87points

Google Pixel 3

89points

Google Pixel 3 XL

91points

Xiaomi Mi 8

Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
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Google Pixel 3 vs Google Pixel 3 XL vs Xiaomi Mi 8

Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8
87
points
89
points
91
points

Why is Google Pixel 3 better than Google Pixel 3 XL & Xiaomi Mi 8?

  • Weight
    148gvs184,175g
  • Width
    68.2mmvs76.7,74.8mm
  • Height
    145.6mmvs158,154.9mm
  • Volume
    78.45cm³vs95.73694,88.057552cm³

Why is Google Pixel 3 XL better than Google Pixel 3 & Xiaomi Mi 8?

Why is Xiaomi Mi 8 better than Google Pixel 3 & Google Pixel 3 XL?

  • RAM
    6GBvs4,4GB
  • Megapixels
    12MP & 12MPvs12.2,12.2MP
  • Front camera megapixels
    20MPvs8 & 8,8 & 8MP
  • Internal storage
    256GBvs128,128GB
  • Thickness
    7.6mmvs7.9,7.9mm
  • Supports two SIM cards
  • Has an AMOLED display
  • Shoots 360° panorama

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

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

2.Weather sealed
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

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

3.weight

148g

184g

175g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

7.9mm

7.9mm

7.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

68.2mm

76.7mm

74.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

145.6mm

158mm

154.9mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1080 x 2160px

1440 x 2960px

1080 x 2248px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

443ppi

523ppi

402ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

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"

6.3"

6.21"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. 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 View 20

6.Has an AMOLED display
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

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 845)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.RAM speed

1866MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

1866MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

1866MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

Best

Alcatel 7

3200MHz

4.Has integrated graphics
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

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

5.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

6.Has out-of-order execution
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

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

12.2MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

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 & 8MP

8MP & 8MP

20MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

4.widest aperture

f/1.8

f/1.8

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

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

5.pixel size

1.4µm

1.4µm

1.4µm

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

Meizu 16 (64GB / 6GB RAM)

1 & 1.55µm

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

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

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

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 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

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

For example

Huawei Honor View 20

3.has a radio
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

4.has dedicated media keys
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

2915mAh

3430mAh

3400mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

For example

Oppo A7

3.wireless charging
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

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

4.has a removable battery
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

5.Supports fast charging
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

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.

6.has a battery level indicator
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8
2.Has offline voice recognition
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

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 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8
5.Is free and open source
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

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.

6.Has sharing intents
Google Pixel 3
Google Pixel 3 XL
Xiaomi Mi 8

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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