Today we will compare the Huawei Nexus 6P that was released last fall, and the Apple iPhone 7 Plus, which will hit the stores in the next days. If you’re a Google fan and want to receive the latest Android updates, then you’ll choose the Nexus 6P, whose price has been reduced gradually, to make room for the next Pixel XL phablet. But if you’re an Apple addict, then you won’t have any problem spending $769 on the base-model of the iPhone 7 Plus.
The Huawei Nexus 6P measures 159.3×77.8×7.3mm and weights 178 grams. The device is made of aluminum and on the top of the back, it has a black glass strip containing the rear camera. Below it is located the fingerprint scanner. The Apple iPhone 7 Plus measures 158.2×77.9×7.3mm and weights 188 grams, it’s available in two new colors: Jet Black and simple Black, and the antenna bars from its back have been moved to the top and bottom edges. Also, let’s not forget that the 3.5mm headphones jack has been ditched and you will listen to music using the AirPods that cost $160.
The Huawei Nexus 6P has an AMOLED display of 5.7-inch that supports a resolution of 2560×1440 pixels at 518 ppi. The Apple iPhone 7 Plus comes with a LED-backlit IPS LCD display of 5.5-inch that supports a lower resolution of 1920×1080 pixels at 401 ppi.
Processors, Graphics Cards & RAM
The Huawei Nexus 6P features a Qualcomm MSM8994 Snapdragon 810 chipset, a quad-core Cortex A57 CPU clocked at 2.0GHz and a quad-core Cortex A53 CPU clocked at 1.55GHz, an Adreno 430 graphics card and 3GB of RAM. The Apple iPhone 7 Plus comes with an Apple A10 Fusion chipset, a quad-core CPU clocked at 2.23GHz, a six-core graphics card and 3GB of RAM.
The Huawei Nexus 6P comes in three internal storage variants of 32GB, 64GB and 128GB. The iPhone 7 Plus has been released in three internal storage variants of 32GB, 128GB and 256GB. Unfortunately, none of these two handsets comes with a microSD card slot for storage expansion.
The Huawei Nexus 6P sports a primary camera of 12.3MP that features laser autofocus, dual-LED flash, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama and a secondary camera of 8MP. The Apple iPhone 7 Plus comes with a dual-primary camera of 12MP that features quad-LED flash, OIS, 2x optical zoom, phase detection autofocus, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR and a secondary camera of 7MP.
Both devices come with non-removable batteries, but the 3450 mAh one found on the Huawei Nexus 6P is more powerful than the 2900 mAh battery that the Apple iPhone 7 Plus has.
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