Oppo F7 vs Honor 10 vs Nokia 7 Plus: Price in India, Specifications, Features Compared


The mid-tier category stocks countless smartphones, but only a few of them gain a significant attention span. Companies like OnePlus, Samsung, Xiaomi among the others manage to get easy traction with their budget smartphone launch. Interestingly, Nokia has stepped up its game on the mid-range smartphones. Choosing from a top-tier smartphone range is less trouble-inducing than picking from the stack of mid-range smartphones if you are not a brand fanatic. To ease the brainstorming, we have come up with yet another segment of comparing smartphones. In this article, we will compare Oppo F7 with Honor 10 and Nokia 7 Plus. Here we go.

Oppo F7 vs Honor 10 vs Nokia 7 Plus: Price in India

There is a significant difference in the prices of all the three smartphones. The starting price of Oppo F7 is Rs. 20,386 for the 64Gb variant. The lowest price is at Gadgets 360 which is much lower than that at Croma (Rs. 21990). The 128Gb variant sells for Rs. 26,990. The starting price for Honor 10 is  Rs. 32,999 and this smartphone is exclusive to Flipkart. Practically holding the middle ground of price for this comparison feature, Nokia 7 Plus sells for Rs. 25,999.

Oppo F7 vs Honor 10 vs Nokia 7 Plus: Design, Display

Inspired by the design of Apple iPhone X, the Oppo F7, the sequel to the Oppo F5, comes with a notch at the front and boasts an almost bezel-less display. The handset has a metal body and a fingerprint reader slotted at the back. The Oppo F7 flaunts a massive 6.23-inch Full HD+ IPS display with an additional layer of Corning’s Gorilla Glass protection.

The Huawei Honor 10 features a metal unibody design. It also features fingerprint sensor functionality, but it’s embedded in the front facing home button. The Honor 10 sports a 5.84-inch Full HD+ display and produces and bright and vivid colors. Nokia 7 Plus features an aluminum body which makes it light and gives a premium touch. The device also flaunts a 6-inch Full HD TFT display. The display, coupled with wide-viewing angles is bright but far from a heavy bling. Identical to Honor 10, Nokia 7 Plus also features a front-facing fingerprint sensor. With  Honor 10 and Nokia 7 Plus scoring almost same, the Oppo F7 wins this round.

Oppo F7 vs Honor 10 vs Nokia 7 Plus: Performance, Hardware

Under the hood, the Oppo F7 is powered by an octa-core MediaTek chipset coupled with 4GB of RAM, which is clocked at 2.6GHz. The Huawei Honor 10, on the other hand, is loaded with an octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 970 chipset which is paired with 6GB of RAM. When it comes to Nokia 7 Plus, there is an octa-core Snapdragon 660 chipset clocked at 2.5GHz, which is coupled with 4GB of RAM. So clearly, if you talk about smooth sailing and multi-tasking, Honor 10 leads with a thick margin.

Oppo F7 vs Honor 10 vs Nokia 7 Plus: Camera, Imaging

The Oppo F7 features dual 16+5-megapixel rear image sensors for quality imaging and videos. The camera set up is accompanied by an LED flash to help image capturing better in poor lighting. On the front, there is a powerful 25-megapixel front shooter for selfies and videos. Well, Oppo isn’t called the ‘selfie phone’ for nothing.

The Honor 10 packs dual 16+24-megapixel primary snappers with a  dual LED flash to aid low-light images and videos. On the front, the smartphone comes with a 24-megapixel front-facing shooter. Additionally, there is an AI integration in the imaging sensors of the phone. On the other hand, Nokia 7 Plus features a simple but powerful 8-megapixel front-facing camera and a 16-megapixel primary shooter. The Honor 10 aces the camera department while the Oppo F7 puts up a good competition.

Oppo F7 vs Honor 10 vs Nokia 7 Plus: Battery, OS, Other Specifications

Fuelled by a powerful 3,400mAh battery, the Oppo F7 can last for an entire day, which is identical to the battery strength of Honor 10. While Nokia 7 Plus has a powerful Li-Ion 3,800mAh cell. On the software front, the smartphone runs the Android 8.1 operating system out of the box. for connectivity, the options include 4G with VoLTE, GPS, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, microUSB 2.0 port along with a dual-SIM support. Both Honor 10 and Nokia 7 Plus runs the Android 8.0 Oreo operating system out of the box.

Oppo F7 vs Honor 10 vs Nokia 7 Plus: Final Verdict

If your budget is fluid and you crave fancy, Honor 10 is a decent choice. The Nokia 7 Plus is a good mid-range ‘value for money’ phone. But for this segment, we declare Oppo F7 as our winner, considering all the aspects.