Oppo Realme 2 Pro Vs Huawei Honor 8X, which one is better for you

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Oppo Realme 2 Pro and Huawei Honor 8X are affordable smartphones. Both the devices are the most popular and have almost similar specs and prices. So, we’ve compared Realme 2 Pro and Honor 8X in order to assist you in selecting the better one.

6.3in Vs 6.5in Screen (Display Versus)

Oppo Realme 2 Pro sports 6.3 inches Full View IPS LCD Display, having a small teardrop notch on top, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, and 1080x2340 pixels resolution. On the other side, Huawei Honor 8x comes with the same IPS LCD display but slightly bigger 6.5 inches, 19.5:9 aspect ratio screen, and 1080x2340 pixels resolution. The FHD+ resolution for Honor 8X provides lower nits brightness for 6.5 inches screen, but higher for Realme 2 Pro.

So, you can say the Honor 8X has a bigger screen, but the Realme 2 Pro has a brighter one. The Honor 8X offers more real estate and 397 pixels per inch density while the Realme 2 Pro offers a slightly smaller screen and 409 PPI Density. Both the smartphones protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 3.

Plastic Vs Metal Body

In terms of design, the Realme 2 Pro and Honor 8X both have a beautiful look. The Realme 2 Pro is made of Plastic Body, measuring 156.7x74x8.5 mm dimensions and 174 grams weight. On the other hand, the Huawei Honor 8X is crafted with Aluminum Frame (metal body). It measures 160.4 x 76.6 x 7.8 mm dimensions and 175 grams weight.

Oppo Realme 2 Pro comes with a tiny V-Shaped Notch. The Honor 8X gets a slightly big iPhone X like Notch bar.

ColorOS 5.2 Vs EMUI 8.2 (Software Comparison)

Oppo Realme 2 Pro and Honor 8X are powered by Android 8.1 (Oreo), but they have a different custom interface. The Realme 2 Pro runs ColorOS 5.2 to give OS a closer look to the Apple iPhones. However, the Honor 8X runs EMUI 8.2 which is closer to the Android OS stock. Well, it depends on you, which one is your favorite Platform.

Snapdragon 660 Vs Kirin 710 (Performance Versus)

Performance wise, Huawei Honor 8X is better because of the 12nm processor-based HiSilicon Kirin 710 chipset. The Snapdragon 660 of Realme 2 Pro is also powerful but powered by a 14nm processor which consumes more battery power than the 12nm one. The Realme 2 Pro uses Kryo260 Octa-core CPU having 2.0GHz clock rate while the Honor 8X runs on CortexA73 Octa-core CPU having up to 2.2GHz frequency.

Both the Realme 2 Pro and Honor 8X base models get 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM. The Oppo smartphone is better in this case; it offers you a premium version with up to 8GB RAM and 128GB ROM. However, the Honor 8X premium model is offered with up to 6GB RAM and 128GB ROM. Therefore, the Realme 2 Pro is better for multitasking.

Adreno 512 Vs Mali-G51 GPU (Graphics Comparison)

Although Oppo Realme 2 Pro provides good graphical gaming experience with Adreno 512 GPU, the Oppo smartphone has no software aid. However, the Honor 8X supports GPU Turbo Technology that accelerates producing the speed of graphics by Mali-G51 GPU. The hardware and software combo helps the Huawei smartphone to give animations a better look.

16MP Vs 20MP (Photography Test)

Oppo Realme 2 Pro and Huawei Honor 8X both are stunning smartphones with their AI-powered Dual Rear Cameras Setup. The Realme 2 Pro has 16MP Back Camera of f/1.7 wider aperture. On the other side, the Honor 8x has 20MP Back Camera of f/1.8 aperture. Wider the aperture is, brighter the pictures are. Huawei Honor 8X is good with a higher 20MP resolution, but the Realme 2 Pro gives a more beautiful and natural look to your photographs.

Both have the same 2MP secondary depth sensor for great Bokeh effects. The Oppo and Huawei smartphones have a similar 16MP Front Camera of f/2.0 aperture with HDR Selfie mode.

3500mAh Vs 3750mAh

Oppo Realme 2 Pro empowers with a 3500mAh non-removable battery by Li-Ion whereas the Huawei Honor 8X houses a 3750mAh battery by Li-Po. Both batteries are different, but they offer almost equal performance. The Li-Ion competitor of 3500mAh gives 97 hours endurance rating while the Li-Po 3750mAh provides 96 hours endurance rating.

Both devices have Rear Fingerprint Sensor and similar connectivity options.

$190 Vs $200 (Price Versus)

Oppo Realme 2 Pro offers you the best price. The Latest Price of Realme 2 Pro of the standard model is $190. However, the Latest Price of Honor 8X of the base model is $200.


Oppo Realme 2 Pro and Huawei Honor 8X both are stunning affordable smartphones for the competitive price tag. Oppo Realme 2 Pro is good for its brighter display and maximum endurance, but you can get the better Honor 8X with metal body, bigger screen, more powerful CPU, and better graphical performance by spending further ten dollars ($10).

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Oppo Realme 2 Pro Vs Huawei Honor 8X

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