Samsung Galaxy S9+ VS. Google Pixel 3 XL

                         

Compare Mobile Phones

Samsung Galaxy S9+
Google Pixel 3 XL

Model Name

Samsung Galaxy S9+

SM-G965F, SM-G965F, SM-G965U, SM-G965W, SM-G9650, SM-G965U1, SM-G965N, SCV39

Google Pixel 3 XL

Pixel 3 XL

Network

Samsung Galaxy S9+

GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE

Google Pixel 3 XL

GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE

Dimension

Samsung Galaxy S9+

158.1 x 73.8 x 8.5 mm (6.22 x 2.91 x 0.33 in)

Google Pixel 3 XL

158 x 76.7 x 7.9 mm (6.22 x 3.02 x 0.31 in)

Weight

Samsung Galaxy S9+

189 g (6.67 oz)

Google Pixel 3 XL

184 g (6.49 oz)

Build

Samsung Galaxy S9+

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

Google Pixel 3 XL

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

SIM

Samsung Galaxy S9+

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

Google Pixel 3 XL

Nano-SIM card & eSIM

Display Type

Samsung Galaxy S9+

Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Google Pixel 3 XL

P-OLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Display Size

Samsung Galaxy S9+

6.2 inches, 98.3 cm2 (~84.2% screen-to-body ratio)

Google Pixel 3 XL

6.3 inches, 100.3 cm2 (~82.8% screen-to-body ratio)

Display Resolution

Samsung Galaxy S9+

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

Google Pixel 3 XL

1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~523 ppi density)

Operating System

Samsung Galaxy S9+

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

Google Pixel 3 XL

Android 9.0 (Pie)

Chipset

Samsung Galaxy S9+

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

Google Pixel 3 XL

Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm)

CPU

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

Google Pixel 3 XL

Octa-core (4×2.5 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4×1.6 GHz Kryo 385 Silver)

GPU

Samsung Galaxy S9+

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

Google Pixel 3 XL

Adreno 630

Internal Storage

Samsung Galaxy S9+

64/128/256 GB, 6 GB RAM – China128 GB, 6 GB RAM – LATAM

Google Pixel 3 XL

64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM

SD Card

Samsung Galaxy S9+

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

Google Pixel 3 XL

No

Camera Front Specs

Samsung Galaxy S9+

LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama

Google Pixel 3 XL

Dual-LED flash, Auto-HDR, panorama

Camera Back

Samsung Galaxy S9+
Google Pixel 3 XL

8 MP, f/1.8, 28mm (wide), PDAF 8 MP, f/2.2, 19mm (ultrawide), no AF

Camera Back Specs

Samsung Galaxy S9+

Dual video call, Auto-HDR

Google Pixel 3 XL

Auto-HDR

WIFI

Samsung Galaxy S9+

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

Google Pixel 3 XL

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

Bluetooth

Samsung Galaxy S9+

5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX

Google Pixel 3 XL

5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD

Radio

Samsung Galaxy S9+

FM radio (USA & Canada only)

Google Pixel 3 XL

No

Sensors

Samsung Galaxy S9+

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

Google Pixel 3 XL

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

Colors

Samsung Galaxy S9+

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

Google Pixel 3 XL

Clearly White, Just Black, Not Pink