LG G6 vs Google Pixel & Pixel XL: Best Android flagship contenders for 2017 go head to head

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LG recently announced the new LG G6. That makes it one of the heavyweight rivals of the current favourite Google Pixel and Pixel XL.

Price and UK availability:
As the LG G6 deals got unveiled very recently, we do not know the exact price range. But we can expect it to be £500-£600.

The Pixel Deals with 32 GB internal memory costs £599 and the 128 GB variant costs £699. The Google Pixel XL has the price range of £719 for the 32GB variant and £819 for the 128GB variant.

Design:
The G5 has a solid aluminum frame with corning gorilla glass protecting both sides. The LG G6 is hand friendly with the dimension of 148.9 x 71.9 x 7.9mm. There is no home button in it. The lock button doubly works as a fingerprint sensor. The phone is equipped with the 3.5 mm audio jack, the fully waterproof USB-C charging port and the SIM tray.
The Google Pixel has a 5 inch Corning Gorilla glass display and 143.8 x 69.5 x 8.6mm dimension. Other than that it shares more or less identical design with LG G6. The Pixel XL also shares the same design but has the size of 154.72 x 75.74 x 8.58mm.lg-g6-vs-google-pixel-xl-comparison-22

Specifications and Features:

Processor: Both G6 and Pixel features the Snapdragon 821 CPU and 4 GB RAM.

Memory: The LG G6 has only 32 GB of internal storage but it can be expanded up to 2 TB. The Google Pixel and Pixel XL have two varieties, the 32 GB and 128 GB variant.

Display: The G6 has a huge 5.7 inch HD display having a 2880×1440 with 565ppi. The Pixel has 5 inch AMOLED display with 1920×1080 resolutions with 441ppi. The Pixel XL offers a display of 2560×1440 resolutions and 534ppi.

Camera: The G6 has a 5 MP front and the dual 13 MP back camera. The Google Pixel has an 8 MP front with a 12.3 MP back camera.

Waterproofing: The G6 is certified the IP68 level of waterproofing. Unfortunately, the Pixel has no waterproofing.

Battery: The LG G6 has 3300mAh battery whereas the Pixel comprises the slightly lower 2770mAh battery.

Software: The G6 will run the newest Android 7.1. The Pixel users will have the core Android experience with all the new versions of Android.

Verdict:
The people, who love the core Android Experience, would love using the Pixel. But who loves being slightly experimental with the relatively good specs, can opt for the G6.

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