Google Pixel XL vs Essential Phone vs Galaxy S8: Specs Comparison
The man responsible for the Android revolution, Andy Rubin is finally ready to show the world his new toys. He may no longer work on Android or at Google, however, Rubin is ready to innovate in the smartphone market. Announced today, the Essential is a modern approach to making Android devices. This new top-end Android smartphone is here to convince users not to get Galaxy S8 this year and reports claim, Essential is similar to Google Pixel XL but more powerful.
The Essential phone is made to compete with the best smartphones this year. The Essential Phone sports an edge-to-edge-display. Powered by Snapdragon 835 chipset with 4GB of RAM, 128GB storage, a 19:10 Quad HD display. Under the hood is a 3,040mAh battery. Essential Smartphone can take on the likes of any high-end phones in the market today. Pricewise, users can expect to pay $699.
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung Galaxy S8 comes with a 5.8-inch QHD Super AMOLED display. Sporting a 12-megapixel dual pixel rear camera with optical image stabilization and 8-megapixel front camera with autofocus snapper for selfies. The Galaxy S8 is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835 SoC in the US, and Exynos 8895 SoC for the international. Samsung powerhouse device is matched with 4GB of RAM and with 64GB inbuilt storage, that supports expandable storage via microSD card up to 256GB. Price is playing around $750-$850 depending on the variant.
Google Pixel XL
The Google Pixel XL comes with a 5.50-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1440 pixels by 2560 pixels. Powered by 1.6GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor with 4GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage that cannot be expanded. Sporting a 12.3-megapixel primary camera on the rear and an 8-megapixel front snapper for selfies. The Google Pixel XL runs Android 7.1. Keeping the power on is a 3450mAh nonremovable battery and also supports Quick charging. For what you pay, you'll get one of the best smartphone cameras in available today.
Essential Smartphone is clearly the winner, as powerful as Samsung Galaxy S8 but in lesser price. As premium as Google Pixel XL but only fresher and new.
macOS 10.13: What We Know So Far
The next major update to the Mac operating system, the macOS 10.13 is widely expected to be released in fall.
Samsung Galaxy Book 12: A 2-in-1 Surface Pro Rival To Beat
Samsung Galaxy Book is a powerful and premium 2-in laptop being considered by many to rival the Microsoft Surface Pro Rival.
iPhone 8: 5G Wireless Internet Speed And New Design Leaks
New iPhone 8 leaks have surfaced online ahead of its release date. The latest leaked images purport to show the final design of the upcoming phone and to come with 5G internet speed.
Rolls-Royce Sweptail Fulfills A Customer's Dream Of A Luxurious Motor Car
The Rolls-Royce Sweptail could be the most expensive new car ever sold with a whopping price tag of $12.8 Million.
Best Microphones for Meetings: Perfect for Zoom, Skype, Google Hangouts, and More
Zoom? Skype? Google Hangouts? Here are the best microphones for meetings.
MORE IN ITECHPOST
5 Android Weather Apps To Replace Dark Sky
Dark Sky, previously a favorite weather app for both IOS and Android users alike was acquired by Apple in March of this year and since then, it has been discovered that the app is now pulling its support for the Android OS.
CEO Peter Beck’s Apology Has Elon Musk and Other Competitors Support After Launch Failure
After the failure of the 13th attempt to reach orbit with Electron, Rocket Labs CEO Peter Beck has given out a public apology on Twitter. This has led to competitors, which include Elon Musk, to offer their support.
Will 'Grand Theft Auto 6' Have a World That Evolves Like How The World in 'Red Dead Redemption 2' Did?
The evolution of the world throughout the story of 'Red Dead Redemption 2' was something nice to see, but will Rockstar's next game, 'Grand Theft Auto 6' have this sort of world evolution?
The Social Media Influencer with Thousands of Followers But Isn't a Real Person
If you are familiar with Hatsune Miku, a teenage singer with long, turquoise twintails who is Japan's first and official moe anthropomorph, then you must be prepared to meet Japan's first virtual male influencer, Liam Nikuro.