Comparing flagships comes with exciting verdicts. Given that every mobile phone manufacturer has their own flagship series, the competition between the high-end smartphones is touching the sky. In today’s comparison, we are pitting the recently launched OPPO Find X, Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus, and the Vivo Nex S, against each other. Keep reading to know which flagship takes the crown.
Oppo Find X vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs Vivo NEX S: Price in India
The Oppo Find X is scheduled to launch in India tomorrow i.e July 12. In Europe, its standard variant is launched at €999 (approx. Rs. 78,500) while the special Lamborghini Edition is priced at whopping €1699 (approx. Rs. 1,33,795). The Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus, on the other hand, is available in two variants – 6GB RAM + 64GB storage and 6GB RAM + 256GB storage, priced at Rs. 64,900 and Rs. 72,920, respectively. The Vivo Nex S is also scheduled to launch in India on July 19 and the phone could launch around Rs. 42,990.
Oppo Find X vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs Vivo NEX S: Display
Concerning display, the Oppo Find X features a 6.42-inch full HD+ AMOLED notched display with 2340 x 1080 pixels resolution and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. Whereas, the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus settles for a slightly smaller 6.2-inch Super AMOLED screen with 2960 × 1440 pixels resolution and 18.5:9 aspect ratio. The Vivo Nex S also sports a Super AMOLED screen at 6.59-inches bearing 2316 × 1080 pixels resolution and 19.5:9 aspect ratio.
In this segment, the Galaxy S9 Plus has a better resolution. It will also be a good pick for the ones who are not a fan of notched displays.
Oppo Find X vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs Vivo NEX S: Hardware, Software
The Oppo Find X comes powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 845 SoC with Adreno 630 GPU, 8GB of RAM, and 256GB of non-expandable internal storage. The phone runs Android 8.1 Oreo-based ColorOS 5.1 out-of-the-box and is backed by a 3730mAh battery with VOOC fast charging support.
The Galaxy S9 Plus sold in India comes powered by an octa-core Exynos 9810 chipset with 6GB RAM and 64GB/256GB storage, based on the variant. The phone runs Android 8.1 Oreo-baed Samsung Experience 9.0 out-of-the-box. It is backed by a 3500mAh battery.
Lastly, the Vivo Nex S is powered by a Snapdragon 845 SoC clubbed with 8GB RAM and has 128GB internal storage. The phone runs Android 8.1 Oreo-based Funtouch OS 4.0 out of the box and is backed by a 4000mAh battery with 22W fast charging.
All the three devices feature powerful processors, but the Vivo Nex S takes the cake with its bigger battery.
Oppo Find X vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs Vivo NEX S: Camera Features
Oppo Find X comes with16MP+20MP dual camera setup at the rear featuring AI tools such as AI-assisted scene recognition and more. There is a 25MP selfie snapper on the front with a f/2.0 aperture. Both the front and rear cameras are integrated into a motorized unit that is placed on the top panel of the device, which pops-up when the camera app is opened. The Galaxy S9 Plus, on the contrary, also has 16MP+20MP dual camera setup at the back and a 16MP front camera. The Vivo Nex S settles for a 12MP + 5MP dual-camera setup with 4-axis optical image stabilization and a f/1.8 aperture. It has a pop-up 8MP selfie camera at the front with a f/2.0 aperture.
In this segment, both Find X and Galaxy S9 Plus fair quite well with similar rear cameras. However, the Find X takes some margin with its 25MP front camera.
Oppo Find X vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs Vivo NEX S: Verdict
Going by the comparison made for each segment, all the three devices won in each. If you are looking for a flagship with a better camera then you can choose between the Galaxy S9 Plus and Oppo Find X. However, if you want a powerful Snapdragon processor backing your handset with a big battery, then the Vivo Nex S could very well make up for an ideal choice. For the ones, who want to buy a device within a week then they can settle for the Galaxy S9 Plus as it is the only phone in this comparison which is up for purchase in India. The Oppo Find X and Vivo Nex S are yet to debut in the country.