India is the home to the most notable mid-range offerings by several brands. Brands like Huawei’s Honor, Xiaomi’s Redmi, and OPPO’s Realme have been one of the major players in the field. Huawei’s sub-brand Honor recently launched the Honor 20i in India, and with that, the competition in the mid-range segment has increased. In this article, we are going to compare the Honor 20i with the Redmi Note 7 Pro and Realme 3 Pro.
Honor 20i vs Realme 3 Pro vs Redmi Note 7 Pro: Price in India
Starting with the price comparison, the Honor 20i price in India is INR 14,999 for the 4GB RAM+128GB Storage model. The Redmi Note 7 Pro price in India starts at INR 13,999 for the 4GB RAM+64GB Storage variant and INR 16,999 for the 6GB RAM+128GB Storage variant. The Realme 3 Pro price in India starts at INR 13,999 for the 4GB RAM+64GB Storage model and INR 16,999 for the 6GB RAM+128GB Storage model.
Honor 20i vs Realme 3 Pro vs Redmi Note 7 Pro: Design and Display
All three smartphones have a notch design with Glass-like rear panels, but the Note 7 Pro gets ahead in the competition with Gorilla Glass 5 rear panel while the other two settle for a polycarbonate body. All three phones have a fingerprint scanner on the back, placed at the middle. They have full-HD+ display panels with a waterdrop notch on the top. The Honor 20i has a 6.21-inch screen, the Redmi Note 7 Pro and Realme 3 Pro have 6.3-inches display.
Honor 20i vs Realme 3 Pro vs Redmi Note 7 Pro: Performance, Cameras, and Battery
Performance-wise, the Honor 20i is powered by a Kirin 710 processor with 6GB of RAM and 128GB in-built storage. It has a triple rear camera setup with a 24MP primary lens, an 8MP ultra-wide lens, and 2MP depth sensor. It has a 32MP selfie camera. A 3,400 mAh battery backs the device with 10W fast-charging.
The Redmi Note 7 Pro (review) is powered by a Snapdragon 675 SoC with up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB storage. It has a 48MP+5MP dual camera setup on the rear and a 13MP selfie snapper. A 4,000mAh battery completes the Redmi Note 7 Pro with 18W fast-charging.
Lastly, the Realme 3 Pro (review) is powered by a Snapdragon 710 SoC with up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB storage. It also settles for a dual-camera setup with a 16MP primary sensor and a 5MP depth sensor. It has a 25MP selfie shooter. A 4,045mAh battery with 20W VOOC charging.
Honor 20i vs Realme 3 Pro vs Redmi Note 7 Pro: The Verdict
The Honor 20i gets ahead in the camera department. At its pricing, the phone offers a lot more than the other two in terms of triple camera setup and 32MP selfie camera. However, both Redmi Note 7 Pro and Realme 3 Pro get ahead in the performance segment with Snapdragon 675 and Snapdragon 710 chipsets, respectively. If you’re looking for a phone with better cameras then go for the Honor 20i and if you want better performance and high-end dual cameras, pick the Redmi Note 7 Pro. The Realme 3 Pro earns a brownie point with its 20W VOOC fast-charging support, so one can also choose it if getting the best fast-charging performance (in this comparison) is the priority.