For Android enthusiasts, there is little that is as amazing as the development of a new Pixel with unadulterated and pure Android software. Leaks are hotting up for the 2018 Pixel version with a range of rumours that are already feeding the fire of speculation. Here is everything that is rumoured about the new Google Pixel devices, the Pixel 3 and Pixel XL. The Pixel 3 XL will have a notched design because of the sheer number of leak that is around this.
Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL: Design
HTC was responsible for the Pixel and Pixel 2, while LG designed the larger Pixel XL devices in the past. Consequently, Google acquired much HTC smartphone talent, which suggests more will be done in-house. There is no suggestion of the size of this phone yet, but a reliable leak has shown what the design might be.
Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL: Display
- OLED displays likely.
- Pixel 3 XL should have 18:9 aspect ratios.
One of the initial details which emerge about the Pixel 3 display comes from a reliable source. This was shared via Twitter by Ben Geskin which compared the new Pixel with the Pixel 3 XL, showing off an amazing display.
Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL: Hardware
- No headphone jack.
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 likely.
- Increase in RAM and storage.
The Pixel, pixel XL, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL all comprises of the latest Qualcomm platform at the time of their launch. Therefore, it’s expected that Google will put the Snapdragon 845 platform within the Pixel 3.
The Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL features 64 GB and 128 GB options storage with 4GB of RAM, and none of the two offers microSD support for storage expansion. With several 2018’s leading smartphones which features 6GB or 8GB of RAM with an internal storage option which is up to 256 GB. It won’t be a surprise to see the Pixel and Pixel 3 XL to have an increase in RAM.
Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL: Cameras
The Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL offer amazing camera performance. But you miss out on some of the uniqueness offered by the dual camera on other devices such as optical zoom. Google may focus on a single camera on the Pixel and Pixel 3 XL, like what Sony did with the latest Xperia XZ2, since it can offer a Portrait Mode depth effect without the second camera.
Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL: Software
One thing that is certain about the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL is