Google is embarking on a new adventure with its first self-designed smartphones, the Pixel and Pixel XL, which are practically identical other than their size. While its looks aren't going to set the world on fire, the Pixel XL is packed with today's top components including a Snapdragon 821 SoC and 4GB of RAM. Software, including the new voice-based Google Assistant, is the main draw. The company also boasts of having developed the best smartphone camera in the world, and we can see why. Go for the Pixel or Pixel XL if you want Google's purest vision of what Android should be, but be prepared to pay a lot for that privilege. Read detailed Google Pixel XL review
|Pixel XL (Very Silver, 4GB, 32GB)||Rs. 36,990|
|Pixel XL (Quite Black, 4GB RAM, 32GB)||Rs. 39,000|
|Pixel XL (Very Silver, 4GB RAM, 128GB)||Rs. 41,990|
|Pixel XL (Quite Black, 4GB RAM, 128GB)||Rs. 43,990|
|Release date||October 2016|
|Dimensions (mm)||154.70 x 75.70 x 8.50|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||3450|
|Colours||Very Silver, Quite Black, Really Blue|
|Screen size (inches)||5.50|
|Pixels per inch (PPI)||534|
|Processor make||Qualcomm Snapdragon 821|
|Rear flash||Dual LED|
|Operating system||Android 7.1|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 g/n/ac|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 4.20|
|Number of SIMs||1|
|Supports 4G in India (Band 40)||Yes|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|
Google Pixel XL smartphone was launched in October 2016. The phone comes with a 5.50-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1440x2560 pixels at a pixel density of 534 pixels per inch (ppi).
Google Pixel XL is powered by a 1.6GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor. It comes with 4GB of RAM.
The Google Pixel XL runs Android 7.1 and is powered by a 3,450mAh non-removable battery.
As far as the cameras are concerned, the Google Pixel XL on the rear packs 12.3-megapixel camera. It sports a 8-megapixel camera on the front for selfies.
The Google Pixel XL runs Pixel Launcher based on Android 7.1 and packs 32GB of inbuilt storage. The Google Pixel XL is a single SIM (GSM) smartphone that accepts a Nano-SIM card.
Connectivity options on the Google Pixel XL include Wi-Fi 802.11 g/n/ac, GPS, Bluetooth v4.20, NFC, USB OTG, 3G, and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, barometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and compass/ magnetometer.
The Google Pixel XL measures 154.70 x 75.70 x 8.50mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 168.00 grams. It was launched in Very Silver, Quite Black, and Really Blue colours.
As of 26th March 2019, Google Pixel XL price in India starts at Rs. 36,990.