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Summary
88%
91%
Display

6.0" (15.24 cm)

1440x2880 px, 537 PPI

6.2" (15.75 cm)

1440x2960 px, 531 PPI

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.45 GHz + 1.9 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.7 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

Non Expandable

64 GB

400 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12.2 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

12 MP + 12 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

Battery

3520 mAh

3500 mAh

25 h talktime (3G)

Expert Rating

★★★★★
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User Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

4.6/5 based on 7,988 ratings

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4.5/5 based on 38,542 ratings

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General
Launch Date

November 15, 2017 (Official)

March 16, 2018 (Official)

Brand

Google

Samsung

Model

Pixel XL 2

Galaxy S9 Plus

Also Known As

Google Pixel 2 XL

Operating System

Android v8.0 (Oreo)

Android v8.0 (Oreo)

Custom UI

Stock

SIM Slot(s)

Single SIM, GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast

yes Fast

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 157.9 mm
Width: 76.7 mm
Thickness: 7.9 mm

Height: 158.1 mm
Width: 73.8 mm
Thickness: 8.5 mm

Weight

175 grams

189 grams

Build Material

Case: Aluminium
Back: Aluminium

Case: Aluminium
Back: Gorilla Glass

Colours

Black, Black and White

Midnight Black, Coral Blue, Lilac Purple, Burgundy Red, Polaris Blue

Waterproof

yes Water resistant, IP67

yes Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP68

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Dust proof

Display
Very Good
Excellent
Screen Size

6.0 " (15.24 cm)

6.2 " (15.75 cm)

Screen Resolution

1440 x 2880 pixels

1440 x 2960 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18:9

18.5:9

Bezel-less display

yes

yes

Pixel Density

537 ppi

531 ppi

Display Type

P-OLED

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

76.71 %

83.99 %

Performance
Very Good
Very Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9810

Processor

Octa core (2.45 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 280 + 1.9 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 280)

Octa core (2.7 GHz, Quad core, M2 Mongoose + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 540

Mali-G72 MP18

RAM

4 GB

6 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

no  No

yes Up to 400 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 56 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

yes

Camera
Best in Class
Best in Class
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Dual

Resolution

12.2 MP f/1.8, Wide Angle Primary Camera(27 mm focal length, 2.55" sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size)

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 (upto 10x Digital Zoom, upto 2x Optical Zoom) Camera(52 mm focal length, 3.6" sensor size, 1µm pixel size)

Sensor

CMOS image sensor

CMOS image sensor, ISOCELL Plus

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus, Dual Pixel autofocus, Laser autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus, Dual Pixel autofocus

Physical Aperture

F1.8

F1.5

Optical Image Stabilisation

yes

yes

Flash

yes Dual LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

4000 x 3000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Auto Flash, Face detection, Simultaneous HD video and image recording, Touch to focus

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 120 fps, 1280x720 @ 240 fps

3840x2160 @ 60 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

8 MP f/2.4, Wide Angle Primary Camera(25 mm focal length, 3.2" sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size)

8 MP f/1.7, Wide Angle Primary Camera(25 mm focal length, 3.6" sensor size, 1.22µm pixel size)

Autofocus

no  No

yes

Physical Aperture

F2.4

F1.7

Camera Features

Fixed Focus

Wide Angle Selfie

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 30 fps, 640x480 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Average
Capacity

3520 mAh

3500 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 25 Hours(3G)

Wireless Charging

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast

yes Fast

USB Type-C

yes

yes

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network Support

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
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) / 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
4G Speed:
75 Mbit/s ↑ 800 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 15)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
200 Mbit/s ↑ 1200 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 18)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
200 Mbit/s ↑ 1200 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 18)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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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 Features

Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v5.0

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

yes

yes

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

Multimedia
FM Radio

no  No

no  No

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

USB Type-C

3.5 mm

Audio Features

Dolby Atmos

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

IRIS Scanner

yes

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, rgbw sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Stylus

yes

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  • How to enable VOLTE on Google Pixel 2 XL ?

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    Answered By Nikita Dasgupta | 3 years ago
    you can follow the steps below:
    • Ensure HD Voice is activated.
    • From a Home screen, tap the Arrow icon Up arrow icon to display all apps.
    • Navigate: Settings Settings app icon > Network & Internet Network and Internet icon > Mobile Network Mobile network icon.
    • Tap the Advanced Calling switch to turn on On icon or off Switch off.
    • If presented, review the notification then tap OK to confirm.
    • Note Review the disclaimer regarding billing and data usage.
  • How to make video calls on Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus ?

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    Answered By Raj Patil | 2 years ago

    From a Home screen, tap Phone (located in the lower-left).

    1. Tap the Menu icon (located in the upper-right)
    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Tap General.
    4. Tap the Video calling switch to turn on or off.
    5. If presented with a confirmation screen, tap OK.
    Alternatively, you can make video calls using WhatsApp and Skype as well.

    You can see full specs here: Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

  • How to enable Google Assistant in Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus ?

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    Answered By Pushpanjali Sandeep | 2 years ago
    1. Long press home button to initiate the Google Assistant.
    2. Tap "Continue" to go to your personal assistant screen.
    3. The Tap on "Yes I'm in" to allow all the required permissions.

    Note: You can also be asked to activate the Voice assistant where you will be asked to record "Ok Google" three times.

    You can also watch this video for detailed information about Google Assistant


    Specs: Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

  • Does Google Pixel 2 XL does support 5G?

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    Answered By Gayatri Chatterjee | 2 years ago

    5G technology is entirely new and still in testing face among telecom companies, device manufacturing companies, and software companies. Though rules of the 5G have been finalized, prototypes have yet not been finalized and phones in today's market will not be compatible with the 5G Technology. 

    Google Pixel 2 XL does not support 5G and will not be compatible with it. 

  • How to set custom ringtone on Google Pixel 2 XL ?

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    Answered By Manish Saxena | 3 years ago
    you can follow the steps to set custom ringtone:
    • From a Home screen, tap the Arrow icon Up arrow icon to display all apps.
    • Tap Messages Messages app icon.
    • From the Inbox, tap the message containing the ringtone.
    • Touch and hold the area that surrounds the attachment box.
    • Tap Save attachment Save icon.
    • Note The sound file is saved to your Downloads folder.
    • If presented with a permissions screen, tap Allow to continue.
    • Open up the Apps list then tap Downloads Downloads app icon.
    • Tap and hold the ringtone, then tap the Menu icon Action overflow icon (upper-right) then select Move to....
    • Navigate: Device name > Ringtones, then tap Move (bottom-right).
    • To set the ringtone, refer to Set Ringtones.
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