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Google Pixel 3 vs Google Pixel 2 XL : What is the Difference?

  • Release Date: 2018, October | 2017, October
  • Dimensions: 145.6 x 68.2 x 7.9 mm | 157.9 x 76.7 x 7.9 mm
  • Weight: 148 g | 175 g
  • Screen: 5.5", P-OLED | 6", P-OLED
  • Main Camera: Single, 12.2 MP | Single, 12.2 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Dual, 8 MP | Single, 8 MP
  • Memory: 64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM | 64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM
  • Battery: 2915 mAh | 3520 mAh
  • Headphone Jack: No | No
  • Approximate price: 850 EUR | 530 EUR

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Common features
Release date 2018 2017
Dimensions (HxWxD) 145.6 Х 68.2 Х 7.9 mm 157.9 Х 76.7 Х 7.9 mm
Weight 148 g 175 g
Body Build Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame Front glass, aluminum body, partial glass back
Colors Clearly White, Just Black, Not Pink Just Black, Black & White
Battery 2915 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po 3520 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Approximate price 850 EUR 530 EUR

Performance
Operating system - OS Android 9.0 (Pie) Android 8.0 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)
Chipset - Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm) - Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm)
Processor CPU - Octa-core (4x2.5 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.6 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) - Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo)
Graphics processor GPU Adreno 630 Adreno 540
External memory No No
Internal memory 64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM 64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM
Antutu score 271528 214256
GeekBench Single Core 2244 1826
GeekBench Multi-Core 7771 6121
GeekBench RenderScript 13217 7088

Screen
Technology P-OLED P-OLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M 16M
Screen size 5.5" inc 6" inc
Screen area 76.7 cm2 92.6 cm2
Screen format 18:9 (height:width) 18:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 77.2% 76.4%
Screen resolution 1080 x 2160 px 1440 x 2880 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 443 PPI 538 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Other specs - Always-on display
-100% DCI-P3
-HDR
- Always-on display
-100% DCI-P3
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 12.2 MP, Single 12.2 MP, Single
Camera specs -12.2 MP, f/1.8, 28mm (wide), 1/2.55'', 1.4µm, OIS, dual pixel PDAF -12.2 MP, f/1.8, 27mm (wide), 1/2.55'', 1.4µm, OIS, dual pixel PDAF & laser AF
Functions Dual-LED flash, Auto-HDR, panorama Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, 720p@240fps, 1080p@30fps (gyro-EIS) 2160p@30fps (gyro-EIS), 1080p@30/60/120fps (gyro-EIS), 720p@240fps (gyro-EIS)
DxOMark Main Score 101
DxOMark Photo 103
DxOMark Video 98
Front camera, selfie 8 MP, Dual 8 MP, Single
Specifications 8 MP, f/1.8, 28mm (wide), PDAF
8 MP, f/2.2, 19mm (ultrawide), no AF
8 MP, f/2.4, 25mm (wide), 1/3.2'', 1.4µm
Functions Auto-HDR HDR
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps
DxOMark Selfie Score 92
DxOMark Photo 99
DxOMark Video 83
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Nano-SIM card & eSIM Nano-SIM card & eSIM
Network GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
Bands -2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900  
CDMA 800 / 1900
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100  
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 32(1500), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 42(3500), 46, 66(1700/2100), 71(600)
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900  
CDMA 800 / 1900
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100  
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 32(1500), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (5CA) Cat16 1024/75 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat15 800/75 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFC Yes Yes
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector (PowerDelivery 2.0) 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector (PowerDelivery 2.0)
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
Music and Audio
Radio No No
Headphone jack No No
Others - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
Sensors - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Other extras
- Fast battery charging 9V/2A 18W
-QI wireless charging
- IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)

- Fast battery charging (capped at 10.5 W)
- IP67 dust/water resistant (up to 1m for 30 mins)
Versions
- Also known as Google Pixel XL2

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