The end of 2018 has seen a huge shake-up in the Android mid-range arena with many new devices making it much harder to decide which warrants you parting with your hard-earned money. Do you go for a device that has the stock android or you want a device with customized android version? We take a look at a few of the devices to help you decide if you should pull the trigger now or wait. We had in store the recently launched Motorola One Power, Huawei offering Honor 8X and Vivo V9 Pro to decide which one holds the cards.
Motorola One Power vs Honor 8X vs Vivo V9 Pro; Design, Display
The Motorola One Power comes in with the smallest display, although, it is by no means small in general. Measuring a valid 6.2-inches, the Motorola One Power has a 2246×1080 pixels resolution with 18:7.9 aspect ratio and 403 pixels-per-inch for an 81.3% screen-to-body ratio. The Honor 8X, meanwhile, has a 6.5-inch display at 1080 x 2340 resolution, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, and 396 pixels-per-inch for an overall screen-to-body ratio of 84.4%. Sitting in between both is the Vivo V9 Pro with a 6.3-inch display at 2280×1080 pixels resolution with 19:9 aspect ratio and 400 pixels-per-inch for a huge screen-to-body ratio of 85.2%.
Motorola One Power vs Honor 8X vs Vivo V9 Pro; Hardware, Performance
Regarding processing power, the Motorola One Power opts for a Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636 CPU with Arendo 509 GPU and 64GB of storage with 4GB of RAM or 32GB of storage with 3GB RAM. Huawei has opted for its own in-house Hisilicon Kirin 710 with Mali-G51 MP4 GPU and either 64GB or 128GB of storage paired with 6GB of RAM, or a lower 4GB of RAM with just 64GB of storage. Finally, the V9 Pro sees a Qualcomm MSM8953-Pro Snapdragon 626 CPU and Adreno 506 GPU that lags behind in this comparison. There’s a single configuration of 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage for the Vivo V9 Pro.
Motorola One Power vs Honor 8X vs Vivo V9 Pro: Camera Setup
All three devices see a dual sensor array on the rear of the device with the Motorola One Power featuring a 16-megapixel f/1.8 lens and 5-megapixel f/2.2 depth-sensor. The Honor 8X device has a 20-megapixel f/1.8 lens paired with a 2-megapixel depth-sensor, and the V9 Pro has a 16-megapixel f/2.0 lens with 5-megapixel depth-sensor. On the front of the devices is a 12-megapixel, 16-megapixel, and 24-megapixel lens, respectively.
Motorola One Power vs Honor 8X vs Vivo V9 Pro Battery
If your mind hadn’t been made up by now, perhaps, the battery capacity will help. The Motorola One Power being true to its name features a huge 5000mAh battery. The Honor 8X has a 3750mAh battery with the V9 Pro a lower 3260mAh battery.
Motorola One Power vs Honor 8X vs Vivo V9 Pro; Price In India, Verdict
The Motorola One Power starts at ₹ 15,999 rising to ₹ 14,999 for the Honor 8X and topping out at ₹ 17,999 for the Vivo V9 Pro.
The winner is clear if the battery is of importance, with the Motorola One Power easily beating out the challenges. However, you might want to spring for the extra money to get a better camera with the Honor 8X, but my opinion is to save your money and get the Motorola device for overall performance.