There are many people are confused between Google pixel and Google pixel Xl phone for buying. Here we put together a quick, helpful guide so that you can choose the right phone for you.

A few years ago Google launched their two smarts Nexus devices. The Google pixel phone is launched on 21 February 2013 and Google pixel XL phone is launched on 20 October 2016. But in India, the Google pixel XL phone is launched on 13 October 2016.

Google added a best & latest features in pixel devices that reason pixel phones is best compared to Nexus devices. The Pixel and Pixel XL both are made by Taiwan-based HTC, that reason both phone screens are looking same.
Google Pixel Vs Pixel Xl (1)The Google pixel phone height is 143.8 mm, and its width is 69.5 mm. The Google pixel XL phone height is 154.7 mm and its width are 75.7 mm. The Google pixel XL phone is large compared to Google pixel phone. Both phones have thickness same, that is 8.5 mm.

The pixel phone weight is 143 gram, and pixel XL phone weight is 168 gram. The pixel XL phone is heavy compared to Google pixel phone.

The most significant difference between the Pixel and Pixel XL are their display and battery sizes. The Google pixel phone comes with 5-inch AMOLED display, and it provides the 1920×1080 resolution.

The Google pixel XL phone comes with 5.5 inches AMOLED display, and it gives the 2560×1440 resolution. The Google pixel phone screen is small compared to Google pixel XL phone. The Google Pixel and Google pixel XL both phones are run on Android 7.1 with Google UI.
The Google provide the Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor and 4GB RAM in both phones. The Google pixel phone provide the 2,770mAh battery and Google pixel XL phone give the 3,450mAh battery. Both batteries are not removable.

In both smartphones are provided a 12MP rear camera with f/2.0 1.55-micron pixels features and also offer the 8MP front camera in both smartphones.

The Fingerprint scanner is available in both pixel and pixel XL phone. These both phones provide the fast charging. The Google Pixel and Pixel XL phones support the USB Type-C and Bluetooth 4.2 connectivity. Both phones worldwide support like Quad-band GSM, BCO CDMA 2000, TDS-CDMA, FDD LTE, TDD LTE, etc.

These both phones provide a 32GB / 128GB internal storage. But pixel and pixel Xl phones do not give the external storage space. Both phones have IP rating same that is IP53.

You can buy these both phones on online otherwise buy from the market. The Google pixel and pixel XL phones are available in various colors including, black, silver and blue. The Google pixel phone market price is around $650 and Google pixel XL phone price is around $770 in the market.


Both phones are same in most position, but it is different in battery and price. If you want to buy the Google pixel series phone, then I recognized you must purchase the Google pixel phone. Because both phones are same in most position and Google pixel phones price is low compared to Google pixel XL phone.

Now which phones you want to prefer, write some comments for your select phone in below box.

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