Google Pixel 8 vs Samsung Galaxy A55 5G Specs Comparison

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Display

Size:

6.2 inches
6.6 inches

Resolution:

2400 x 1080 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 424 PPI
2400 x 1080 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 399 PPI

Technology:

OLED
Super AMOLED

Refresh rate:

120Hz
120Hz

Screen-to-body:

86.95 %
84.30 %

Peak brightness:

2000 cd/m2 (nit)
550 cd/m2 (nit)

Features:

HDR support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass Victus), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
HDR support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass Victus), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Google Tensor G3
Exynos 1480 (5 nm)

Processor:

Octa-core, 4x 2.7GHz Cortex-A78 + 4x 2.0GHz Cortex-A55

GPU:

Yes
Yes

RAM:

8GB LPDDR5X
8GB

Internal storage:

128GB (UFS 3.1), not expandable
128GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (14)
Android (14)

Battery

Capacity:

4575 mAh
5000 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Fast charging, Qi wireless charging
Fast charging

Max charge speed:

Wired: 27.0W; Wireless: 18.0W
Wired: 25.0W

Camera

Rear:

Dual camera
Triple camera

Main camera:

50 MP (OIS, Laser and PDAF)
50 MP (OIS, Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.7; Sensor size: 1/1.31"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Sensor size: 1/1.56"; Pixel size: 1.0 μm

Second camera:

12 MP (Ultra-wide, OIS, Autofocus)
12 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1.25 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Third camera:

5 MP (Macro)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4

Flash:

LED
LED

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps)

Front:

10.5 MP
32 MP

Video capture:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps)

Design

Dimensions:

5.93 x 2.79 x 0.35 inches (150.5 x 70.8 x 8.9 mm) , thickness with camera 0.47 inches (11.87 mm)
6.34 x 3.05 x 0.00 inches (161.1 x 77.4 8.2 mm)

Weight:

6.60 oz (187.0 g)
7.51 oz (213.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass Victus); Frame: Aluminum
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass); Frame: Plastic

Resistance:

Yes; IP68
Yes; IP67

Biometrics:

In-screen fingerprint
In-screen fingerprint

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Obsidian, Hazel, Rose
Iceblue, Lilac, Navy, Lemon

Cellular

5G:

n1, n2, n3, n5, n7, n8, n12, n20, n25, n28, n29, n30, n38, n40, n41, n48, n66, n70, n71, n77, n78, n258, n260, n261, SA, NSA, Sub-6, mmWave
5G Ready

4G (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

4G (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46, 48(3600)

3G:

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 6(800), 8(900), 19(800)

Data Speed:

LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s
LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Shared with microSD

SIM type:

Nano SIM, eSIM
Nano SIM, eSIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

No 3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.3
5.3

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax, Wi-Fi 7; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6); Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

Type-C (reversible), USB 3.2
Type-C (reversible)

Features:

Charging
Charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, QZSS, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

NFC
NFC

Buyers information

Price:

$ 489

Availability

Officially announced:

Oct 04, 2023
Mar 11, 2024
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