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Samsung Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS) vs Google Pixel 3 (128GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy A6 vs Google Pixel 3 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Google Pixel 3 XSamsung Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)11Points
Samsung Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)
5.6"
AMOLED

720x1480

16
MP

16mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Google Pixel 3 (128GB)
5.5"
POLED

1080x2160

12.2
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

2915
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Google Pixel 3 (128GB)

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!

Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)11 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)vsPixel 3 (128GB)18 Advantages Google Pixel 3 (128GB)
+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)3%
Thinner
vs7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
vsP-OLED
+5.6"2%
Larger screen
vs5.5"
+(back) 16MP31%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 12.2MP
+LED flash on both camerasAdvantage
The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
vsDual LED flash
+f/1.7 (aperture)6%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
vsf/1.8 (aperture)
+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
vsType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
+3000 mAh3%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs2915 mAh
+2 slots Dual-SIMAdvantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
1.6Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.5Ghz 64bit Octa-Core41%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
3GB LPDDR3vs+4GB LPDDR4X33%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
32GB (22GB user free)vs+128GB (114GB user free)4 times
More internal storage for applications and files
162 grams (5.67 ounces)vs+148 grams (5.18 ounces)9%
Lighter
720x1480 pixelsvs+1080x2160 pixels119%
Higher resolution screen
294 PPIvs+439 PPI49%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvs+PDAF: phase detection autofocus on both camerasAdvantage
You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
(front) 16MPvs+(dual front camera) 8MP + 8MP1%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Full HD (1920x1080)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbps2 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
4.2 version A2DPvs+5.0 version A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
MicroUSB 2.0vs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Not supportedvs+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

23 Common items in both devices
Aluminum body, glass front / Aluminum frame, glass front/back
16 million
Only digital zoom
HDR photo on both cameras
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
Android 10
4G+ LTE-A
+16 specs and more in the table below

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

Highlight differencesClear highlight
Physical featuresSamsung Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)Google Pixel 3 (128GB)
ModelGalaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)Pixel 3 (128GB)
Other model namesGalaxy A6 2018 SM-A600F/Dual-sim (32GB + 3GB RAM) NFCGoogle Pixel 3 G013A, HTC Blueline
Country or region availableEuropeRussia
Europe, Russia
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandSamsungGoogle
Release dateMay, 2018October, 2018
Depth7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)70.8 x 149.9 millimeters (2.79 x 5.9 in)68.2 x 145.6 millimeters (2.69 x 5.73 in)
Weight162 grams (5.67 ounces)148 grams (5.18 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass frontAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)Google Pixel 3 (128GB)
Operating systemAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 10Android 10
HardwareSamsung Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)Google Pixel 3 (128GB)
Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 (10nm)
CPU processor1.6Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.5Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Gold
1.6Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 385 Silver
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T830 MP1 700MhzQualcomm Adreno 630 710Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage32GB (22GB user free)
eMMC 5.1
128GB (114GB user free)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplaySamsung Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)Google Pixel 3 (128GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDP-OLED
Screen size5.6" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~75% (screen-to-body ratio)~78.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1480 pixels1080x2160 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)294 PPI439 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)Google Pixel 3 (128GB)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps1024/75 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 networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat6 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40)
LTE Cat16 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,18,19,20,25,26,28,29,32,66,71)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40,41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
CallingSamsung Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)Google Pixel 3 (128GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraSamsung Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)Google Pixel 3 (128GB)
Back camera (main camera)16 megapixels12.2 megapixels
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flash on both camerasDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered28mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.55" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus on both cameras
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 on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraSamsung Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)Google Pixel 3 (128GB)
Front camera (secondary)16 megapixels(dual front camera)
8 megapixels
8MP f/2.2 19mm ultrawide FF
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered28mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)Google Pixel 3 (128GB)
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)Google Pixel 3 (128GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)Google Pixel 3 (128GB)
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
Hall effect
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Hall effect
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, Gold, Blue, Lavender
- Infinity display 18.5:9
- Always-on display
- Dolby Atmos sound (headphones only)
- Samsung Pay
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Clearly White, Just Black, Not Pink
- Always-on display
- 100% DCI-P3 coverage screen
- 18:9 HDR screen
- 1080p@120fps slow motion
- PowerDelivery 2.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplySamsung Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)Google Pixel 3 (128GB)
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Battery capacity3000 mAh2915 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered9V/2A=18W
Talk time autonomy1200 minutes | 20 hours | 0.8 dayfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN/DS)Google Pixel 3 (128GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.487W/kg (head) | 1.386W/kg (body)feature not registered