74points

Google Pixel 3a XL

70points

Huawei Nexus 6P

Google Pixel 3a XL
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Google Pixel 3a XL vs Huawei Nexus 6P

Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
74
points
Google Pixel 3a XL
70
points
Huawei Nexus 6P

Why is Google Pixel 3a XL better than Huawei Nexus 6P?

  • 7.25% more battery power
    ?

    3700mAhvs3450mAh
  • 1.43% faster CPU speed
    ?

    2 x 2GHz & 6 x 1.7GHzvs4 x 2 & 4 x 1.5GHz
  • 1GB more RAM memory
    ?

    4GBvs3GB
  • 5.26% bigger screen size
    ?

    6"vs5.7"
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Supports fast charging
    ?
  • 11g lighter
    ?

    167gvs178g
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    5vs4.2

Why is Huawei Nexus 6P better than Google Pixel 3a XL?

  • 28.86% higher pixel density
    ?

    518ppivs402ppi
  • 1.58x higher resolution
    ?

    1440 x 2560pxvs1080 x 2160px
  • 0.82% more megapixels (main camera)
    ?

    12.3MPvs12.2MP
  • 64GB more internal storage
    ?

    128GBvs64GB
  • 0.9mm thinner
    ?

    7.3mmvs8.2mm
  • 0.15µm larger pixel size (main camera)
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    1.55µmvs1.4µm
  • Has laser autofocus
    ?
  • 0.8mm shorter
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    159.3mmvs160.1mm

Price comparison

Google Pixel 3a XL

Buy used:

$299.97

ProductStorePrice
Google Pixel 3a XL AmazonGoogle Pixel 3A XL (2019) G020B 64GB (6"...Google Pixel 3A XL (2019) G020B 64GB (6" inch, GSM, 4G/LTE, CDMA) Factory Unlocked Smartphone - International Version (Just Black)
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$409.00
Google Pixel 3a XL AmazonGoogle - Pixel 3a XL with 64GB Memory Ce...Google - Pixel 3a XL with 64GB Memory Cell Phone (Unlocked) - Just Black (Renewed)
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$329.97
Google Pixel 3a XL AmazonGoogle Pixel 3 XL Unlocked GSM/CDMA - US...Google Pixel 3 XL Unlocked GSM/CDMA - US Warranty (Just Black, 64GB) (Renewed)
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$364.00
Google Pixel 3a XL AmazonGoogle Pixel 3a XL Verizon Just Black, 6...Google Pixel 3a XL Verizon Just Black, 64GB (Renewed)
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$329.97
Google Pixel 3a XL AmazonGoogle - Pixel 3a XL with 64GB Memory Ce...Google - Pixel 3a XL with 64GB Memory Cell Phone (Unlocked) - Clearly White (Renewed)
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$309.91
Google Pixel 3a XL AmazonGoogle Pixel 3A XL (2019) G020B 64GB (6"...Google Pixel 3A XL (2019) G020B 64GB (6" inch, GSM, 4G/LTE, CDMA) Factory Unlocked Smartphone - International Version (Clearly White)
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$419.00
Google Pixel 3a XL aliexpressBrand New google pixel 3A XL LTE Mobile ...Brand New google pixel 3A XL LTE Mobile Phone 6.0" 4GB RAM 64B ROM Snapdragon 670 Octa core Android 9.0 Fingerprint Smart Phone
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$261.60
Google Pixel 3a XL walmartGoogle Pixel XL 3a White, Factory Unlock...Google Pixel XL 3a White, Factory Unlocked
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$666.00

Huawei Nexus 6P

Buy used:

