Oppo F9 Pro and Vivo V11 are Oppo and Vivo’s latest smartphones in India, respectively. Both of these Chinese phone makers are owned by the same parent brand, BBK Electronics. Key highlights of the Oppo F9 Pro include VOOC fast charging, a 25-megapixel front camera, a waterdrop display notch, and 6GB of RAM. Key highlights of the Vivo V11 include a similar waterdrop notch, a vertically stacked pair of dual cameras, and 18W charging support. With prices strikingly close to each other, it becomes a little confusing for the layman to differentiate between the two smartphones. So let’s compare the Oppo F9 Pro price in India and specifications with those of the new Vivo V11.
Oppo F9 Pro price in India is set at Rs. 23,990 for the lone 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant, and the handset is available in Starry Purple, Sunrise Red, and Twilight Blue colour options. The phone is available across Flipkart, Amazon.in, Paytm Mall, and select offline stores in India. On the other hand, the Vivo V11 is priced at Rs. 22,990 in India and is available on Vivo E-Store, Flipkart, and select offline stores starting September 27. Colour options include Nebula Purple and Starry Night.
The Oppo F9 Pro and Vivo V11 both come with support for dual SIM cards. The Oppo F9 Pro sports a 6.3-inch full-HD+ (1080x2340 pixels) display panel with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio, while the Vivo V11 bears the same 6.3-inch panel with a resolution of 1080x2280 pixels and an aspect ratio of 19:9. Both these smartphones run Android 8.1 Oreo; however, the Oppo F9 Pro runs the custom ColorOS 5.2 and the Vivo V11 has FunTouch OS 4.5.
Both of these smartphones are powered by MediaTek’s Helio P60 SoC. Oppo F9 Pro offers only a 6GB RAM option along with 64GB internal storage configuration. On the other hand, the Vivo V11 comes with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage. Internal storage on both of these smartphones is expandable via microSD cards (up to 256GB).
In terms of optics, both of these handsets come with dual rear camera setups, however the one on the Oppo F9 Pro is horizontally stacked and the one on the Vivo V11 is aligned vertically. The Oppo F9 Pro sports a 16-megapixel primary sensor, with f/1.8 aperture, and a 2-megapixel sensor with f/2.4 aperture. The Vivo V11 gets a 16-megapixel primary sensor and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor on the back. As for selfies, the Oppo F9 Pro offers a 25-megapixel front camera sensor. The Vivo V11 also sports a similar 25-megapixel selfie camera with AI-based features.
Oppo F9 Pro packs in a 3,500mAh battery under the hood, with support for the brand’s VOOC fast charging technology. The Vivo V11 is backed by a slightly smaller 3,315mAh battery unit with support for 18W quick charging. Both have a fingerprint sensor on the back, and come with support for software-based face unlock capabilities.
In terms of connectivity, the Oppo F9 Pro has 4G VoLTE (on both SIM card slots), Wi-Fi 802.11ac, GPS/ A-GPS, Bluetooth v4.2, a Micro-USB port with OTG support, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The Vivo V11 gets 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
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|Release date||September 1, 2018||August 1, 2018|
|Launched in India||Yes||Yes|
|Dimensions (mm)||157.90 x 75.00 x 7.90||156.70 x 74.00 x 7.90|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||3315||3500|
|Colours||Nebula and Starry Night||Sunrise Red, Twilight Blue, Starry Purple|
|Screen size (inches)||6.30||6.30|
|Resolution||1080x2340 pixels||1080x2340 pixels|
|Processor make||MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771)||MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771)|
|Dedicated microSD slot||Yes||Yes|
|Expandable storage type||-||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||-||256|
|Rear camera||16-megapixel + 5-megapixel||16-megapixel (f/1.8) + 2-megapixel (f/2.4)|
|Front camera||25-megapixel||25-megapixel (f/2.0)|
|Operating system||Android 8.1 Oreo||Android Oreo|
|Skin||Funtouch OS 4.5||Color OS 5.2|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 ac||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 5.00||Yes, v 4.20|
|Number of SIMs||2||2|
|Ambient light sensor||-||Yes|