For me personally, I've been on the Android boat, so it really doesn't matter to me weather or not Android has a better or faster or sleeker device. For me it's not about the device, it's about the company. I prefer Apple's stance on security and prompt updates and that's that. I no longer give Android a second glance.
That is true. Seems if you care about updates, security, and want android, the google pixel is the only way to be guaranteed fast updates.
I think it will come down to what OS you are feeling like. For the tech savy guys, the OS will be the first filter when choosing your flagship smartphone
Welcome to iMore! You are exactly right. For the majority of users it boils down to which ecosystem you’re invested.