The Meizu Note 9 is a decent and upper mid-range smartphone from Meizu, while the Honor 8 Pro is also a good and beautiful upper mid-range smartphone from Huawei. Both phones come with similar specifications and features. So below, we will be looking at the comparison between the Meizu Note 9 and the Honor 8 Pro to see which one will perform better.
Meizu Note 9 VS Honor 8 Pro: Design Comparison
On the body design, the Meizu Note 9 is built with metal and it packs a smooth panel that house a dual camera, an LED flash, and a fingerprint sensor. It measures 74.34 mm x 153.11 mm x 8.65 mm in dimensions and weighs 169 gram. The Honor 8 Pro, on the other hand, is built with a decent and beautiful body that features an Aluminum Alloy. The phone still did not comes with a waterdrop notch just like Note 9. It measures 157 x 77.5 x 7.0 mm and weighs 184 gram.
Meizu Note 9 VS Honor 8 Pro: Display Comparison
The Meizu Note 9 has a large screen display size of 6.2 inches FHD+ under IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1080 x 2244 Pixels and 402 PPI density, while the Honor 8 Pro has a screen size of 5.7 inches under LTPS IPS, LCD capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 Pixels and 515 PPI density. Both phones have display protection. The Meizu Note 9 has a higher screen to body ratio.
Meizu Note 9 VS Honor 8 Pro: Camera Comparison
The Meizu Note 9 has an impressive combo rear camera of 48 Megapixels + 5 Megapixels with dual LED flash and a front camera of 20 Megapixels with f/2.0 Aperture, and Face Recognition, while the Honor 8 Pro has a dual rear cameras of 12 Megapixels, + 12 Megapixels with dual LED flash and a front camera of 8 Megapixels with Aperture f/2.0.
Don't underestimate the Honor 8 Pro camera because it can shoot 4K videos quality.
Meizu Note 9 VS Honor 8 Pro: Performance Comparison
On the inside, the Meizu Note 9 packs a Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SDM675 SoC which has an octa-core processor that clocked at a speed of 2.0GHz, while the Honor 8 Pro has a Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 960 chipset with an octa-core processor that clocked at 2.4 GHz.
Both phones are available in 4GB and 6GB RAM with an inbuilt memory of 64GB and 128GB which is expandable via micro SD card. The Meizu Note 9 is powered by the latest Android 9.0 Pie with FlyMe 7.2 on top, while the Honor 8 Pro has Android 7.0 Nougat.
Meizu Note 9 VS Honor 8 Pro
|Compare||Meizu Note 9||Honor 8 Pro|
|DIMENSIONS||74.34 mm x 153.11 mm x 8.65 mm, 169 g||157 x 77.5 x 7.0 mm, 184 grams|
|DISPLAY||6.2 inches FHD+, IPS, LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2244 Pixels, 402 PPI||5.7 inches, LTPS IPS, LCD capacitive touchscreen, 2560 x 1440 Pixels, 515 PPI|
|PROCESSOR||Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SDM675, Octa-core (2 x 2.0GHz Kryo 460 Gold, 6 x 1.7GHz Kryo 460 Silver)||Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 960, Octa-Core 4x 2.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A73 + 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A53|
|MEMORY||4GB/6GB, 64GB/128GB - Micro SDCard||4GB/6GB, 64GB/128GB - Micro SDCard|
|SOFTWARE||Android 9.0 Pie||Android 7.0 Nougat|
|CONNECTIVITY||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 802.11 n 5GHz, Dual band, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, Type-C USB v2.0 with OTG||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Dual Band, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Display, Type-C USB v2.0 With OTG|
|CAMERA||REAR: 48 Megapixels + 5 Megapixels FRONT: 20 Megapixels||REAR: 12 Megapixels, + 12 Megapixels FRONT: 8 Megapixels|
|BATTERY||4000 mAh With Fast Charging||4000 mAh with Fast Charging|
|ADDITIONAL FEATURES||Dual SIM||Dual SIM|
Meizu Note 9 VS Honor 8 Pro: Battery & Price Comparison
The Meizu Note 9 and the Honor 8 Pro has the same nonremovable battery capacity of 4000 mAh with fast charging technology. The Meizu Note 9 will sell at a price of $499, while the Honor 8 Pro is selling at a price of $289.
On the overall, the Meizu Note 9 has the point. The phone features a modern body design with an amazing camera set-up and it's also powered by the latest Android operating system.