Google has officially announced Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL smartphone which will replace Nexus series to become its own brand. This two smartphones take the way like Iphone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, Xiaomi MI5S and Xiaomi MI5S Plus in terms of name. So how are their performance?
In configuration, Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL both are powered by Snapdragon 821 （2*2.15GHz+2*1.65GHz）processor, RAM 4GB, running Android7.1 OS. If we compare them with Xiaomi MI5S and Xiaomi MI5S Plus, will they win?
According to GeekBench 4, Pixel XL single core has 1665 scores, multi-core has 4,000 scores. But Xiaomi MI5S with Snapdragon 821, （2*2.15GHz+2*2Ghz, higher than Pixel) has 1750 single score, 4200 multi score. And Xiaomi MI5S Plus also powered by Snapdragon 821 processor has 1850 single core score, 4300 multi-core score. The result is obvious that Xiaomi wins. It seems Google uses the lowest frequency version of Snapdragon 821. As for comparing iPhone, we believe it can not beat. If you are interested in a cheaper budget Snapdragon 821 processor smartphone, consider Xiaomi MI5S and Xiaomi MI5S Plus first.
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Xiaomi MI5S 3GB RAM 64GB ROM Silver at $318.99 (flash sale) Xiaomi MI5S RAM 4GB ROM 128GB at $389.99 (flash sale)