With so many Smartphones with innovative features flooding the markets, comparisons between the latest models are a given. Today we explore the best features of two new entrants – the Vivo V20 Pro vs the OnePlus Nord. While the former is the latest premium smartphone in the segment under Rs. 30,000, the OnePlus Nord falls under the same segment and comes with very similar features.
Vivo V20 Pro comes with a 5G support, a decent dual-selfie camera, and a processor that most users find efficient. The same goes for the OnePlus Nord, making them both good contenders for the next Smartphone you might want to purchase.
Let us break down the comparison on the basis of the most important features for Vivo V20 Pro and the OnePlus Nord.
The Cost – Vivo V20 Pro vs OnePlus Nord
To begin with the cost aspect, the Vivo V20 Pro is currently priced at Rs 29,990 and comes in a single 8GB RAM+ 128GB storage variant.
The OnePlus Nord, one the other hand, is priced at Rs 24,990, Rs. 27,999, and Rs. 29,999, and comes in three different models with 6GB RAM + 64GB, 8GB RAM + 128GB, and a 12GB RAM + 256GB. This means that with OnePlus, you get the high 12GB RAM variant at almost the same cost as the Vivo V20 Pro.
The design details are one of the key highlights of the Vivo V20 Pro, and the phone boasts of a 6.44-inch AMOLED display with 1080p FHD+ resolution, plus support for HDR10. There is a wide notch that holds the dual-selfie camera setup, and the fact that it is a super-light and sleek device makes it the lightest phone in the 5G category (it weighs only 140g).
The OnePlus Nord comes with a 6.44-inch full HD+ Fluid AMOLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate, and a pill-shaped cut-out holding the dual selfie cameras.
The key difference here is that the Vivo V20 Pro gives a 60Hz refresh rate, while the Nord has 90Hz.
The debate between Vivo V20 Pro Vs OnePlus Nord is incomplete without a mention of the processors the two phones carry. While the Vivo V20 Pro pulls its power from the Snapdragon 765G chipset that is paired with an 8GB RAM and 128GB default storage.
The processor on the OnePlus Nord is the same, and it comes with a 12GB RAM and 256GB default storage. Both these smartphones handle apps and processes adequately and are ready to take on the 5G future settings.
Following the chipset, there are some differences in the battery set ups between the devices.
While the Vivo V20 Pro includes a 4,000 mAh battery with 33W fast charging support, the OnePlus Nord carries a slightly larger battery with 4,115 mAh capacity and a 30T Warp Charging tech.
Further, the Vivo phone has a Funtouch OS 11 based on Android 10, while the OnePlus Nord runs on OxygenOS that is based on Android 10.
The Vivo V20 Pro and the OnePlus Nord both have a dual-selfie camera setup.
The Vivo V20 Pro comes with a 44MP Eye MF sensor that is paired with an 8MP wide-angle shooter. This makes the phone a good bet for taking great selfies and also enhances the multimedia experience for video calls. The OnePlus Nord, on the other hand, has a 32MP primary Sony IMX616 lens and an 8MP ultra-wide-angle sensor. Again, great for selfies.
Coming to the other end of the phone, the Vivo V20 Pro has a triple-camera setup and a 64MP primary sensor, a 2MP mono lens and an 8MP ultra-wide angle shooter.
The OnePlus Nord comes with a 48MP primary Sony IMX586 sensor, a 5MP depth sensor, 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 2MP macro lens.
Here is the main difference between these devices – the Vivo V20 Pro helps take some truly stunning images even in low-light conditions, and so is better than OnePlus Nord in this regard.
Vivo V20 Pro vs OnePlus Nord – Verdict
Both these devices are power packed with great features, good cameras, stable processing and are future ready for 5G technology.
But coming to the cost of the things, the OnePlus Nord offers more bang for your buck, unless the camera abilities are more of a priority, in which case Vivo V20 Pro is a clear winner.