Meizu Pro 6 Plus VS. TCL Idol 3: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Meizu Pro 6 Plus VS. TCL Idol 3. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
7.9
Cost-effectiveness
No price,
no Ki
Design & Materials
7
4.9
Performance & Hardware
6.8
4.2
Camera
7.6
6.2
Connectivity
6.4
5.5
Battery
6.1
3.9

Basics

Brand

Brand
TCL
Aliases
--
--

Release Date

Release date
November 2016, 2 years ago
January 2016, 3 years ago
State
On Sale
Not available

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
77.3 mm
155.6 mm
7.3 mm
75.1 mm
152.7 mm
7.4 mm
Weight
158 g
140 g
Usable surface
74 %
72 %
Materials
Aluminium alloy
Plastic
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

Gold

Silver
Gray

Screen

Diagonal
5.7"
5.5"
Type
Super Amoled AOD
LCD IPS
Resolution
1440 x 2560 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
515 Pixels per inch
401 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 10000:1 contrast ratio
  • 600 cd/m2
  • Capacitive
  • Force Touch
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • NTSC
  • Capacitive
  • Full Lamination Technology
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • OGS (One Glass Solution)

Prototypes





Prototypes
Meizu Pro 6 Plus
Print 3D Model
TCL Idol 3
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890 2.0
Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939
CPU
2.0GHz Quad (Custom Core) + 1.5GHz Quad (Cortex-A53)
Cortex A53
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2 GHz
1.7 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Arm Mali-T880 Mp10
Qualcomm Adreno 405

RAM

RAM
4 GB
2 GB

Antutu

Score
135.719 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 79% of devices
32.876 (Antutu v5)
Overall performance better than 37% of devices

Storage

Capacity
64 GB
16 GB
SD Slot
No
Yes
Independent SD slot

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
No

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Heart Rate
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
LED Notifications
No

Camera

Main

Resolution
12 Mpx
13 Mpx
Pixel size
1.240 µm
1.127 µm
Sensor
Sony IMX386 Exmor RS
Sony IMX214 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
CMOS
Aperture
f/2.0
f/2.0
Flash
LED
LED
Features
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120 fps
No
30 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
No

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
8 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B12 (700)
  • B17 (700)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Single Sim
Type
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Micro SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.1 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.1 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Host
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

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1.631 W/Kg on head
0.898 W/Kg on body
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

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1.390 W/Kg on head
1.420 W/Kg on body

Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3400 mAh
2910 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Polymer
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
FlyMe 5.1 (Android 6.0 Marshmallow)
Android 5.0 Lollipop

Prices

Prices

Prices unavailable