Vivo India has launched a new mid-range smartphone in India, the Vivo V9 Pro. After the successful launches of the Vivo V11 and V11 Pro, the company is targeting the audience who want a device for an even cheaper price point. The Vivo V9 Pro will be priced at Rs. 19,990. However, during the upcoming Amazon India's Great India Festival you can grab it for as low as Rs. 17,990.
Here are some alternatives to consider before you lock down on your choice.
Xiaomi Mi A2
In case you selected the Vivo V9 Pro for the Snapdragon 660, the Mi A2 can deliver a better performance for the price. The Mi A2 runs on Android One which brings in stock Android 8.1 Oreo. Due to the stock Android on board, the Snapdragon 660 chip inside can perform better than it could on the Vivo V9 Pro. The Mi A2 comes with a price tag of Rs. 16,999.
Xiaomi Poco F1
If you are willing to spare a little extra cash, the Poco F1 can deliver you a flagship-grade experience for the price. The Xiaomi Poco F1 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC coupled with the Adreno 630 GPU. The dual-SIM handset comes with up to 8GB of RAM and 256GB of onboard storage. All of this comes in at a starting price of just Rs. 20,999.
Just like the Poco F1, the Honor Play can also get you flagship grade hardware for a price similar to the MRP of Vivo V9 Pro. The Honor Play is powered by the company's own flagship Kirin 970 chipset. It comes with up to 6GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage. The Honor Play is available at a starting price of Rs. 19,999.
Nokia 6.1 Plus
Nokia 6.1 Plus should be your pick f you are looking for a good smartphone from a trusted brand below Rs. 20,000. The Nokia 6.1 Plus is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor which surely is not as powerful as the SD660 on the Vivo V9 Pro. However, stock Android with Android One should give you a buttery smooth performance. The Nokia 6.1 Plus available in India with a price tag of Rs. 15,999.
Motorola One Power
Motorola recently launched the Motorola One Power in India which is yet another Android One smartphone. It is available at a price of Rs. 15,990. The device comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM.