Vivo iQOO 7 vs Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra – 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 Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Vivo iQOO 7 Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.62 in (inches) 6.67 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
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) 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) or 16 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes) 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes),512 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 48/13/13 MP 48/48/20/12 MP
Front Camera 16 MP 20 MP
Battery 4000 mAh 4500 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.

Meanwhile, the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865, the second 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,5th Gen AI Engine,Game Turbo 4.0,LiquidCool 2.0 Vapor Chamber,6-stack graphite layer and Graphene layer. 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 Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra has the Qualcomm Adreno 650,587 MHz (megahertz) graphics processor.

Battery

The Vivo iQOO 7 battery capacity is 4000 mAh which is a 12.5% (percent) less powerful than the 4500 mAh offered by the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable, 2x 2000 mAh batteries, 120W Super FlashCharge and Super FlashCharge.
The Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Dual Cell battery, 120W fast charging, 50W wireless charging, 10W reverse wireless charging and TÜV Rheinland 3.0 certification for fast charging.

Screen

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

Meanwhile the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra is featuring a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.67 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Vivo iQOO 7 is a 0.7% smaller than Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Vivo iQOO 7 Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra
103% NTSC 100% DCI-P3
120 Hz refresh rate 120Hz refresh rate
240 Hz touch sampling rate 240Hz touch sampling rate
3D curved glass screen 3D curved glass screen
6000000:1 5M:1 dynamic contrast ratio
Capacitive Capacitive
Hawkeye Display Enhancement 2.0 Corning Gorilla Glass 5
HDR10+ Delta-E <1
Multi-touch Display manufacturer – CSOT (TCL)
Scratch resistant JNCD <0.63
SGS Eye Care Display Certification Multi-touch
Peak brightness – 1120 cd/m²
Scratch resistant
TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certification
Typical brightness – 800 cd/m²

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 Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra is coming with a 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) or 16 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 Vivo iQOO 7 is 12 gigabytes ,which is a 33.33% smaller than the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra 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, 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 Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra with 512 gigabytes

Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra 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 Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra rear camera comes with 4 lenses of 48/48/20/12 MP , the flash type is Triple LED , a focal length (35 mm) of 12 mm (#3) , carrying sensor like Samsung S5K3T2 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.9 f/4.1 f/2.2 f/2.0 respectively.

Vivo iQOO 7 Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra
2x optical zoom (#3) 120x digital zoom (#2)
Angle of view – 120° (#2) 2.5 cm shooting distance for macro (#3)
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) 2x optical zoom (#4)
Aperture size – f/3.4 (#3) 5-element lens (#2)
Autofocus 5x optical zoom (#2)
Continuous shooting 6-element lens (#4)
Digital image stabilization 7-element lens (#3)
Digital zoom AI 2.0
Exposure compensation Angle of view – 128° (#3)
Face detection Autofocus
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 16 mm (#2) Continuous autofocus
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 50 mm (#3) Digital image stabilization
Geotagging Digital zoom
HDR Dual Native ISO technology
ISO settings Dual Phase Detection AF (#4)
Macro mode Exposure compensation
Optical image stabilization Face detection
Optical zoom Face unlock
Panorama Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 12 mm (#3)
PDAF (#3) Fourth rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto portrait)
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 Night Mode 2.0
Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide angle) Optical image stabilization
Self-timer Optical zoom
Sensor size – 1/2.8″ (#3) Panorama
Third rear camera – 13 MP (portrait) Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Touch focus Pixel size – 1.4 m (#4)
White balance settings Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) (#2)
Pixel size – 2.4 m (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 48 MP (periscope telephoto)
Self-timer
Third rear camera – 20 MP (ultra-wide-angle and macrp)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

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

The Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra has a 20 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Vivo iQOO 7 Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra
16 MP 20 MP
Aperture:f/2.0 Angle of view – 117°
Face unlock Aperture:f/2.2
HDR Face unlock
Sensor type:CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor) HDR
Pixel size:0.8 µm /0.000800 mm
Sensor model:Samsung S5K3T2
Sensor type:ISOCELL

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 Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
Built-in 5G modem EDGE
EDGE GPRS
EV-DO(0.15/2.4 Mbit/s) HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
GPRS LTE Cat 20
HSPA+ Snapdragon X55 modem
LTE Cat 20 UMTS(384 kbit/s)
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Vivo iQOO 7 price is $586 (8 GB + 128 GB) or $648 (12 GB + 256 GB) and the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra price tag is $700

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