Google has finally made it official – brand Nexus has been scrapped! However, trust Google to come up with something even better. Google Pixel is the new face of Google Smartphone genre, touted to be more powerful and more premium than Nexus. Thank the Internet for this, Google Nexus images and news about its specifications and features have been leaked already. Now, granting all those rumors official recognition Google has officially declared the release of Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL, the flagship models under the Pixel brand of Smartphone.
Official image of Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL
How do Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL really look like?
At first look, you might not notice any difference between the looks of Google Pixel and Pixel XL. Google has actually created the two device models identical sans one point – the size. As many will guess, Pixel XL is the larger of the two sporting 5.5 inch Quad HD resolution display. The Pixel has 5 inch 1080p HD display. Both the device has Corning Gorilla Glass display protection.
Google Pixel and Pixel XL both have metal body finish. It has got smooth aluminum back casing with the top made of glass. The front of the device is completely made of glass. You will find the Google logo towards the lower part of the back panel of the Smartphone. Even though the device is manufactured by HTC, there is no branding present over any part of the device. As of now, Google has announced that both Pixel and Pixel XL will be available in three color variants – Really Blue, Very Silver, and Quite Black. The blue version will be for the American market only at present.
What does Google Pixel and Pixel XL packs under the hood?
Google Pixel and Pixel XL pack a punch in terms of technical specifications and features too. They are powered by Snapdragon 821 with 4GB RAM. ROM capacity is available in 64GB and 128GB variants and topping them is the unlimited cloud storage by Google. Therefore, you need not worry about storage any more!
It has a sexy camera which scored 89 on DxOMark, the highest till date by any Smartphone camera. You get 12.3MP with 1.55um pixel sensor. Its aperture is f/2.0. Pixel has a 2770mAh battery while XL is packed with 3450mAh battery. And the best part is, you get the all new Android Nougat 7.1 OS along with support for the fingerprint scanner, ready for Daydream VR, and other such latest software support.
How much is the cost?
Interestingly both Google Pixel and Pixel XL will be available at a starting price of $649. They are available across a range of online stores, so, why wait? Get your Google Pixel today!