Google being a giant software company has now entered into mobile hardware industry by introducing its new phone pixel, VR-Daydreamvr which says #made by google. Google launched its phones Pixel

and Pixel XL in October 2016. This is the first time that google has shown so much interest in phones hardware.This first handsets made by google is powered with latest and powerful hardware and meet all the expectations of a consumer who prefers to enjoy pure Android experience.

FEATURES:

HARDWARE:

     Google pixel comes with a 5-inch FHD  OLED screen whereas Pixel XL comes with a 5.5-inch  QHD display. both the phones comes with same hardware. The phone comes with aluminium unibody with polished glass on top covering fingerprint scanner and the camera.The glass top is to improve the signal which is transmitted faster in glass.It is powered by latest snapdragon 821
chipset which comes in two varient 32gb and 128gb making this phone faster than the rival handsets.It has 4gb of ram and comes with gorilla glass-4. The pixel and pixel XL comes in 3 colors namely Quite black,Very silver and Real blue.Fortunately google hasn’t removed the headphone jack unlike the Iphone7 (ALAS!). There is only one speaker at the bottom but the sound is more than enough.
 

 

SOFTWARE&INTERFACE:

  Google Pixel and Pixel XL come with Android7.1 Nougat and are daydream & Google Assistant ready phones. Google’s apps both Allo and Duo are pre installed.Instead of touching start icon(apps icon) you just need to swipe the screen up to open and see the apps. The interface is of Android is quite different as pixel has pure Android form like the Nexus devices. One of the important feature is the shortcuts which we can use by long pressing the app icon. Google Assistant is the star of the show.It is highly advanced when compared to siri,cortana,s voice. it is chat based interface for ease of use, you can book a seat in a restaurant, book a cab, listen jokes etc.

CAMERA&BATTERY:

  Pixel has 2700mAh battery and Pixel XL has 3450mAh battery.It has USB-C type charging and can get 7 hours of battery life in 15 minutes of charging.Camera of Pixels  has 89DxO Mark rating which is highest ever rating received by any smartphone.It has 12.3MP primary camera with dual led flash.front camera has 8MP and can record1080p video.The quality of the photos is very impressive even in low light,it also comprises of electronic stabilization for video recording giving a shat and clear footage

PROS:

  • FASTER PROCESSOR
  • 4GB RAM
  • GOOGLE ASSISTANT

CONS:

  • NO WATERPROOF RESSISTANT
  • NO WIRELESS CHARGING
  • HIGH PRICE TAG
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