iQoo Neo 3 5G vs Realme X50 Pro 5G: Which 5G Phone To Pick In 2020?
Can the new iQoo Neo 3 5G beat Realme X50 Pro 5G? Which 5G phone to buy in 2020? The just launched iQoo Neo 3 5G comes with top specs at an affordable pricing running on Snapdragon 865 SoC with 5G connectivity.
iQoo Neo 3 5G offers a 144Hz display, 4,500mAh battery, 44W fast-charging support, 48-megapixel rear camera setup and more.
Realme X50 Pro became the first 5G smartphone in India running on the top Snapdragon 865. X50 Pro 5G packs in a 64MP powered quad camera system with superfast 65W Super Dart charging support.
Here’s a quick comparison between iQoo Neo 3 5G and Realme X50 Pro 5G.
Display: iQoo Neo 3 5G vs Realme X50 Pro 5G
Realme X50 Pro 5G comes with a 6.44-inch Full HD+ display offering a screen resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels. The display offers a 90Hz refresh rate, with a complete glass body on the out protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
iQoo Neo 3 5G features a 6.57-inch Full HD+ display offering a screen resolution of 1,080 x 2,408 pixels. The iQoo Neo 3 display comes with a 144HZ refresh rate in an 20:9 aspect ratio.
iQoo Neo 3 5G packs a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.
Hardware, Storage: iQoo Neo 3 vs Realme X50 Pro
Under the hood, Realme X50 Pro 5G comes with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC. The Qualcomm flagship chip on the Realme device pairs with Adreno 650 GPU and up to 12GB of RAM.
Realme X50 Pro 5G comes in these storage units: 128GB and 256GB.
Similarly, iQoo 3 Neo 5G is also powered by the Snapdragon 865 SoC paired with up to 12GB RAM and up to 256GB of onboard storage, further expandable via a microSD card slot.
Cameras: iQoo Neo 3 5G vs Realme X50 Pro 5G
Coming to optics, Realme X50 Pro 5G has a quad rear camera setup at the back. The four camera system includes a 64-megapixel primary Samsung GW1 sensor with an f/1.8 aperture, which is a six-piece lens.
The quad camera setup further includes an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle sensor, 12-megapixel telephoto sensor and a 2-megapixel portrait camera.
Upfront, Realme X50 Pro 5G comes with a dual selfie camera setup featuring a 32-megapixel Sony IMX 616 primary sensor with an f/2.5 aperture and an 8-megapixel secondary ultra-wide-angle lens.
iQoo 3 Neo 5G pack in a triple camera system at the back. The three camera setup features a 48-megapixel primary sensor, an 8-megapixel wide-angle-lens and a 2-megapixel macro sensor.
The primary sensor camera sports an f/1.79 aperture lens, while the ultra-wide-angle lens and the macro lens have f/2.2 and f/2.4 aperture respectively.
Upfront, iQoo 3 Neo 5G dons a 16-megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture lens.
The iQoo 3 Neo 5G camera features include Night View, Portrait, slow motion, time-lapse photography, professional mode, AR cute shot, short video, PDAF, and smart image recognition.
Software, Connectivity: Realme X50 Pro vs iQoo Neo 3 5G
Realme X50 Pro 5G comes with the latest Android 10 with the latest Realme UI on top. It has UFS 3.0+ storage offering 5G on NSA/ SA and mainstream bands, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.1 with a USB Type-C port.
iQoo 3 Neo 5G runs on its own interface, the iQoo UI. It is based on Android 10, the same as iQoo 3.
Coming to connectivity features, iQoo 3 Neo 5G include 5G support, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, and USB Type-C port.
Battery, Fast Charging: iQoo Neo 3 5G vs Realme X50 Pro 5G
Realme X50 Pro 5G packs a sizable 4,200mAh battery with the superfast 65W Super Dart charging. It’s one the fastest charging technology offered on a smartphone, with a superfast charging capability of recharging the whole device is less than 25 minutes.
In comparison, iQoo 3 Neo 5G comes with a 4,500mAh battery with support for 44W fast-charging technology.
Pricing, Availability: iQoo Neo 3 5G vs Realme X50 Pro 5G
Realme X50 Pro 5G price in India now starts at Rs 39,999 (post GST hike on mobiles) for the base model with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage variant. The mid-end 8GB RAM with 128GB storage model is priced at Rs 41,999, and the top 12GB RAM model with 256GB storage is priced at Rs 47,999.
Realme X50 Pro 5G in India is available in two colour options: Mass Green and Rust Red via Flipkart and Realme.com.
iQoo Neo 3 5G price in China starts at CYN 2,698 (around Rs 28,900) for the base model with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage. The mid-end model costs CNY 2,998 (around Rs 32,100) with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. Rs 32,100 based on the current exchange rate.
Finally, the other two 12GB RAM models come with 128GB and 256GB storage respectively priced at CNY 3,298 (around Rs 35,430) and CNY 3,398 (around Rs 36,550). iQoo Neo 3 5G India launch is expected soon, probably in a few weeks from now. iQoo Neo 3 5G price in India may start under 30,000 INR.