Google Pixel 3 XL vs Samsung Galaxy S10+: Can 1 camera stand up to 3?

Google Pixel 3 XL vs Samsung Galaxy S10+: Can 1 camera stand up to 3?

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The Samsung Galaxy S10 finally started showing up on doorsteps and in stores last week. Samsung launched three Galaxy S10 models, but the biggest and best is the Galaxy S10+. Similarly, Google launched multiple size variants last year. How does Samsung’s best compare to the Pixel 3 XL? Joshua from Pocketnow compared the two flagship devices in the video below. You may not be surprised to learn that the Galaxy S10+’s hardware is superior, but the camera comparison is pretty close.

Pixel 3 XL XDA Forum Galaxy S10+ XDA Forum

SpecsPixel 3 XLSamsung Galaxy S10+
Display6.3-inch 1440×2960 (18.5:9) OLED6.4-inch Quad HD+ Curved Dynamic AMOLED, 19:9 (522ppi)
Size158 x 76.6 x 7.9 mm, 184g74.1 x 157.6 x 7.8mm, 175g
(Ceramic: 198g)
System-on-chipQualcomm Snapdragon 845Snapdragon 855/Exynos 9820
RAM Capacity4GB8GB/12GB RAM (LPDDR4X)
Storage Capacity64GB/128GB, no microSD card slot128GB/512GB/1TB
+ MicroSD slot (up to 512GB)
Speaker SystemFront-facing stereo speakersStereo speakers
Headphone JackNoYes, 3.5mm
Front Camera(s)Sony IMX355 (Dual 8.1MP where the primary lens is f/1.8 and secondary is a wide-angle lens with f/2.2 and a 97-degree field of view) Dual Camera
– UHD Selfie: 10MP Super Speed Dual Pixel AF, F1.9 (80°)
– RGB Depth: 8MP FF, F2.2 (90°)
Rear Cameras– Sony IMX363 (12.2MP f/1.8, 1.4μm)
– Dual Pixel Autofocus (PDAF), Zero Shutter Lag (ZSL), Rapid and Accurate Image Super-Resolution (RAISR)
Triple Camera with Dual OIS
– Telephoto: 12MP AF, F2.4, OIS (45°)
– Wide-angle: 12MP Super Speed Dual Pixel AF, F1.5/F2.4, OIS (77°)
– Ultra Wide: 16MP FF, F2.2 (123°)
– 0.5X/2X optical zoom, up to 10X digital zoom
Battery Capacity3,430 mAh4100 mAh
Wireless ChargingYesYes, Fast Wireless Charging 2.0, Wireless Power Share
Fast ChargingYesYes, Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging
BiometricsFingerprint scanner, rearUltrasonic In-display Fingerprint scanner, heart rate sensor
Water and Dust ResistanceIP68IP68
SoftwareAndroid PieAndroid Pie with One UI