Google Pixel 8 Pro vs iPhone 15 Pro: A Detailed Comparison of the Latest Flagship Smartphones

Key differences

The Google Pixel 8 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro are two of the most anticipated smartphones of 2023. They both offer impressive features and performance, but how do they differ?


Design and Dimensions:

Pixel 8 Pro: Larger and heavier (213g) with an aluminum frame and glass back.

iPhone 15 Pro: Smaller and lighter (187g) with a titanium frame and glass back.



Pixel 8 Pro: Bigger 6.7" OLED display with higher resolution (2992 x 1344) & peak brightness.

iPhone 15 Pro: 6.1" OLED display with lower resolution (2796 x 1290) & peak brightness.


Camera Module Design

Pixel 8 Pro features an iconic camera visor with a temperature sensor.

iPhone 15 Pro has a conventional camera module design.



Pixel: Triple-lens camera setup with 5x optical zoom & AI-driven image enhancements.

iPhone: Triple-lens camera setup with 3x optical zoom & impressive overall camera performance.



Pixel: Powered by Google Tensor G3 with 12GB RAM but lags behind in benchmark tests.

iPhone: Equipped with Apple A17 Pro with 8GB RAM, offers superior performance according to benchmarks.



Pixel: 5050mAh battery, slightly better battery life, faster wired & wireless charging.

iPhone: 3274mAh battery, still providing decent battery life, & slightly slower charging speeds.


AI Features

Pixel 8 Pro includes AI features for image editing and enhancement.

iPhone 15 Pro focuses on impressive camera performance but with fewer AI-driven features.


Color Options

Pixel 8 Pro offers colors like Obsidian, Porcelain, and Bay.

iPhone 15 Pro comes in Black Titanium, White Titanium, Blue Titanium, and Natural Titanium.

Pixel 8 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro are similarly priced; Google Pixel 8 Pro 12GB RAM is available at ₹1,06,999 ($979) and iPhone 15 Pro with 256GB storage variant is at ₹ 144,900 ($ 1,199).