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Huawei Y9 Prime (2019) vs ZTE nubia Red Magic 3

Huawei Y9 Prime (2019) on Amazon USA
ZTE nubia Red Magic 3 on Amazon USA

Comparison of the technical features between smartphones, with the Huawei Y9 Prime (2019) on one side and the ZTE nubia Red Magic 3 on the other. The first has a processor with 8 cores, 8 threads, a maximale frequency of 2.2GHz. The second chips has a total of 8 cores, 8 threads, its turbo frequency is set to 2.8GHz. The following table also compares the lithography, the amount of RAM memory, the date of first broadcast, the values obtained in Geekbench 4, as well as an average price.


Smartphone Huawei Y9 Prime (2019) ZTE nubia Red Magic 3
Model version(s) STK-L21, STK-L22,
nubia NX629J
Release date Q3 2019 Q2 2019
Dimensions 6,44 x 3,04 x 0,35 in 6,76 x 3,09 x 0,38 in
Weight 6.95 oz 7.58 oz
Body Front glass,
plastic back
Front glass,
aluminum body
Screen size, colours 6.6 inches, 16M colours 6.7 inches, 16M colours
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels 1080 x 2340 pixels
Screen ratio 19.5:9 19.5:9
Density 391 ppi 388 ppi
Operating system Android 9.0 Android 9.0
Processor HiSilicon Kirin 710F Qualcomm SM8150 Snapdragon 855
Lithography 12 nm FinFET 7 nm FinFET
Cores 8 8
Threads 8 8
Energy cores 4x ARM Cortex-A53 @ 1.7 GHz 4x ARM Cortex-A55 @ 1.8 GHz
High performance cores 4x ARM Cortex-A73 @ 2.2 GHz 1x ARM Cortex-A76 @ 2.84 GHz
3x ARM Cortex-A76 @ 2.42 GHz
GPU ARM Mali-G51 MP4 Qualcomm Adreno 640
GPU execution units 4 2
GPU shading units 64 384
GPU clock rate 650 MHz 672 MHz
GPU FP32 floating point 83.2 GFLOPS 954.7 GFLOPS
Memory 4 GB RAM 6 / 12 GB RAM
Storage 64 / 128 GB 64 / 256 GB
Memory card Up to 1,000 GB -
Photo 16 MP, f/1,8,
8 MP,
2 MP, f/2,4
48 MP, f/1,7, 26mm
Video 1080p30 432015,
Front photo 16 MP, f/2,0 16 MP, f/2,0
Front video 1080p30 1080p30
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 3.0, Type-C 1.0
Battery capacity 4,000 mAh 5,000 mAh
Battery type Non removable Li-Po Non removable Li-Po
Battery life (versatile use) ~ 16 hours and 20 minutes ~ 12 hours and 50 minutes
TDP - 10 W
Head SAR (US) - -
Body SAR (US) - -
AnTuTu 133,190 379,460
Android PassMark Rating 8,910 19,880
(Android 64-bit)
Geekbench 4 single core
1,548 3,474
(Android 64-bit)
Geekbench 4 multi-core
5,413 10,657
(Multi-core / price performance)
Performance / price ratio
22 pts / $ 15 pts / $
Note 4.4 / 5 3.6 / 5
Reviews 47 6
Amazon Huawei Y9 Prime (2019) ZTE nubia Red Magic 3
New price on Amazon
$250 -
Used price on Amazon
- -
eBay Huawei Y9 Prime (2019) ZTE nubia Red Magic 3
New price on eBay
$260 $720
Used price on eBay
$380 $550

We can easily compare the technical characteristics between these two smartphones. Both phones have an equivalent number of cores, the maximum frequency of ZTE nubia Red Magic 3 is larger. They were produced the same year.

Price: prices can change over time. For technical reasons, they are not updated in real time. This is only an average of the results on the first page of each product, whether new or used. Shipping costs have not been integrated. To know the final price of the product, please go to the form of the shop. If no price is indicated, it means that we did not find any offers during the last update.

Autonomy: the autonomy given is the one for a versatile use with video playback, web browsing, various applications, games, photos, etc ...

Ratios: we first consider the average for the new price if available, the average for the used price otherwise.

Performances :

Performance comparison between the two smartphones, for this we consider the results generated on benchmark softwares such as Geekbench 4.

AnTuTu - Total score
ZTE nubia Red Magic 3 379,460
Huawei Y9 Prime (2019) 133,190

The difference is 185%.

AnTuTu is one of the most popular apps in the world to evaluate and compare the power of a mobile device with the competition. It tests above all the power of calculation, the display of Web pages, the modeling of decorations in 3D, the management of the memory, the transfer of data.

Android PassMark Rating
ZTE nubia Red Magic 3 19,880
Huawei Y9 Prime (2019) 8,910

The difference in performance is 123%.

PassMark is a benchmarking software that performs several performance tests including prime numbers, integers, floating point, compression, physics, extended instructions, encoding, sorting. The higher the score is, the higher is the device capacity.

On Android 64-bit:

Geekbench 4 - Multi-core & single core score - Android 64-bit
ZTE nubia Red Magic 3 3,474
Huawei Y9 Prime (2019) 1,548

In single core, the difference is 124%. In multi-core, the difference in terms of gap is 97%.

Geekbench 4 is a complete benchmark platform with several types of tests, including data compression, images, AES encryption, SQL encoding, HTML, PDF file rendering, matrix computation, Fast Fourier Transform, 3D object simulation, photo editing, memory testing. This allows us to better visualize the respective power of these devices. For each result, we took an average of 250 values on the famous benchmark software.

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