Together with the 5.5-inch Pixel XL phablet, Google has also official announced another member of its new ‘Pixel series’ smartphone at its event in San Fransico. Dubbed the Google Pixel (without ‘XL’ word), it comes with a smaller 5-inch 1080p AMOLED display. The heart inside is a quad-core Snapdragon 821 processor joining 4GB LPDDR RAM and Google’s latest Android 7.1 (Nougat) operating system.
Those who looking for a higher-resolution selfie shooter, the new Google Pixel offers an 8-megapixel front-facing camera. It has also a 12-megapixel rear camera with LED flash. This phone packed by a glass and aluminium back. You’ll be found a fingerprint sensor on the front. Like the bigger brother, the Pixel 5-inch phone brings unlimited cloud storage to store your data.
Google Pixel specifications
- 5-inch (1920x 1080 pixels) AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection
- 2.15 GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 821 processor with Adreno 530 GPU
- 4GB LPDDR RAM, 32GB / 128GB internal storage
- Android 7.1 (Nougat)
- 12.3MP rear camera with LED flash, Sony IMX378 sensor, 1.55um pixel, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, LDAF
- 8MP front camera
- Fingerprint sensor
- Dimensions: 143.8 x 69.5 x 8.6mm; Weight: 143g
- 3 microphones, 3.5mm audio jack
- 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac 2x2MIMO (2.4/5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB Type-C, NFC
- 2,770mAh battery
The Google Pixel smartphone will be available in Quite Black and Very Silver color options, but it will also come in limited edition for U.S. only – Really Blue colors. The phone is goes on sale at $649 for 32GB, while the 128GB version costs $749. According to source, the upcoming Pixel phone should be available for pre-order in the United States, Australia, Canada and Germany starting yesterday.