Google Pixel 2 vs Samsung Galaxy S8

2.74 in
5.74 in
Google Pixel 2
vs
2.68 in
5.86 in
Samsung Galaxy S8

Full Comparison

Hardware

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Operating System
Android 8.0
Android 7.0
Cpu Speed
2.35 GHz
2.3 GHz
CPU Cores
Octa Core
Octa Core
CPU Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Samsung Exynos 9 Octa (8895)
GPU Model
Adreno 540
ARM Mali-G71 MP20
Ram memory
4GB
4GB

Display

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Touchscreen
yesYes
yesYes
Colors
16M
16M
Screen size
5.00 in
5.80 in
Resolution
1080, 1920
1440, 2960
Technology
OLED (AMOLED)
OLED (AMOLED)
Pixel Density
441 ppi
570 ppi

Camera

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Number of cameras
2
2
Front Resolution
8 Mpx
8 Mpx
Primary rear resolution
12.2 Mpx
12 Mpx
Primary rear sensor size
1/2.6"
1/2.5"
Highest video resolution
3840x2160 px
3840x2160 px
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
Geo-tagging
yesYes
yesYes
LED Flash
yesYes
yesYes

Storage

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Memory card reader
noNo
yesYes

Dimensions

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Colour of product
Black, Blue, White
Black, Blue, Gold, Grey, Pink, Purple, Silver, Turquoise
Height
5.74 in
5.86 in
Width
2.74 in
2.68 in
Depth
0.31 in
0.31 in
Weight
0.32 lb
0.34 lb
Physical keyboard/numpad
noNo
noNo
Water resistant
yesYes
yesYes

Sensors

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Accelerometer
yesYes
yesYes
Fingerprint
yesYes
yesYes
Gyroscope
yesYes
yesYes

Navigation

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GPS
yesYes
yesYes
A-GPS
yesYes
yesYes
BeiDou
yesYes
yesYes
Galileo
yesYes
yesYes
GLONASS
yesYes
yesYes

Connectivity

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Sim Card Size
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM
Bluetooth Version
5.0
5.0
Bluetooth profile
A2DP, A2DP, A2DP
A2DP, AVRCP
Connector type
USB
USB
USB version
3.0/3.1 (Gen 1)
3.1 (Gen 2)
Type of USB connector
USB-C
USB-C
Video output
noNo
DisplayPort over USB-C

Networks

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3G UMTS
yesYes
yesYes
HSPA+
yesYes
yesYes
HSDPA speed
42 Mbps
42 Mbps
HSUPA speed
5.76 Mbps
5.76 Mbps
4G Speed (download/upload)
800/150
1000/150
Streaming standards
Google Cast
Google Cast, Miracast
Wireless networking standard
802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Battery

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Battery Capacity
2700 mAh
3000 mAh
Fast charging standard
USB Power Delivery (PD)
Samsung Adaptive Fast Charge

Often compared to Pixel 2

Often compared to Galaxy S8