OnePlus launched its newest phone, the , Tuesday. With a 90Hz OLED display and a pop-up selfie camera, the new phone is a massive upgrade from last year’s 6T. It starts out at $670, $80 less than Apple‘s iPhone XR and Samsung’s . The OnePlus 7 Pro shows how much the Chinese phone maker can flex its chops and still offer a great value in terms of design and features. But is it worth it?
Out of the three phones, the OnePlus is the only one with a 90Hz OLED screen, which makes animations look smoother and text look sharper. It should be an incredible phone for mobile gaming. The Apple and Samsung phones have displays with a 60-Hz refresh rate, by comparison.
In terms of size, the OnePlus has a 6.67-inch screen, the largest of the three and with the highest resolution. Thehas a 6.1-inch LCD display and the Galaxy S10E has a 5.8-inch OLED screen.
The iPhone XR and Galaxy S10E offer wireless charging and have bodies that are rated for dust and water resistance. The iPhone has a IP67 rating while the Galaxy is rated at iP68. The OnePlus 7 Pro lacks both of those features.
The OnePlus 7 Pro has triple rear cameras one of which can capture 48-megapixel photos. The Galaxy S10 has a dual rear camera one with a 12-megapixel and the other a 16-megapixel sensor. The iPhone XR just has a single 12-megapixel rear camera.
All three phones are amazing in their own right, but check out the specs of the OnePlus 7 Pro, iPhone XR and Galaxy S10E below to see how they compare to each other.
OnePlus 7 Pro specs vs. iPhone XR, Galaxy S10E
|OnePlus 7 Pro||iPhone XR||Samsung Galaxy S10E|
|Display size, resolution||6.67-inch AMOLED; 3,120×1,440-pixels||6.1-inch LCD; 1,792×828 pixels||5.8-inch AMOLED; 2,280×1,080-pixels|
|Dimensions (Inches)||6.4×2.99×0.35 in||5.9×3.0x0.33 in||5.6×2.8×0.27 in|
|Dimensions (Millimeters)||162.6×75.9×8.8 mm||150.9×75.7×8.3 mm||142x70x7.9 mm|
|Weight (Ounces, Grams)||7.27 oz; 206g||6.8 oz; 194g||5.3 oz.; 150g|
|Mobile software||Android 9.0 with OxygenOS||iOS 12||Android 9.0 with Samsung One UI|
|Camera||48-megapixel (standard), 8-megapixel (telephoto), 16-megapixel (ultra wide-angle)||Single 12-megapixel||12-megapixel (wide-angle), 16-megapixel (ultra wide-angle)|
|Front-facing camera||16-megapixel||7-megapixel with Face ID||10-megapixel|
|Processor||2.84GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855||Apple A12 Bionic||Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855|
|Storage||128GB, 256GB||64GB, 128GB, 256GB||128GB, 256GB|
|RAM||6GB, 8GB, 12GB||Not disclosed||6GB, 8GB|
|Expandable storage||Yes||None||Up to 512GB|
|Battery||4,000-mAh||Not disclosed, but Apple claims it will last 90 min. longer than iPhone 8 Plus||3,100-mAh|
|Fingerprint sensor||In-screen (optical)||None (Face ID)||Power button|
|Special features||90Hz display, pop-up selfie camera, dual-SIM, Warp Charging||Water-resistant: IP67, dual-SIM capabilities (nano-SIM and e-SIM); wireless charging; Face ID; Memoji||Wireless PowerShare; hole punch screen notch; water resistant (IP68); Fast Wireless Charging 2.0|
|Price off-contract (USD)||$670 (128GB)||$749 (64GB), $799 (128GB), $899 (256GB)||$750|