The Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro were unveiled at Google’s Pixel Fall launch event on Tuesday, October 19. Both the new Google Pixel phones come with the company’s proprietary System-on-Chip (SoC) called Tensor, which is designed to provide better artificial intelligence (AI). ) and machine learning (ML) performance results on previous generation Pixel phones. The Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro also come with a new design where you get a camera bar at the back instead of a square or rectangular module. Both the new models come with a hole-punch display design and run on Android 12 out-of-the-box. Furthermore, the new Pixel phones are IP68-certified to offer dust and water resistance.
Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro price, availability details
In terms of color options, Pixel 6 will be available in Kinda Coral, Sorta Seafoam and Stormy Black colours, while Pixel 6 Pro will be available in Cloud White, Sorta Sunny and Stormy Black colours.
Both the Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro will be available for purchase in the US starting October 28, with pre-orders starting today. Details regarding their arrival in other markets are yet to be announced. The India price and availability of the Pixel 6 series is also a mystery at the moment.
Pixel 6 Specifications
Dual-SIM (Nano+eSIM) runs on Google Pixel 6 Android 12 And it sports a 6.4-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,400 pixels) OLED display with 90Hz refresh rate and Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection on top. The display also has 20: 9 aspect ratio and 441ppi pixel density. phone is powered by google tensor SoC, with 8GB LPDDR5 RAM. It comes with a dual rear camera setup consisting of a 50-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.85 wide-angle lens and a 12-megapixel ultra-wide shooter. The rear camera setup is accompanied by Laser Detect Autofocus (LDAF) and Optical Image Stabilization (OIS). The Pixel 6 also packs an 8-megapixel selfie camera sensor on the front along with an f/2.0 lens.
Google has partnered with snap Later this year to offer a feature called ‘Quick Tap to Snap’ where users will be able to capture snaps Snapchat Even when the phone is not unlocked and is on ‘camera only’ mode. There will also be dedicated augmented reality (AR) lenses from Snapchat to enhance shots with artworks.
Along with Snap-powered camera features, the Pixel 6 has a feature called Magic Eraser that helps remove unwanted people and other objects from processed photos. It also has preloaded features including Motion Mode which brings preset Action Pan and Long Exposure options and Real Tone which claims to use software algorithms to provide accurate colours. The phone also includes face enabler and manual white balancing, among other Google exclusive camera-focused features.
For storing content, the Pixel 6 offers 128GB and 256GB of onboard storage. Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6e, Bluetooth v5.2, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC and USB Type-C port. There is an in-display fingerprint sensor. Other sensors on board include accelerometer, ambient light, barometer, pyrometer, magnetometer and a proximity sensor.
The Pixel 6 also comes preloaded with features including Live Translate for messages and photos that will work without internet.
Google has provided a 4,614mAh battery in the Pixel 6 which is rated to support 30W wired fast charging and 21W wireless fast charging. It also has a Battery Share feature that lets users wirelessly charge other devices through the Pixel 6. It sounds similar to Wireless PowerShare on the Samsung Galaxy flagships. Furthermore, the Pixel 6 measures 158.6×74.8×8.9mm and weighs 207 grams.
Pixel 6 Pro Specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano + eSIM) Pixel 6 Pro also runs Android 12 but comes with a 6.7-inch QHD+ (1,440×3,120 pixels) LTPO OLED display that supports variable refresh rates from 10Hz to 120Hz. Is. The display also has 19.5: 9 aspect ratio, 512ppi pixel density and Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection. Under the hood, the Pixel 6 Pro is powered by the same Tensor SoC that is available on the regular Pixel 6. It is paired with 12GB LPDDR5 RAM. The phone also comes with a triple rear camera setup that brings a 48-megapixel telephoto shooter in addition to a 50-megapixel wide-angle camera and a 12-megapixel ultra-wide shooter. The additional telephoto shooter on the Pixel 6 Pro is said to offer 20x Super Res Zoom (4x optical zoom).
For selfies and video chats, the Pixel 6 Pro packs an 11.1-megapixel selfie camera sensor on the front, paired with an f/2.2 lens.
Like Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro comes with Magic Eraser, Motion Mode, Real Tone, Face Unblur and other custom cameras. It will also get Quick Tap to Snap and other Snapchat features in the future.
Pixel 6 Pro comes with 128GB, 256GB and 512GB UFS 3.1 internal storage options. Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6e, Bluetooth v5.2, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC and USB Type-C port. There is also an in-display fingerprint sensor. Other sensors on board include accelerometer, ambient light, barometer, pyrometer, magnetometer and a proximity sensor.
Google has integrated a 5,003mAh battery in the Pixel 6 Pro that supports 30W wired fast charging and 23W wireless fast charging. There’s also a Battery Share feature to share power with other devices on the wireless charging standard. Lastly, the Pixel 6 Pro measures 163.9×75.9×8.9mm and 210 grams.