Hands-on: How does the Samsung Galaxy S10e compare to the Google Pixel 3?

Hands-on: How does the Samsung Galaxy S10e compare to the Google Pixel 3?

People have been clamoring for high-end “compact” phones for years and they finally have some good options. Slim bezels have allowed devices to increase screen size and still offer relatively small form factors. The Samsung Galaxy S10e is a perfect example of this. Google also released a small-ish device with the Pixel 3, but it doesn’t have nearly as small bezels. XDA TV’s Daniel Marchena shared his thoughts on the small Galaxy S10e after using it for 3 weeks and compared it with the Pixel 3. Watch the video below!

Galaxy S10e XDA Forum Pixel 3 XDA Forum

Category Pixel 3 Galaxy S10e
Dimensions and Weight 145.6 x 68.2 x 7.9 mm, 148g 69.9 x 142.2 x 7.9mm, 150g
Software Android Pie with 3 years of OS and 3 years of security patch updates Android Pie with One UI
Display 5.5-inch 1080×2160 (18:9) OLED display. Gorilla Glass 5. HDR support. 5.8-inch, Full HD+ Flat Dynamic AMOLED, 19:9 (438ppi)
System-on-chip Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 with Adreno 630 GPU Snapdragon 855/Exynos 9820
RAM 4GB LPDDR4X 6GB/8GB RAM (LPDDR4X)
Storage 64GB/128GB, no microSD card slot 128GB/256GB
+ MicroSD slot (up to 512GB)
Battery 2,915 mAh 3100 mAh
Rear Camera Sensor 12.2MP f/1.8, 1.4μm
Video recording: 4k @ 30fps, OIS+EISSlow motion:

[email protected] Pixel Autofocus, Zero Shutter Lag (ZSL),

Rapid and Accurate Image Super-Resolution (RAISR)

Dual Camera with OIS
– Wide-angle: 12 MP Super Speed Dual Pixel AF, F1.5/F2.4, OIS (77°)
– Ultra Wide: 16MP FF, F2.2 (123°)
– 0.5X optical zoom, up to 8X digital zoom
Front Camera Sensors Dual 8.1MP (primary is f/1.8 while secondary is a wide-angle lens

with f/2.2 and 97 degree field of view)Video recording: 1080p

UHD Selfie: 10MP Super Speed Dual Pixel AF, F1.9 (80°)
Ports USB 3.1 Type-C, nanoSIM tray USB Type-C, nanoSIM tray
Security Rear fingerprint scanner, Tamper-resistant hardware security module supporting StrongBox Keymaster Side-mounted fingerprint scanner
Audio Dual front-facing speakers, no 3.5mm headphone jack 3.5mm headphone jack
Charging Wireless charging up to 10W via Pixel Stand, 18W via USB PD 2.0 Fast Wireless Charging 2.0, Wireless Power Share, Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging
IP Rating IP68 – Water and dust resistant IP68 – Water and dust resistant

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