This article will compare two flagship devices Google Pixel 8 Pro and Samsung Galaxy S23 smartphone by Samsung and Google.
Let’s Compare the Google Pixel 8 Pro smartphone and the Samsung S23 devices and find the best smartphone device among the two.
Google Pixel 8 Pro vs Samsung S23
First, when we look at the display equipped with the smartphones, the Google Pixel 8 Pro has a larger display screen of 6.7″ LTPO OLED display and a higher screen resolution of 1344 × 2992 pixels. The Samsung S23 smartphone features a 6.1″ Dynamic AMOLED 2X display and a screen resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels. Both smartphones support a 120Hz refresh rate and Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2 protection.
About the processor, The Google Pixel 8 Pro smartphone comes with a brand new Google Tensor G4 chipset, whereas the Galaxy S23 smartphones are powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset. The Samsung S23 chipset has a faster primary clock speed and offers better performance than the Google Pixel 8 Pro device which has the Google Tensor G4 chipset.
Coming to the Camera setup, Both smartphones support a triple-camera setup, The main camera is 50MP remains the same, but the Google Pixel 8 Pro devices offer a 48MP telephoto camera and 48MP ultrawide camera, a better Ultrawide and telephoto lens than the 10MP telephoto and 12MP ultrawide camera given on the Samsung S23 smartphone.
In front-facing cameras, the Samsung Galaxy S23 offers a 12MP selfie camera. Google Pixel 8 Pro has a 10.5MP selfie camera.
Talking about battery backup, the Google Pixel 8 Pro device packs the largest battery of 5050 mAh and supports the fastest wired charging feature of 30W, 23w wireless charging, and a reverse wireless charging feature. The Samsung S23 smartphone houses a 3900 mAh battery with 25W fast wired charge, 15W wireless, and 4.5W reverse wireless charge support.
In the final verdict, the Samsung S23 does indeed offer a few better specs than the Google Pixel 8 Pro device, but when looking at the overall specifications, the Pixel 8 Pro smartphone has turned out to be the best.
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Google Pixel 8 Pro vs Samsung S23 Specs
|Release Date||04 October 2023||01 February 2023|
|Dimensions||162.6 x 76.5 x 8.8 mm (6.40 x 3.01 x 0.35 in)||146.3 x 70.9 x 7.6 mm (5.76 x 2.79 x 0.30 in)|
|Weight||213 g||168 g|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6e/7, tri-band, Wi-Fi Direct||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6e, tri-band, Wi-Fi Direct|
|Bluetooth||5.3, A2DP, LE, apt-X HD||5.3, A2DP, LE|
|Chipset||Google Tensor G3 (4 nm)||Qualcomm SM8550-AC Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (4 nm)|
|Primary Clock Speed||Nona-core (1×3.0 GHz Cortex-X3 & 4×2.45 GHz Cortex-A715 & 4×2.15 GHz Cortex-A510)||Octa-core (1×3.36 GHz Cortex-X3 & 2×2.8 GHz Cortex-A715 & 2×2.8 GHz Cortex-A710 & 3×2.0 GHz Cortex-A510)|
|Operating System||Android 14||Android 13, One UI 5.1|
|GPU||Immortalis-G715s MC10||Adreno 740|
|Display||LTPO OLED, HDR10+, 1600 nits (HBM), 2400 nits (peak)||Dynamic AMOLED 2X, HDR10+, 1200 nits (HBM), 1750 nits (peak)|
|Screen Size||6.7 inches, 108.7 cm2 (~87.4% screen-to-body ratio)||6.1 inches, 90.1 cm2 (~86.8% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Screen Resolutions||1344 x 2992 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~489 ppi density)||1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~425 ppi density)|
|Rear Camera||50 MP, f/1.7, 25mm (wide), 1/1.31″, 1.2µm, multi-directional PDAF, multi-zone Laser AF, OIS|
48 MP, f/2.8, 113mm (telephoto), 1/2.55″, 0.7µm, dual pixel PDAF, OIS, 5x optical zoom
48 MP, f/2.0, 126˚ (ultrawide), 0.8µm, dual pixel PDAF
|50 MP, f/1.8, 24mm (wide), 1/1.56″, 1.0µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS|
10 MP, f/2.4, 70mm (telephoto), 1/3.94″, 1.0µm, PDAF, OIS, 3x optical zoom
12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm, 120˚ (ultrawide), 1/2.55″ 1.4µm, Super Steady video
|Front Camera||10.5 MP, f/2.2, 20mm (ultrawide), 1/3.1″, 1.22µm, PDAF||12 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), Dual Pixel PDAF|
|Storage||128GB 12GB RAM, 256GB 12GB RAM, 512GB 12GB RAM, 1TB 12GB RAM||128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM, 512GB 8GB RAM|
|Fingerprint Sensor||Under Display, Optical Fingerprint Sensor||Under Display, Optical Fingerprint Sensor|
|Battery Capacity||Li-Ion 5050 mAh, non-removable||Li-Ion 3900 mAh, non-removable|
|Fast Charger||30W wired, PD3.0, PPS, 50% in 30 min (advertised)|
|25W wired, PD3.0, 50% in 30 min (advertised)|
15W wireless (Qi/PMA)
4.5W reverse wireless
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Comparing the overall specifications offered on the two devices, the Google Pixel 8 Pro smartphone has turned out to be the best smartphone in the comparison.