and Vivo V9 can be a great alternative for the Android lovers who love to experience notch with high-end specs and premium design.