Motorola DROID MAXX vs Google Pixel

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Display

Display size

5.0 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density

294 ppi
441 ppi

Technology

AMOLED
AMOLED

Screen-to-body

70.52 %
68.88 %

Features

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

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Motorola X8
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro

Processor

Dual-core, 1700 MHz, Krait, 32-bit, 28 nm
Quad-core, 2150 MHz, Kryo, 64-bit

GPU

Adreno 320
Adreno 530

RAM

2 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

32 GB
128 GB, not expandable

OS

Android (4.4.4, 4.4, 4.2.2)
Android (10, 9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo, 8.0 Oreo, 7.1 Nougat)

Battery

Capacity

3500 mAh
2770 mAh

Type

User replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging

Qi wireless charging
USB Power Delivery

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

10 megapixels
12.3 megapixels

Features

Autofocus
Laser and Phase detection autofocus

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features

 
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

2 megapixels
8 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

5.41 x 2.80 x 0.33 inches (137.5 x 71.2 x 8.5 mm)
5.66 x 2.74 x 0.34 inches (143.84 x 69.54 x 8.58 mm)

Weight

5.89 oz (167 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (175 g)
5.04 oz (143 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (175 g)

Materials

Back: Kevlar
Back: Aluminum, Glass

Resistance

 
Splash, Dust; IP 53

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Touch sensitive control keys
Notification light

Colors

 
Black, Gray, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

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

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 41(2600+)

UMTS

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

Data Speed

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

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
aptX-HD

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0, EDR
4.2

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, OTG, Charging

Sensors

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

Other

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

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
 

Other features

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

Shopping information

In The Box

 
USB-C 18W adaptor with USB-PD, A-C cable (USB 3.0), C-C cable (USB 2.0), SIM tool, Quick switch adapter, In box promos and collateral

MSRP price

 
$ 749
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