Vivo iQOO 7 vs Asus ROG Phone 3 – Review, specifications and prices

The new Vivo iQOO 7 handset 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 Asus ROG Phone 3 also has awesome features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Vivo iQOO 7 Asus ROG Phone 3
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.62 in (inches) 6.59 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus
Operating System OriginOS 11 for iQOO OriginOS 11 for iQOO
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels 1080 x 2340 pixels
RAM 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) 12 GB (gigabytes) or 16 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes) 512 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 48/13/13 MP 64/13/5 MP
Front Camera 16 MP 24 MP
Battery 4000 mAh 6000 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 Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus.

Meanwhile, the Asus ROG Phone 3 has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 3.09 GHz Kryo 485, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Kryo 485 and 4 cores of 1.80 GHz Kryo 485. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 3090 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture,GameCool 3 cooling system,3D vapor chamber,Large graphite film and 6x larger heat sink. 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 Asus ROG Phone 3 has the Qualcomm Adreno 650 graphics processor.

Battery

The Vivo iQOO 7 battery capacity is 4000 mAh which is a 50% (percent) less powerful than the 6000 mAh offered by the Asus ROG Phone 3. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable, 2x 2000 mAh batteries, 120W Super FlashCharge and Super FlashCharge.
The Asus ROG Phone 3 battery include Fast charging, Non-removable, 10W reverse wired charging and Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.0.

Screen

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

Meanwhile the Asus ROG Phone 3 is featuring a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.59 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Vivo iQOO 7 is a 0.4% bigger than Asus ROG Phone 3 screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Vivo iQOO 7 Asus ROG Phone 3
103% NTSC 1 ms response time
120 Hz refresh rate 1000000:1 contrast ratio
240 Hz touch sampling rate 108.8% NTSC
3D curved glass screen 113.3% DCI-P3
6000000:1 144 Hz refresh rate
Capacitive 153.7% sRGB
Hawkeye Display Enhancement 2.0 2.5D curved glass screen
HDR10+ 25 ms touch latency
Multi-touch 270 Hz touch sampling rate
Scratch resistant 650 cd/m² outdoor brightness
SGS Eye Care Display Certification Always-On Display
Bluelight Filter
Capacitive
Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Delta-E < 1
HDR10
HDR10+
Multi-touch
Peak brightness – 1000 cd/m²
Scratch resistant
Supports glove touch
TÜV Rheinland Certified

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 Asus ROG Phone 3 is coming with a 12 GB (gigabytes) or 16 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like LPDDR5 and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Vivo iQOO 7 gives a 50% more ram memory capacity than Asus ROG Phone 3.

The maximum ram capacity offered by the Vivo iQOO 7 is 12 gigabytes ,which is a 33.33% smaller than the Asus ROG Phone 3 with 16 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, the Vivo iQOO 7 gives a 300% more storage memory capacity than Asus ROG Phone 3.

The maximum storage capacity offered by the Vivo iQOO 7 is 256 gigabytes ,which is a 100% less than the Asus ROG Phone 3 with 512 gigabytes

Asus ROG Phone 3 gets you 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 Asus ROG Phone 3 rear camera comes with 3 lenses of 64/13/5 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length (35 mm) of 26.6 mm , carrying sensor like Sony IMX686 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.4 f/2.0 respectively.

Vivo iQOO 7 Asus ROG Phone 3
2x optical zoom (#3) 1080p @ 240 fps
Angle of view – 120° (#2) 2160p @ 120 fps
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) 3-axis electronic image stabilization
Aperture size – f/3.4 (#3) 720p @ 480 fps
Autofocus Angle of view – 125° (#2)
Continuous shooting Aperture size – f/2.0 (#3)
Digital image stabilization Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
Digital zoom Autofocus
Exposure compensation Continuous shooting
Face detection Digital image stabilization
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 16 mm (#2) Digital zoom
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 50 mm (#3) Exposure compensation
Geotagging Face detection
HDR Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 11 mm (#2)
ISO settings Geotagging
Macro mode HDR
Optical image stabilization ISO settings
Optical zoom Optical image stabilization
Panorama Panorama
PDAF (#3) Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Pixel size – 0.8 m (#3) Pro Video Mode
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) RAW
RAW Scene mode
Scene mode Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide angle) Self-timer
Self-timer Third rear camera – 5 MP (macro)
Sensor size – 1/2.8″ (#3) Touch focus
Third rear camera – 13 MP (portrait) White balance settings
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

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

The Asus ROG Phone 3 has a 24 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Vivo iQOO 7 Asus ROG Phone 3
16 MP HDR
Aperture:f/2.0 24 MP
Face unlock Aperture:f/2.0
HDR Face unlock
Sensor type:CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor) Panorama

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 Asus ROG Phone 3
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
Built-in 5G modem Built-in 5G modem
EDGE EDGE
EV-DO(0.15/2.4 Mbit/s) GPRS
GPRS HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
HSPA+ LTE Cat 20
LTE Cat 20 TD-
UMTS(384 kbit/s) 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 Asus ROG Phone 3 price tag is $1050 (12 GB + 512 GB) or $1150 (16 GB + 512 GB)

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