Realme 8 Pro, Poco X3 Pro, and Redmi Note 10 Pro all launched in India in March. All three phones have several variants priced at Rs. 15,000 to Rs. 20,000 support, and face stiff competition from other brands such as Samsung, Oppo, as well as Vivo. All are dual SIM (Nano) handsets and run on a custom Android 11 based skin. Each smartphone in this comparison is equipped with fast charging technology.
Here, we’ll compare the Realme 8 Pro, Poco X3 Pro, and Redmi Note 10 Pro to highlight the differences between the price and specs of the three phones.
Realme 8 Pro vs Poco X3 Pro vs Redmi Note 10 Pro: Price in India
Realme 8 Pro (First Impressions) launched in a 6GB + 128GB variant, priced at Rs. 17,999. There is an 8GB + 128GB variant which can be purchased from Rs. 19,999. The smartphone is offered in the color options Infinite Black and Infinite Blue. There is also a third option in illuminating yellow color.
In comparison, the price of the Poco X3 Pro (first impressions) in India was set at Rs. 18,999 for the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. The 8GB RAM + 128GB storage model comes with a price tag. from Rs. 20,999. The handset is offered in Golden Bronze, Graphite Black and Steel Blue color options.
The third on the list is the Redmi Note 10 Pro which, unlike the other smartphones on the list, comes in three different variants. It is priced at Rs. 15,999 for the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage model, Rs. 16,999 for the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage and Rs. 18,999 for the 8GB RAM + storage variant. 128 GB.
Realme 8 Pro vs Poco X3 Pro vs Redmi Note 10 Pro: Specifications
Realme 8 Pro runs Realme UI 2.0 based on Android 11. It has a 6.4-inch (1080 x 2400 pixels) Super AMOLED Full HD + display with 90.8% screen-to-body ratio and brightness of 1000 nits peak. In comparison, Poco X3 runs MIUI 12 and comes with a 6.67-inch Full HD + DotDisplay (1080 x 2400 pixels). It has a 20: 9 aspect ratio, a dynamic refresh rate of 120Hz and is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 6. The Redmi Note 10 Pro also comes with the MIUI skin on Android 11. It sports a 6.67 inch Full HD + Super AMOLED display with 100% DCI-P3 wide color gamut, HDR-10 support and TÜV Rheinland low blue light certification. The screen also comes with 1200 nits of maximum brightness and is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. All three smartphones have a perforated display cutout for the front camera.
When it comes to raw power, the Realme 8 Pro has the Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G SoC with Adreno 618 GPU under the hood. The Poco X3 Pro gets its power from the Qualcomm Snapdragon 860 octa-core SoC, which is paired with the Adreno 640 GPU. Redmi Note 10 Pro receives a Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G octa-core SoC, coupled with the Adreno 618 GPU.
The Realme 8 Pro comes with up to 8 GB of LPDDR4x RAM and up to 128 GB of UFS 2.1 storage which is expandable via a dedicated miroSD card slot. In the case of the Poco X3 Pro, users have the option of choosing up to 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM, and you get 128GB of UFS 3.1 storage supporting expansion (up to 1TB) via a dedicated slot. . Redmi Note 10 Pro offers three variants to choose from. It has up to 8 GB of LPDDR4x RAM and up to 128 GB of UFS 2.2 storage supporting expansion via a microSD card (up to 512 GB) via a dedicated slot.
As for optics, the Realme 8 Pro packs a quad rear camera setup that includes a 108-megapixel Samsung ISOCELL HM2 main sensor with an f / 1.88 lens. You’ll also get an 8-megapixel sensor with an f / 2.25 ultra-wide-angle lens and 119-degree field of view (FoV), a 2-megapixel macro shooter with an f / 2.4 aperture and a 2- megapixel black and white sensor with an f / 2.4 aperture. There is a 16 megapixel Sony IMX471 sensor with an f / 2.45 aperture lens.
