Google Pixel, Pixel XL arriving on October 4

By September 20th, 2016 AT 5:16 PM

Google’s renamed flagship smartphones – Pixel and Pixel XL – is expected to be launched on October 4th. The company has sent the launch invites for the day, which is to be held in San Fransisco. A website — madeby.google.com – shows October 5 as the launch date for India.

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The rumors about their specifications already surfaced online. Accordingly, Google Pixel is a 5-inch smartphone that is powered by a Quad-Core Snapdragon 820 / 821 processor with Adreno 530 GPU. The phone sports a 4GB RAM and 32GB internal storage. In terms of camera, Pixel will have a 12MP in the rear and an 8MP in the front. For connectivity, 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac (2.4/5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB Type-C are rumored. The phone will also feature speakers at the bottom, headphone jack on top and a fingerprint sensor. A 2770mAh battery charges the device.

Google Pixel XL is a beefed-up version of Pixel. It comes with a 5.5-inch AMOLED display and is powered by a Quad-Core Snapdragon 820 / 821 processor with Adreno 530 GPU. Two variants 32GB or 128GB are expected for the internal memory. The RAM would be 4GB. A 3450mAh battery would charge the device.

Other features remain the same as the base version. Both Google phones are expected to come with Android 7.1 (Nougat) OS out-of-the-box.

As always, take these specifications with a grain of salt with the actual launch only a few weeks away. The live event of the launch will be available on You Tube.

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Kiran Fernandes | Goa

its a phail fone. Gonna be a phail when it launches too.

subham

Any reason or logic behind such premature conclusion? Any? or just stereotyping?

Ashish

Because it will phail ??

Thunder Sky

Also, HTC is tipped to make Pixel and Huawei again for Pixel XL due to the success of Nexus 6P.

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