As Google Pixel and Pixel XL continue to make its way to among the most popular phones on the market, Huawei is also creeping its way to the smartphone segment. The Chinese company has recently launched its Honor 6X at the CES 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Smartphone users are wondering which one is worth their bucks?
Google Pixel XL comes with the powerful Android 7.1 Nougat which is the latest operating system (OS) from Google. Its EMUI, a customized Android user interface, brings a simpler design style that the standard Android. The Google Assistant is one thing this smartphone can truly boast of. Pixel XL's processor is a bit faster than Huawei with its Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 clocked at 2.15 GHz.
GSM Arena reports that Google Pixel XL has a 12.3MP primary camera with f/2.0, EIS (gyro), phase detection plus laser autofocus with dual-LED, or dual tone, flash making it one of the best smartphone cameras on the market today. Google Pixel has a sharper display resolution with 2,560 x 1,440 pixels.
The unlimited cloud storage in Google XL is certainly a plus factor for smartphone users. Internal storage options are 4GB RAM and 32/128 GB. Starting at $1079 according to News.com, buyers can enjoy all these features and more. Huawei Honor 6X is powered by Android 6.0 with only EMUI 4.1. The latest version is already at 5.0, though it is reported that updates are to be expected soon. The Chinese screen resolution is at 1,920 x 1,080 pixels.
Huawei Honor 6X has a Kirin 655 chipset clocked at 2.1 GHz. Camera features include a dual 12 MP + 2 MP primary cameras with phase detection and autofocus LED flash. For its storage, this smartphone boasts of 3GB RAM for the 32GB model and 4GB RAM for the 64GB. Huawei Honor 6X is surely a catch for only $249.99.