AnTuTu most powerful smartphones of September 2019: Vivo NEX 3 5G, Vivo iQOO Pro 5G, and more

“The Vivo NEX 3 5G scored an impressive 4,83,427 points on AnTuTu’s benchmarking test to top the list”

Benchmarking site AnTuTu is out with the list of the best performing Android smartphones in September 2019, and a couple of Vivo offerings have taken the top position. The Vivo NEX 3 and Vivo iQOO Pro 5G are placed the first and second in the list with respective scores of 4,83,427 and 4,81,211 points on the benchmarking platform. The 8GB RAM + 256GB storage variant of both the phones were used for the test. The gaming-centric Blackshark 2 Pro and ROG Phone 2, which topped the list in August, have been dropped to fourth and third position, respectively.

The Vivo NEX 3 has almost 100 percent screen-to-body ratio.

The Blackshark 2 Pro with 12GB RAM + 256GB storage AnTuTu score was down from 4,69,708 to 4,64,953 in September. The ROG Phone 2, meanwhile, scored 4,73,917 points instead of 469,590 points in the latest benchmarking test. The Mi 9 Pro 5G smartphone with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage came in at close fifth position with a score of 4,64,807. This is followed by Meizu 16S smartphone aided by 8GB RAM + 128GB storage. The handset has scored 460,076 points.

The statistics for each model is said to have been collected from at least 1000 units.

The latest Redmi K20 Pro Premium Edition smartphone with 12GB RAM + 512GB storage occupies the seventh spot with 4,56,237 AnTuTu score. The Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G model is at the eight positions with 4,49,269 points, followed by OnePlus 7 Pro with 4,48,488 points, and Huawei Mate 30 Pro with 4,45,446 points. The latter has 8GB RAM + 256GB storage, while the OnePlus 7T Pro and Galaxy Note 10+ 5G both rock 12GB RAM + 256GB ROM.

It’s worth mentioning, that apart from the Huawei Mate 30 Pro all the smartphones have Snapdragon 855 or Snapdragon 855 Plus SoC ticking at their core. The latest flagship from Huawei rocks Kirin 990 mobile platform, which is the successor to last year’s Kirin 980 SoC. Despite being new in town, the Kirin 990 was unable to post an impressive score.