Google Pixel 3 XL vs Google Pixel 4 XL

Expert Local Reviews

AusDroid 4 stars
Finder No score provided No score provided
PC World 4 stars 4 stars
Pickr 4.25 stars 4.2 stars
SMH / The Age No score provided
WhistleOut 4.25 stars (estimated from 85/100)


Outright price $1349 64GB; $1499 128GB $1279 64GB; $1429 128GB


Screen size 6.3 inches 6.3 inches
Screen resolution Quad HD+ 18:9 (2960x1440) Other (below)
Resolution Quad HD+ 19:9 (3040x1440)
Pixel density 523ppi 537ppi

Design and construction

Thickness 7.9mm 8.2mm
Weight 184g 193g
Construction Metal, glass Aluminium, glass
Water resistant
Water resistance rating IPX8 IP68


Rear camera 12.2mp F1.8 12mp F1.7 standard, 16mp F2.4 2x telephoto
Rear flash
Front camera Dual 8mp (normal F1.8, wide F2.2) 8mp F2.0
Front flash
Video capture (maximum) Ultra HD 4K (3840x2160) Ultra HD 4K (3840x2160)


Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
CPU tech Octa-core (8) Octa-core (8)
Memory (RAM) 4GB 6GB
Storage Multiple variations (noted below) Multiple variations (noted below)
Storage sizes 64GB, 128GB 64GB, 128GB
Upgradeable storage No, the storage is fixed and cannot be upgraded. No, the storage is fixed and cannot be upgraded.
Operating system Google Android (Samsung, Sony, HTC, etc) Google Android (Samsung, Sony, HTC, etc)
OS version Android 9.0 "Pie" Android 10
SIM type nanoSIM nanoSIM


3G/4G/5G Yes, it has both 3G and 4G. Yes, it has both 3G and 4G.
Maximum Speed Cat 16 LTE - 1000Mbps down, 150Mbps up (max) Cat 18 LTE - 1200Mbps down, 150Mbps up (max)
Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.x (with A2DP, LE) Bluetooth 5.x (with A2DP, LE)
GPS support
Near-Field Communication
WiFi 802.11ac (supports a/b/g/n) 802.11ac (supports a/b/g/n)

Ports and security

Charge / data port Type C USB Type C USB
3.5mm headset jack
Biometric security Fingerprint scanner Face/Iris scanner


Wireless charging Is this product capable of wireless charging? Yes Yes
Battery size 3430mAh 3700mAh


Official Officially announced October 15, 2019 (US)