Google Pixel XL vs Nokia 4.2

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Display

Display size

5.5 inches
5.7 inches

Resolution

1440 x 2560 pixels
720 x 1520 pixels

Pixel density

534 ppi
295 ppi

Technology

AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

71.22 %
76.60 %

Features

Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

12.3 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Laser and Phase detection autofocus
Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0; Sensor size: 1/2.3"; Pixel size: 1.55 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Second camera

 
2 megapixels

Hardware Features

 
Depth information

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1.75 μm

Flash

Dual LED
LED

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Features

Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

8 megapixels
8 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

6.09 x 2.98 x 0.34 inches (154.72 x 75.74 x 8.6 mm)
5.86 x 2.81 x 0.33 inches (148.95 x 71.30 x 8.39 mm)

Weight

5.93 oz (168 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)
5.68 oz (161 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum, Glass
Back: Glass; Frame: Plastic

Resistance

Splash, Dust; IP 53
 

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Notification light
Notification light

Colors

Black, Gray, Blue
Black, Pink

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

 
Wireless screen share

Radio

 
FM

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro
Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SDM439

Processor

Quad-core, 2150 MHz, Kryo, 64-bit
Octa-core, 1950 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm

GPU

Adreno 530
Adreno 505

RAM

4 GB
3 GB

Internal storage

128 GB, not expandable
32 GB

Storage expansion

 
microSDXC up to 400 GB

OS

Android (10, 9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo, 8.0 Oreo, 7.1 Nougat)
Android (9.0 Pie)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
4.2

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB

USB Type-C (reversible), USB 3.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, USB OTG, USB charging
Mass storage device, USB OTG

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer
Accelerometer

Other

NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30
Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28

LTE (TDD)

Bands 41
Bands 38, 40, 41

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 2100 MHz

Data

LTE-A Cat 11 (600/75 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
 

VoLTE

 
Yes

Battery

Capacity

3450 mAh
3000 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Yes
 

Talk time

32.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)
 

Stand-by time

21.8 days (522 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)
 

Talk time (3G)

 
18.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1373 min)

Stand-by time (4G)

 
25.0 days (600 hours)
the average is 24 days (583 h)

Internet use

LTE: 14 hours; Wi-Fi: 14 hours
 

Music playback

130.00 hours
100.00 hours

Video playback

14.00 hours
 

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Feb 12, 2017
 

FCC ID value: NM8G-2PW2100 link
 

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.89 W/kg
 

Measured in

1900 MHz
 

Body

0.56 W/kg
 

Measured in

1900 MHz
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.15 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

0.56 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Charger, Charging / data cable, Quick start guide, Sim door key

MSRP price

$ 869
$ 199
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