Google Pixel Smartphones Specifications, Pricing And Availability
Google’s Pixel smartphones are launched yesterday at the live event of Google which was live streamed on YouTube channel of Google. In fact Google launched two pixel smartphone with flagship specifications and we will discuss about price later in the article. So let’s have a look Google Pixel smartphones specifications, pricing and availability.
Specifications of Pixel and Pixel XL:
In the specification department both phones pack the same specification with just little change in display size and battery size. The change here is Pixel has 2770mAh battery, while Pixel XL has 3450mAh. There is difference in the screen sizes too. Pixel has 5” FHD Amoled display which has a packed resolution of 1920x1080pixels, while the Pixel XL has 5.5” QHD Amoled with a packed resolution of 2560x1440pixels.
Now, let’s speak about the same part. In the processor part both smartphones have Snapdragon 820 processor which is quad-core processor. Phones comes with Android’s latest Android Nougat 7.0 out of the box with Google assistant built in. we will tell you what this is in our other article.
Google was focusing more on camera on its new Pixels smartphones. Both phones have same 12MP camera f/2.0, PDAF, dual LED flash, 1.55 µm pixel size. While the front facing camera is 8 MP, f/2.0, 1.4 µm pixel size. Rear camera has OIS (Optical Image Stabilization).
Pixel smartphones comes with two variants. One is with 4GB of RAM and 32GB internal and other is with 4GB of RAM with 128GB internal. Both phones have the same variety. Sadly there is no expansion slot on both pixel smartphones.
In the connectivity department both pixel smartphones have loads of connectivity options like Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi, NFC, and GPS. Sadly pixel smartphones have only one sim slot which has a Nano sim tray. But it also supports 4G and Volte.
Pixel and Pixel XL have USB Type C reversible connector. While both phones are not waterproof. As we said earlier both smartphones have different batteries. But both Pixel and Pixel XL supports quick charge 3.0. And Google claimed that on a charge of 15mins you can get a battery backup of 7Hrs.
|Display||5” FHD||5.5” QHD|
|Front Camera||8MP f/2.0, 1.4 µm pixel size||8MP f/2.0, 1.4 µm pixel size|
|Rear Camera||12MP f/2.0, PDAF, dual LED flash, 1.55 µm pixel size||12MP f/2.0, PDAF, dual LED flash, 1.55 µm pixel size|
|Video Recording||2160p at 30 FPS||2160p at 30 FPS|
|CPU||Snapdragon 820||Snapdragon 820|
2x 2.15 GHz Kryo
2x 1.6 GHz Kryo
2x 2.15 GHz Kryo
2x 1.6 GHz Kryo
|USB or Type C||Type C||Type C|
|Price||57,000 to 76,000||57,000 to 76,000|
Pricing and Availability:
Phone will be available in three colors namely very blue, quite black and very silver. It was expected that phones pricing in India will be 649$ i.e. roughly Rs-42,000. But unfortunately starting price pixel smartphones is at Rs-57,000. And will be available to pre-order starting from Oct 13 in India. Pixel smartphones will be available exclusively on Flipkart, Google store and reliance digital store. Price of pixel starts at 57,000INR for 32GB variant and yells till Rs-76,000 for 128GB variant.