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Summary
94%
90%
Display

5.8" (14.73 cm)

1440x2960 px, 568 PPI

5.5" (13.97 cm)

QHD (2k), 534 PPI

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.3 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Dual + Dual Core

2.15 GHz + 1.6 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

32 GB

Camera

12 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

12.3 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

Battery

3000 mAh

20 h talktime (3G)

3450 mAh

32 h talktime (3G)

Expert Rating
User Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

4.6/5 based on 21,464 ratings

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4.5/5 based on 1,164 ratings

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General
Launch Date

May 5, 2017 (Official)

October 13, 2016 (Official)

Brand

Samsung

Google

Model

Galaxy S8

Pixel XL

Operating System

Android v7.0 (Nougat)

Android v7.1 (Nougat)

Custom UI

Stock

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Single SIM, GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano

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: 148.9 mm
Width: 68.1 mm
Thickness: 8.0 mm

Height: 154.7 mm
Width: 75.7 mm
Thickness: 8.5 mm

Weight

155 grams

168 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Colours

Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Coral Blue, Arctic Silver, Maple Gold, Burgundy Red

Black, Blue, Silver

Waterproof

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

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Display
Excellent
Very Good
Screen Size

5.8 " (14.73 cm)

5.5 " (13.97 cm)

Screen Resolution

1440 x 2960 pixels

1440 x 2560 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18.5:9

Bezel-less display

yes

Pixel Density

568 ppi

534 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Corning Gorilla Glass v4

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

84.57 %

71.04 %

Performance
Very Good
Very Good
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 8895

Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro

Processor

Octa core (2.3 GHz, Quad core, M2 Mongoose + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Quad core (2.15 GHz, Dual core, Kryo + 1.6 GHz, Dual core, Kryo)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-G71 MP20

Adreno 530

RAM

4 GB

4 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

32 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 256 GB

no  No

User Available Storage

Up to 52.3 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

yes

Camera
Excellent
Excellent
Main Camera
Resolution

12 MP Primary Camera

12.3 MP Primary Camera

Sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Exmor-R CMOS image sensor

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus, Dual Pixel autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus, Laser autofocus

Physical Aperture

F1.7

F2.0

Optical Image Stabilisation

yes

no  No

Flash

yes Dual-color LED Flash

yes Dual LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

4032 x 3024 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

8 x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Touch to focus

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

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 120 fps

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

Front Camera
Resolution

8 MP Front Camera

8 MP Front Camera

Autofocus

yes

Physical Aperture

F1.7

F2.4

Flash

yes Screen flash

no  No

Camera Features

Wide Angle Selfie

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3000 mAh

3450 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 20 Hours(3G)

Up to 32 Hours(3G)

Wireless Charging

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast

yes Fast

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano

Network Support

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

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

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
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 17) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
150 Mbit/s ↑ 1024 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 16)
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) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1500(band 21) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1700 / 1900 / 2100 / 800 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
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 17) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
150 Mbit/s ↑ 1024 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 16)
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

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v5.0

yes v4.2

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

yes

yes

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

USB Type-C

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

Multimedia
FM Radio

no  No

no  No

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Back

Heart Rate Monitor

yes

IRIS Scanner

yes

Other Sensors

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

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

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  • Which is a better phone between Galaxy S8 and Pixel XL?

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    Answered By Neeraj Sarin | 1 years ago
    Samsung Galaxy Galaxy S8 vs Google  Pixel XL

    Both Galaxy S8 and Pixel Xl are fantastic devices, but Samsung Galaxy S8 should be better as it has the following advantages:
    • It uses multiple sims at the same time. It allows you to use two services without the need to carry two devices at the same time
    • It has More cores result in better parallelism, meaning more tasks can be processed in parallel without slowing down the User Interface.
    • It has around 5% bigger screen than Google Pixel XL. Reading, browsing internet and watching movies is more pleasing experience on a bigger screen.
    •  It has around 15% more pixels than Google Pixel XL. More resolution means sharper and crisper screen
    • It is around  6% slimmer than Google Pixel XL. Slimmer devices are easier to carry in pocket and look more fashionable.
    •  It is around 100% more inbuilt memory than Google Pixel XL. More memory allows you to store more songs, videos, photos and install more applications.
    Though it is not one sided, Google Pixel XL is abnother great device with the following advantages:
    • It has around 15% more Battery Capacity than Samsung Galaxy S8. With more battery size, device's battery can generally last more time, 
    • It supports DLNA . It enables easy sharing of music, photos, and videos over wifi. You can stream video from your DLNA supported device to your DLNA TV via WiFi.
    Verdict:
    Hence in my view Samsung Galxy S8 is definitely a better device with better all round performance, better RAM, better Camera and better inbuilt memory

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  • which phone is better between Samsung S8,Google Pixel XL, LG G6 and iPhone 7?

    Answered By Sumit Moun | 1 years ago
    LG G6 is better you can check in YouTube
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    Answered By Heera Chaudhary | 2 years ago
    I had checked on the net for list of Jio supported phones. It features in that list
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    Answered By Tapati Manohar | 2 years ago
    The Google Pixel XL has a 3450mah li ion battery.
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    Answered By Pratik Dutta | 2 years ago
    Currently only black colour is displayed.
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