OnePlus 6T vs iPhone XS vs Google Pixel 3 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Price, Specifications Compared

by admin October 29, 2018 at 4:35 pm

OnePlus on Monday announced the launch of OnePlus 6T, the company’s latest smartphone. At an event held in New York, the Chinese manufacturer took the covers off the mid-cycle refresh of its 2018 flagship. The company has already revealed the price and specifications of the handset. With premium specifications and design elements, the OnePlus 6 successor will look to take on flagship devices from competitors such as Apple, Google, Samsung among others. Apple’s latest flagship phone – iPhone XS – was launched in September. Pixel 3, launched last month as Google’s latest offering in the top-end segment, is quite popular for its cameras. Meanwhile, Samsung’s flagship phablet Galaxy Note 9 that was unveiled in August this year, provides a plethora of premium features. Here we take a look at how the price and specifications of the OnePlus 6T, iPhone XS, Pixel 3, and Samsung Galaxy Note 9 compare, to give you a better idea of how the new handset stacks up against the giants.

OnePlus 6T vs Apple iPhone XS vs Google Pixel 3 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 9 price

During the OnePlus launch event in New York, the company announced that the price of OnePlus 6T starts from $549 (roughly Rs. 40,300) for the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage Mirror Black variant, with the 8GB+128GB Mirror Black and Midnight Black variant priced at $579 (roughly Rs. 42,500), and the 8GB+256GB Midnight Black variant priced at $629 (roughly Rs. 46,200). The smartphone comes in Midnight Black and Mirror Black colour options.

Apple, on the other hand, had launched the iPhone XS in 64GB/ 256GB/ 512GB inbuilt storage variants and the US pricing of the iPhone XS was announced as $999 (roughly Rs. 73,300) for the 64GB variant, $1,249 (roughly Rs. 91,600) for the 256GB variant, and $1,449 (roughly Rs. 1,06,300) for the 512GB variant. The iPhone XS comes in Space Grey, Silver, Gold colour variants.

Meanwhile, the price of Google Pixel 3 starts at $799 (roughly Rs. 58,600) for the 64GB variant, going up to $899 (roughly Rs. 66,000) for the 128GB variant in the US. It comes with a Pixel Stand for wireless charging, and it is priced at $79 (roughly Rs. 5,800). Interested buyers can opt to buy the phone via Verizon, or purchase the unlocked variant by paying the full amount up front. The phone will be sold in Clearly White, Just Black, and Not Pink colour options.

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In the US, Samsung Galaxy Note 9 price starts at $999 (roughly Rs. 73,300) for the variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB of storage, while the model with 8GB RAM and 512GB of storage is priced at $1,250 (roughly Rs. 91,700). It is available in Midnight Black, Metallic Copper, Ocean Blue, and Lavender Purple colour options.

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OnePlus 6T vs Apple iPhone XS vs Google Pixel 3 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 9 specifications

The OnePlus 6T is a dual-SIM (Nano) smartphone that runs OxygenOS based on Android 9.0 Pie. Apple’s iPhone XS is also a dual-SIM (via eSIM) smartphone, but it runs iOS 12. The Google Pixel 3, on the other hand, is a single-SIM (Nano) smartphone that runs a stock version of Android 9.0 Pie out-of-the-box, though some markets also get eSIM functionality. Lastly, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is a dual-SIM smartphone that runs Samsung Experience on top of Android 8.1 Oreo.

The OnePlus 6T sports a 6.41-inch (1080×2340 pixels) full-HD+ Optic AMOLED display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio and PPI of 402 pixels per inch. The iPhone XS gets a 5.8-inch (1125×2234 pixels) OLED Super Retina display. Google’s Pixel 3 sports a 5.5-inch full-HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) flexible OLED display panel with an 18:9 aspect ratio, 443 ppi pixel density, and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. And, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 features a QHD+ (1440×2960 pixels) Super AMOLED Infinity Display with an 18.5:9 aspect ratio and 516 ppi.