Google’s new first ever smartphones Pixel and Pixel XL launched at an event in San Francisco on Tuesday. The Android-based smartphones from Google brand have some impressive specs apart from the Daydream VR platform. Here we provide you 10 prime features to know about Google Pixel smartphones.
Offers great look and design
Google Pixel phones come in two sizes and colors: Very Silver and Quite Black. You can opt to choose the one which suits you better. Its curvy edges ensure a great comfort in holding and smooth touch. Phone provides a great look with an aerospace-grade aluminum unibody and smooth surfaces
Google Assistant OK Google
Google Pixel is the first phone to have a built-in Google Assistant. OK Google gives access to next-generation Google’s virtual personal assistant software. A touch will activate the Assistant feature from Google or hold the home button.
Highest rated smartphone camera
Google Pixel phones have gained a score of 89 by DxOMark, which is highest ever the group has handed out. The phone is equipped with a 12.3-megapixel camera with 1.55-micron pixels and f/2.0 aperture. Reinforced by effective features like Smart burst, Pixel Smartphones captures a burst of photos and identifies the best one automatically.
Unlimited Stuff, Google Photos
Google is also offering unlimited free cloud storage for videos and photos at full resolution to all pixel users. Google Photos backs up all the captured moments and organizes to search so that you can find them fast and share.
Duo, the simple video calling app comes preloaded on the new Pixel and works on Android and iOS platform. The app brings you face-to-face experience with the people who matters you the most. You can also see the preview of the caller before picking up with the Knock Knock feature. Video call with your loved ones is now a just 3 steps ahead.
- Open the Google Duo app.
- Tap to start a call.
- Select a contact who’s using Duo.
Google imprint Fingerprint Sensor
Pixel Smartphones employees a unique fingerprint scanner on its back to unlock the phone fast. Imprint scanner enables you a quick access to the phone. You can just swipe down on the fingerprint sensor and see all your notifications by turning on ‘Moves.’
- Open Settings.
- Tap “Moves”.
- Make sure the slider next to “Swipe for notifications” is in the “on” position.
Fast Charging Battery
A great combo of battery with hardware and software ensures your Pixel stands all day long. Fast charging support provided helps in serving a battery life of 7 hours in charge of 15 minutes. So your phone battery always moves along with your speed.
Virtual Reality and style cases
The new pixel smartphones are the first to ship with Google’s Daydream support. This new VR platform from Google is hot new and made its debut with these smartphones. Pixel phones are also fully compatible with the company’s first Daydream View headset.
Personalize your phone with a right case by choosing from a customized Live Case. Select the right designed Live case which matches with your live wallpaper. These cases are also built for protection and feature a range of bright and bold colors.
Google Live Customer Care
Google expert support is just a tap away for the pixel owners. The live chat support is available for the customers 24/7. A user can access the help by just opening the settings app on the device and tapping the support tab. You can also share your screen with the expert who provides you a step-by-step solution.
Switching to Pixel is quite easy
Transferring the photos, contacts, music, videos, iMessages, SMS and more is quite simple. You can transfer your content from current phone to your new Pixel by just connecting it with the Quick Switch Adapter. You can move over what you want by just signing in. Pixel phones will also have instant access to Android updates directly from Google soon after their release.