Vivo X60 Pro vs Asus ROG Phone 3 – Review, specifications and prices

The new Vivo X60 Pro phone 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 Asus ROG Phone 3 also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Vivo X60 Pro Asus ROG Phone 3
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.56 in (inches) 6.59 in (inches)
Processor Samsung Exynos 1080 Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus
Operating System OriginOS 1.0 (Android 11) OriginOS 1.0 (Android 11)
Resolution 1080 x 2376 pixels 1080 x 2340 pixels
RAM 12 GB (gigabytes) 12 GB (gigabytes) or 16 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 256 GB (gigabytes) 512 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 48/13/13/8 MP 64/13/5 MP
Front Camera 32 MP 24 MP
Battery 4200 mAh 6000 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 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 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 Asus ROG Phone 3 has the Qualcomm Adreno 650 graphics processor.

Battery

The Vivo X60 Pro battery capacity is 4200 mAh which is a 42.8% (percent) less powerful than the 6000 mAh offered by the Asus ROG Phone 3. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable, 33W and Vivo FlashCharge.
The Asus ROG Phone 3 battery include Fast charging, Non-removable, 10W reverse wired charging and Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.0.

Screen

The device is using a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2376 pixels and a screen size of 6.56 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 X60 Pro is a 0.4% smaller than Asus ROG Phone 3 screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Vivo X60 Pro Asus ROG Phone 3
120 Hz refresh rate 1 ms response time
240 Hz touch sampling rate 1000000:1 contrast ratio
3D curved glass screen 108.8% NTSC
6000000:1 113.3% DCI-P3
Capacitive 144 Hz refresh rate
HDR10 153.7% sRGB
HDR10+ 2.5D curved glass screen
Multi-touch 25 ms touch latency
Scratch resistant 270 Hz touch sampling rate
650 cd/m² outdoor brightness
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 X60 Pro is carrying a ram memory of 12 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X 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, both phones have the same ram capacity of 12 gigabytes.

The maximum ram capacity offered by the Vivo X60 Pro 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 X60 Pro comes with or 256 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, the Vivo X60 Pro gives a 100% more storage memory capacity than Asus ROG Phone 3.

Asus ROG Phone 3 gets you 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 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.

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Vivo X60 Pro Asus ROG Phone 3
4-axis OIS 1080p @ 240 fps
60x super zoom (#4) 2160p @ 120 fps
Angle of view – 120° (#3) 3-axis electronic image stabilization
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#3) 720p @ 480 fps
Aperture size – f/2.46 (#2) Angle of view – 125° (#2)
Aperture size – f/3.4 (#4) Aperture size – f/2.0 (#3)
Autofocus Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
Closed loop motor Autofocus
Continuous shooting Continuous shooting
Digital image stabilization Digital image stabilization
Digital zoom Digital zoom
Exposure compensation Exposure compensation
Face detection Face detection
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 50 mm (#2) Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 11 mm (#2)
Fourth rear camera – 8 MP (periscope telephoto) Geotagging
Geotagging HDR
HDR ISO settings
ISO settings Optical image stabilization
Optical image stabilization Panorama
Optical zoom Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Panorama Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Pro Video Mode
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) RAW
Scene mode Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (telephoto) Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Self-timer Self-timer
Third rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide-angle) Third rear camera – 5 MP (macro)
Touch focus Touch focus
White balance settings White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Vivo X60 Pro comes with a 32 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 X60 Pro Asus ROG Phone 3
32 MP HDR
Aperture:f/2.0.45 24 MP
Face unlock Aperture:f/2.0
Mechanical pop-up camera Face unlock
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) Panorama
Pixel size:0.8 µm /0.000800 mm
Sensor model:Samsung S5KGD1
Sensor type – ISOCELL Slim
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 X60 Pro Asus ROG Phone 3
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
Built-in 5G Modem Built-in 5G modem
EDGE EDGE
GPRS GPRS
HSPA+ HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
LTE LTE Cat 20
TD-SCDMA TD-
TD-SCDMA
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Vivo X60 Pro price is $600 (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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