$146.00

ProductStorePrice
Huawei Nexus 6P AmazonLG Nexus 5X H791 32GB Carbon Black, Fact...LG Nexus 5X H791 32GB Carbon Black, Factory Unlocked EU GSM Smartphone, International Model, No Warranty
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$279.97
Huawei Nexus 6P AmazonHuawei Nexus 6P H1512 64GB Factory Unloc...Huawei Nexus 6P H1512 64GB Factory Unlocked - International Version with No Warranty (Gold)
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$289.00
Huawei Nexus 6P AmazonHUAWEI Nexus 6P 64GB Unlocked GSM 4G LTE...HUAWEI Nexus 6P 64GB Unlocked GSM 4G LTE Octa-Core Android (Marshmallow) Smartphone w/ 12.3MP Camera - Gold
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$295.00
Huawei Nexus 6P AmazonHuawei Nexus 6P H1512 32GB (GSM Only, No...Huawei Nexus 6P H1512 32GB (GSM Only, No CDMA) Factory Unlocked - International Version with No Warranty (Gold)
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$265.00
Huawei Nexus 6P AmazonHuawei Nexus 6P – 32 GB Graphite (U.S. V...Huawei Nexus 6P – 32 GB Graphite (U.S. Version: Nin-A1) - Unlocked 5.7-inch Android 6.0 smartphone w/ 4G LTE (U.S. Warranty)
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$229.00
Huawei Nexus 6P AmazonHuawei Honor 6X Dual Camera Unlocked Sma...Huawei Honor 6X Dual Camera Unlocked Smartphone, 32GB Gold (US Warranty)
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$256.00
Huawei Nexus 6P AmazonHuawei Nexus 6P 32 GB New (Unlocked)
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$265.00
Huawei Nexus 6P AmazonHuawei Honor 6X Dual Camera Unlocked Sma...Huawei Honor 6X Dual Camera Unlocked Smartphone, 32GB Gray (US Warranty) and Cricket Wireless BYOD Prepaid SIM Card
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$209.87

Design

1.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
2.weight

167g

178g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
3.thickness

8.2mm

7.3mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
4.height

160.1mm

159.3mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.width

76.1mm

77.8mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
6.has a physical QWERTY keyboard
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.

Display

1.pixel density

402ppi

518ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
2.resolution

1080 x 2160px

1440 x 2560px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
3.screen size

6"

5.7"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has branded damage-resistant glass
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
5.Has an OLED or AMOLED display
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) displays are formed of organic materials that emit light. They have higher contrast ratios and wider viewing angles compared to LCDs. AMOLED and POLED are types of OLED displays.
6.has a touch screen
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Performance

1.CPU speed

2 x 2GHz & 6 x 1.7GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 670)

4 x 2GHz & 4 x 1.5GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994)

The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
2.RAM

4GB

3GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
3.has an external memory slot
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
4.internal storage

64GB

128GB

The internal storage, also called read-only memory (ROM), refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
5.Has integrated LTE
Google Pixel 3a XL (Qualcomm Snapdragon 670)
The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.
Small semiconductors provide better performance and reduced power consumption. Chipsets with a higher number of transistors, semiconductor components of electronic devices, offer more computational power. A small form factor allows more transistors to fit on a chip, therefore increasing its performance.

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)

12.2MP

12.3MP

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
2.megapixels (front camera)

8MP

8MP

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the front camera. A higher megapixel count means that the front camera is capable of capturing more details, an essential factor for taking high-resolution selfies.
3.has built-in optical image stabilization
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
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.
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.
5.Has a dual-tone LED flash
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
A dual-tone flash has LED lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.
6.has a BSI sensor
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
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 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
3.Has a radio
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
4.number of microphones

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
5.Has dedicated media keys
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

Battery

1.battery power

3700mAh

3450mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
2.has a removable battery
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
3.has wireless charging
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
4.Supports fast charging
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
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 an ultra power-saving mode
Google Pixel 3a XL (Android 9.0 Pie)
Huawei Nexus 6P (Android 6.0 Marshmallow)
The ultra power-saving mode, also called low power mode, is an effective way to extend the battery life of the device. Usually, it involves limiting screen brightness and contrast, disabling location services, restricting connectivity, and turning off nonessential apps.
6.has a battery level indicator
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
2.has NFC
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
NFC (near-field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
3.Has a fingerprint scanner
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
4.is DLNA-certified
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
All DLNA-certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
5.Bluetooth version

5

4.2

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
6.supports two SIM cards
Google Pixel 3a XL
Huawei Nexus 6P
A dual-SIM mobile phone can work with two SIM cards at the same time.

