Specs Comparison: Microsoft Lumia 950 XL vs Google Pixel XL

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Google launched two new Android phones today: the Pixel, and the Pixel XL. The company’s latest phones are made by HTC, but Google is still promoting the devices as a “Google Phone”. The Pixel and Pixel XL actually come with some similar specs to the Microsoft Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL which were launched almost a year ago. We published a quick spechseet comparison of the Google Pixel and the Lumia 950 just a moment ago, so here’s a quick comparison of the Google Pixel XL and the Lumia 950 XL:

FeaturesGoogle Pixel XLLumia 950 XL
OSAndroid 7.1Windows 10 Mobile
Display5.5 inches5.7 inches
Resolution1440×25601440×2560
ProcessorSnapdragon 821 (quad-core)Snapdragon 810 (octa-core)
RAM4GB3GB
Storage32 and 128GB32GB (microSD slot support)
Camera12MP, OIS, dual-LED flash20MP OIS, 4K video, triple-LED flash
Camera (Secondary)8MP5MP
Battery3450 mAh (non-removable)3340 mAh (removable)
ColoursBlue, Silver, BlackBlack and White
MaterialAluminumPolycarbonate
BiometricsFingerprint scannerIris Scanner
Other featuresUnlimited full-res image and video backupsContinuum

Google’s Pixel XL is slightly powerful than the Lumia 950 XL in some cases but the Lumia 950 XL does compete fairly well considering the fact that the device is almost a year old. The Lumia 950 XL is also cheaper than the Pixel XL — the Lumia 950 XL is available for $449 while the Pixel XL costs $869.

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