Google Pixel 2 XL VS. Huawei P20 Pro: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Google Pixel 2 XL VS. Huawei P20 Pro. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
8.3
Cost-effectiveness
9
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
7
7.5
Performance & Hardware
7.6
8
Camera
7.8
8.9
Connectivity
8.2
8.5
Battery
6.3
7.3

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
--
--

Release Date

Release date
October 2017, 2 years ago
March 2018, 1 year ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
76.7 mm
157.9 mm
7.9 mm
73.9 mm
155.0 mm
7.8 mm
Weight
175 g
180 g
Usable surface
76 %
82 %
Materials
Aluminium alloy, Metal
Aluminium alloy
Resistance
IP67
IP67
Colors
Black

White
Black

Blue

Screen

Diagonal
6"
6.1"
Type
pOLED
Amoled
Resolution
1440 x 2880 px
1080 x 2240 px
Density
538 Pixels per inch
432 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Active Edge
  • Always-On Display
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Always-On Display
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Frameless
  • Multi-touch
  • Notch
  • Medium-sized Notch

Prototypes





Prototypes
Google Pixel 2 XL
Print 3D Model
Huawei P20 Pro
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 970
CPU
4x 2.45 GHz Kryo + 4x 2.15 GHz Kryo
4x 2.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A73 + 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2.45 GHz
2.4 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 540
Mali G72 MP12

RAM

RAM
4 GB
6 GB

Antutu

Score
203.768 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 86% of devices
251.299 (Antutu v8)
Overall performance better than 89% of devices

Storage

Capacity
64 GB
128 GB
SD Slot
No
No

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, in the back
Yes, on the front

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Magnetometer
  • Proximity
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
Color LED Notifications
Color LED Notifications

Camera

Rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
12.2 Mpx
Sensor
Google Dual Pixel
Type
CMOS
Aperture
ƒ/ 1.8
ISO
--
Pixel size
--

Triple rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
40 Mpx
Sensor
Sony IMX600 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
Aperture
ƒ/ 1.8
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.00 µm
Sensor size
1/1.74
Telephoto lens
2
Resolution
8 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.4
ISO
--
Pixel size
--
Black & white
3
Resolution
20 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 1.6
ISO
--
Pixel size
--
Flash
Dual LED
Dual LED
Features
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Manual focus
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • RAW
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Laser AF
  • Manual focus
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Optical zoom
  • RAW
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • Triple camera
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
240 fps
Yes
960 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
Yes

Selfie

Resolution
8 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.4
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.40 µm
Resolution
24 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.0
ISO
--
Pixel size
--

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B13 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B20 (800)
  • B25 (1900+)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28 (700)
  • B29 (700)
  • B30 (2300)
  • B32 (1500)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B66 (1700/2100)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B6 (800)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B9 (1800)
  • B12 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B18 (800)
  • B19 (800)
  • B20 (800)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28 (700)
  • B32 (1500)
  • B34 (TDD 2100)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B6 (800)
  • B8 (900)
  • B9 (1800 Japan)
  • B19 (800)
  • B20 (800)
2G
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • CDMA BC1 (1900)
  • CDMA BC10 (800 Secondary)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Single Sim
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.2 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • APT-x
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • DIP (Device ID Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • HSP (Headset Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • MAP (Message Access Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PAN (Personal Area Networking Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • Galileo
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

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0.730 W/Kg on head
1.220 W/Kg on body
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

1.000 W/Kg on head
1.180 W/Kg on body
1.030 W/Kg on head
0.610 W/Kg on body

Others

Others
  • NFC
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • NFC
  • Computer sync
  • Infrared
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3520 mAh
4000 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Polymer
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 9.0 Pie

Prices

Prices

Prices