If you’ve been waiting for Google to announce the Pixel and Pixel XL to buy a new phone, your wait is now over. After today’s event, we know exactly what Google’s latest devices are ca of, and we can also compare their specs to other popular devices on the market…

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Google has long had a line of developer-focused devices by the name of Nexus, and while Google has changed the program throughout the years and attempted to make these phones more mainstream, they just didn’t really catch on outside of the developer market. With the Pixel devices, Google is trying to make the perfect Android device, and get it into the hands of everyone, not just fans.

When you compare the specs of the Pixel and Pixel XL against other 2016 flagships, you will find that Google has built two very powerful phones. Although the standard Pixel only has a 1080p display, it packs specs that make it just as good as other devices on the market if not better.

Below, you’ll be able to compare the specs of the Pixel and Pixel against some of the most popular phones on the market.

Pixel vs. the competition

Google Pixel Samsung Galaxy S7 LG G5
Screen size 5-inch 5.1-inch 5.3-inch
Resolution 1,920×1,080 pixels 2,560×1,440 pixels 2,560×1,440 pixels
PPI 441ppi 577ppi 554ppi
Camera 12.3-megapixel 12-megapixel 16-megapixel, 8-megapixel wide
Front Camera 8-megapixel 5-megapixel 8-megapixel
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 Quad Core 2x 2.15GHz / 2x 1.6GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor
Storage 32GB or 128GB 32GB or 64GB 32GB
RAM 4GB 4GB 4GB
Battery 2,770Ah (nonremovable) 3,000mAh (nonremovable) 2,800mAh (removable)
Other features Android 7.1, USB Type-C, Fingerprint Sensor, 3.5mm headphone jack IP68 Water resistance, wireless charging Modular design
Base price off-contract ~$649 ~$769 ~$650
Expandable storage up to Not Available 200GB (current max) 2TB (theoretical)

Pixel XL vs. the competition

Google Pixel XL Samsung Galaxy Note 7 LG V20
Screen size 5.5-inch 5.7-inch 5.7-inch (main), 2.1-inch (secondary)
Resolution 2,560×1,440 pixels 2,560×1,440 pixels 2,560×1,440 pixels (main), 160×1,040 pixels (secondary)
PPI 576ppi 518ppi 513ppi (main), 513 (secondary)
Camera 12.3-megapixel 12-megapixel 16-megapixel, 8-megapixel wide
Front Camera 8-megapixel 5-megapixel 5-megapixel
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 Quad Core 2x 2.15GHz / 2x 1.6GHz 2.15GHz + 1.6GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor
Storage 32GB or 128GB 64GB 64GB
RAM 4GB 4GB 4GB
Battery 3,450mAh (nonremovable) 3,500mAh (nonremovable) 3,200mAh (removable)
Other features Android 7.1, USB Type-C, Fingerprint Sensor, 3.5mm headphone jack IP68 Water resistance, Wireless charging, Fingerprint Sensor Removeable back, Secondary display,
Base price off-contract $769 ~$850 TBD
Expandable storage up to Not Available 256GB (current max) 2TB (theoretical)

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