Google Pixel XL- Is better than the Nexus 6P

Google Pixel XL- Is better than the Nexus 6P

Pixel XL is plush smartphone with a professional design engineered wholly by Google, this is a noteworthy product that is a strong contender to iPhone 7 Plus and Samsung Galaxy S7 edge. Nexus 6P is an Android smartphone created by Huawei and it is developed and marketed by Google. Does the Pixel XL, Google’s first attempt at smartphone have more power over Nexus 6P? Let us compare the two devises and come to a conclusion.


Google Pixel XL has an amazing design and sources say the styling is similar to iPhone. It is enclosed in a glossy dense metal with neat curved edges that fits in neatly on the palm. The design is just impeccable with no room to encounter any kind of camera protrusions. On the rear is fingerprint sensor.

Nexus 6P has a plush metal design and the design professionalism is defined by the flat sides and curved back. Sources say this is a comfortable smartphone to carry around and on the side, is standby button and volume rocker. On the rear is fingerprint scanner.


Google Pixel XL is engineered with an impressive 5.5-inch display that offers 2650×1440 quad-HD resolution. Although the display efficiency may not be as powerful as iPhone 7 Plus and other high-end mobiles, the quality of color reproduction is known to be noteworthy. The display is supported by AMOLED panel and the quality of rich colors and black shades is fantastic. Google Pixel XL display is admired for the generation of impressive and rich black colors, and crispness of black color is so phenomenal that there is no room for grey staining.

Nexus 6P is built with a rich 5.7-inch display that generates a 1440×2560 resolution, the impressively large screen results in a highly detailed and super crisp viewing experience. The screen is extremely user friendly, the combination of colorful and bright display at various viewing angles under any kind of light circumstances poses no strain on the eye.

Performance and internal storage:

The performance output of Pixel XL is highly versatile and swift and this is among the most amazing smartphones to own. The high-efficiency super-performance is contributed by the advanced and newly innovated Snapdragon 821 CPU. The touch-response feel of the display is great and sources say it is just as awesome as iPhone.

Pixel XL is offered with 32GB internal storage and it can extend to 128GB, this is a great phone to speak for hours on end without the hassle of any kind of noisy background contributed by the phenomenal call quality.

Nexus 6P functions on Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 CPU connected with 3GB of RAM, the performance capacity of this smartphone is admirable. Users with first-hand experience did not experience any kind of slowdown. Nexus 6P does not hang at all, even when users engage in hours of gaming. This smartphone comes with 3GB RAM with 32GB or 64GB internal storage and it cannot be expanded.


Google Pixel XL is built with Android 7.1 Nougat operating system and this is a super powerful and high-tech operating system. On the upper left of home screen is Google logo and here the search bar is revealed. When you swipe inwards or anywhere on screen, there is a Google Now tab and here there is information on news updates, weather and all the relevant data. On the bottom of home screen there are five icons and when you swipe upwards you will notice a full app drawer and here there are pre-loaded and system apps. There is a long-press behavior that enables users to delete apps and drag icons to home screen.

Nexus 6P is engineered with Android Marshmallow 6.0 operating system and this is the most advanced Android software. The improvements that comes with this software is Now on Tap and vertically scrolling list for app drawer feature that displays any kind of results needed on screen and this happens when you press the home button fiercely. The addition to the Android 6.0 operating system is the greater convenience in searching media, apps and contacts on home screen. This smartphone has an innovative Ambient Display feature that displays notifications in monochrome low-power mode while lifting the devise. There is a setting menu referred to as System UI Tuner and here users can rearrange quick settings bar and also the battery percentage is displayed.


Google Pixel XL is engineered with 12.3 MP rear camera and with this shooter the efficiency of recording slow motion effects is phenomenal contributed by the 4K video recording at 120fps and 240fps. The picture capturing time frame is quick contributed by the robust capture and autofocus features and the quality of image is impressive under any light scenario. The front 8MP camera enables pleasurable selfie moments.

Nexus 6P has a 12.3 rear camera and 8MP front camera is great to capture selfies moments, the quality of image is great and users can notice great amount of detail. The picture color reproduction capacity is excellent contributed by powerful laser autofocus feature. The quality of image was crisp and clear even under low light conditions.


Google Pixel XL functions on a mind-blowing 3450mAh battery and it is backed up by USB type C, mobile hotspot, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and 4G connectivity.  Nexus 6P also runs on a potent 3450mAh charge and it is supported by USB Type-C, USB, GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and 3G connectivity.


Is Google Pixel XL better than Nexus 6P, Pixel XL has a more professional and up-to-date design with curved edges and this is certainly more attractive to flat sides on Nexus 6P. Nexus 6P has a bigger screen display but the resolution output of Pixel XL is superior. Pixel XL has a more powerful processor and a more advanced operating system. On comparing camera and battery both smartphones are equally powerful. Pixel XL comes with a more expandable internal storage.

The 32GB Nexus 6P costs Rs 39,999 and the 64GB mobile is priced at Rs 42,999. The Pixel XL is sold at Rs 67,000.

Pixel XL is sold at a much higher price than Nexus 6P, but it has more powerful features and hence it is certainly a more efficient devise to own than Nexus 6P.