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Huawei Nexus 6P vs Samsung Galaxy Nexus

3.06 in
6.27 in
Huawei Nexus 6P Mobile Phone
Huawei Nexus 6P
2.67 in
5.33 in
Samsung Galaxy Nexus Mobile Phone
Samsung Galaxy Nexus
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Editiorial reviews
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6 editorial reviews
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Full Comparison

Hardware

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Operating system
Android 7.1
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Android 4.3
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CPU clock speed
2.0 GHz
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1.2 GHz
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CPU cores
8-core
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Dual-core
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CPU model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994
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TI OMAP 4460
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GPU model
Qualcomm Adreno 430
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PowerVR SGX SGX540
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RAM memory
3 GB
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1 GB
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Display

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Screen size
5.7 in
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4.65 in
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Touchscreen
yes
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yes
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Number of colors
16.7M
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16.7M
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Panel type
OLED
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OLED
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Resolution
12.3 Mpx
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5.0 Mpx
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Technology
AMOLED
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Super AMOLED
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Pixel density
518.0 ppi
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316.0 ppi
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Screen material
Corning Gorilla Glass 4.0
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N/A
Dual screen support
no
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yes
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Scratch resistant display
yes
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yes
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HDR
no
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no
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Multi touch
yes
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yes
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Rear camera

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Resolution
12.3 Mpx
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5.0 Mpx
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Primary lens aperture
2.0 f
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N/A
Primary sensor size
1/2.3"
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N/A
Video recording
yes
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yes
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Highest video resolution
  • 4096
  • 2160
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  • 1920
  • 1080
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Maximum FPS at the highest resolution
30.0 fps
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24.0 fps
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Maximum FPS (regardless of res.)
240.0 fps
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30.0 fps
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Max resolution (highest frame rate)
  • 1280
  • 720
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N/A
Autofocus
yes
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yes
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Burst Mode
yes
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yes
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Digital zoom
yes
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yes
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Face detection
yes
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yes
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Geo-tagging
yes
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yes
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Gesture Shot
yes
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N/A
HDR Capture
yes
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yes
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LED Flash
yes
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yes
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Panorama
yes
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yes
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Slow-Mo
yes
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N/A
Smile detection
yes
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yes
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Touch focus
yes
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yes
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Digital Image Stabilization
N/A
yes
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Front camera

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Resolution
12.3 Mpx
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5.0 Mpx
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Storage

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Internal storage
  • 128 GB
  • 32 GB
  • 64 GB
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16 GB
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Memory card reader
no
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no
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Types of memory card supported
No memory slot
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No memory slot
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Dimensions

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Colour of product
  • Black
  • Gold
  • Grey
  • Silver
  • Titanium
  • White
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  • Black
  • Grey
  • Silver
  • Titanium
  • White
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Material
Aluminum
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Plastic
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Height
6.27 in
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5.33 in
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Width
3.06 in
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2.67 in
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Depth
0.29 in
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0.35 in
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Weight
6.28 oz
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4.76 oz
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Physical keyboard/numpad
no
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no
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Water resistant
no
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no
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Shock resistant
no
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no
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Sensors

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Accelerometer
yes
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yes
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Proximity
yes
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yes
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Digital compass
yes
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yes
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Ambient light sensor
yes
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yes
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Fingerprint
yes
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N/A
Gyroscope
yes
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yes
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Barometer
yes
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yes
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Connectivity

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Dual sim support
no
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no
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Sim card size
Nano-SIM
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Mini-SIM
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DLNA certified
yes
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yes
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Bluetooth
yes
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yes
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Bluetooth version
4.2
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3.0 HS
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Bluetooth profile
A2DP
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  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
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Bluetooth codec
SBC
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N/A
NFC
yes
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yes
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Charging connection
USB
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USB
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Headphone connection
3.5 mm
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3.5 mm
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USB version
2.0
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2.0
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USB On-The-Go (OTG)
yes
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yes
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Video output
No
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MHL
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Celluar

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Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yes
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yes
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Wireless networking standard
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
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  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
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Data transmission
HSPA+
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HSPA+
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Navigation system
GLONASS
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A-GPS
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2G GSM
yes
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yes
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GSM frequencies
  • 850 MHz
  • 900 MHz
  • 1800 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
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  • 800 MHz
  • 850 MHz
  • 1800 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
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3G UMTS
yes
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yes
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UMTS frequences
  • 800 MHz
  • 850 MHz
  • 900 MHz
  • 1700 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
  • 2100 MHz
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N/A
CDMA frequences
  • 800 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
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N/A
4G LTE
yes
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yes
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LTE frequencies
  • 700 MHz
  • 800 MHz
  • 850 MHz
  • 900 MHz
  • 1700 MHz
  • 1800 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
  • 2100 MHz
  • 2600 MHz
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N/A
Mobile hotspot
yes
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yes
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Streaming standards
Google Cast
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N/A

Battery

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Replaceable battery
no
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yes
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Battery type
Lithium Polymer
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Lithium ion
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Battery capacity
3450.0 mAh
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1750.0 mAh
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Standby time
440.0 h
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270.0 h
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Talk time
23.0 h
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8.0 h
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Fast charging
no
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no
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Wireless charging
no
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no
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