Google Pixel 2 VS. Samsung Galaxy S9

                         

Compare Mobile Phones

Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S9

Model Name

Google Pixel 2

Pixel 2

Samsung Galaxy S9

SM-G960F, SM-G960, SM-G960F, SM-G960U, SM-G960W, SM-G9600, SM-G960U1, SM-G960N

Summary

Google Pixel 2

4.7
4.6
4.1
4

Samsung Galaxy S9

4.6
4.6
4.5
4.4

Price

Google Pixel 2

243.00

Samsung Galaxy S9

449.99

Rating

Google Pixel 2

3.8

Samsung Galaxy S9

4.1

Reviews

Google Pixel 2

237

Samsung Galaxy S9

1

Network

Google Pixel 2

GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE

Samsung Galaxy S9

GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE

Dimension

Google Pixel 2

145.7 x 69.7 x 7.8 mm (5.74 x 2.74 x 0.31 in)

Samsung Galaxy S9

147.7 x 68.7 x 8.5 mm (5.81 x 2.70 x 0.33 in)

Weight

Google Pixel 2

143 g (5.04 oz)

Samsung Galaxy S9

163 g (5.75 oz)

Build

Google Pixel 2

Front glass, aluminum body, partial glass back

Samsung Galaxy S9

Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame

SIM

Google Pixel 2

Nano-SIM card & eSIM

Samsung Galaxy S9

Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display Type

Google Pixel 2

AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Samsung Galaxy S9

Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Display Size

Google Pixel 2

5.0 inches, 68.9 cm2 (~67.9% screen-to-body ratio)

Samsung Galaxy S9

5.8 inches, 84.8 cm2 (~83.6% screen-to-body ratio)

Display Resolution

Google Pixel 2

1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~441 ppi density)

Samsung Galaxy S9

1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~570 ppi density)

Operating System

Google Pixel 2

Android 8.0, upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)

Samsung Galaxy S9

Android 8.0 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)

Chipset

Google Pixel 2

Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm)

Samsung Galaxy S9

Exynos 9810 (10 nm) – EMEAQualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm) – USA/LATAM, China

CPU

Google Pixel 2

Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo)

Samsung Galaxy S9

Octa-core (4×2.7 GHz Mongoose M3 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) – EMEAOcta-core (4×2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4×1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) – USA/LATAM, China

GPU

Google Pixel 2

Adreno 540

Samsung Galaxy S9

Mali-G72 MP18 – EMEAAdreno 630 – USA/LATAM, China

Internal Storage

Google Pixel 2

64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM

Samsung Galaxy S9

64/128/256 GB, 4 GB RAM

SD Card

Google Pixel 2

No

Samsung Galaxy S9

microSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) – dual SIM model only

Camera Front Specs

Google Pixel 2

Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama

Samsung Galaxy S9

LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama

Camera Back Specs

Google Pixel 2

HDR

Samsung Galaxy S9

Dual video call, Auto-HDR

WIFI

Google Pixel 2

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot

Samsung Galaxy S9

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

Bluetooth

Google Pixel 2

5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD

Samsung Galaxy S9

5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX

Radio

Google Pixel 2

No

Samsung Galaxy S9

FM radio (USA & Canada only)

Sensors

Google Pixel 2

Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer

Samsung Galaxy S9

Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2

Battery

Google Pixel 2

1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)

Samsung Galaxy S9

1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.

Colors

Google Pixel 2

Kinda Blue, Just Black, Clearly White

Samsung Galaxy S9

Midnight Black, Coral Blue, Titanium Gray, Lilac Purple, Burgundy Red, Sunrise Gold, Ice Blue