Vivo X60 Pro vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max – Review, specifications and prices

The new Vivo X60 Pro device has a 4 camera setup with a main lens of 48 MP, Samsung Exynos 1080 processor chipset and a battery of 4200 mAh. On other side, the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Vivo X60 Pro Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.56 in (inches) 6.7 in (inches)
Processor Samsung Exynos 1080 Apple A14 Bionic
Operating System OriginOS 1.0 (Android 11) OriginOS 1.0 (Android 11)
Resolution 1080 x 2376 pixels 1284 x 2778 pixels
RAM 12 GB (gigabytes) 6 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 256 GB (gigabytes) 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes),512 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 48/13/13/8 MP 12/12/12/TOF MP
Front Camera 32 MP 12 MP
Battery 4200 mAh 3687 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Vivo X60 Pro runs on Samsung Exynos 1080 chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.8 GHz Cortex-A78, 3 cores of 2.6 GHz Cortex-A78 and 4 cores of 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2800 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. Running on OriginOS 1.0 (Android 11) operating system.

The Samsung Exynos 1080 is a less powerful chipset processor than the Apple A14 Bionic.

Meanwhile, the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max 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 1.0 (Android 11) OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Vivo X60 Pro is carrying a ARM Mali-G78,10 cores gpu in the interior and the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max has the Apple GPU,4 cores graphics processor.

Battery

The Vivo X60 Pro battery capacity is 4200 mAh which is a 13.9% (percent) more powerful than the 3687 mAh offered by the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable, 33W and Vivo FlashCharge.
The Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max 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 smartphone is using a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2376 pixels and a screen size of 6.56 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max is featuring a OLED display with 1284 x 2778 pixels and a screen size of 6.7 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Vivo X60 Pro is a 2.1% smaller than Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Vivo X60 Pro Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
120 Hz refresh rate 1200 cd/m² peak brightness
240 Hz touch sampling rate 2000000:1
3D curved glass screen 800 cd/m² typical brightness
6000000:1 Capacitive
Capacitive Ceramic Shield
HDR10 Display manufacturer – Samsung
HDR10+ Dolby Vision
Multi-touch Haptic Touch
Scratch resistant HDR10
Multi-touch
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
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 X60 Pro is carrying a ram memory of 12 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.

The Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max 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 X60 Pro gives a 100% more ram memory capacity than Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Vivo X60 Pro comes with or 256 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, the Vivo X60 Pro gives a 100% more storage memory capacity than Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max.

The maximum storage capacity offered by the Vivo X60 Pro is 256 gigabytes ,which is a 100% less than the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max with 512 gigabytes

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

Rear Camera

The Vivo X60 Pro rear camera setup is composed by 4 lenses of 48/13/13/8 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length:26.4 mm , carrying a sensor like Sony IMX598 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.5 f/2.5 f/2.2 f/3.4 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max rear camera comes with 4 lenses of 12/12/12/TOF MP , the flash type is LED , a focal length (35 mm) of 26 mm , a pixel size of 1.7 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.6 f/2.4 f/2.2 respectively.

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Vivo X60 Pro Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
4-axis OIS 1080p @ 240 fps
60x super zoom (#4) 10x digital zoom (#2)
Angle of view – 120° (#3) 2.5x optical zoom (#3)
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#3) 5-element lens (#2)
Aperture size – f/2.46 (#2) 5x optical zoom range (#3)
Aperture size – f/3.4 (#4) 6-element lens (#3)
Autofocus Angle of view – 120° (#2)
Closed loop motor Aperture size – f/2.2 (#3)
Continuous shooting Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
Digital image stabilization Autofocus
Digital zoom Continuous autofocus
Exposure compensation Continuous shooting
Face detection Digital zoom
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 50 mm (#2) Dolby Vision HDR video recording
Fourth rear camera – 8 MP (periscope telephoto) Exposure compensation
Geotagging Face detection
HDR Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 13 mm (#2)
ISO settings Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 65 mm (#3)
Optical image stabilization Geotagging
Optical zoom HDR
Panorama ISO settings
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) LiDAR scanner (ToF 3D depth)
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) Macro mode
Scene mode Night Mode
Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (telephoto) OIS (#3)
Self-timer Optical image stabilization
Third rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide-angle) Optical zoom
Touch focus Panorama
White balance settings PDAF (#3)
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Pixel size – 1.0 m (#3)
RAW
Sapphire crystal lens cover
Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 12 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
Self-timer
Sensor size – 1/3.4″ (#3)
Sensor size – 1/3.6″ (#2)
Sensor-shift OIS
Third rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Vivo X60 Pro comes with a 32 MP in the front.

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

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Vivo X60 Pro Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
32 MP 1080p @ 120 fps
Aperture:f/2.0.45 12 MP
Face unlock Aperture:f/2.2
Mechanical pop-up camera Cinematic video stabilization
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) Deep Fusion
Pixel size:0.8 µm /0.000800 mm Digital image stabilization
Sensor model:Samsung S5KGD1 Face detection
Sensor type – ISOCELL Slim Face unlock
Sensor type:ISOCELL 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 X60 Pro Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
Built-in 5G Modem EDGE
EDGE EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s)
GPRS Gigabit-class LTE with 2×2 MIMO and LAA
HSPA+ GPRS
LTE HSPA+(5.76/ 42.2 Mbit/s)
TD-SCDMA LTE
LTE-A(500/1 Gbit/s)
TD-
TD-SCDMA
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Vivo X60 Pro price is $600 (12 GB + 256 GB) and the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max price tag is $1300

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