Google Pixel 4 XL display gets A+ rating from DisplayMate

“Pixel 4 XL OLED improves the display performance, it brings 10 percent higher Peak Brightness, higher Color Accuracy, and improved Display Power Efficiency”

Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL flagships were launched at an event in New York yesterday. Now, DisplayMate has certified the Pixel 4 XL display with an A+ grade. For those unaware, DisplayMate is an industry-leading evaluator of smartphone displays. DisplayMate awarded iPhone 11 Pro Max, OnePlus 7 Pro and Samsung Galaxy S10 A+ rating in 2019. Google Pixel 4 XL sports a 6.3-inch AMOLED QuadHD+ display with 3,040 x 1,440 pixels resolution, 19:9 aspect ratio and 90Hz refresh rate. The flagship also includes an option to automatically adjust the refresh rate between 90 and 60Hz to minimise battery consumption.

Google Pixel 4 XL
Google Pixel 4 XL includes an option to automatically adjust the refresh rate between 90 and 60Hz to minimise battery consumption.

Pixel 4 XL’s OLED has witnessed display performance improvement over the Pixel 3 XL; it brings 10 percent higher Peak Brightness, better colour accuracy, and improved display power efficiency. DisplayMate says that the Pixel 4 XL display is “visually indistinguishable from perfect.” On the other hand, the 90Hz refresh rate should offer smoother scrolling, UI animations and video playback.

To recall, the Google Pixel 4 XL is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC coupled with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage. It runs on Android 10 out of the box. There is a dual-rear camera setup consisting of a 12MP primary sensor and a 16MP telephoto lens. On the front, there is an 8-megapixel shooter for selfies and video calling. The cameras are backed with features like astrophotography, improved Portrait Mode, Dual Exposure Camera Controls and more. The Pixel 4 XL rocks Titan M security chip, has support for Active Edge to quickly trigger Google Assistant, Pixel Neural Core for on-device machine learning, and Stereo Speakers. It packs a 3,700mAh battery with 18W fast-charging support.

Key Specs

Google Pixel 4 XL
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 | 6 GBProcessor
6.3 inches Display
12.2 MP + 16 MPRear camera
8 MPSelfie camera
3700 mAh Battery