OnePlus 8T vs Google Pixel 5 – Analysis, specifications and prices

The new OnePlus 8T device has a 3 camera setup with a main lens of 48 MP, Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor chipset and a battery of 4500 mAh. On other side, the Google Pixel 5 also has awesome features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

OnePlus 8T vs Google Pixel 5
OnePlus 8T vs Google Pixel 5

Processor and Operating System

The OnePlus 8T runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.84 GHz Kryo 585, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Kryo 585 and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 585. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2840 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. Running on OxygenOS 11 (Android 11) operating system.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 is a better chipset processor than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G.

Meanwhile, the Google Pixel 5 has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.4 GHz Kryo 475, 1 core of 2.2 GHz Kryo 475 and 6 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 475. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2400 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture and Titan M security module. And it’s running on OxygenOS 11 (Android 11) OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The OnePlus 8T is carrying a Qualcomm Adreno 650,587 MHz (megahertz) gpu in the interior and the Google Pixel 5 has the Qualcomm Adreno 620 graphics processor.

Battery

The OnePlus 8T battery capacity is 4500 mAh which is a 10.2% (percent) more powerful than the 4080 mAh offered by the Google Pixel 5. Some features include Fast charging and Non-removable.
The Google Pixel 5 battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Qi wireless charging and Wireless reverse charging.

Screen

The device is using a Fluid AMOLED display with 1080 x 2400 pixels and a screen size of 6.55 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Google Pixel 5 is featuring a OLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6 in (inches).

As we can see here, the OnePlus 8T is a 9.1% bigger than Google Pixel 5 screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

OnePlus 8T Google Pixel 5
120 Hz refresh rate 90 Hz refresh rate
3D curved glass screen Always-on Display
Capacitive Capacitive
Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Display manufacturer – Samsung Multi-touch
HDR10+ Scratch resistant
Multi-touch
Peak brightness – 1100 cd/m²
Scratch resistant

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the OnePlus 8T is carrying a ram memory of 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.

The Google Pixel 5 is coming with a 8 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, both phones have the same ram capacity of 8 gigabytes.

The maximum capacity offered by the OnePlus 8T is 12 gigabytes ,which is a 50% bigger than the Google Pixel 5 with 8 gigabytes.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The OnePlus 8T comes with or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, both phones have the same storage capacity of 128 gigabytes.

The max storage capacity offered by the OnePlus 8T is 256 gigabytes ,which is a 100% more than the Google Pixel 5 with 128 gigabytes.

Google Pixel 5 gets you or 128 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The OnePlus 8T rear camera setup is composed by 3 lenses of 48/16/5 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length (35 , of 25 mm , carrying a sensor like Sony IMX689 Exmor RS , a pixel size of 1.12 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.2 f/2.4 respectively.

Oneplus 8T camera
Oneplus 8T camera

Meanwhile the Google Pixel 5 rear camera comes with 2 lenses of 12/16 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length 35:28 mm , a pixel size of 1.4 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.7 f/2.2 respectively.

Google pixel 5 5g camera
Google pixel 5 5g camera
OnePlus 8T Google Pixel 5
Angle of view – 123° (#2) 1080p @ 120 fps
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) 720p @ 240 fps
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3) Angle of view – 107° (#2)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4) Aperture – f/2.2 (#2)
Autofocus Autofocus
Continuous shooting Continuous shooting
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF) Digital image stabilization
Digital image stabilization Digital zoom
Digital zoom Exposure compensation
Exposure compensation Face detection
Face detection Geotagging
Geotagging HDR
HDR ISO settings
ISO settings Optical image stabilization
Laser autofocus (LAF) Optical zoom
Macro mode Panorama
Optical image stabilization Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Panorama Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Pixel size – 1.0 μm (#2)
Pixel size – 1.75 μm (#3) Scene mode
Pixel size – 1.75 μm (#4) Secondary rear camera – 16 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
RAW Self-timer
Scene mode Touch focus
Secondary rear camera – 16 MP (ultra-wide angle) White balance settings
Self-timer
Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Third rear camera – 5 MP (macro)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The OnePlus 8T comes with a 32 MP in the front.

The Google Pixel 5 has a 8 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

OnePlus 8T Google Pixel 5
32 MP 8 MP
Digital image stabilization Aperture:f/2.0
Face unlock Face unlock
HDR HDR
Sensor type:CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor) Pixel size:1.12 µm /0.112000 mm

Data network and speed connectivity/bandwidth

The mobile networks technologies improve the communication between devices, connectivity speed and files download/upload bandwidth depending of the place.

OnePlus 8T Google Pixel 5
5G NSA 5CA
5G SA 5G NSA
Built-in 5G modem 5G SA
EDGE Built-in 5G modem
EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s) EDGE
GPRS EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s)
HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s) GPRS
LTE Cat 20 HSPA+(42.2/ 5.76 Mbit/s)
TD- LTE Cat 13(UL)
TD-SCDMA LTE Cat 18(DL)
UMTS(384 kbit/s) UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The OnePlus 8T price is $600 (8 GB + 128 GB) or $700 (12 GB + 256 GB) and the Google Pixel 5 price tag is $700

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