Google Pixel 3a XL VS. Google Pixel XL: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Google Pixel 3a XL VS. Google Pixel XL. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
8
Cost-effectiveness
8.3
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
6.4
6.1
Performance & Hardware
7.5
7.3
Camera
8.2
7.9
Connectivity
8.5
7.6
Battery
6.8
6.5

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
G020B
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Release Date

Release date
May 2019, 4 months ago
October 2016, 2 years ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
76.1 mm
160.1 mm
8.2 mm
75.7 mm
154.7 mm
8.6 mm
Weight
167 g
168 g
Usable surface
76 %
71 %
Materials
Polycarbonate
Aluminium alloy, Glass
Resistance
-
IP53
Colors
Black

Purple-ish

White
Black

Blue

Silver

Screen

Diagonal
6"
5.5"
Type
Oled gOLED
Amoled
Resolution
1080 x 2160 px
1440 x 2560 px
Density
402 Pixels per inch
534 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Always-On Display
  • Capacitive
  • Dragontrail glass
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • Without Notch

Prototypes





Prototypes
Google Pixel 3a XL
Print 3D Model
Google Pixel XL
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 670
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 2.15GHz
CPU
2x Kryo 360 2Ghz - 6x Kryo 360 1.7 Ghz
Dual cluster Kryo 2x2.15GHz + 2x1.6GHz
Type
Octa-Core
Quad-Core
Frequency
2 GHz
2.15 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Adreno 615
Adreno 530 624MHz

RAM

RAM
4 GB
4 GB

Antutu

Score
159.000
Overall performance better than 85% of devices
145.387 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 83% of devices

Storage

Capacity
64 GB
32 GB
SD Slot
No
No

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, in the back
Yes, in the back

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gravity
  • Gyroscope
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
LED Notifications
Color LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
12.2 Mpx
12.3 Mpx
Pixel size
1.400 µm
1.544 µm
Sensor
Sony IMX363 Exmor RS
Sony IMX378 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
CMOS BSI 2
Aperture
f/1.8
f/2.0
Flash
LED
Dual LED
Features
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • RAW
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • HDR
  • Manual focus
  • Panorama
  • RAW
  • Touch focus
Slow Motion Video
Yes
240 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
No

Selfie

Resolution
8 Mpx
8 Mpx

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)
  • 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)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B13 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B20 (800)
  • B25 (1900+)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28 (700)
  • B29 (700)
  • B30 (2300)
  • 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)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
2G
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • CDMA BC1 (1900)
  • CDMA BC10 (800 Secondary)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • CDMA BC1 (1900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

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

Wi-Fi

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

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.2
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

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

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • USB Host 3.0
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C
  • Charging
  • 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.

1.390 W/Kg on head
0.900 W/Kg on body
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American measurement

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

1.190 W/Kg on head
0.800 W/Kg on body
0.920 W/Kg on head
0.580 W/Kg on body

Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3700 mAh
3450 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 9.0 Pie

Prices

Prices

Prices