After a long rumor line up google has now finally announced officially 2 new smartphones, Yes the Nexus days are gone now, time to say “Hello” to the new Pixels. Unlike last year this year, the 2 smartphones come with same SoC and are also packed with a similar set of specs in most department.

The 2 new smartphones are called as Pixel and Pixel XL and come with 5-inch and 5.5-inch Display respectively, the 5″ Pixel comes with Full HD Display, whereas the larget 5.5″ Pixel XL comes with Quad HD(2k) resolution. Both the smartphones come with the latest Snapdragon 821 processor. The battery on the Pixel is a 2700mAh and 3500mAh on the Pixel XL, both of this support Quick Charge, which gives 7 hours of usage in 15 minutes of charge.

The camera on both are same with a 12.3-megapixel sensor with bigger 1.55-micron pixel with f/2.0 aperture, also at the event, Brain Rakowski said that DXOMARK MOBILE has given a score of 89, which is highest among all the smartphones till date. And both of these smartphones carry a 8 megapixel front facing the camera.

Google Pixel Specs

  • Aluminum unibody and polishes glass combination
  • 5 inch Full HD display
  • Snapdragon 821 Quad-core processor clocked at 2.2Ghz
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 32GB/128GB of internal storage
  • Android Nougat
  • 12.3 MP rear camera with 1.55-micron pixel and f/2.0 aperture, video stabilization
  • 8MP front camera
  • 2,770mAh battery
  • Rear mounted fingerprint scanner
  • 3.5mm  headphone jack, Bluetooth 4.2, USB Type-C port

Google Pixel XL Specs

  • Aluminum unibody and polishes glass combination
  • 5.5 inch Quad HD display
  • Snapdragon 821 Quad-core processor clocked at 2.2Ghz
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 32GB/128GB of internal storage
  • Android Nougat
  • 12.3 MP rear camera with 1.55-micron pixel and f/2.0 aperture, video stabilization
  • 8MP front camera
  • 3450mAh battery
  • Rear mounted fingerprint scanner
  • 3.5mm  headphone jack, Bluetooth 4.2, USB Type-C port

This time, Pixel smartphones are coming with some interesting features

  • Unlimited High-Quality Original Photos, Video storage(including 4K)
  • Google Assitant is built-into the smartphone
  • Google Duo build in
  • 27*7 Customer support in Mobile with Screenshare option
  • New Live cases
  • Transfer all the data from iOS easily with adapter provided in the box

The Pixel comes in Quite Black, Very Silver and limited edition Really Blue color options and will start from $650 price in the USA and will be available for pre-order in India from October 13th stay tuned for all the updates.

[UPDATE] Indian pricing starts at INR 57,000 Pixel will be available for pre-order in India from October 13th 2016. Pixel users will have access to a toll free phone support number along with 54 walk in service centres across 30+ cities in India.

  • Google Pixel 32GB – Rs. 57,000
  • Google Pixel 128GB – Rs. 66,000
  • Google Pixel XL 32GB – Rs. 67,000
  • Google Pixel XL 128GB – Rs. 76,000

Indian Price source

 

By Srivatsa Ramesh

Fell in love with Android OS from the day I bought my first Smartphone in 2013. A budding Android Developer. Love to write about Android, Tech, and Smartphones. Technology enthusiast addicted to my smartphone, I love clicking photos with my smartphone, traveling and listening to music. Currently using a OnePlus 6T and Ticwatch S.

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