The 5-inch Pixel and 5.5-inch Pixel XL are intended to be the best Android smartphones ever. They have best-in-class specs and best-in-class shape. What’s more, surprisingly, Google appears to need you to purchase one. On Google Pixel smartphones cloud storage will be unlimited for photos and 4k videos with a 24/7 support system with Google Assistant built in.
Google Pixel and Pixel XL announced
With dimensions of 143.8 x 69.5 x 8.6 mm thickness, we find a device built around a AMOLED screen of 5 inches at full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels protected by the Gorilla Glass 4 and powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 (2x 2.15 GHz @ Kryo Kryo + 2x 1.60 GHz + GPU Adreno 530) SoC attached to 4 GB of RAM LPDDR4 to be able to join 32 or 128 GB of internal storage which is expandable via a microSD card up to 256 GB.
The specifications are completed with a rear camera of 12 megapixels with an aperture F / 2.0 with dual LED flash and image stabilizer capable of recording 4K @ 30 FPS videos, with a score of 89 points in DxOMark, it is better than the iPhone 7 (neither it was difficult); a front camera of 8MP F / 2.0, we have a battery of 2770 mAh capacity, 4G LTE connectivity, WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, NFC and a USB Type-C port. It will be available in blue, silver and black color.
Google Pixel XL
It is practically a copy, but 5.5 inch screen with a 2K resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. Increase dimensions to 154.7 x 75.7 x 8.6 mm thickness, leaving space for a battery of 3450 mAh capacity. Both smartphones come with the latest version of the operating system of the company, Android 7.1 Nougat. Also, both smartphones are equipped with fingerprint reader. So the only differences are in the size, battery and of course the price. They’re the same price as the iPhone 7, starting at $649 for the small one and $769 for the big one. Both smartphones will be available for pre-purchase on October 13.