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Pixel 9 Vs. Pixel 8 Differences 


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The Google Pixel 9 is expected to have a slightly smaller screen than the Pixel 8, at 6.03 inches compared to 6.2 inches.

Screen Size 

Both phones offer a smooth 120Hz refresh rate for a responsive user experience. 

Refresh Rate

Details about the Pixel 9's maximum brightness are yet to be revealed, while the Pixel 8 boasts an impressive 1,400 nits. 

Maximum Brightness

The Pixel 9 steps up the performance game with the next-generation Tensor G4 chip, while the Pixel 8 runs on the Tensor G3. 


Both models offer storage options in 128GB and 256GB variants. 

Storage Options

The rear camera setups seem identical on both phones, featuring a 50MP main sensor and a 12MP ultrawide lens. 

Camera Setup

The Pixel 9 takes the lead with a better front-facing camera, offering 13MP resolution compared to the Pixel 8's 10.5MP. 

Front Camera

Pixel 9's battery size is under wraps, the Pixel 8 comes with a 4,575 mAh battery, which might influence the Pixel 9's design due to its potentially smaller size. 

Battery Size

Pixel 8 launched last fall, starting at $699. Pixel 9 expected post Google I/O 2024, possibly in June, with similar color options and pricing. 

Release Date and Price

Pixel 9 leaks hint at a smaller design, but its overall look remains familiar. Expect a rounder camera cutout than Pixel 8. 

Design and Display