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Google Pixel XL (32GB) vs Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)

Side by side comparison between Google Pixel XL vs Amazon Fire Phone phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Google Pixel XL (32GB)
5.5"
AMOLED

1440x2560

12.3
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3450
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
04PointsAmazon Fire Phone (32GB)Compare Google Pixel XL X
Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
4.7"
IPS

720x1280

13
MP

2.1mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2400
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Google Pixel XL (32GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Pixel XL (32GB)19 Advantages Google Pixel XL (32GB)vsFire Phone (32GB)4 Advantages Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
+2.15Ghz 64bit Quad-Core14%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2.2Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
+4GB LPDDR4100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs2GB LPDDR3
+8.58 millimeters (0.34 inches)4%
Thinner
vs8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+AMOLEDAdvantage
AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT IPS LCD
+1440x2560 pixels3 times
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1280 pixels
+534 PPI71%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs312 PPI
+5.5"17%
Larger screen
vs4.7"
+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+(front) 8MP3 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 2.1MP
+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
+(4G+ LTE-A) 650 Mbps6 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G LTE) 100 Mbps
+Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+3450 mAh44%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs2400 mAh
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP is newer and faster
vs3.0 + A2DP
+USB 3.1 Type-C reversible connectorAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
vsMicroUSB 2.0
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsMicroUSB 2.0
+Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
32GB (22GB available)vs+32GB (25GB available)14%
More internal storage for applications and files
168 grams (5.88 ounces)vs+160 grams (5.6 ounces)5%
Lighter
(back) 12.3MPvs+(back) 13MP4%
Higher resolution main camera
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video

26 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus / Autofocus
HDR photo only main camera
f/2.0 (aperture)
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE
+19 specs and more in the table below

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

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Physical featuresGoogle Pixel XL (32GB)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
ModelPixel XL (32GB)Fire Phone (32GB)
Other model namesVerizon HTC Pixel XL, G-2PW2100, G-2PW2200, HTC MarlinAT&T Amazon Fire Phone 4G LTE 32GB, Amazon FirePhone
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
USA
USA
BrandGoogleAmazon
Release dateOctober, 2016July, 2014
Depth8.58 millimeters (0.34 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)75.7 x 154.7 millimeters (2.98 x 6.09 in)66.5 x 139.2 millimeters (2.62 x 5.48 in)
Weight168 grams (5.88 ounces)160 grams (5.6 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Not supported
System (OS)Google Pixel XL (32GB)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
Operating systemAndroid 7.1 NougatAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Firmware updateAndroid 10feature not registered
HardwareGoogle Pixel XL (32GB)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996AB Pro (14nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 (28nm)
CPU processorQuad-Core, 2 processors:
2.15Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
1.6Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
2.2Ghz Quad-Core Krait 400
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 530 650MhzQualcomm Adreno 330
RAM memory4GB LPDDR42GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (22GB available)
UFS 2.0
32GB (25GB available)
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayGoogle Pixel XL (32GB)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
Display typeAMOLEDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size5.5" inches4.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~71.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~65.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1440x2560 pixels (16:9)720x1280 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)534 PPI312 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 4Gorilla Glass 3
Display features60Hzfeature not registered
Mobile networksGoogle Pixel XL (32GB)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload650/75 Mbps100/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO

Global: UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100

USA: UMTS 850/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat11

Global version: 700/800/850/900/1500/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,18,19,20,21,26,28,32), TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)

USA version: 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2300/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,20,25,26,28,29,30), TD-LTE 2500 (Bands 41)
LTE Cat3 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,17,20)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingGoogle Pixel XL (32GB)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice recorder
CameraGoogle Pixel XL (32GB)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
Back camera (main camera)12.3 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution4048x3036 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashDual-LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.3" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.55µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraGoogle Pixel XL (32GB)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels2.1 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels1920x1080 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.2" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.4µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaGoogle Pixel XL (32GB)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+
ConnectivityGoogle Pixel XL (32GB)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C reversible connectorMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP3.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsGoogle Pixel XL (32GB)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Hall effect
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Other features- Colors: Black, Silver, Blue
- Google Assistant
- Daydream View VR compatible
- Live Case
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black
- Amazon Fire OS 3.5 UI
- Corning Gorilla Glass 3 (front and back)
- 3D Dynamic Perspective UI (based on 4 front cameras)
- System wide tilt, auto-scroll, swivel and peek functions
- Dolby Digital Plus sound enhancement
- Unlimited Cloud Drive photo storage
- Firefly technology
- WiFi hotspot
Power supplyGoogle Pixel XL (32GB)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3450 mAh2400 mAh
Charger, watts18W (9V/2A) Fast battery charging
USB Power Delivery 1.0
Standard charging
Talk time autonomy1920 minutes | 32 hours | 1.3 days1320 minutes | 22 hours | 0.9 day
Standby33120 minutes | 552 hours | 23 days17100 minutes | 285 hours | 11.9 days
Radiation rateGoogle Pixel XL (32GB)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)0.89W/kg (head) | 0.56W/kg (body)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.25W/kg (head) | 0.44W/kg (body)feature not registered
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