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Google Pixel 3a XL (G020C) vs OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Google Pixel 3a XL vs OnePlus 7 Pro phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare OnePlus 7 Pro X04Google Pixel 3a XL (G020C)
Google Pixel 3a XL (G020C)
6"
OLED

1080x2160

12.2
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3700
mAh

(Non removable)

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Compare Google Pixel 3a XL X19OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB
OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB
6.67"

1440x3120

48
MP

16mp

12GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


04 Advantages Google Pixel 3a XL (G020C)
Pixel 3a XL (G020C)vs7 Pro 12GB/256GB
 23%23%
+Lighter
167 grams (5.85 ounces)vs206 grams (7.21 ounces)
 7%7%
+Thinner
8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)vs8.8 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C reversible connector
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported

19 Advantages OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB
7 Pro 12GB/256GBvsPixel 3a XL (G020C)
 33%33%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 2 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
12GB LPDDR4Xvs4GB LPDDR4X
 3 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
256GB (223GB user available)vs64GB (50GB user available)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum frame, front/back glassvsPlastic body, front glass
Advantage
+This device has a Fluid AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Fluid AMOLEDvsOLED
 93%93%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x3120 pixelsvs1080x2160 pixels
 28%28%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
515 PPIvs402 PPI
 11%11%
+Larger screen
6.67"vs6"
 5 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 48MP + 8MP + 16MPvs(back) 12.2MP
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
 28%28%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/2" inchesvs1/2.55" inches
 13%13%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.6 (aperture)vsf/1.8 (aperture)
 99%99%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 16MPvs(front) 8MP
 100%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face recognition (unlock)vsNot supported
 8%8%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs3700 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go

27 Common items in both devices
16 million
Dual LED flash
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
OIS: Optical stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras / HDR photo/video on both cameras
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (rear-mounted) / Fingerprint (under display)
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, SBAS
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Dragontrail Glass / Gorilla Glass 6
+ COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresGoogle Pixel 3a XL (G020C)OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB
ModelPixel 3a XL (G020C)7 Pro 12GB/256GB
Also known asGoogle Pixel 3a XL G020C (Unlocked)OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB RAM GM1910, GM1913, GM1915, BBK Guacamole
Country or region availableCanadaUSAChinaUSAEurope
BrandGoogleOnePlus
Release dateMay, 2019May, 2019
Depth8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)8.8 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)76.1 x 160.1 millimeters (3 x 6.3 in)75.9 x 162.6 millimeters (2.99 x 6.4 in)
Weight167 grams (5.85 ounces)206 grams (7.21 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Google Pixel 3a XL (G020C)OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareGoogle Pixel 3a XL (G020C)OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 SDM670 (10 nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core Kryo 360 Gold
1.7Ghz Hexa-Core Kryo 360 Silver
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.8Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.4Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.7Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 615Qualcomm Adreno 640
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X12GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (50GB user available)256GB (223GB user available)
UFS 3.0
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayGoogle Pixel 3a XL (G020C)OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB
Display typeOLEDFluid AMOLED
Screen size6" inches6.67" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~76.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~88.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2160 pixels1440x3120 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)402 PPI515 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassDragontrail GlassGorilla Glass 6
Mobile networks and dataGoogle Pixel 3a XL (G020C)OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
e-Sim (Eletronic Sim)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 800/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat11/5 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat18/13

Global version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)

Canada/USA version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 32, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 41, 46, 48)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload600/75 Mbps1200/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingGoogle Pixel 3a XL (G020C)OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraGoogle Pixel 3a XL (G020C)OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB
Main camera12.2 megapixels(triple camera)
48 megapixels
8MP telephoto (f/2.4 78mm 3x-zoom Laser/PDAF OIS)
16MP ultrawide (f/2.2 13mm)
Main camera resolution4032x3024 pixels8000x6000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps
FlashDual LED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.6 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/2" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraGoogle Pixel 3a XL (G020C)OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB
Front camera8 megapixels16 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length24mm lens25mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1µm pixel
MultimediaGoogle Pixel 3a XL (G020C)OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesGoogle Pixel 3a XL (G020C)OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C reversible connector
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEOA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, SBAS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsGoogle Pixel 3a XL (G020C)OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (under display)
Other features- Colors: Just Black, Clearly White, Purple-ish
- 18:9 ratio display FHD+
- Always-on display
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Mirror Grey, Almond, Nebula Blue
- Display 3D, 19,5:9, DCI-P3, 90Hz, HDR10+
- OxygenOS 9.5.7
- Silicon case included
- Sony IMX586 main camera sensor
- Sony IMX471 front camera sensor
- Motorized pop-up front camera
- Dolby Atmos sound
- Warp Charge 30
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyGoogle Pixel 3a XL (G020C)OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3700 mAh4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)9V/2A=18W30W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Google Pixel 3a XL (G020C)OnePlus 7 Pro 12GB/256GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia1.33 W/Kg (head) | 1.18 W/Kg (body)feature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered