For the last three years, OnePlus has dominated in the value flagship space by constantly undercutting its rivals. In May this year, the Chinese smartphone maker launched another flagship handset called as OnePlus 7 pro. The OnePlus 7 Pro is the most expensive of the Chinese smartphone maker. On the other hand, HMD Global, the Nokia brand licensee, recently launched Nokia 9 PureView in India.
If you don’t want to buy iPhone, the OnePlus 7 Pro and Nokia 9 PureView should be high on your list of flagship Android phones to consider. News Nation brings to you the head to head comparison between these two smartphones.
OnePlus 7 Pro
OnePlus 7 pro gets a 6.7-inch Fluid AMOLED screen with curved edges, Quad-HD+ (3120×1440 pixels) resolution, a 90Hz refresh rate and also HDR10+ support.
The OnePlus 7 Pro also gets the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 7nm chipset running on eight Kryo cores.
OnePlus 7 Pro comes in three variants – 6GB RAM + 128GB storage, 8GB RAM+256GB storage and 12GB RAM+256GB storage.
The battery capacity of the phone has been bumped to 3700mAh to 4000mAh with Warp Charge. The phone also gets dual-speakers with 3D sound helped by Dolby Atmos.
As far as optics are concerned, OnePlus 7 Pro gets a 16-megapixel pop-up selfie camera on the front. It has a triple-lens rear camera comprising a 48MP (f/1.7) primary sensor with OIS, joined by a 16MP (f/2.2) wide-angle lens with 117-degree field-of-view. The cameras also get PDAF, AI detection and laser autofocus.
OnePlus 7 Pro starts at Rs 48,999 for the 6GB+128GB variant, and Rs 52,999 for the 8GB+256GB model. The premium 12GB+256GB variant of OnePlus 7 Pro is priced at Rs 57,999.
Nokia 9 PureView
Nokia 9 PureView runs on Android 9 Pie and features a 5.99-inch Quad-HD+ (1440×2960 pixels) POLED screen with 18.5:9 aspect ratio and an in-display fingerprint sensor.
The premium smartphone, which has dual-SIM (Nano), also features next-generation Pro Camera user-interface, which allows the consumers to take effective control of the penta-lens setup, including allowing them to take native monochrome shots.
It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, paired with 6GB of RAM. The device further include 128GB of inbuilt storage and 3,320mAh battery with wireless charging support.
On the optics front, the smartphone comes equipped with five rear cameras with Zeiss certified lenses, which are joined by three 12-megapixel monochrome sensors and two 12-megapixel RGB sensors. Also, there is a 20-megapixel selfie shooter on the front.
Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, and NFC are other connectivity options the smartphone carries. It is IP67 certified for water and dust resistance and packs a USB Type-C port. However, there is no 3.5mm audio jack on the phone. The phone will be offered in its Midnight Blue colour.
The smartphone costs Rs 49,999 and is retailed via Flipkart and Nokia website.