Finally, all of the leaks about the Pixel devices have come to life with the launch of Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, Google’s latest flagship devices. And post there were no surprises and everything was exactly the same as it was discovered over the internet in past few weeks. The Pixel 3 is smallest amongst the two with a 5.5-inch Full HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio and bigger brother i.e the Pixel 3 XL comes with a 6.3-inch Quad HD+ display with 19:9 aspect ratio and a notch.
We’ll talk more about the specifications in a while, and here are some of the key highlights of the device, mainly camera as Pixel devices have always been about having the best smartphone camera.
- Top Shot – AI based feature that captures multiple shots to pick out the best photo
- Super Res Zoom – Produces sharp details when you zoom
- Night Sight – Lets you take bright, detailed, colorful shots even in low light (coming soon to Pixel 3)
- Photobooth mode – Uses AI to recognize that when you’re smiling or making a funny expression, you’re ready for a selfie.
The Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL come in Clearly White, Just Black and Not Pink colors and come with Google Pixel USB-C earbuds in the box.
Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL specifications:
- Pixel 3 Dimensions: 145.6 x 68.2 x 7.9mm; Weight: 148g
- Pixel 3 XL Dimensions: 157.9 x 76.7 x 7.9mm; Weight: 184g
- Pixel 3 – 5.5-inch (1080 x 2160 pixels) FHD+ OLED 18:9 display, 443 PPI, HDR support, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
- Pixel 3 XL – 6.3-inch (2880 x 1440 pixels) Quad HD+ OLED 19:9 display, 523 PPI, HDR support, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
- Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Mobile Platform with Adreno 630 GPU
- 4GB DDR4X RAM, 64GB / 128GB storage
- Android 9.0 (Pie)
- 12.2MP rear camera with LED flash, 1.4μm pixel size, ƒ/1.8 aperture, 76° FOV, Dual PD autofocus, OIS, EIS, 4K video recording at up to 30 fps, 720p at up to 240 fps, Spectral + flicker sensor
- 8MP Auto focus front camera with f/1.8 aperture, 75° FOV, secondary 8MP fixed focus camera with f/2.2 aperture, 97° FOV, 1080p video recording at up to 30 fps
- Fingerprint sensor
- Active Edge
- Water and Dust Resistant (IP68)
- Stereo front-firing speakers, 3 microphones
- 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac 2x2MIMO (2.4/5 GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, USB Type-C Gen 1 , NFC
- Pixel 3 – 2915 mAh (Pixel 3) / 3430mAh (Pixel 3 XL) battery with fast charging, wireless charging