Vivo V17 is all set to go on sale in India starting December 17 via Amazon, Flipkart, and the official Vivo India e-store. The key features on the smartphone include a hole-punch display design, an L-shaped quad rear camera setup, an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SoC, among others. On the competition front in India, Vivo V17 is up against Huawei Nova 5z. News Nation brings to you the comparison between Vivo V17 and Huawei Nova 5z on the basis of specifications, features, and price.
V17 features a 6.44-inch full-HD+ (1080x2400 pixels) E3 Super AMOLED iView Display that has 20:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone supports dual-SIM (Nano) technology and Android 9 Pie with Funtouch OS 9.2. The device is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SoC, paired with 8GB of RAM.
On the imaging front, Vivo V17 comes equipped with an L-shaped quad rear camera setup that houses a 48-megapixel primary sensor that has an f/1.8 lens on top. The rear camera setup further includes 8-megapixel secondary sensor with an f/2.2 lens, 2-megapixel tertiary sensor with an f/2.4 lens for bokeh effect, and a 2-megapixel quaternary sensor with an f/2.4 macro lens. On the front, there is a 32-megapixel selfie camera that is backed by an f/2.45 lens.
Vivo V17 has 128GB of onboard storage. Connectivity options on the phone include 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/A-GPS, and a USB Type-C port. The device also has an in-display fingerprint sensor. It packs a 4,500mAh battery. The smartphone also comes preloaded with features such as a Multi-Turbo mode, Voice Changer, and AR Stickers.
The price for Vivo V17 in India has been set at Rs 22,990 for the lone 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. The smartphone comes in Midnight Ocean (Black) and Glacier Ice (White) colour options.
Huawei Nova 5z
Huawei Nova 5z sports a 6.26-inch full-HD+ (1080x2340 pixels) display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio and DCI-P3 wide colour gamut. The smartphone supports dual-SIM (Nano) connectivity and runs Android 9 Pie with EMUI 9.1. The phone is powered by an octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 810 SoC, paired with up to 8GB of RAM and 64GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded via microSD card (up to 256GB).
On the imaging front, Huawei Nova 5z comes equipped with quad-rear camera setup that houses 48-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.8 aperture; a second 8-megapixel camera; a third 2-megapixel camera and a fourth 2-megapixel shooter. The rear camera setup has phase detection autofocus. It sports a 32-megapixel camera on the front for selfies, with an f/2.0 aperture.
Connectivity options on the Huawei Nova 5z include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v5.00, USB Type-C, 3G, and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India) with active 4G on both SIM cards. Sensors on the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, compass/ magnetometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and fingerprint sensor. The Huawei Nova 5z supports face unlock.
Huawei Nova 5z measures 156.10 x 73.90 x 8.30mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 178.00 grams. It was launched in Green, Blue, and Black colours. Huawei Nova 5z packs a 4000mAh battery. The price for Huawei Nova 5z in India is expected to range between Rs 16,000 to Rs 18,000.