Compare Microsoft Lumia 950 XL vs Google Pixel

Feature Comparison

  • Microsoft Lumia 950 XL's Screen Size is 12.0% more
  • Internal Storage of Microsoft Lumia 950 XL is the same as Google Pixel
  • Google Pixel has 4GB RAM and Microsoft Lumia 950 XL has 3GB RAM
 
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL
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100 /100
  
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78 Value For Money Score
76 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.7 inch 5 inch   
Screen Resolution
2560 x 1440 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
AMOLED AMOLED   
Pixel Density
515.3 PPI 441 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
2GHz 2.15GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 Qualcomm Snapdragon 821   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Quad-Core   
RAM
3GB 4GB   
Graphics
Adreno 430 Adreno 530   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
20MP 12.3MP   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 8MP   
Camera Details
PureView Technology, Geo-Tagging, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR 1.55μm, f/2.0 Aperture   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash Autofocus, EIS, Laser Autofocus, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), Dual Tone LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Windows Phone Android   
OS Version
Windows 10 Android 7.0 Nougat   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
- Android O   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
USB Type C USB Type C   
Features
Iris Scanner, GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS   
Dimensions (mm)
151.9 x 78.4 x 8.1 143.8 x 69.5 x 8.5   
Weight
165 grams 143 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black, White Very Silver, Quite Black, Really Blue   
Build Material
Metal, Polycarbonate Metal Unibody   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
27GB 23GB   
Card Slot
Yes No   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
200GB -   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Single   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3340mAh 2770mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po)   
Removable Battery
Yes No   
Wireless Charging
Yes, No   
Fast Charging
Yes, Fast Charging Yes   

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL vs Google Pixel Specs

Specs
Microsoft Lumia 950 XLGoogle Pixel  
Screen Size 5.7 inch5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 20MP12.3MP  
RAM 3GB4GB  
Battery Capacity 3340mAh2770mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP8MP  

Google Pixel Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Vivid AMOLED display, sharp at 441PPI
  • Google Assistant and built in gestures ease the user experience
  • Cameras produce good pictures & thanks to EIS, video recording turns out stable
  • Unlimited photos and videos backup at full resolution for lifetime
  • Overall snappy performance from the device and battery life holds up good
The Bad
  • Lacks VoLTE support out of the box
  • IP53 dust and splash resistant, not IP67
  • Missing stereo speakers is a sort of downgrade for Nexus 6P users
  • Bigger chin and forehead makes it feel huge compared to other 5 inch devices

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Pros & Cons

The Good
  • First smartphone to bring Iris scanner
  • Continuum is pretty cool and something geeks would enjoy
  • Unique cooling technology that keeps the phone from heating up
  • Excellent camera
The Bad
  • Thanks to plastic construction, the phone feels cheap and boring
  • Battery life could have been better
  • Limited app ecosystem
  • Third party USB Type-C cables are not supported at launch

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This page helps you compare Microsoft Lumia 950 XL with Google Pixel. When you see Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Vs Google Pixel comparison on Pricebaba, watch-out for the specifications of these phones and also the VFM score. With Pricebaba’s Value For Money Score, you can know how Microsoft Lumia 950 XL stands against Google Pixel and which one you should buy. The best price of Microsoft Lumia 950 XL is currently Rs. 29,999. The lowest price for Google Pixel is Rs. 41,990. The prices for both these products were updated October 20, 2017.
 
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