Sony Xperia Pro vs Vivo iQOO 7 – Review, specifications and prices

The new Sony Xperia Pro handset has a 4 camera setup with a main lens of 12 MP, Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor chipset and a battery of 4000 mAh. On other side, the Vivo iQOO 7 also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Sony Xperia Pro Vivo iQOO 7
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.5 in (inches) 6.62 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Qualcomm Snapdragon 888
Operating System Android 10 Android 10
Resolution 1644 x 3840 pixels 1080 x 2400 pixels
RAM 8 GB (gigabytes) 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 512 GB (gigabytes) 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 12/12/12/TOF MP 48/13/13 MP
Front Camera 8 MP 16 MP
Battery 4000 mAh 4000 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Sony Xperia Pro runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.84 GHz Kryo 585, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Kryo 585 and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 585. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2840 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture,Elite Gaming and Game Enhancer. Running on Android 10 operating system.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 is a less powerful chipset processor than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888.

Meanwhile, the Vivo iQOO 7 has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.84 GHz Cortex-A78, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Cortex-A78 and 3 cores of 1.8GHz Cortex-A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2840 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. And it’s running on Android 10 OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Sony Xperia Pro is carrying a Qualcomm Adreno 650,587 MHz (megahertz) gpu in the interior and the Vivo iQOO 7 has the Qualcomm Adreno 660,840 MHz (megahertz) graphics processor.

Battery

The Sony Xperia Pro battery capacity is 4000 mAh, which is the same as Vivo iQOO 7. Some features include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Qi wireless charging and Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0.
The Vivo iQOO 7 battery include Fast charging, Non-removable, 2x 2000 mAh batteries, 120W Super FlashCharge and Super FlashCharge.

Screen

The smartphone is using a P-OLED display with 1644 x 3840 pixels and a screen size of 6.5 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Vivo iQOO 7 is featuring a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2400 pixels and a screen size of 6.62 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Sony Xperia Pro is a 1.8% smaller than Vivo iQOO 7 screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Sony Xperia Pro Vivo iQOO 7
100% DCI-P3 103% NTSC
400 cd/m² 120 Hz refresh rate
Capacitive 240 Hz touch sampling rate
Corning Gorilla Glass 6 3D curved glass screen
Dynamic contrast enhancement 6000000:1
Dynamic Vibration system Capacitive
HDR Hawkeye Display Enhancement 2.0
Motion Blur Reduction HDR10+
Multi-touch Multi-touch
Peak brightness – 650 cd/m² Scratch resistant
Scratch resistant SGS Eye Care Display Certification
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Sony Xperia Pro is carrying a ram memory of 8 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.

The Vivo iQOO 7 is coming with a 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel.
In the basic edition, both phones have the same ram capacity of 8 gigabytes.

The maximum ram capacity offered by the Sony Xperia Pro is 8 gigabytes ,which is a 50% smaller than the Vivo iQOO 7 with 12 gigabytes

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Sony Xperia Pro comes with or 512 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, the Sony Xperia Pro gives a 300% more storage memory capacity than Vivo iQOO 7.

The max storage capacity offered by the Sony Xperia Pro is 512 gigabytes ,which is a 100% more than the Vivo iQOO 7 with 256 gigabytes.

Vivo iQOO 7 gets you or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Sony Xperia Pro rear camera setup is composed by 4 lenses of 12/12/12/TOF MP , the flash type is LED , a focal length and 35 mm:24 mm , carrying a sensor like Sony IMX555 , a pixel size of 1.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.7 f/2.4 f/2.2 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Vivo iQOO 7 rear camera comes with 3 lenses of 48/13/13 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length 35 mm:26 mm , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.5 f/2.2 respectively.

Sony Xperia Pro Vivo iQOO 7
1080p @ 960 fps 2x optical zoom (#3)
3x optical zoom (#2) Angle of view – 120° (#2)
720p @ 960 fps Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2)
Angle of view – 130° (#3) Aperture size – f/3.4 (#3)
Aperture size- f/2.2 (#3) Autofocus
Aperture size- f/2.4 (#2) Continuous shooting
Autofocus Digital image stabilization
Continuous shooting Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization Exposure compensation
Digital zoom Face detection
Dual Pixel PDAF Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 16 mm (#2)
Dual Pixel PDAF (#3) Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 50 mm (#3)
Exposure compensation Geotagging
Face detection HDR
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 16 mm (#3) ISO settings
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 70 mm (#2) Macro mode
Geotagging Optical image stabilization
HDR Optical zoom
ISO settings Panorama
OIS / EIS video stabilization (#2) PDAF (#3)
Optical image stabilization Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Panorama Pixel size – 0.8 m (#3)
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Pixel size – 1.0 m (#2) RAW
Pixel size – 1.4 m (#2) Scene mode
Scene mode Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Secondary rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto) Self-timer
Self-timer Sensor size – 1/2.8″ (#3)
Sensor size – 1/2.6″ (#3) Third rear camera – 13 MP (portrait)
Sensor size – 1/3.4″ (#2) Touch focus
Third rear camera – 12 MP (ultra-wide angle) White balance settings
TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera
Touch focus
White balance settings
Zeiss lens

Front Camera – Selfie

The Sony Xperia Pro comes with a 8 MP in the front.

The Vivo iQOO 7 has a 16 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Sony Xperia Pro Vivo iQOO 7
8 MP 16 MP
Aperture:f/2.0 Aperture:f/2.0
Pixel size:1.12 µm /0.001120 mm Face unlock
Sensor type:CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor) HDR
Sensor type:CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor)

Data network and speed connectivity/bandwidth

The mobile networks technologies improve the communication between devices, connectivity speed and files download/upload bandwidth depending of the place.

Sony Xperia Pro Vivo iQOO 7
5G is market-dependent 5G NSA
5G mmWave 5G SA
5G NSA Built-in 5G modem
5G SA EDGE
5G sub-6 Ghz EV-DO(0.15/2.4 Mbit/s)
Built-in 5G modem GPRS
EDGE HSPA+
GPRS LTE Cat 20
HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s) UMTS(384 kbit/s)
LTE Cat 20
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Sony Xperia Pro price is $2500 and the Vivo iQOO 7 price tag is $586 (8 GB + 128 GB) or $648 (12 GB + 256 GB)

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