Motorola Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

3.27 in
6.27 in
Motorola Nexus 6 Mobile Phone

Motorola Nexus 6

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2.89 in
6.28 in
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Mobile Phone

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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Full Comparison

Hardware

Motorola Nexus 6Motorola Nexus 6Samsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Operating System
Android 6.0
Android 7.0
Cpu Speed
2.7 GHz
2.3 GHz
CPU Cores
Quad Core
Octa Core
CPU Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084
Samsung Exynos 9 Octa (8895)
GPU
yesyes
yesyes
GPU Model
Qualcomm Adreno 420 GPU
ARM Mali-G71 MP20
Ram memory
3GB
4GB

Display

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Touchscreen
yesyes
yesyes
Colors
16M
16M
Screen size
5.96 in
6.20 in
Resolution
2560, 1440 px
1440, 2960 px
Technology
OLED (AMOLED)
OLED (AMOLED)
Pixel Density
493 ppi
529 ppi
Dual screen support
yesyes
nono
Scratch resistant display
yesyes
yesyes
HDR
nono
yesyes

Camera

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Number of cameras
2
2
Front Resolution
2 Mpx
8 Mpx
Primary rear resolution
13 Mpx
12 Mpx
Primary rear sensor size
1/3"
1/2.5"
Video recording
yesyes
yesyes
Highest video resolution
4096, 2160 px
3840x2160 px
Maximum FPS at the highest resolution
30 fps
30 fps
Maximum FPS (regardless of res.)
30 fps
60 fps
Autofocus
yesyes
yesyes
Geo-tagging
yesyes
yesyes
LED Flash
yesyes
yesyes
Optical image stabilization
yesyes
yesyes

Storage

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Memory card reader
nono
yesyes
Types of memory card supported
No memory slot
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC

Dimensions

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Material
Plastic, Aluminium, Plastic
Aluminium, Glass
Height
6.27 in
6.28 in
Width
3.27 in
2.89 in
Depth
0.40 in
0.32 in
Weight
0.41 lb
0.38 lb
Physical keyboard/numpad
nono
nono
Water resistant
yesyes
yesyes
Shock resistant
nono
nono

Sensors

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Accelerometer
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
BeiDou
yesyes
yesyes
GLONASS
yesyes
yesyes

Connectivity

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Dual sim support
nono
nono
Sim Card Size
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM
DLNA certified
yesyes
nono
Bluetooth
yesyes
yesyes
Bluetooth Version
4.0
5.0
Bluetooth profile
A2DP
A2DP, AVRCP
NFC
yesyes
yesyes
Connector type
USB, Wireless
USB
Headphone Connection
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
USB version
2.0
3.1 (Gen 2)
Type of USB connector
Micro-USB
USB-C
USB On-The-Go (OTG)
yesyes
yesyes
Video output
SlimPort
DisplayPort over USB-C

Networks

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2G GSM
yesyes
yesyes
3G UMTS
yesyes
yesyes
HSPA+
yesyes
yesyes
DC-HSPA
yesyes
yesyes
HSDPA speed
42 Mbps
42 Mbps
HSUPA speed
5.76 Mbps
5.76 Mbps
4G Speed (download/upload)
300/50
1000/150
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesyes
yesyes
Streaming standards
Miracast
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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Exchangeable battery
nono
nono
Battery Capacity
3220 mAh
3500 mAh
Talk Time 2G
24 h
24 h
Talk Time 3G
24 h
24 h
Supports fast charging
yesyes
yesyes
Fast charging standard
Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
Samsung Adaptive Fast Charge
Supports wireless charging
yesyes
yesyes
Wireless charging standard
QI
PMA, QI
Built-in wireless charging
yesyes
yesyes

Voice

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Voice over LTE (VoLTE)
nono
yesyes
Voice over WiFi (VoWiFi)
nono
yesyes