Vivo iQOO 7 vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro – Review, specifications and prices

The new Vivo iQOO 7 device has a 3 camera setup with a main lens of 48 MP, Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor chipset and a battery of 4000 mAh. On other side, the Apple iPhone 12 Pro also has awesome features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Vivo iQOO 7 Apple iPhone 12 Pro
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.62 in (inches) 6.1 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Apple A14 Bionic
Operating System OriginOS 11 for iQOO OriginOS 11 for iQOO
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels 1170 x 2532 pixels
RAM 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) 6 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes) 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes),512 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 48/13/13 MP 12/12/12/TOF MP
Front Camera 16 MP 12 MP
Battery 4000 mAh 2815 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Vivo iQOO 7 runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset and the 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. Running on OriginOS 11 for iQOO operating system.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 is a better chipset processor than the Apple A14 Bionic.

Meanwhile, the Apple iPhone 12 Pro has a Apple A14 Bionic, the second processor has a total of 6 cores composed by 2 cores of 2.65 GHz Firestorm and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Icestorm. It has a maximum CPU frequency of . Some other special features include 64 bit architecture and Next-generation Neural Engine. And it’s running on OriginOS 11 for iQOO OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Vivo iQOO 7 is carrying a Qualcomm Adreno 660,840 MHz (megahertz) gpu in the interior and the Apple iPhone 12 Pro has the Apple GPU,4 cores graphics processor.

Battery

The Vivo iQOO 7 battery capacity is 4000 mAh which is a 42% (percent) more powerful than the 2815 mAh offered by the Apple iPhone 12 Pro. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable, 2x 2000 mAh batteries, 120W Super FlashCharge and Super FlashCharge.
The Apple iPhone 12 Pro battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, MagSafe wireless charging – 15W, Qi wireless charging – 7.5W and USB Power Delivery 3.0.

Screen

The device is using a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2400 pixels and a screen size of 6.62 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Apple iPhone 12 Pro is featuring a OLED display with 1170 x 2532 pixels and a screen size of 6.1 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Vivo iQOO 7 is a 8.5% bigger than Apple iPhone 12 Pro screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Vivo iQOO 7 Apple iPhone 12 Pro
103% NTSC 1200 cd/m² peak brightness
120 Hz refresh rate 2000000:1
240 Hz touch sampling rate 800 cd/m² typical brightness
3D curved glass screen Capacitive
6000000:1 Ceramic Shield
Capacitive Dolby Vision
Hawkeye Display Enhancement 2.0 Haptic Touch
HDR10+ HDR10
Multi-touch Multi-touch
Scratch resistant Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
SGS Eye Care Display Certification Scratch resistant
Super Retina XDR
True tone display
Wide color display (P3)
Wide color gamut

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Vivo iQOO 7 is carrying a ram memory of 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel.

The Apple iPhone 12 Pro is coming with a 6 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Vivo iQOO 7 gives a 33.3% more ram memory capacity than Apple iPhone 12 Pro.

The maximum capacity offered by the Vivo iQOO 7 is 12 gigabytes ,which is a 100% bigger than the Apple iPhone 12 Pro with 6 gigabytes.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Vivo iQOO 7 comes with or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, both phones have the same storage capacity of 128 gigabytes.

The maximum storage capacity offered by the Vivo iQOO 7 is 256 gigabytes ,which is a 100% less than the Apple iPhone 12 Pro with 512 gigabytes

Apple iPhone 12 Pro gets you or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes) or 512 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Vivo iQOO 7 rear camera setup is composed by 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.

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Meanwhile the Apple iPhone 12 Pro rear camera comes with 4 lenses of 12/12/12/TOF MP , the flash type is LED , a pixel size of 1.7 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.6 f/2.4 f/2.2 respectively.

Vivo iQOO 7 Apple iPhone 12 Pro
2x optical zoom (#3) 1080p @ 240 fps
Angle of view – 120° (#2) 10x digital zoom (#2)
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) 2x optical zoom (#3)
Aperture size – f/3.4 (#3) 4x optical zoom range (#3)
Autofocus 5-element lens (#2)
Continuous shooting 6-element lens (#3)
Digital image stabilization Angle of view – 120° (#2)
Digital zoom Aperture size – f/2.2 (#3)
Exposure compensation Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
Face detection Autofocus
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 16 mm (#2) Cinematic video stabilization
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 50 mm (#3) Continuous autofocus
Geotagging Continuous shooting
HDR Digital zoom
ISO settings Dolby Vision HDR video recording
Macro mode Exposure compensation
Optical image stabilization Face detection
Optical zoom Geotagging
Panorama HDR
PDAF (#3) ISO settings
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) LiDAR scanner
Pixel size – 0.8 m (#3) Macro mode
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) Night Mode
RAW OIS (#3)
Scene mode Optical image stabilization
Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide angle) Optical zoom
Self-timer Panorama
Sensor size – 1/2.8″ (#3) Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Third rear camera – 13 MP (portrait) RAW
Touch focus Sapphire crystal lens cover
White balance settings Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 12 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
Self-timer
Third rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Vivo iQOO 7 comes with a 16 MP in the front.

The Apple iPhone 12 Pro has a 12 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Vivo iQOO 7 Apple iPhone 12 Pro
16 MP 1080p @ 120 fps
Aperture:f/2.0 12 MP
Face unlock Aperture:f/2.0.2
HDR Cinematic video stabilization
Sensor type:CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor) Deep Fusion
Digital image stabilization
Face detection
Face unlock
HDR
Night Mode
Sensor type:CMOS BSI (backside illumination)

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.

Vivo iQOO 7 Apple iPhone 12 Pro
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
Built-in 5G modem EDGE
EDGE EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s)
EV-DO(0.15/2.4 Mbit/s) Gigabit-class LTE with 2×2 MIMO and LAA
GPRS GPRS
HSPA+ HSPA+(5.76/ 42.2 Mbit/s)
LTE Cat 20 LTE
UMTS(384 kbit/s) LTE-A(500/1 Gbit/s)
TD-
TD-SCDMA
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Vivo iQOO 7 price is $586 (8 GB + 128 GB) or $648 (12 GB + 256 GB) and the Apple iPhone 12 Pro price tag is $999

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