77points

Google Pixel 2

74points

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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126 facts in comparison

Google Pixel 2 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
77
points
74
points

Why is Google Pixel 2 better than Samsung Galaxy S7 Active?

  • Has stereo speakers
  • 42g lighter
    143gvs185g
  • 2.1mm thinner
    7.8mmvs9.9mm
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • 5.3mm narrower
    69.7mmvs75mm
  • 3.1mm shorter
    145.7mmvs148.8mm
  • 4nm smaller semiconductor size
    10nmvs14nm
  • Has laser autofocus

Why is Samsung Galaxy S7 Active better than Google Pixel 2?

  • 48.15% more battery power
    4000mAhvs2700mAh
  • 30.84% higher pixel density
    577ppivs441ppi
  • 2% bigger screen size
    5.1"vs5"
  • 1.78x higher resolution
    1440 x 2560pxvs1080 x 1920px
  • Has an external memory slot
  • 5.56% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    f/1.7 vs1.8f
  • Has an AMOLED display
  • Supports ANT+

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

2.Weather sealed
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

3.weight

143g

185g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

7.8mm

9.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

69.7mm

75mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

145.7mm

148.8mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1440 x 2560px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

441ppi

577ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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"

5.1"

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

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5. newer Gorilla Glass version

5

4

Best

Sony Xperia 1 Dual SIM

6

6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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.

For example

Huawei Honor 10i

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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.GPU clock speed

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.RAM speed

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Umidigi One Max

3200MHz

4.Has integrated graphics
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

5.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

6.Has out-of-order execution
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

Cameras

1.megapixels

12.2MP

12MP

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

8MP

5MP

Best

Huawei Honor 10i

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/1.8

f/1.7

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.pixel size

1.4µm

1.96µm

The pixel size measures the length of the individual photodetectors (pixels) in the image sensor. Larger pixels can capture more light, providing better image quality and improved low-light performance.

Best

Vivo Y95

2.2 & 2.4µm

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

3.number of microphones

2

2

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

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.Has a radio
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Lenovo Z5 Pro 64GB

Battery

1.battery power

2700mAh

4000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

ZTE Axon 10 Pro 5G

3.has a removable battery
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Punkt. MP02

4.Supports fast charging
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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.

5.has a battery level indicator
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

6.has a rechargeable battery
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
2.Has offline voice recognition
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

3.Supports Java
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
4.Is free and open source
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
6.Has sharing intents
Google Pixel 2
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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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