The day is finally here, the much-awaited Google Pixel 8 lineup of smartphones has been launched successfully. With the top of the top-of-the-line Google Pixel 8 Pro, the brand has reached a new height, both in terms of pricing and hardware specifications. The latest flagship model offers many upgraded and improved features such as an all-new in-house Tensor G3 SoC, better cameras, and in-built thermometer support. Read until the end to find out more about its official pricing and specifications!
Google Pixel 8 Pro; Specifications and Pricing
Starting with the display of the smartphone, flaunts a 6.7-inch LTPO AMOLED display with a pixel resolution of 3120×1440. Also, keep in mind that this is a flat panel, unlike its predecessor which had a curved display. Further, the display can go all the way down to 1Hz and as high as 120Hz depending upon the content in order to consume the battery. The display has support of up to 2400 nits of peak brightness and it is protected by the latest Corning Gorilla Glass Victus.
Coming down to the performance part, the Google Pixel 8 Pro is powered by the latest in-house Tensor G3 chipset which is claimed to offer better overall performance and sustainability. It packs up to 12GB of RAM. As for the internal storage, the brand offers up to 1TB of choice for US buyers and up to 512GB for other markets. The device packs a 5050mAh battery with support for 30W wired and 23W wireless charging.
For photography and videography, it has a triple rear camera setup with a 50-megapixel primary wide lens, a 48-megapixel secondary ultrawide, and a 48-megapixel tertiary telephoto lens which can optically zoom up to 5X. On the front, we get a 10.5-megapixel selfie snapper.
This gadget manufacturer has made a commitment to offer up to 7 years of significant Android updates and up to 7 years of prompt security patches. Furthermore, the device includes a built-in thermometer for monitoring body temperature. The device is equipped with a Titan M2 chip for security and also has a Google One VPN at no additional cost.
The starting price for the Google Pixel 8 Pro is $999 in the US and INR 93,999 (~$1,128.99) in India. Pre-orders for the smartphone will be accepted starting today, and a free Pixel Watch 2 will be included. It will be available in the colors Sky Blue, Porcelain, and Obsidian Black.