Compare Flagship Smartphones Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Google Pixel XL

Updated: July 7, 2017


Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is 6.28 x 2.89 x 0.32 in and weighs 173 g, and has Gorilla Glass 5 and6.2 inch screen (~84.0% ratio of body and screen) and back panel. It comes in Nano sim or dual sim.
Google Pixel XL is 6.09 x 2.98 x 0.33 in and weighs 168 g. It has a 5.5 inch with Gorilla Glass 4 screen and is a Nano-SIM smart phone. The body of both are something to look into.


Galaxy S8 Plus and Pixel XL support 2G, 3G and 4G networks, and support EDGE, GPRS

Galaxy S8 Plus has a primary camera of 12 MP phase detection automaticfocus LED flash, OIS and the secondary camera is 8 MP with dual video call, Auto HDR. Other features are geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama.

Google Pixel XL has a camera of 12.3 MP with phase detection & laser autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, while its secondary camera is 8 MP and other features include touch focus,geo-tagging,HDR ,face detection, panorama.

Galaxy S8 Plus has internal memory of 64 GB with 4 GB RAM or 128 GB with 6 GB RAM, and is expandable up to 256 GB (dedicated slot in – single-SIM model
microSD and uses SIM 2 slot dual-SIM model
Google Pixel XL has internal memory of 32/128 GB, 4 GB RAM and its memory cannot be expanded.


Galaxy S8 Plus runs on Android 7.0 (Nougat) and has a Octs-core processor.
Google Pixel XL has Android 7.1 (Nougat) operating system and runs on Quad-core processor

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is powered by Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery, while Google Pixel  XL has a Non-removable Li-Ion 3450 mAh battery

Special Features
Galaxy S8 Plus has plethora of special features such as Iris scanner, fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2, Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0) and S-Voice natural language commands and dictation. It also is dust anwater proof over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes.
Google Pixel XL is loaded with Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, Fast battery charging and is Splash and dust resistant.

Available Colours
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is available in Orchid Gray, Midnight Black, Arctic Silver, Maple Gold, Coral Blue.
Google Pixel XL comes in Quite Black, Really Blue, Very Silver.

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