82points

Google Pixel 3

83points

Google Pixel 3 XL

Google Pixel 3
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Google Pixel 3 vs Google Pixel 3 XL

Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
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83
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Why is Google Pixel 3 better than Google Pixel 3 XL?

  • 36g lighter
    148gvs184g
  • 8.5mm narrower
    68.2mmvs76.7mm
  • 12.4mm shorter
    145.6mmvs158mm
  • 18.06% less body volume
    78.45cm³vs95.73694cm³

Why is Google Pixel 3 XL better than Google Pixel 3?

  • 17.67% more battery power
    3430mAhvs2915mAh
  • 18.06% higher pixel density
    523ppivs443ppi
  • 14.55% bigger screen size
    6.3"vs5.5"
  • 1.83x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs1080 x 2160px

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

2.Weather sealed
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

3.thickness

7.9mm

7.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

148g

184g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

68.2mm

76.7mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

145.6mm

158mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1080 x 2160px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

443ppi

523ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

4.screen size

5.5"

6.3"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5. newer Gorilla Glass version

5

5

Best

Sony Xperia 1 Dual SIM

6

6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

For example

Xiaomi Mi Play

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

2.GPU clock speed

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.RAM speed

1866MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

1866MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Umidigi One Max

3200MHz

4.Has integrated graphics
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

5.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

6.Has out-of-order execution
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

Cameras

1.megapixels

12.2MP

12.2MP

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

3.front camera megapixels

8MP & 8MP

8MP & 8MP

Best

Huawei P30 Lite

32MP

4.widest aperture

f/1.8

f/1.8

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.2 & 1.2f

5.pixel size

1.4µm

1.4µm

The pixel size measures the length of the individual photodetectors (pixels) in the image sensor. Larger pixels can capture more light, providing better image quality and improved low-light performance.

Best

Vivo Y95

2.2 & 2.4µm

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

For example

Xiaomi Mi Play

3.number of microphones

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.Has a radio
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Xiaomi Mi Play

5.Has dedicated media keys
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

Blu Vivo One Plus (2019)

Battery

1.battery power

2915mAh

3430mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

3.has a removable battery
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Punkt. MP02

4.Supports fast charging
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

5.Has an ultra power save mode
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

For example

Oppo A7

6.has a battery level indicator
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
2.Has offline voice recognition
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
4.Is free and open source
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

5.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
6.Has sharing intents
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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