Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus VS. Google Pixel XL

                         

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Google Pixel XL

Model Name

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

SM-G955F, SM-G955FD, SM-G955W, SM-G955A, SM-G955P, SM-G955T, SM-G955V, SM-G955R4, SM-G955U, SM-G955S, SM-G955K, SM-G955L, SM-G955, SM-G955U1, SM-G955N, SM-G9550

Google Pixel XL

Pixel XL

Summary

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

4.5
4.4
4.3
4.3

Google Pixel XL

5
4.5
4.2
4.2

Description

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

U.S. limited warranty. Latest Galaxy phone with Infinity Display, Duel Pixel Camera, iris scanning and Ip68-rated water and dust resistance. The phone comes with a stunning 6.2″ Quad HD+ Super AMOLED display (2960×1440) with 529 ppi and world’s first 10nm processor.

Google Pixel XL

The power of Google, at your fingertips. Every touch, every interaction, every moment — made easy. Pixel brings you the Google Assistant. Ask it questions. Tell it to do things. It’s your own personal Google, always ready to help. Just start with “Ok Google”. With unlimited¹ online storage for your photos and videos, you’ll never have to delete an old memory to make room for a new one. And Pixel keeps everything safe and secure: photos, videos, music, contacts, texts, and more.

Price

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

484.13

Google Pixel XL

209.50

Rating

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

3.8

Google Pixel XL

4.2

Reviews

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

2

Google Pixel XL

196

Network

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

GSM / HSPA / LTE

Google Pixel XL

GSM / HSPA / LTE

Dimension

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm (6.28 x 2.89 x 0.32 in)

Google Pixel XL

154.7 x 75.7 x 8.5 mm (6.09 x 2.98 x 0.33 in)

Weight

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

173 g (6.10 oz)

Google Pixel XL

168 g (5.93 oz)

Build

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

Google Pixel XL

Front glass, aluminum body, partial glass back

SIM

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

Google Pixel XL

Nano-SIM

Display Type

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Google Pixel XL

AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Display Size

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

6.2 inches, 98.3 cm2 (~84.0% screen-to-body ratio)

Google Pixel XL

5.5 inches, 83.4 cm2 (~71.2% screen-to-body ratio)

Display Resolution

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~529 ppi density)

Google Pixel XL

1440 x 2560 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~534 ppi density)

Operating System

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Android 7.0 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo)

Google Pixel XL

Android 7.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)

Chipset

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Exynos 8895 (10 nm) – EMEAQualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm) – USA & China

Google Pixel XL

Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 (14 nm)

CPU

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Mongoose M2 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) – EMEAOcta-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo) – USA & China

Google Pixel XL

Quad-core (2×2.15 GHz Kryo & 2×1.6 GHz Kryo)

GPU

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Mali-G71 MP20 – EMEAAdreno 540 – USA & China

Google Pixel XL

Adreno 530

Internal Storage

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

128 GB, 6 GB RAM or 64 GB, 4 GB RAM

Google Pixel XL

32/128 GB, 4 GB RAM

SD Card

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

Google Pixel XL

No

Camera Front Specs

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama

Google Pixel XL

Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama

Camera Back Specs

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Dual video call, Auto-HDR

Google Pixel XL

WIFI

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

Google Pixel XL

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

Bluetooth

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX

Google Pixel XL

4.2, A2DP, LE, aptX

Radio

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

No

Google Pixel XL

No

Sensors

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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

Google Pixel XL

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

Battery

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)

Google Pixel XL

1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.

Colors

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold, Rose Pink

Google Pixel XL

Quite Black, Very Silver, Really Blue