Vivo iQOO 7 vs Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ – Review, specifications and prices

The new Vivo iQOO 7 phone 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 Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Vivo iQOO 7 Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.62 in (inches) 6.76 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 9000
Operating System OriginOS 11 for iQOO OriginOS 11 for iQOO
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels 1344 x 2772 pixels
RAM 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) 12 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes) 256 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 48/13/13 MP 50/20/12/8/TOF MP
Front Camera 16 MP 13 MP
Battery 4000 mAh 4400 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 Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 9000.

Meanwhile, the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ has a Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 9000, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 3.13 GHz ARM Cortex-A77, 3 cores of 2.54 GHz ARM Cortex-A77 and 4 cores of 2.05 GHz ARM Cortex-A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 3130 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. 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 Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ has the ARM Mali-G78,24 cores graphics processor.

Battery

The Vivo iQOO 7 battery capacity is 4000 mAh which is a 10% (percent) less powerful than the 4400 mAh offered by the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable, 2x 2000 mAh batteries, 120W Super FlashCharge and Super FlashCharge.
The Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, 50W Wireless Huawei SuperCharge and Huawei SuperCharge.

Screen

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

Meanwhile the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ is featuring a Flex OLED display with 1344 x 2772 pixels and a screen size of 6.76 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Vivo iQOO 7 is a 2.1% smaller than Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Vivo iQOO 7 Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
103% NTSC 240Hz touch sampling rate
120 Hz refresh rate 88° Overflow Display
240 Hz touch sampling rate 90Hz refresh rate
3D curved glass screen Capacitive
6000000:1 Corning Gorilla Glass
Capacitive DCI-P3
Hawkeye Display Enhancement 2.0 HDR10+
HDR10+ Multi-touch
Multi-touch Scratch resistant
Scratch resistant
SGS Eye Care Display Certification

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 Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ is coming with a 12 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Vivo iQOO 7 gives a 50% more ram memory capacity than Huawei Mate 40 Pro+.

At the more expensive edition, both handset present the same ram capacity:12 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 100% more storage memory capacity than Huawei Mate 40 Pro+.

At the more expensive edition, both smartphones present the same built-in storage capacity:256 gigabytes.

Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ gets you or 256 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 Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ rear camera comes with 5 lenses of 50/20/12/8/TOF MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length 35 mm:23 mm and aperture lens of f/1.9 f/1.8 f/2.4 f/4.4 respectively.

Vivo iQOO 7 Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
2x optical zoom (#3) 100x digital zoom (#4)
Angle of view – 120° (#2) 10x optical zoom (#4)
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) 20x hybrid zoom (#4)
Aperture size – f/3.4 (#3) 720p @ 3840 fps
Autofocus Aperture size – f/1.8 (#2)
Continuous shooting Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
Digital image stabilization Aperture size – f/4.4 (#4)
Digital zoom Autofocus
Exposure compensation Color Temperature Sensor
Face detection Continuous shooting
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 16 mm (#2) Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 50 mm (#3) Digital image stabilization
Geotagging Digital zoom
HDR Exposure compensation
ISO settings Face detection
Macro mode Fifth rear camera – TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera (depth sensing)
Optical image stabilization Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 14 mm (#2)
Optical zoom Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 240 mm (#4)
Panorama Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 70 mm (#3)
PDAF (#3) Fourth rear camera – 8MP (telephoto)
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Geotagging
Pixel size – 0.8 m (#3) HDR
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) ISO settings
RAW Laser autofocus (LAF)
Scene mode Leica camera
Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide angle) Macro mode
Self-timer Octa Phase Detection AF
Sensor size – 1/2.8″ (#3) OIS (#3)
Third rear camera – 13 MP (portrait) OIS (#4)
Touch focus Optical image stabilization
White balance settings Optical zoom
Panorama
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
RYYB sensor
Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 20 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Self-timer
Third rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto)
Touch focus
UltraVision camera
Vario-Summilux-H lens
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

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

The Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ has a 13 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Vivo iQOO 7 Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
16 MP 1080p @ 240fps
Aperture:f/2.0 13 MP
Face unlock Aperture:f/2.4
HDR Face unlock
Sensor type:CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor) HDR
Secondary front camera – TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera (depth sensing)
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 Huawei Mate 40 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) GPRS
GPRS HSPA+
HSPA+ LTE Cat 21
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 Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ price tag is $1450

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