• 5.5" (2560x1440) AMOLED
  • 4GB
    Snapdragon 821 SoC
    128GB Storage
  • 12-MP, f/2 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 3450 mAh

The Google Pixel XL phone has a 5.5-inch (2560x1440) AMOLED screen, a 12MP main camera and a 8MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3450 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 821 with 4 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductPixel XL (2016), Price: 270 USD at Amazon
Display5.5" 2560x1440 AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 12-MP f/2 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 8-MP
Computing
  • Snapdragon 821 SoC
  • 4GB RAM
  • 128GB Storage
  • None
Battery3450 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 168g (5.9oz), 154.7x75.7x8.6 mm (6.09 x 2.98 x 0.34 inches)
Price (Market)$270
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Display
TypeAMOLED
Diagonal (inches)5.5"
Display/Body Ratio71.2%
Resolution2560x1440
Sharpness (PPI)534 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 4
Features
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Megapixel12-MP
Aperturef/2
Sensor SizeMedium
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)3450 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
Talk Time26 hours
Computing
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 821
Processor ModelMSM8996
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2x2.15 & 2x1.6 GHz
RAM Options4GB
Internal Storage Options128GB
Memory Card TypeNone
Operating System + VersionAndroid 7.1
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT6 301 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Multimedia
Multimedia Features
  • Daydream VR
  • DLNA
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • H.264
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity

Pixel XL Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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The last time we checked, the Pixel XL was retailing at around $270 online. Things may have changed a bit since.
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No. the Pixel XL has not been rated as water-resistant as we do not see an IP-Rating.
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No, the Pixel XL does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but things may be different in Asian markets. We mostly track United States data.
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No, the Pixel XL 2560x1440 resolution is not 4K.
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No, the Pixel XL is not capable of Wireless Charging.
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No, the Pixel XL does not support Qi Wireless Charging.
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Yes, the Pixel XL is a 4G-LTE device that is rated 4G LTE cat6 (301 Mbps).
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No, the Pixel XL does not work on 5G NR networks.
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Yes, the Pixel XL is a USB-C device.
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No, the Pixel XL's battery cannot be removed.

Google Pixel XL Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Antutu

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Geekbench 4 Single

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Geekbench 4 Multi

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3DMark Slingshot 3.1

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3DMark Unlimited Icestorm

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GFXBench Manhattan (Offscr.)

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GFXBench Manhattan 3.1 (Offscr.)

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GFXBench T-Rex (Offscr.)

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Battery Capacity (mAh)

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Battery Charge Speed (mAh/mn)

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