Huawei Nexus 6P vs Samsung Galaxy Nexus

3.06 in
6.27 in
Huawei Nexus 6P
vs
2.67 in
5.33 in
Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Full Comparison

Hardware

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Operating System
Android 7.1
Android 4.3
Cpu Speed
2 GHz
1.2 GHz
CPU Cores
Octa Core
Dual Core
CPU Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994
Texas Instruments OMAP 4460
GPU
yesYes
yesYes
GPU Model
Qualcomm Adreno 430 GPU
300MHz PowerVR SGX SGX540
Ram memory
3GB
1GB

Display

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Touchscreen
yesYes
yesYes
Colors
16M
16M
Screen size
5.70 in
4.65 in
Resolution
2560, 1440
1280, 720
Technology
OLED (AMOLED)
Super AMOLED
Pixel Density
518 ppi
316 ppi
Dual screen support
noNo
yesYes
Scratch resistant display
yesYes
yesYes
HDR
noNo
noNo
Ambient light sensor
yesYes
yesYes
Multi touch
yesYes
yesYes

Camera

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Number of cameras
2
2
Front Resolution
8 Mpx
1.3 Mpx
Primary rear resolution
12.3 Mpx
5 Mpx
Video recording
yesYes
yesYes
Highest video resolution
4096, 2160
1920, 1080
Maximum FPS at the highest resolution
30 fps
24 fps
Maximum FPS (regardless of res.)
240 fps
30 fps
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
Smile Detection
yesYes
yesYes
Touch Focus
yesYes
yesYes

Storage

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Memory card reader
noNo
noNo
Types of memory card supported
No memory slot
No memory slot

Dimensions

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Material
Aluminium
Plastic
Height
6.27 in
5.33 in
Width
3.06 in
2.67 in
Depth
0.29 in
0.35 in
Weight
0.39 lb
0.30 lb
Physical keyboard/numpad
noNo
noNo
Water resistant
noNo
noNo
Shock resistant
noNo
noNo

Sensors

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Accelerometer
yesYes
yesYes
Digital Compass
yesYes
yesYes
Gyroscope
yesYes
yesYes
Barometer
yesYes
yesYes
Proximity
yesYes
yesYes

Navigation

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Built-in navigation system
yesYes
yesYes
GPS
yesYes
yesYes
A-GPS
yesYes
yesYes

Connectivity

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Dual sim support
noNo
noNo
Sim Card Size
Nano-SIM
Mini-SIM
DLNA certified
yesYes
yesYes
Bluetooth
yesYes
yesYes
Bluetooth Version
4.2
3.0 + HS
Bluetooth profile
A2DP
A2DP, AVRCP
NFC
yesYes
yesYes
Connector type
USB
USB
Headphone Connection
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
USB version
2.0
2.0
Type of USB connector
USB-C
Micro-USB
USB On-The-Go (OTG)
yesYes
yesYes
Video output
noNo
MHL

Networks

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2G GSM
yesYes
yesYes
GSM Frequencies
850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz
800 MHz, 850 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz
3G UMTS
yesYes
yesYes
HSPA
yesYes
yesYes
HSPA+
yesYes
yesYes
DC-HSPA
yesYes
noNo
HSDPA speed
42 Mbps
21 Mbps
HSUPA speed
5.76 Mbps
5.76 Mbps
Mobile hotspot function
yesYes
yesYes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesYes
yesYes
Wireless networking standard
802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Battery

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Exchangeable battery
noNo
yesYes
Battery Type
Lithium Polymer
Lithium Ion
Battery Capacity
3450 mAh
1750 mAh
Standby Time 3G
440 h
270 h
Talk Time 3G
23 h
8 h
Supports fast charging
noNo
noNo
Supports wireless charging
noNo
noNo

Voice

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Voice over WiFi (VoWiFi)
noNo
noNo

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