Google Pixel & Pixel XL Price, Release Date and Full Phone Specs

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Google It‘ is the most common answer we hear today for almost any kind of question. The Search Engine giant has drove so long into our lives as if We eat, We drink, We sleep, We Google! Lately it is heavily investing in Android Smartphone market to make its mark. Till now, it only collaborated with other smartphone makers like LG, Samsung, Huawei. But for the first time in internet history, it is releasing its own branded mobiles. Yes, now you will find the Google symbol on the back of smartphones down the line of a month. It announced officially that its going to release the two high end Pixel smartphones which will be Branded under the model name: Google Pixel.

Google Pixel Black new phone
Pic Credits : droid-life

The two slick and powerful Pixel phones from Google are totally conceptualized, designed, manufactured and tested in-house. It has strongly devised its advertising strategies to reach a market of $400 billion. This has already pinched all the other market players including Apple. The design of the mobiles particularly resemble Apple’s iPhone, both looks wise and feature wise. They introduced Google Assistant in the place of Siri in iPhones. Even the official commercial is taunting Apple in all possible ways. It is also making its own accessories including cases and cables. Lets check the specs in more detail.

Google Pixel Features:

  • 5″ Display with 1080 x 1920 resolution (Designed better for VR)
  • Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 processor
  • 4GB RAM
  • 32 GB/128 GB Storage variants
  • Android 7.1 Nougat OS
  • 12.3 MP camera
  • 1080p @120 fps video. 4K videos @ 30fps
  • 8 MP front camera
  • Google Duo for Video calling to Android Devices (similar to Facetime in iOS)
  • Google Assistant to assist the user (just like Siri)
  • Pixel Imprint, nothing but a finger print sensor
  • Full glass-aluminum body
  • No External Memory card Slot (just like the iPhone)
  • Colors: Quiet Black, Very Silver, Blue
  • 2,770 mAh battery
  • USB Type C Fast Charging (7 hours charge in 15 min)

Watch Official Commercial of Google Pixel:

Pixel XL Features:

  • 5.5″ Display with 1080 x 1920 resolution
  • Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 processor
  • 4GB RAM
  • 32 GB/128 GB Storage variants
  • Android 7.1 Nougat OS
  • 12.3 MP camera
  • 1080p @120 fps video. 4K videos @ 30fps
  • 8 MP front camera
  • Google Duo for Video calling to Android Devices
  • Google Assistant
  • Pixel Imprint, nothing but a finger print sensor
  • Full glass-aluminum body
  • No External Memory card Slot
  • Colors: Quiet Black, Very Silver, Blue
  • 3,450 mAh battery
  • USB Type C Fast Charging

Both the models are expected to release on 20th October. Prices are not revealed but expected to be pretty much as Apple iPhones. The pre-order sale begins on 13th October. In addition to the above features, Google introduced Remote Screen access for customer service purposes. In case you got any software problem with this Mobile, you don’t have to go to the service center. Instead you can share your mobile screen to the customer service provider via Remote Access (just like how we share our screens in computers). This feature can be very beneficial from a customer’s point of view. Google is finally thinking of making everything from the beginning on its own. Also, its planning to make its own processors in near future. So, if you are planning to buy a new phone, like new new phone, like iPhone new phone, Pixel is there for you!

Stay tuned to F E A S T for more updates

Update (18-OCT-16):

Google Pixel phones are out and creating a buzz everywhere. Pixel 32 GB model is priced at 57,000 INR, while Pixel XL 32 GB is priced at a whooping 67,000 INR. The handsets are available for pre-order at Flipkart.

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