Oppo and Vivo seem to be taking the lead in terms of upper mid-range smartphones. This year, we have witnessed amazing products from these brands that come with a decent body design at reasonable price tags. Below, we will be looking at the comparison between the Oppo Reno Z, the Realme 3 Pro, and the Vivo Z5X to see which one will perform better and also has value for money.
Oppo Reno Z VS Vivo Z5X VS Realme 3 Pro: Design Comparison
In terms of aesthetics, these phones come with a stunning body design that features gradient backs. The Realme 3 Pro is made of a premium plastic which is hardly noticeable, while the Oppo Reno Z is built with a glass on the back. Both the Realme 3 Pro and the Oppo Reno Z features a waterdrop notch, while the Vivo Z5X comes with a punch hole. The phone offers a higher screen to body ratio with a small bezel.
Oppo Reno Z VS Vivo Z5X VS Realme 3 Pro: Display Comparison
The Oppo Reno Z comes with the best display. It’s the only one that features an AMOLED panel, with vivid colors and deep blacks. The AMOLED display also gives way to an in-display fingerprint sensor for security which is more comfortable and innovative than the rear-mounted fingerprint sensor on the Realme 3 Pro and the Vivo Z5X. The Vivo Z5X only advantage here is the punch hole that offers a larger screen diagonal: 6.53 inches.
Oppo Reno Z VS Realme 3 Pro VS Vivo Z5X: Camera Comparison
The Vivo Z5X and the Oppo Reno wins on the camera department despite not having triple rear cameras. They feature a primary camera of 48 MP resolution and a bright f/1.7 aperture. This will click more details shots and it can also record 4K videos quality as well.
The Oppo Reno Z comes with an impressive front-facing camera of 32MP which gives it an edge over the Vivo Z5X.
Oppo Reno Z VS Realme 3 Pro VS Vivo Z5X: Performance Comparison
These are budget smartphones, so they are equipped with mid-range hardware. The Realme 3 Pro and the Vivo Z5X are equipped with the same octa-core Snapdragon 710 SoC which is better compared to the Helio P90 on the Oppo Reno Z. They also feature a higher clock frequency, better GPU, and a better 10 nm production process technology. The Vivo Z5X has a bigger RAM of 8GB which gives it an edge over the Realme 3 Pro. They are all powered by Android 9.0 Pie operating system.
Oppo Reno Z VS Vivo Z5X VS Realme 3 Pro: Battery Comparison
On the battery capacity, there’s no doubt about it that the Vivo Z5X wins. The phone has a massive nonremovable battery capacity of 5000 mAh with fast charging technology. This juicer will last way longer than the Realme 3 Pro and the Oppo Reno Z.
Oppo Reno Z VS Vivo Z5X VS Realme 3 Pro Full Comparison
|Compare||Oppo Reno Z||Vivo Z5X||Realme 3 Pro|
|DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT||157.3 x 74.9 x 9.1 mm, 186 grams||162.39 x 77.33 x 8.85 mm, 204 grams||156.8 x 74.2 x 8.3 mm, 172 grams|
|DISPLAY||6.4 inches, 1080 x 2340p (Full HD+), 403 ppi, AMOLED||6.53 inches, 1080 x 2340 pixels, 400 ppi, IPS LCD||6.3 inches, 1080 x 2340p (Full HD+), 409 ppi, IPS LCD|
|PROCESSOR||Mediatek Helio P90, octa-core 2 GHz||Qualcomm Snapdragon 710, octa-core 2.2 GHz||Qualcomm Snapdragon 710, octa-core 2.2 GHz|
|MEMORY||6 GB RAM, 128 GB – 6 GB RAM, 256 GB||4 GB RAM, 64 GB – 6 GB RAM, 64 GB – 8 GB RAM, 128 GB – 6 GB RAM, 128 GB – micro SD slot||4 GB RAM, 64 GB – 6 GB RAM, 64 GB – 6 GB RAM, 128 GB – micro SD slot|
|SOFTWARE||Android 9 Pie, Color OS||Android 9 Pie, Funtouch OS||Android 9 Pie, Color OS|
|CONNECTIVITY||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS|
|CAMERA||Dual 48 + 5 MP f/1.7 and f/2.4|
32 MP f/2.0 front camera
|Triple 16 + 8 + 2 MP f/1.7 and f/2.2 and f/2.4|
16 MP f/2.0 front camera
|Dual 16 + 5 MP f/1.7 and f/2.4|
25 MP f/2.0 front camera
|BATTERY||3950 mAh, fast charging 20W with VOOC 3.0||5000 mAh, Fast Charging 18W||4045 mAh, fast charging 20W with VOOC 3.0|
|ADDITIONAL FEATURES||Dual SIM slot||Hybrid Dual SIM slot||Dual SIM slot|
Oppo Reno Z VS Vivo Z5X VS Realme 3 Pro: Price Comparison
On the price comparison, the Realme 3 Pro, Vivo Z5X and the Oppo Reno Z will sell at a similar price bracket of $225. This will depend on the storage variant though and also on your location.
On the overall, the Vivo Z5X will be my choice. The phone sports a punch hole display with massive battery capacity, an amazing camera and it will also perform better as well because of the huge 8GB RAM on the inside. The Oppo Reno Z comes with a better display and it’s the only with an in-display fingerprint sensor. So it will also make a wise buy as well.