Google has officially launched the 2018 Pixel smartphones in New York yesterday. The new Pixel 3 and Pixel 3XL comes powered by Snapdragon 845 SoC and sports 4GB of RAM. While the Pixel 3 comes with a regular 18:9 display with Full HD+ resolution, the Pixel 3XL sports 18.5:9 notch display with Quad HD+ resolution. In the camera department, both the Pixel 3 devices share the same set of sensors. There is a 12.2MP dual-pixel sensor on the rear with 1.4 μm pixel size, OIS, EIS, and f/1.8 aperture.
For selfies, the company is offering dual 8MP sensors on the front where one of them is a wide-angle sensor with the 107-degree field of view. Coming to the pricing, the 64GB and 128GB storage variants of the Pixel 3 will be retailing for Rs 71,000 and Rs 80,000 respectively. On the other hand, the larger Pixel 3 XL with 64GB and 128GB of internal storage will be available for Rs 83,000 and Rs 92,000 respectively.
In India, the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL will be available for pre-orders starting October 11th and shipping will begin on November 1st. The devices will be sold via Flipkart, Airtel’s online store, Reliance Digital, Croma and other leading offline stores across India. Talking about the offers, the Pixel 3 buyers can get an instant discount of Rs. 5000 while purchasing through HDFC Bank Debit, Credit cards, and Netbanking.
There will also be an additional Rs 4,000 off while exchanging any other smartphone. Flipkart is also selling the Buyback Guarantee Policy for Rs 199 to get flat 50% Buyback value. The Pixel 3 users have to upgrade to the next-gen Pixel smartphone within the next 12 months to avail the 50% Buyback value. The No Cost EMI up to 18 months is also available from leading banks. Stay tuned on PhoneRadar for more details!