Samsung Galaxy S8 Vs. Google Pixel: Which Will Be The Better Smartphone?


The Google Pixel by Google is their first ever phone. It was successful last year, and the success continues in 2017 as well. However, the upcoming Galaxy S8 can change the game. Both phones are using the Android operating system, and it makes them more comparable. We will make a comparison of Galaxy S8 Vs. Google Pixel in our article today.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Vs. Google Pixel

Release Date

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus is going to be launched within a week i.e. on 29th of march and for the market, it will get released on 21st of April. On the other hand, Google Pixel was already released in October 2016.


The Galaxy S8 price will be $860 for 64 GB storage and $960 for 128 GB space. The Google Pixel 32 GB model is available in $746, and 128 GB model is going to cost you $870.


The Galaxy S8 will be bezel-less with no home button, and both variants will be dual curved. It will make it all screen front. The Google Pixel design is not entirely satisfying, but it is fine. The glossy and half-and-half plain design on the rear is fine.

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Specifications And Features

Specs And FeaturesGalaxy S8Google Pixel
Type16M colors,  Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen16M colors, AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Size5.8 inches5.0 inches
Resolution 1440 x 29601080 x 1920
ProtectionGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 5
Operating SystemAndroid Nougat 7.1Android Nougat 7.1
CPUOcta-core (4×2.45 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo)Quad-core (2×2.15 GHz Kryo & 2×1.6 GHz Kryo)
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 835Qualcomm Snapdragon 821
GPUAdreno 540Adreno 530
Storage64 GB and 128 GB32 GB and 128 GB
Memory CardYesNo
Rear Camera12 Megapixels with f/1.712.3 Megapixels with f/2.0
Front Camera8 Megapixels8 Megapixels
Battery3000 mAh2770 mAh
SensorsIris scanner, back fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2Rear fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
USBType C 1.0 reversible connector, v3.1Type C 1.0 reversible connector, v3.0
ColorsBlack, White, Gold, Silver, Pink GoldQuite Black, Very Silver, Really Blue
Additional Features
  • Samsung Pay
  • Water And Dust Resistant
  • Samsung Desktop Experience
  • Wireless charging
  • Water And Dust Resistant
  • Fast Battery Charging


So, this was our review based Galaxy S8 Vs. Google Pixel comparison. Both phones come with Virtual Reality (VR). Samsung offers Gear VR platform, and Google Pixel supports Google Daydream VR. Fans would not be disappointed with both smartphones. However, Galaxy S8 is a bit more advance. We will update this article, once we learn more about the Samsung Galaxy S8. Meanwhile, you can check our Galaxy S8 Versus Google Pixel XL comparison.