In the Poco X3 Pro there is also a quad rear camera setup with a 48 megapixel main sensor with an f / 1.79 lens. The main camera is complemented by an 8-megapixel ultra-wide shooter, a 2-megapixel macro shooter, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The smartphone also has a 20-megapixel selfie camera sensor, with an f / 2.2 lens.
The Redmi Note 10 Pro, on the other hand, offers a quad rear camera setup with a 64-megapixel Samsung ISOCELL GW3 main sensor. It is paired with 5 megapixel super macro shooter which brings 2x zoom, 8 megapixel ultra wide angle shooter and 2 megapixel depth sensor. On the front is a 16-megapixel selfie camera sensor for selfies and video calls.
As for the battery, the Realme 8 Pro receives a 4500mAh battery that supports SuperDart Charge 50W fast charging technology. The box comes with a 65W fast charger. The phone comes with a integrated fingerprint scanner. In the case of the Poco X3 Pro, the phone has a fingerprint sensor mounted on the side. It packs a 5160mAh battery that supports 33W fast charging. Redmi Note 10 Pro also has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. It is equipped with a 5020mAh battery with support for 33W fast charging.
The sensors are mainly common between Realme 8 Pro, Poco X3 Pro and Redmi Note 10 Pro. All three offerings feature USB Type-C charging ports. For connectivity, the phones come with Wi-Fi, 4G, Bluetooth v5 (except Redmi Note 10 Pro, which has Bluetooth v5.1), GPS, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
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Realme 8 Pro against Poco X3 Pro against Redmi Note 10 Pro Comparison
|Model||8 Pro||X3 Pro||Redmi Note 10 Pro|
|Release date||March 24, 2021||March 22, 2021||March 4, 2021|
|Dimensions (mm)||160.60 x 73.90 x 8.10||165.30 x 76.80 x 9.40||164.50 x 76.15 x 8.10|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||4500||5160||5050|
|Colors||Luminous yellow, infinite black, infinite blue||Golden bronze, graphite black, steel blue||Dark night, ice blue, vintage bronze|
|Launched in India||–||Yes||Yes|
|Screen size (inch)||6.40||6.67||6.67|
|Resolution||1080 x 2400 pixels||1080 x 2400 pixels||–|
|Type of protection||–||Gorilla glasses||Gorilla glasses|
|Aspect ratio||–||20: 9||–|
|Processor||octa-core||Octa-core 2.96 GHz||octa-core|
|Processor brand||Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G||Qualcomm Snapdragon 860||Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G|
|RAM||6 GB||6 GB||6 GB|
|Internal storage||128 GB||128 GB||64 GB|
|Expandable storage type||microSD||microSD||microSD|
|Dedicated microSD slot||Yes||–||Yes|
|Storage expandable up to (GB)||–||1000||512|
|Rear camera||108 megapixels (f / 1.88) + 8 megapixels (f / 2.25) + 2 megapixels (f / 2.4) + 2 megapixels (f / 2.4)||48 megapixels (f / 1.79) + 8 megapixels (f / 2.2)||64 megapixels (f / 1.9, 0.7 microns) + 8 megapixels + 5 megapixels + 2 megapixels|
|Number of rear cameras||4||4||4|
|Front camera||16 megapixels (f / 2.45)||20 megapixels||16 megapixels (f / 2.45, 1.0 micron)|
|Number of front cameras||1||1||1|
|Third rear camera attr||–||(f / 2)||–|
|Operating system||Android 11||Android 11||Android 11|
|Skin||Realme UI 2.0||MIUI 12 for Poco||MIUI 12|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 5.00||Yes, v 5.00||Yes|
|Number of SIM||2||2||2|
|4G active on both SIM cards||Yes||–||–|
|Supported Wi-Fi Standards||–||802.11 a / b / g / n / ac||802.11 a / b / g / n / ac|
|SIM type||Nano SIM||Nano SIM||Nano SIM|
|4G / LTE||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|SIM type||Nano SIM||Nano SIM||Nano SIM|
|4G / LTE||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Integrated fingerprint sensor||Yes||–||–|
|Ambient light detector||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Compass / magnetometer||–||Yes||Yes|