With one plus 6 and Honor 10 being launched last week in India, it was time that we took a closer look at both these handsets and see how they compare with each other. It should be pointed out that with more launches being scheduled; it is getting a little tougher to keep track of all the upgrades, premium versions and much more. Here’s how both one plus 6 matches up with Honor 10, one plus 6 comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC and taken together with 8GB RAM it makes for one powerful instrument.
It also comes with a vertically stacked dual camera that makes more sense when you think about it. Honor 10, on the other hand comes with in-house HiSilicon Kirin 970 SoC along with extensive AI capabilities. The AI capabilities make this instrument stand out from the rest but the icing on the cake is that it comes with a cheaper price tag. Let’s take a closer look at some of the main specs of these two instruments as we compare them.
The price tag:
A lot has been written about, and even debated about the pricing of these two phones ever since their release last week. One plus 6 comes with a price tag of 34999 INR, and a 6GB RAM along with 64 GB internal storage. The premium model comes with a price tag of 39999 INR and 8GB RAM and internal storage of 256 GB which is a lot. These two come in various color variants from midnight black to silk white, and mirror black. One plus also launched their avengers’ edition which comes with customized designs and with 8GB RAM and internal storage of 256 GB internal storage along with a price tag of 44,999 INR. Currently, you can order this phone via amazon India but this phone will be available in eight cities across India only during the last week of May. The nice part is that one plus 6 is offering discounted rates for SBI card holders, no cost EMI options as well as cashback offers.
Honor 10which comes with AI capabilities is currently available in India only in the 6GB RAM with 128 GB internal storage. It comes with a price tag of 32999 INR and is currently available in midnight black and phantom blue color variants. Honor 10 also comes with a 500 discount coupon with cashback along with several bundled offers including no cost EMI as well as Jio cashback.
Let’s take a closer look at both the specs of both the instruments shall we? One plus 6 is a dual sim (nano) smart phone which comes with android Oreo and with an android beta p built in which should allow you to test the latest android roll out from Google with ease. It also comes with 6.28 inch AMOLED HD display and with an image resolution of 1080x2280 pixels. This should provide you with clear pixilation with clear, precise images. The one plus 6 comes with a dual camera set up, with primary 16-megapixel Sony sensor and a 20-megapixel Sony secondary sensor. It also comes with a 3300 mAh battery as well as full connectivity options from 4G Volte, dual band Wi-Fi, with USB Type C sensors.
Honor 10 also comes with dual sim options as well and it also runs on android oreo 8.1 and EMUI 8.1. It comes with 5.84 inch HD screen with an image resolution of 1080x2280 pixels which while on the same level of One plus 6 but the image rendering is not on the same level when you take the screen size into account. Honor 10 also comes with dual camera setup at 24 MP and 16 MP respectively and along with AI photography capabilities provides some of the sharpest, crisp images that you could ever get with most smartphones. It also comes with a 3.55mm headphone jack and along with proximity sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, along with ambient light sensor as well as ultrasonic under glass finger print sensor.
With both these phones being released, this comparison should make it clear which one is better than the other and from what we can make out, both seem to be evenly matched.