Google Pixel vs iPhone 7 vs HTC 10 Review: Specs & Features Comparison

17 October 2016, 8:24 am EDT By Anish Asokan Mobile & Apps
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 04: Brian Rakowski, VP Product Management at Google Inc., holds a Google Pixel phone during an event to introduce the phone and other Google products on October 4, 2016 in San Francisco, California. Google is making the jump into the mobile device market in an attempt to challenge the Apple iPhone in the premium smartphone category. (Photo by Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)  ( Ramin Talaie / Stringer )

The Google Pixel, the HTC 10, and the iPhone 7 have been some of the best flagship smartphones of 2016. All three models boast impressive specs and we thought of doing a comparison review of the three models to help you decide which one to go for.

When it comes to the physical design, the HTC 10 is taller, wider and denser than the Google Pixel followed by the Apple iPhone 7. Among the three, the Apple iPhone 7 has the best sleek look and design.

Screen size is topped by the HTC 10.The second place goes to the Google Pixel. Screen resolution and pixels per inch are also topped by HTC 10 and the second position goes to Google Pixel as per NDTV Gadgets.

When it comes to hardware, it is again the battle between Apple's A10 Fusion with Qualcomm Snapdragon processors. The HTC 10 is powered by 1.6 GHz Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon whereas the Google Pixel is powered by 1.6 GHz Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 and the Apple iPhone7 is powered by Apple A10 Fusion. It seems iPhone 7 has an edge over others when it comes to CPU speed. The second place goes to the Google Pixel as it makes use of the latest Snapdragon processor.

Both Android smartphones come with similar RAM capacity which is twice bigger than that found in the Apple iPhone 7. The Pixel model makes use of latest Android operating system, whereas HTC 10 runs on Android 6 and the Apple iPhone 7 runs on iOS10.

The Google Pixel emerges as the winner among the three when it comes to camera specs. With 12.3 MP rear camera and 8 MP front camera it comfortably beats HTC 10 (12 Ultrapixel rear camera& 5 MP front camera) and the iPhone 7 (12 MP rear camera & 7MP front camera).

The HTC 10 has the highest battery capacity, followed by the Google Pixel, and then by Apple's iPhone 7.

Meanwhile, the HTC 10 is the only smartphone among three to provide expandable storage options as per GSM Arena. The iPhone 7 has abandoned the headphone jack which is present in other two models.

Well, it is a strong battle among the three smartphones. The HTC 10 has impressive specs, including expandable storage capability, better battery capacity. Google Pixel is equally impressive with its latest Snapdragon processor, camera specs. Something android lovers will definitely take notice. The iPhone 7 is in a league of its own with a powerful processor and with innovative Air Pod technology.

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