The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus are finally out and if you’re wondering about the camera, you’ve come to the right place. Samsung’s cameras have always been good, but how does the S9 Plus stack up against the competition? The Google Pixel 2 XL is one of the main contenders, so we decided to the two phones in a shootout. Samsung touts improved camera performance, thanks to its dual-aperture, dual cameras, multi-frame processing, superior slow motion, and more. Those fancy specs don’t always translate to superior images. Even when they do, sometimes it’s not by much. That is what we are trying to find out here. Editor's PickCamera shootout: Samsung Galaxy S9+ vs iPhone X vs Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Google Pixel 2 XL Flagships like the LG G7, Samsung Galaxy Note 9, and others may still be months away from launching, but with the release of the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus, a fresh camera comparison was … We have taken a slew of identical shots with … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs Google Pixel 2 XL: Camera comparison
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Huawei's P20 Pro is the latest flagship from the Chinese manufacturer, presenting just how far the company has come in the last few years. We've already compared it to the Samsung Galaxy S9+ and the regular P20, but here we are looking at how it compares to Google's Pixel 2 XL.Huawei P20 Pro vs Google Pixel 2 XL: Design Both IP67 water and dust resistant Both use metal and glass combination P20 Pro has front-facing fingerprint sensor Pixel 2 XL has rear fingerprint sensor The Huawei P20 Pro appears to take some of its design influences from the Apple iPhone X, featuring a notch in the display at the front and a horizontally-aligned camera setup on the rear.There is a metal core, coupled with a glass front and rear and the P20 Pro offers IP67 water and dust resistance. Measuring 155 x 73.9 x 7.8mm and weighing 180g, the P20 Pro comes in three colour options with a front-mounted fingerprint sensor and no headphone jack.The Google Pixel 2 XL meanwhile has slightly larger … [Read more...] about Huawei P20 Pro vs Google Pixel 2 XL: What’s the difference?
Samsung Galaxy S9 right now, but if you’re after a top-tier phone with a purer approach to Android in the UK then you’ll want to check out this incredible Google Pixel 2 XL deal. The larger of Google’s second-generation Pixel devices launched for £799 last year, but we’ve slowly seen the price drop over time. Looking for a sim-free deal? Best places to buy unlocked phones in the UK The latest deal from Carphone Warehouse brings the Pixel 2 XL down to just £629 for the 64 GB model and £729 for the 128 GB variant. By comparison, the official Google store is currently running a promotion on the Pixel 2 range which drops the Pixel 2 XL to £699, so that extra £70 off from Carphone Warehouse is a lovely additional discount.For that price, you’re getting a SIM-free phone that is compatible with all UK networks in either Just Black or Clearly White. If you need a refresher on Google’s flagships, be sure to check out our in-depth … [Read more...] about UK Deal: Get up to £270 off Google Pixel 2 XL at Carphone Warehouse
March 12, 2018 - Written By Cory McNutt IntroductionDo we have a good one for you today – the new Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus takes on the pride of Google, the Pixel 2 XL. We always love a comparison that involves a Google Pixel device, especially when it goes up against a Samsung device. These two smartphone users are some of the most passionate in the industry and there is always a war of words in the aftermath of the comparison. The new Pixel 2 XL hit the shelves in October 2017 while the newest Galaxy S9 Plus will be available later this month. Here we will compare the specifications and features of both of these flagship phones. Both devices use the AMOLED technology, both have a great camera section, and both have a high price tag to match. Does the Pixel 2 XL have enough specs and features to stand up to the newest Galaxy S9 Plus? This comparison should help answer that question. Before we look at each individual device, let’s take a look at what they have in … [Read more...] about Phone Comparisons: Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs Google Pixel 2 XL
Google’s follow-ups their first flagships, the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, are finally out. By most accounts they’re great phones, but how do they stack up to last year’s model? The original Pixels were well received, but they weren’t perfect, and we want see what improvements have been made to the Pixel formula. Following up on our Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL review, this is the Google Pixel 2 XL vs the original Pixel XL. Last year’s Pixel set a precedent. Google jumped into the hardware game and really gave Android a place to call home. The phone wasn’t without issues, though. The Pixel definitely wasn’t the most attractive phone. A glass panel on the upper back portion seemed like an odd choice and, aside from the Really Blue version, there wasn’t much else exciting about its looks. Editor's PickThe Pixel 2 proves we shouldn’t look to Google for hardware innovation Let's not beat around the bush: Google doesn't really know all that much … [Read more...] about Google Pixel 2 XL vs Pixel XL