Apple iPhone XS 64GB vs. Google Pixel 3a 64GB

Apple iPhone XS 64GB

Apple iPhone XS 64GB

3.9

£429.95

Free delivery
Google Pixel 3a 64GB

Google Pixel 3a 64GB

4.7
“Sound quality”

£289.99

£299.00 Incl. delivery
Built-in camera
Yes
Yes
Front camera
Yes
Yes
Effective pixels front camera
7 megapixels
8 megapixels
Number of front cameras
1 ​
1 ​
Camera features
Autofocus, Built-in flash/lamp, Optical image stabilization (OIS), Optical zoom
Autofocus, Built-in flash/lamp, Optical image stabilization (OIS), Electronic image stabilization (EIS)
Effective pixels
12 megapixels
12.2 megapixels
Maximum lens aperture
1.8
1.8
Number of rear cameras
2 ​
1 ​
Sensor format
1/2.55"
1/2.55"
Video recording
Yes
Yes
Max frame rate (highest resolution)
60 fps
30 fps
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
240 fps
240 fps
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
1920x1080 (HD 1080) pixels
1280x720 (HD 720) pixels
Maximum resolution (video)
3840x2160 (4K Ultra HD) pixels
3840x2160 (4K Ultra HD) pixels
2G (GSM)
Yes
Yes
3G (UMTS)
Yes
Yes
HSPA+
Yes
Yes
4G (LTE)
Yes
Yes
4G: Speed (down/up)
5G (NR)
No
No
Bluetooth
Yes
Yes
Bluetooth codec
SBC, AAC
aptX, aptX HD
Bluetooth profile
A2DP, AVRCP
A2DP
Bluetooth version
5.0
5.0
Built-in navigation system
Yes
Yes
Type of navigation system
GPS, A-GPS, Galileo, GLONASS, QZSS
GPS, A-GPS, BeiDou, Galileo, GLONASS
NFC
Yes
Yes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
Yes
Yes
Wireless networking standard
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
Streaming standards
Google Cast/Chromecast
Data connector
Lightning
USB
Type of USB connector
USB (Type C)
USB On-The-Go (OTG)
Yes
USB version
2.0
Headphone output (2.5/3.5 mm)
No
Yes
Type of connection
3.5 mm
Colour
Black, Silver, White, Grey, Gold
Black, White, Purple
Developed especially for seniors
No
No
Physical keyboard/numpad
No
No
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Depth
7.7 mm
8.2 mm
Height
143.6 mm
151.3 mm
Width
70.9 mm
70.1 mm
Product weight
177 g
147 g
Built-in sensors
Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer
Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer
Built-in wireless charging
Yes
No
Wireless standard
QI
Dual SIM card support
Yes
No
Hybrid Dual Sim
No
Features
Built-in stereo speakers, eSIM
Built-in stereo speakers, eSIM
Security
Face scanner
Fingerprint reader, Face scanner
SIM card
Nano sim
Nano sim
Supports fast charging
Yes
Yes
Type of quick charge
USB Power Delivery (PD)
Water resistant
Yes
No
IP code (level of dust/water resistance)
IP68
Aspect ratio
19.5:9
18:9
Display features
Scratch resistant display, HDR
Scratch resistant display
Display technology
OLED (AMOLED)
OLED (AMOLED)
Display
Colour
Colour
Number of colours
16 777 216 colours
16 777 216 colours
Pixel density
458 PPI
441 PPI
Screen resolution (HxV)
1125x2436 pixels
1080x2220 pixels
Screen size
5.8 inches
5.6 inches
Touchscreen
Yes
Yes
Material (body/chassis)
Glass, Steel
Glass, Plastic
RAM size
4GB
4GB
Release year
2018
2019
Battery capacity
2658 mAh
3000 mAh
Exchangeable battery
No
No
Graphics processor (GPU)
Yes
Yes
Graphics processor type
Adreno 615
Processor core type
Hexa Core
Octa Core
Processor speed
2.49 GHz
2 GHz
SoC/CPU (System on Chip)
Apple A12 Bionic
Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 SDM670
Operating system (latest version)
Apple iOS 13
Android 10 (Android Q)
Support for alternative firmware
Internal storage space (size)
64 GB
64 GB
Memory card reader
No
No