Poco X5 Pro 5G vs Vivo Y100; Which smartphone is better for you? Check official specs, prices and more

Poco and Vivo are incredibly popular and have affordable smartphone options available in the market. But here’s why these 2 handsets may be perfect for you:

The Poco X5 Pro 5G was launched in India on March 30, 2021. Whereas, the Vivo Y100 was launched on 16th February 2023. Both are incredible phones with basic features and fairly good camera quality.



It has a 6.67-inch Full HD+ (2400 x 1080 pixels) IPS LCD display with a 120Hz refresh rate.

The Y100 has a 90 Hz refresh rate 6.38-inch touchscreen display offering a resolution of 2400×1080 pixels (FHD+).


The Poco X5 Pro 5G has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 860 octa-core processor.

The Y100 is powered by MediaTek Dimensity 900 SoC.


It comes with a 6GB/8GB LPDDR4X RAM.

The Y100 comes with 8GB of RAM.


And a 128GB/256GB UFS 3.1 storage, expandable up to 1TB via microSD card.

The Y100 comes with 128GB of inbuilt storage and a dedicated slot.

Rear Cameras

The Poco X5 Pro 5G comes with a 48MP primary camera with f/1.79 aperture, 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture and 119-degree field of view, 2MP macro camera with f/2.4 aperture and a 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture.

The Y100 comes with triple camera setup featuring a 64-megapixel primary camera; a 2-megapixel camera, and a 2-megapixel camera.

Front Camera

The Poco X5 Pro 5G also has a 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.45 aperture.

Whereas, the Y100 comes with a 16-megapixel sensor single camera for selfies.


It uses a 5,000mAh battery with 33W fast charging support.

The Y100 has a 4500 mAh with a non-removable battery.

Operating System

It uses MIUI 12 based on Android 11.

The Y100 uses Android 13 with the software skin by FuntouchOS 13


The Poco X5 Pro 5G is compatible with 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, NFC, Infrared sensor, USB Type-C. It also has

Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Electronic compass, Linear motor and an IR Blaster.

The Vivo Y100 has  Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth v5.20, USB OTG, and USB Type-C with active 4G on both SIM cards. Sensors on the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, compass/ magnetometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and fingerprint sensor. Brand exclusive features include Colour-changing technology.


The Poco X5 Pro 5G  retails for ₹ 22,999 as the lowest price as of now.

Whereas, -of 22nd February 2023, Vivo Y100 price in India starts at Rs. 24,999.


The x5 Pro 5G comes in Horizon Blue, Astral Black and Yellow.

The Y100 comes in Metal Black, Twilight Gold and Pacific Blue shades.


Note that prices may vary depending on the retailer and current market conditions. It’s always a good idea to compare prices and features before making a final decision.

Disclaimer: This article is for informational purposes only and is not professional advice. No compensation was received for writing and the author has no affiliations with the product/manufacturer. Please review details on the official website before making a decision. Business Upturn takes no responsibility for inaccuracies or errors in this article.