03 March 2018
On Oct 4th, Google announced latest Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones alongside a number of the new product. As expected the new Pixel 2 lineup smartphones will be challenging existing big players. On the other hand, the Cupertino giant announced their latest smartphones recently as Apple iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X. All three latest iPhones surely will be an option for those who are looking for a new premium smartphone. Unfortunately, Apple delayed the iPhone X release till November 3rd but the iterative variants iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are widely available for purchase.
Its good to hear Pixel 2 lineup devices goes up for pre-orders soon after the announcement. Though Google didn't confirm the release date earlier pre-orders indicate release won't be far away. The Pixel 2 will be the direct competitor of iPhone 8 as both have display panel around 5-inches and both have traditional thick bezels design. The bezel-less flagship Pixel 2 XL will be competing against iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X. The device will have to face stiff competition from Samsung's latest bezel-less flagship Galaxy Note 8 as well. Today we will be comparing specs of all aforementioned devices to know what all devices are bringing on board in terms of specs to lure customers. Without any further ado, let's have a look at the specs sheet of Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X and Galaxy Note 8.
|Specs||Pixel 2||Pixel 2 XL||iPhone 8||iPhone 8 Plus||iPhone X||Galaxy Note 8|
|Screen resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels||1440 x 2880 pixels||750 x 1334 pixels||1080 x 1920 pixels||1125 x 2436 pixels||1440 x 2960 pixels|
|SoC||Snapdragon 835||Snapdragon 835||A11 Bionic||A11 Bionic||A11 Bionic||Snapdragon 835|
|Storage||64/128GB Non-Expandable||64/128 Non-Expandable||64/256GB Non-Expandable||64/256GB Non-Expandable||64/256GB Non-Expandable||64GB Expandable|
|Rear camera||12.3MP||12.3MP||12MP||Dual 12MP||Dual 12MP||Dual 12MP|
|3.5mm headphone jack||No||No||No||No||No||Yes|
|OS||Android Oreo||Android Oreo||iOS 11||iOS 11||iOS 11||Android 7.1.1|
|Dimensions||145.7 x 69.7 x 7.8mm||157.5 x76.2 x 7.6mm||138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3mm||158.4 x 78.1 x 7.5mm||143.6 x 70.9 x 7.7mm||162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6mm|
- The Google Pixel 2 isn't still available online. To be notified when it becomse available click here.
- The Google Pixel 2 XL isn't still available online. To be notified when it becomse available click here.
- The Apple iPhone 8 isn't still available online. To be notified when it becomse available click here.
- The Apple iPhone X isn't still available online. To be notified when it becomse available click here.
- The Apple iPhone 8 Plus is available at Amazon Marketplace for $ 455. The price/quality is avarage but this is the best device in this price range.
- The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 isn't still available online. To be notified when it becomse available click here.