59points

Apple iPhone 6s Plus

76points

Google Pixel 2 XL

Apple iPhone 6s Plus
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Apple iPhone 6s Plus vs Google Pixel 2 XL

Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL
59
points
76
points

Why is Apple iPhone 6s Plus better than Google Pixel 2 XL?

  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
  • 0.6mm thinner
    7.3mmvs7.9mm
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Has AirPlay
  • Has Force Touch/3D Touch

Why is Google Pixel 2 XL better than Apple iPhone 6s Plus?

  • 28% more battery power
    3520mAhvs2750mAh
  • 4.73x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.45GHz & 4 x 1.9GHzvs2 x 1.84GHz
  • 34.16% higher pixel density
    538ppivs401ppi
  • 9.09% bigger screen size
    6"vs5.5"
  • 2GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs2GB
  • 1.67% more megapixels (main camera)
    12.2MPvs12MP
  • 2x higher resolution
    1440 x 2880pxvs1080 x 1920px
  • 1.6x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs5MP

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

2.Weather sealed
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

3.thickness

7.3mm

7.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

192g

175g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

77.9mm

76.7mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

158.2mm

157.9mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1440 x 2880px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

401ppi

538ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

4.screen size

5.5"

6"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

6.has an IPS screen
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane to Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, which has increased brightness and lower production costs.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

2.Has integrated graphics
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

3.Has out-of-order execution
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

4.Has AES
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.OpenGL version

3.3 (Apple A9)

3.1 (Android 8.0 Oreo)

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

蘋果iPhone 5S 銀色

4

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP

12.2MP

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

3.front camera megapixels

5MP

8MP

Best

Huawei P30 Lite

32MP

4.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G

2160 x 60fps

5.widest aperture

f/2.2

f/1.8

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.2 & 1.2f

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.number of microphones

3

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

Battery

1.battery power

2750mAh

3520mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Supports fast charging
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

3.has a battery level indicator
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

4.has a rechargeable battery
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL
2.Has offline voice recognition
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL
4.Is free and open source
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

5.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL
6.Has sharing intents
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Google Pixel 2 XL

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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