Price comparison

Google Pixel 3a XL

Buy used:

$299.97

ProductStorePrice
Google Pixel 3a XL AmazonGoogle Pixel 3A XL (2019) G020B 64GB (6"...Google Pixel 3A XL (2019) G020B 64GB (6" inch, GSM, 4G/LTE, CDMA) Factory Unlocked Smartphone - International Version (Just Black)
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$409.00
Google Pixel 3a XL AmazonGoogle - Pixel 3a XL with 64GB Memory Ce...Google - Pixel 3a XL with 64GB Memory Cell Phone (Unlocked) - Just Black (Renewed)
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$329.97
Google Pixel 3a XL AmazonGoogle Pixel 3 XL Unlocked GSM/CDMA - US...Google Pixel 3 XL Unlocked GSM/CDMA - US Warranty (Just Black, 64GB) (Renewed)
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$364.00
Google Pixel 3a XL AmazonGoogle Pixel 3a XL Verizon Just Black, 6...Google Pixel 3a XL Verizon Just Black, 64GB (Renewed)
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$329.97
Google Pixel 3a XL AmazonGoogle - Pixel 3a XL with 64GB Memory Ce...Google - Pixel 3a XL with 64GB Memory Cell Phone (Unlocked) - Clearly White (Renewed)
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$309.91
Google Pixel 3a XL AmazonGoogle Pixel 3A XL (2019) G020B 64GB (6"...Google Pixel 3A XL (2019) G020B 64GB (6" inch, GSM, 4G/LTE, CDMA) Factory Unlocked Smartphone - International Version (Clearly White)
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$419.00
Google Pixel 3a XL aliexpressBrand New google pixel 3A XL LTE Mobile ...Brand New google pixel 3A XL LTE Mobile Phone 6.0" 4GB RAM 64B ROM Snapdragon 670 Octa core Android 9.0 Fingerprint Smart Phone
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$261.60
Google Pixel 3a XL walmartGoogle Pixel XL 3a White, Factory Unlock...Google Pixel XL 3a White, Factory Unlocked
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$666.00

Huawei Nexus 6P

Buy used:

$146.00

ProductStorePrice
Huawei Nexus 6P AmazonLG Nexus 5X H791 32GB Carbon Black, Fact...LG Nexus 5X H791 32GB Carbon Black, Factory Unlocked EU GSM Smartphone, International Model, No Warranty
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$279.97
Huawei Nexus 6P AmazonHuawei Nexus 6P H1512 64GB Factory Unloc...Huawei Nexus 6P H1512 64GB Factory Unlocked - International Version with No Warranty (Gold)
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$289.00
Huawei Nexus 6P AmazonHUAWEI Nexus 6P 64GB Unlocked GSM 4G LTE...HUAWEI Nexus 6P 64GB Unlocked GSM 4G LTE Octa-Core Android (Marshmallow) Smartphone w/ 12.3MP Camera - Gold
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$295.00
Huawei Nexus 6P AmazonHuawei Nexus 6P H1512 32GB (GSM Only, No...Huawei Nexus 6P H1512 32GB (GSM Only, No CDMA) Factory Unlocked - International Version with No Warranty (Gold)
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$265.00
Huawei Nexus 6P AmazonHuawei Nexus 6P – 32 GB Graphite (U.S. V...Huawei Nexus 6P – 32 GB Graphite (U.S. Version: Nin-A1) - Unlocked 5.7-inch Android 6.0 smartphone w/ 4G LTE (U.S. Warranty)
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$229.00
Huawei Nexus 6P AmazonHuawei Honor 6X Dual Camera Unlocked Sma...Huawei Honor 6X Dual Camera Unlocked Smartphone, 32GB Gold (US Warranty)
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$256.00
Huawei Nexus 6P AmazonHuawei Nexus 6P 32 GB New (Unlocked)
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$265.00
Huawei Nexus 6P AmazonHuawei Honor 6X Dual Camera Unlocked Sma...Huawei Honor 6X Dual Camera Unlocked Smartphone, 32GB Gray (US Warranty) and Cricket Wireless BYOD Prepaid SIM Card
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$209.87

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