Recently the smartphone market witnessed the release of products. The devices include the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) which was launched in January while another smartphone, the Tecno Spark 3 was released a few weeks ago.
With this post, we would like to compare the features between both devices.
TECNO Spark 3 vs Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) – Design & Display
Looking at the display, both smartphones share the features. First, they have notches at the top of their screens which houses their selfie camera. Next, both devices offer 720 × 1440 pixels on their screens. Finally, the screens on both devices measure at 6.26 inches each.
Concerning design, we also have some similarities. Both devices have fingerprint scanners and vertically placed cameras on their back panels. However, the Spark 3 and the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) does not share the same dimensions. For instance, the Spark 3 is 76.2 inches thick while the Y7 stands at 76.9 inches.
You can get the Spark 3 in black, red, gold and purple while the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) comes in Aurora Blue, Midnight Black, and Coral Red.
TECNO Spark 3 vs Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) – Hardware & Software
Surprisingly, the Spark 3 has variants which offer either a MediaTek MediaTek MT6580 SoC or a MediaTek MT6761 Helio A22 SoC. Besides, the Huawei Y7 Prime runs on a Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450 chipset which is much powerful processor.
The TECNO Spark 3 has a 1GB or 2GB RAM variant which includes 16GB internal storage. This space can be extended to 64GB while the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) has a larger 3GB RAM with 32GB worth of internal storage. You can expand the memory to 512GB using a memory card.
The Spark 3 runs on Android 9 Pie for the 2GB version while the Android 8.1 Oreo Go Edition powers the 1GB version. Both operating systems are wrapped with TECNO’s HIOS skins. However, the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) has a single variant supported by Android 8.1 Oreo bound with EMUI 8.2.
TECNO Spark 3 vs Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) – Camera
Here both devices also share similar features. For instance, the Spark 3 and the Huawei Y7 Prime Pro have dual camera setups on their back panels. This setup consists of a 13MP primary sensor with a 2MP camera on both smartphones.
However, the similarities end there as the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) has a 16MP selfie camera while the Tecno Spark 3 has a smaller 8MP sensor.
TECNO Spark 3 vs Huawei Y7 Prime (2019): Battery & Connectivity
A massive fast charging 4000mAh battery powers the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) while the Spark 3 uses a regular 3500mAh battery.
Both phones feature Bluetooth 4.2, Wifi and MicroUSB v2.0 for charging and data transfer. However, unlike the Spark 3, the Y7 Prime (2019) does not work with 4G LTE.
TECNO Spark 3 vs Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) – Price, and Availability
The TECNO Spark 3 will cost between N34000 – 36000 (1GB version) and N36,000 – N37,000 (2GB version). However, the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) comes at a hefty 59,900 which is to be expected considering its high-end specs.
TECNO Spark 3 vs Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) – Specifications
|Features||Spark 3||Y7 Prime (2019)|
|Body Build||Plastic||Plastic, Metal|
|OS||Android 9 Pie, Android 8.1 Oreo Go Edition||Android 8.1 Oreo|
|Display||6.26 inches||6.26 inches|
|Resolution||720 ×1520 pixels||720 ×1520 pixels|
|GPU||Mali 400/ IMG PowerVR GPU||Adreno 506|
|Dimension||155.3 x 75.8 x 8.15 mm||158.9 x 76.9 x 8.1 mm|
|Internal Storage||16GB expandable to 64GB||32GB expandable to 512GB|
|SIM||Nano SIM||Nano SIM|
|Chipset||MediaTek MT6761 Helio A22, MediaTek MT6580||Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450|
|CPU||Quad-Core 2.0GHz, Quad-Core 1.3GHz||Octa-core 1.8 GHz|
|Rear Camera||13MP + 2MP||13MP + 2MP|
|Connectivity||Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi, GPS, USB||Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi, GPS, USB|
|Sensor||Accelerometer, Proximity, and Compass Sensor, Temperature sensor, Hall sensor, Fingerprint sensor||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Color||Black, Red, and Purple||Aurora Blue, Midnight Black, Coral Red|
I would go with the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) as it has a powerful processor and stronger battery as it lets users enjoy hours of gameplay and web browsing. It also has a better selfie camera.