• 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
  • 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
Diagonal (inches)5.5"
Display/Body Ratio71.2%
Sharpness (PPI)534 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 4
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Sensor SizeMedium
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)3450 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
Talk Time26 hours
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
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
SIM TypeNano SIM
Multimedia Features
  • Daydream VR
  • DLNA
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • H.264
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity

Pixel XL Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How much does Pixel XL costs?

The last time we checked, the Pixel XL was retailing at around $270 online. Things may have changed a bit since.

Is the Google Pixel XL waterproof?

No. Our information indicates that the Pixel XL is NOT water-resistant an has no IP-Rating rating. I.P means Ingress Protection, which is the level of protection against dust or water that could get into phones.

Is the Pixel XL Dual-SIM?

No, the Pixel XL does not have dual-SIMs according to our data, but it may be different in Abroad. We mostly track USA data.

Is the Pixel XL 4K?

No, the Pixel XL resolution of (2560x1440) is not defined as 4K. 4K is normally defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on smartphones, but there are more similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Pixel XL have Wireless Charging?

No, the Pixel XL is not compatible with Wireless Charging.

Does Pixel XL have Qi Wireless Charging?

No, the Pixel XL does not feature Qi Wireless Charging.

Does the Pixel XL work with 4G data?

Yes, the Pixel XL is a 4G-LTE device that is rated 4G LTE cat6 (301 Mbps).

Is the Pixel XL working with 5G?

No, the Pixel XL does not work on 5G networks.

Does the Pixel XL have a USB-C connector?

Yes, the Pixel XL has a USB-C port.

If the battery of the Pixel XL removable?

No, the Pixel XL does not have a removable battery.

Google Pixel XL Specs & Speed Benchmarks


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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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