Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Vs Google Pixel 3 Xl Comparison by Price, Specifications, Features & Review

    Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Google Pixel 3 Xl Comparison

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    Google Pixel 3 Xl
    Key Specs
    Battery
    Battery 4000 mAh 3430 mAh
    Display
    Display 6.4 inches 6.3 inches
    Front Camera
    Front Camera 8 MP 8 MP + 8 MP
    Processor
    Processor Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9810 Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
    RAM
    RAM 6 GB 4 GB
    Rear Camera
    Rear Camera 12 MP + 12 MP 12.2 MP
    Battery
    Capacity
    Capacity 4000 mAh 3430 mAh
    Quick Charging
    Quick Charging Yes, Quick, v2.0, 15W Yes, Fast
    Removable
    Removable No No
    TalkTime
    TalkTime Up to 29 Hours(3G) -
    Type
    Type Li-ion Li-ion
    USB Type-C
    USB Type-C Yes Yes
    Wireless Charging
    Wireless Charging Yes Yes
    Design
    Architecture
    Architecture 64 bit 64 bit
    CPU
    CPU Octa core (2.7 GHz, Quad core, M3 Mongoose + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A55) Octa core (2.5 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385 + 1.6 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385)
    Chipset
    Chipset Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9810 Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
    Fabrication
    Fabrication 10 nm 10 nm
    Graphics
    Graphics Mali-G72 MP18 Adreno 630
    RAM Type
    RAM Type LPDDR4X LPDDR4X
    Display
    Aspect Ratio
    Aspect Ratio 18.5:9 18.5:9
    Bezel-less display
    Bezel-less display Yes Yes with notch
    Display Type
    Display Type Super AMOLED OLED
    Pixel Density
    Pixel Density 514 ppi 522 ppi
    Resolution
    Resolution 1440 x 2960 pixels 1440 x 2960 pixels
    Screen Protection
    Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass v5, Corning Gorilla Glass v5,
    Screen Size
    Screen Size 6.4 inches (16.26 cm) 6.3 inches (16 cm)
    Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)
    Screen to Body Ratio (calculated) 84.42 % 83.49 %
    Touch Screen
    Touch Screen Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
    Front Camera
    Autofocus
    Autofocus Yes Yes
    Camera Features
    Camera Features Wide Angle Selfie -
    Camera Setup
    Camera Setup Single Dual
    Resolution
    Resolution 8 MP f/1.7, Wide Angle, Primary Camera (25 mm focal length, 3.6" sensor size, 1.22µm pixel size) 8 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Primary Camera (28 mm focal length) 8 MP, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera (19 mm focal length)
    Video Recording
    Video Recording - 1920x1080 @ 30 fps 1280x720 @ 30 fps
    General
    Custom UI
    Custom UI Samsung One UI -
    Launch Date
    Launch Date August 22, 2018 (Official) November 1, 2018 (Official)
    Operating System
    Operating System Android v8.1 (Oreo) Android v9.0 (Pie)
    Main Camera
    Autofocus
    Autofocus Yes, Phase Detection autofocus Yes, Phase Detection autofocus, Dual Pixel autofocus
    Camera Features
    Camera Features Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus Digital Zoom Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus
    Camera Setup
    Camera Setup Dual Single
    Flash
    Flash Yes, LED Flash Yes, Dual LED Flash
    Image Resolution
    Image Resolution 4000 x 3000 Pixels 4032 x 3024 Pixels
    OIS
    OIS Yes, Dual optical image stabilization Yes
    Resolution
    Resolution 12 MP f/1.5, Wide Angle, Primary Camera (26 mm focal length, 2.55" sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size) 12 MP f/2.4, Telephoto Camera (52 mm focal length, 3.4" sensor size, 1µm pixel size) 12.2 MP f/1.8, Wide Angle, Primary Camera (28 mm focal length, 2.55" sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size)
    Sensor
    Sensor ISO-CELL CMOS image sensor
    Settings
    Settings Exposure compensation, ISO control Exposure compensation, ISO control
    Shooting Modes
    Shooting Modes Continuos Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR) Continuos Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
    Video Recording
    Video Recording 3840x2160 @ 30 fps 1920x1080 @ 60 fps 1280x720 @ 960 fps 3840x2160 @ 30 fps 1920x1080 @ 60 fps 1280x720 @ 240 fps
    Multimedia
    Audio Features
    Audio Features Dolby Atmos, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus -
    Audio Jack
    Audio Jack 3.5 mm USB Type-C
    FM Radio
    FM Radio No No
    Loudspeaker
    Loudspeaker Yes Yes
    Network & Connectivity
    Bluetooth
    Bluetooth Yes, v5.0 Yes, v5.0
    GPS
    GPS Yes with A-GPS, Glonass Yes with A-GPS, Glonass
    NFC
    NFC Yes Yes
    Network Support
    Network Support 4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G 4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G
    SAR Value
    SAR Value - Head: 1.31 W/kg, Body: 0.99 W/kg
    SIM 1
    SIM 1 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) FD-LTE 1800(band 3) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39) / 3500(band 42) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) / 700(band 29) / 2300(band 30) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available
    SIM 2
    SIM 2 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) FD-LTE 1800(band 3) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available -
    SIM Size
    SIM Size SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano (Hybrid) SIM1: Nano
    SIM Slot(s)
    SIM Slot(s) Dual SIM, GSM+GSM Single SIM, GSM
    USB Connectivity
    USB Connectivity Mass storage device, USB charging Mass storage device, USB charging
    VoLTE
    VoLTE Yes Yes
    Wi-Fi
    Wi-Fi Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO
    Wi-Fi Calling
    Wi-Fi Calling Yes -
    Wi-Fi Features
    Wi-Fi Features Mobile Hotspot Mobile Hotspot
    Performance
    Build Material
    Build Material Back: Gorilla Glass Back: Gorilla Glass
    Colours
    Colours Midnight Black, Lavender Purple, Metallic Copper, Ocean Blue, Snow White Just Black, Not Pink , Clearly White
    Height
    Height 161.9 mm Compare Size 158 mm Compare Size
    Ruggedness
    Ruggedness Dust proof Dust proof
    Thickness
    Thickness 8.8 mm 7.9 mm
    Waterproof
    Waterproof Yes, Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP68 Yes, Water resistant, IPX8
    Weight
    Weight 201 grams 184 grams
    Width
    Width 76.4 mm 76.7 mm
    Sensors
    Fingerprint Sensor
    Fingerprint Sensor Yes Yes
    Fingerprint Sensor Position
    Fingerprint Sensor Position Rear Rear
    IRIS Scanner
    IRIS Scanner Yes -
    Other Sensors
    Other Sensors Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Gyroscope Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Gyroscope
    Stylus
    Stylus Yes -
    Storage
    Expandable Memory
    Expandable Memory Yes, Up to 512 GB No
    Internal Memory
    Internal Memory 128 GB 64 GB
    Storage Type
    Storage Type UFS 2.1 UFS 2.1
    USB OTG
    USB OTG Yes Yes
    User Available Storage
    User Available Storage Up to 109 GB Up to 52.9 GB

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