Apple iPhone 7 Plus vs Google Pixel XL

3.07 in
6.23 in
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
vs
2.98 in
6.09 in
Google Pixel XL

Full Comparison

Hardware

Apple iPhone 7 PlusApple iPhone 7 PlusGoogle Pixel XLGoogle Pixel XL
Operating System
Apple iOS 11
Android 7.0
Cpu Speed
2.3 GHz
2.15 GHz
CPU Cores
Quad Core
Quad Core
CPU Model
Apple A10 Fusion
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro
GPU
yesYes
yesYes
Ram memory
3GB
4GB

Display

Apple iPhone 7 PlusApple iPhone 7 PlusGoogle Pixel XLGoogle Pixel XL
Touchscreen
yesYes
yesYes
Colors
16M
16M
Screen size
5.50 in
5.50 in
Resolution
1920, 1080
2560, 1440
Technology
IPS (TFT), IPS LCD
OLED (AMOLED)
Pixel Density
401 ppi
534 ppi
Dual screen support
noNo
noNo
Scratch resistant display
yesYes
yesYes
Ambient light sensor
yesYes
yesYes
Multi touch
yesYes
yesYes

Camera

Apple iPhone 7 PlusApple iPhone 7 PlusGoogle Pixel XLGoogle Pixel XL
Number of cameras
3
2
Front Resolution
7 Mpx
8 Mpx
Primary rear resolution
12 Mpx
12.3 Mpx
Primary rear lens aperture
1.8 f
2.0 f
Primary rear sensor size
1/3"
1/2.3"
Video recording
yesYes
yesYes
Highest video resolution
4096, 2160
4096, 2160
Maximum FPS at the highest resolution
30 fps
30 fps
Maximum FPS (regardless of res.)
240 fps
240 fps
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
1280, 720
1280, 720
Autofocus
yesYes
yesYes
Burst Mode
yesYes
yesYes
Digital Zoom
yesYes
yesYes
Face Detection
yesYes
yesYes
Geo-tagging
yesYes
yesYes
HDR Capture
yesYes
yesYes
LED Flash
yesYes
yesYes
Panorama
yesYes
yesYes
Touch Focus
yesYes
yesYes

Storage

Apple iPhone 7 PlusApple iPhone 7 PlusGoogle Pixel XLGoogle Pixel XL
Memory card reader
noNo
noNo
Types of memory card supported
No memory slot
No memory slot

Dimensions

Apple iPhone 7 PlusApple iPhone 7 PlusGoogle Pixel XLGoogle Pixel XL
Material
Aluminium
Aluminium, Aluminium, Glass
Height
6.23 in
6.09 in
Width
3.07 in
2.98 in
Depth
0.29 in
0.29 in
Weight
0.41 lb
0.37 lb
Physical keyboard/numpad
noNo
noNo
Water resistant
yesYes
noNo
Shock resistant
noNo
noNo
Dust resistant
yesYes
yesYes

Sensors

Apple iPhone 7 PlusApple iPhone 7 PlusGoogle Pixel XLGoogle Pixel XL
Accelerometer
yesYes
yesYes
Digital Compass
yesYes
yesYes
Fingerprint
yesYes
yesYes
Gyroscope
yesYes
yesYes
Barometer
yesYes
yesYes
Proximity
yesYes
yesYes

Navigation

Apple iPhone 7 PlusApple iPhone 7 PlusGoogle Pixel XLGoogle Pixel XL
Built-in navigation system
yesYes
yesYes
GPS
yesYes
yesYes
A-GPS
yesYes
yesYes
GLONASS
yesYes
yesYes

Connectivity

Apple iPhone 7 PlusApple iPhone 7 PlusGoogle Pixel XLGoogle Pixel XL
Dual sim support
noNo
noNo
Sim Card Size
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM
DLNA certified
noNo
yesYes
Bluetooth
yesYes
yesYes
Bluetooth Version
4.2
4.2
Bluetooth profile
A2DP, AVRCP
A2DP
NFC
yesYes
yesYes
Connector type
Lightning
USB
Video output
Manufacturer specific
noNo

Networks

Apple iPhone 7 PlusApple iPhone 7 PlusGoogle Pixel XLGoogle Pixel XL
2G GSM
yesYes
yesYes
GSM Frequencies
850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz
850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz
3G UMTS
yesYes
yesYes
UMTS Frequences
850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1700 MHz, 1900 MHz, 2100 MHz
800 MHz, 850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1700 MHz, 1900 MHz, 2100 MHz
HSPA
yesYes
yesYes
HSPA+
yesYes
yesYes
HSDPA speed
42 Mbps
42 Mbps
HSUPA speed
5.76 Mbps
5.76 Mbps
LTE Frequencies
700 MHz, 800 MHz, 850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1700 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz, 2100 MHz, 2600 MHz, 2300 MHz, 2500 MHz
700 MHz, 800 MHz, 850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz, 2100 MHz, 2600 MHz, 2300 MHz
4G Speed (download/upload)
450/50
450/50
Mobile hotspot function
yesYes
yesYes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesYes
yesYes
Streaming standards
Google Cast
Google Cast
Wireless networking standard
802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Battery

Apple iPhone 7 PlusApple iPhone 7 PlusGoogle Pixel XLGoogle Pixel XL
Exchangeable battery
noNo
noNo
Battery Type
Lithium Ion
Lithium Ion
Battery Capacity
2900 mAh
3450 mAh
Standby Time 2G
384 h
552 h
Talk Time 2G
21 h
32 h
Standby Time 3G
384 h
552 h
Talk Time 3G
21 h
32 h
Supports fast charging
noNo
yesYes
Supports wireless charging
noNo
noNo

Voice

Apple iPhone 7 PlusApple iPhone 7 PlusGoogle Pixel XLGoogle Pixel XL
Voice over LTE (VoLTE)
yesYes
noNo
Voice over WiFi (VoWiFi)
yesYes
yesYes

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