Google is planning to launch two new smartphones: Google Pixel 3 and the Pixel 3 XL. The devices are the most hotly anticipated smartphones of 2018.

The question is, what exactly will Google Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 3 bring to consumers? The answer is that they will bring pure Android OS with regular updates and others, just like the Nexus family.

Not only that, the Google Pixel 3 XL is rumoured to come with P-OLED capacitive touchscreen with 6.2 inch display screen with 19.5:9 aspect ratio and a resolution of 1440 × 3120 pixels, protected by a Corning gorilla glass 5. It will have up to 84.2 screen to body ratio, 533 PPI density and support for multi-touch.

Google pixel 3 XL

It may feature or support a dual nano SIM or e-sim and a dust and water resistance. The front may be built of glass and partial glass may be used for its back. However, you should expect the phone to run on Android P operating system out of the box.

Google Pixel 3 XL is said to support 6GB RAM and 64GB or 128GB inbuilt memory storage with no support for microSD. If it so be, you can use cloud storage from third party apps. Additionally, it will support fingerprint scanner.

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The phone is said to be available in black and white colours. In the processor aspect, it may use Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 and an Octa-core processor as Adreno 630 may the graphic processing unit for gaming and other things related to graphics.

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Google Pixel 3 XL is said to come with 12.2MP back camera with Dual LED flash, f/1.8 aperture and Dual pixel PDAF and laser. While the frontal camera may have 8MP + 8MP dual cameras with f/2.2 aperture.

Rumoured Specifications and Price of Google Pixel 3 XL

Rumoured Features Google Pixel 3 XL
NETWORKS: It supports 2G, 3G and 4G network (EDGE, GPRS, HSPA, 3G, 4G)
4G BANDS: LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 32(1500), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)
4G SPEED: 1200/200 Mbps
DIMENSION: 158 x 76.6 x 7.9 mm
OS: Android 9 (P)
COLORS: Black, White
DISPLAY: P-OLED capacitive touchscreen, 16m colors, 6.2 inches FHD+ 19.5:9 aspect ratio display with 1440 x 3120 pixels resolutions. It has support for multi-touch, 84.2% screen-to-body ratio and 533 pixels per density. It's protected by a Corning gorilla glass 5 and supports always-on-display
CAMERA: It has 12.2MP (f/1.8, 27mm, 1/2.6, 1.4um, OIS, Dual pixel PDAF, laser AF) rear or back camera with Dual LED flash. While the front has 8MP + 8MP front facing camera with f/2.2 aperture.
BUILD: Front glass, aluminum body, partial glass back
PROCESSOR: Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 Chipset, Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) CPU and Adreno 630 GPU
MEMORY: 6GB RAM, 64GB/128GB inbuilt memory storage with no support for microSD
SENSORS: Fingerprint (rear mounted at the center), barometer, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
OTHERS: MicroUSB 3.1, Bluetooth 5.0, WiFi/Hotspot, FM radio, No 3.5mm Audio Jack, GPS
BATTERY: Non-removable battery (not revealed yet)
PRICE: Google Pixel 3 XL is expected to costs $820 (N295,000) for the 64GB version and $849 (N313,000 for the 128GB version

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Price and Availability

The previous Pixel 2 price started from $770 for the 32GB inbuilt memory storage version and $849 for the 64GB version. It could be assumed and deduced that this year Google Pixel 3 XL price might increased and add more $50 to $100 to it.

However, the Google Pixel 3 XL is expected to launch on October 4th or October 18th in this year 2018.

Precious Agbontan

Precious Agbontan

I love writing about daily latest phone reviews and specifications, website tutorials, network news, computers, technology news and other issues or news related to technology.

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