Lenovo has launched its Vibe S1 smartphone in the Indian market. The highlight of the phone is its dual front camera set up. Besides front camera, this device impresses us in other departments as well. At price point of Rs. 15,999, it will compete with the OnePlus X which comes with similar specs.
If you are not able to decide which phone between these two you should buy, then we are here to help you. Read on to find out how OnePlus X vs Lenovo Vibe S1 compare with each other in terms of specifications and features to ascertain which is better and why.
OnePlus X vs Lenovo Vibe S1 Comparison
|Device/Features||OnePlus X||Lenovo Vibe S1|
|Price||Rs. 16,999||Rs. 15,999|
|Display||5-inch full HD AMOLED, Corning Gorilla Glass 3||5-inch full HD IPS, Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
|Resolution||1920×1080 pixels resolution, 441ppi pixel density||1920×1080 pixels resolution, 441ppi pixel density|
|SoC||Qualcomm Snapdragon 801||MediaTek MT6752|
|CPU||64-bit 2.3GHz quad-core||64-bit 1.7GHz octa-core|
|MicroSD||Yes – up to 128 GB||Yes – up to 128 GB|
|Primary Camera||13 mega pixel with LED flash, ISOCELL sensor, PDAF||13 mega pixel with dual tone LED flash, PDAF|
|Front Camera||8 mega pixel||Dual camera set up- 8 mega pixel and 2 mega pixel|
|Connectivity||Hybrid Dual SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS||Hybrid Dual SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS|
|OS||Android 5.1.1 based OxygenOS UI||Android 5.0 Lollipop|
|Dimensions/ Weight||140x69x6.9 mm/138 grams||143.3×70.8×7.8mm/132 grams|
Both smartphones have similar and stunning design. Both devices flaunt glass rears with brushed metal frame. While the OnePlus X is completely flat, the Vibe S1 is slightly curved at the back which makes it more comfortable to hold in hand. Both devices are beautiful yet sturdy and feel premium in hand.
Processor & RAM
The OnePlus X is powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 chipset paired with 3GB of RAM while the Lenovo Vibe S1 draws power from an octa-core MediaTek MT6752 SoC coupled with 3GB of RAM. Both smartphones ensure seamless multitasking and gaming performance.
This round is again a tie. Both handsets feature a 5-inch full HD display with resolution of 1920×1080 pixels and pixel density of 441ppi. The OnePlus X comes with AMOLED display while Vibe S1 flaunts IPS display. The screens of both phones come with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection against scratches. Color quality and viewing angles of both phones are good.
The Lenovo Vibe S1 has an upper hand in this department. It sports a 13 mega pixel primary camera with dual LED flash on the rear. On the front, it comes with a dual camera set up – one is 8 mega pixel camera and other is a 2 mega pixel depth sensor. After capturing the shots using front snapper, users can blur the images or even swap the backgrounds.
The OnePlus X comes with a 13 mega pixel rear camera with LED flash and an 8 mega pixel front facing camera.
OnePlus X comes with 16GB internal memory while Vibe S1 houses 32GB of inbuilt storage. Both devices support microSD card for expandable storage up to 128GB.
Battery & Operating System
OnePlus X is backed up by a 2525mAh battery and runs Android 5.1.1 based OxygenOS UI while Vibe S1 is fueled by a 2500mAh battery and runs Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system.
The audio quality of Lenovo Vibe S1 is very loud and clear. The OnePlus X does try to match up with the rival yet it is not very loud and clear.
Price & Availability
The OnePlus X (Onyx variant) is priced at Rs. 16,999 and can be grabbed exclusively from Amazon India via invite system. The Lenovo Vibe S1 is priced at Rs. 15,999 and can be grabbed through open sale model.
OnePlus X vs Lenovo Vibe S1 Comparison Video
While most of the specifications as well as design of both smartphones are closely matched, there is one department in which Lenovo Vibe S1 has an edge over its rival One Plus X- the camera department. Also, the Vibe S1 is costs Rs. 1,000 less and can be purchased much easily through open sale unlike invite system of the OnePlus X. The Lenovo Vibe S1 thus, does has an edge over the OnePlus X.
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