Honor has unveiled its two new smartphones Honor 9X and Honor 9X Pro in China. Also in India, it will launch them soon. Both phones arrive with the strongest specification like display, battery, processor, camera and many more features. These are the first smartphones to come with recently announced Kinin 810 chipset. This chipset beats flagship range chipsets in AI scores and all mid-range chipsets in benchmarking scores. With this chipset, these phones will perform very well.
On the other side, Realme X is also available in the market to get competition from these smartphones. It also features a better display, battery, camera, and many more features. Here we will compare Honor 9X vs Realme X – features, specs and prices and try to find out how they perform against each other. Let’s tell you that which phone will better for you in Honor 9X and Realme X. Click here to buy Realme X.
Honor 9X vs Realme X Display and Design
Starting the comparison with the display of Honor 9X, it ships with a 6.59 inch LTPS IPS LCD which has a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixel and aspect ratio of 19.5:9. It doesn’t feature any display Notch or punch-hole for the front camera because of the pup-up selfie camera. Also, it features an under-display fingerprint scanner instead of the rear. While on the rear panel it features a dual-camera setup with LED flash, gradient design, and Honor’s branding.
On the other hand, Realme X features a 6.53 inch AMOLED display which comes with a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels and aspect ratio of 19.5:9 as well as Corning Gorilla Glass 5’s protection. It also features a pop-up selfie camera and an in-display fingerprint scanner. On the back panel, Realme X also features a dual-camera setup with LED flash and Realme’s branding.
In terms of display, both are almost the same while the design of Honor 9X is quite better compared to Realme X.
Honor 9X vs Realme X Performance
Now speaking of performance, Honor 9X runs on Android 9 Pie-based EMUI 9.1. It is paired with the latest flagship-killer chipset HiSilicon Kirin 810 Octa-Core chipset working on the 7nm fabrication process and Mali-G52 GPU for graphical tasks.
It features 4GB and 6GB RAM, with 4GB RAM you get 64GB storage and 64GB or 128GB storage with 6GB RAM. It is upgradeable up to 512GB with a microSD card.
To boot-up the phone, it gets power from a 4,000 mAh battery which is provided on this phone. It charges with Type-C 2.0 port.
At the same time, Realme X works on Android 9.0 Pie-based Color OS 6. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 Octa-Core chipset with Adreno 616 GPU.
It features 4GB and 6GB of RAM, with 128GB internal storage. It doesn’t feature any SD card slot.
To give power to the phone, it got a 3,765 mAh battery with 20W VOOC 3.0 fast charging.
In terms of performance, there is no comparison of both of these smartphones because Honor 9X has a bigger battery with a power-efficient Kirin 810 processor which beats it easily in any task.
Honor 9X vs Realme X Camera
In the camera department, Honor 9X got a dual rear camera which includes a 48MP primary sensor and a 2MP depth sensor for bokeh effects as well as an LED flashlight. While for selfies you get a motorized pop-up selfie camera of 16MP in Honor 9X.
On the other side, Realme X also got a dual rear camera setup that houses a 48MP primary sensor and a 5MP depth sensor for bokeh effects. For selfie, it also got a motorized pop-up selfie camera of 16MP.
In terms of camera, both phones are better, Realme X has just 3MP better depth sensor on the rear panel.
Honor 9X vs Realme X Price
Before speaking of price, let’s tell you, Honor 9X is only launched in China only until now. So we are comparing it according to its Chinese pricing. Its 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant costs RMB 1,399 which is around Rs. 14,000 while its 6GB RAM + 64GB storage variant costs RMB 1,599 around Rs. 16,000 and the price of its 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant is RMB 1,899 around Rs. 19,000.
At the same time, the price of Realme X’s 4GB RAM + 128GB storage variant is Rs. 16,999 while its 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant costs Rs. 19,999.