The OnePlus 11 5G has launched in India at Rs 56,999 with flagship specifications such as a Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor, 100W fast charging support for a 5000mAh battery, QHD+ 120Hz display and more. However, if you are not a OnePlus fan and looking for other options in the market, let’s take a look at some of the competitors of the OnePlus 11 5G.
iQOO 11 5G
Launched at Rs 59,999 for the base variant, the iQOO 11 5G is the first smartphone in India to come with Snapdragon 8 Gen 2, the same as OnePlus 11’s SoC, because of which it makes it to our list of top 5 competitors for OnePlus 11.
The iQOO smartphone comes with a 6.78-inch E6 AMOLED display with 144Hz refresh rate support and a 2K resolution. There is a hole-punch cutout at the top centre for the front camera. The devices also come with an HDR10+ certification and 1440Hz PWM Dimming.
Under the hood, it is powered by the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC, same as the OnePlus 11 5G. It also features the new V2 custom Image Signal Processor (ISP) developed by Vivo. The iQOO 11 5G has a 50MP f/1.88 OIS-assisted main camera, an 8MP f/2.2 ultra-wide camera and a 13MP f/2.46 telephoto camera sensor with 2x optical zoom. It sports a 16MP front camera.
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The iQOO 11 5G packs a 5000mAh battery and supports 120W fast charging out of the box. It runs on the latest Android 13-based Funtouch OS 13 out of the box. The company guarantees 3 Android OS updates and 4 years of security updates. Connectivity options on the device include dual SIM, 5G, WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5.3, GNSS, NFC, and USB Type-C. It also comes with dual stereo speakers, an IR sensor, and an optical fingerprint sensor for security.
Google Pixel 7
Currently available for Rs 59,999 and Rs 52,999 with discounts, the Pixel 7 is a great deal if you want the stock Android experience which also makes it one of the best competitors against the OnePlus 11. While it may not have as much raw power as OnePlus’ flagship, it can provide you with an equally smooth experience, thanks to Google’s in-house enhancements wits its Tensor processor paired with Android 13.
The Google Pixel 7 sports a 6.3-inch full-HD+ OLED display with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels, and a 90Hz refresh rate with Gorilla Glass Victus protection. Further, the display gets a 20:9 aspect ratio, 1400 nits peak brightness and 416ppi of pixel density. The phone is powered by Google’s Tensor G2 SoC, along with 8GB of LPDDR5 RAM. You get up to 128GB or 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage which is non-expandable.
Google Pixel 7 comes with a dual rear camera setup. It consists of a 50-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.85 wide-angle lens and a 12-megapixel f/2.2 ultra-wide shooter. The cameras also get LDAF and OIS support. On the front, you get an 10.8-megapixel selfie camera sensor at the front, with an f/2.2 lens.
Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, and a USB Type-C port. For security, you get an in-display fingerprint sensor and the Titan M2 chip. On the battery front, you get a 4355mAh cell that supports 30W fast wired charging and 21W fast wireless charging. Then it has dual stereo speakers as well. As for software, Pixel 7 comes pre-loaded with Android 13 and is promised to get 3 years of OS updates and 5 years of security patches. The phone is also IP68 certified.
Samsung Galaxy S22
Samsung debuted its Galaxy S22 last year in February and with the launch of Galaxy S23, its predecessor has now received a major price cut. While it may be a year old at this point, it still can’t go wrong with its cameras and the software experience. Moreover, the S22 from Samsung is a compact flagship for those who love smaller phones. You can also check out our review of the device, where we tell you about its strengths and weaker points.
At a price of Rs 52,999, the Galaxy S22 comes with a 6.1-inch Dynamic AMOLED 2x flat display with 2340 x 1080 pixels resolution. It supports an adaptive refresh rate up to 120Hz and touch sampling rate of up to 240Hz. The display also gets max brightness of up to 1500 nits. The Galaxy S22 comes in 8GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB variants. It is powered by the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC and in some regions, it gets Exynos 2200.
Galaxy S22 camera setup comprises a 50MP primary wide camera with f/1.8 aperture, multi-directional PDAF and OIS. Then there’s a 10MP telephoto sensor with 3x Optical Zoom support, an f/2.4 aperture, OIS, PDAF and a 12MP ultra-wide sensor with an f/2.2 aperture and 120-degree FoV. Finally, both of them have a 10MP f/2.2 front-facing camera.
The S22 gets a 3700mAh cell and has 25W fast wired charging, 15W wireless charging, and reverse wireless charging. As for the software, the S22 now runs on OneUI 5.0 based on Android 13. Additional features include dual speakers and IP68 dust & water resistance. Connectivity options on the device includes Wi-Fi 6, 5G, LTE, NFC, Bluetooth 5.2 and Wi-Fi Direct.
Now available for Rs 49,999, the iQOO 9T is also a steal deal in terms of power and is one of the tough competitors for OnePlus 11 5G. In comparison to OnePlus 11 5G, the iQOO 9T has an inferior display and processor but it still is enough for whatever you throw at it.
The iQOO 9T sports a 6.78-inch E5 OLED display with a full-HD+ (1,080 x 2,400 pixels) resolution, HDR support, 100% DCI-P3 colour gamut, 1500 nits peak brightness and a 120Hz refresh rate. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC coupled with an Adreno 730 GPU. It is equipped with the V1+ imaging chip for enhanced camera performance as well as to add support for frame rate interpolation.
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It packs up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 inbuilt storage. For optics, the iQOO 9T packs a triple rear camera setup including a 50-megapixel ISOCELL GN5 primary sensor, a 13-megapixel ultra-wide lens and a 12-megapixel IMX663 sensor. For selfies and video calls, the handset features a 16-megapixel camera on the front.
The smartphone is backed by a 4700mAh battery with 120W fast charging support. Further, it boots Android 12-based FunTouch OS 12. For connectivity, you get dual-SIM 5G, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.3, GPS, NFC, and a USB-C port for charging the handset.
Motorola Edge 30 Ultra
Available for Rs 54,999, Motorola Edge 30 Ultra sports a 6.73-inch pOLED display with full-HD+ resolution, 1 billion colours, 1250 nits of peak brightness and a 144Hz refresh rate. There’s an in-display fingerprint scanner for security. Under the hood, the Moto Edge 30 Ultra is powered by the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC coupled with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and up to 512GB of UFS 3.1 internal storage.
On the camera front, the smartphone packs a triple rear camera setup and is claimed to be the first ever smartphone to feature a 200-megapixel camera sensor. The other two sensors include a 50-megapixel ultra wide angle lens and a 12-megapixel telephoto shooter. On the front, the Motorola X30 Ultra is equipped with a 60-megapixel selfie camera.
The Motorola Edge 30 Ultra packs a 4,500mAh battery with 125W fast charging support. Motorola claims that the battery can be charged to 50 percent in just 7 minutes and a 100 percent charge can be achieved in 19 minutes. The Moto X30 Pro also supports 50W wireless fast charging.
We included the Edge 30 Ultra in this list because of its smoother display, wireless charging support and stock Android experience which the OnePlus 11 5G lacks.