Google Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro launch: Get design, price & Pre-booking insights
Delhi : Google is ready to launch the Pixel 8 series around the globe, and it will do it on tomorrow, October 4, 2023. India will also be able to get the latest Google 8 series. Two smartphones are part of the series: the Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro. These devices will be the Pixel 7 series from last year's replacements. A triple camera setup on the back and a Tensor G3 processor are anticipated features of the most recent Pixel phones. Let's look at the launch date, timing, pre-order information, design, and specifications of the Google 8 series before it goes on sale.
Google Pixel 8 Series: Design, Specifications, and Features
The only design differences between the Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro are the types and quantity of cameras. In comparison to the Google Pixel 8 pro, which features a 50MP wide camera, 48MP ultrawide camera, and 48MP telephoto camera with Super Rez Zoom up to 30x, the Google Pixel 8 has a 50MP wide camera and 12MP ultrawide camera. Both phones could have a punch-hole notch and thin bezels. According to the rumoured specifications, the Google Pixel 8 might feature a 6.17-inch Full HD AMOLED screen with a 120Hz refresh rate and a resolution of 2400x1080 pixels, while the Pixel 8 Pro could have a 6.7-inch OLED screen with a resolution of 3120x1440 pixels.
Both phones have flat sides, symmetrical bezels, and a punch-hole cutout with the selfie camera in the centre of the device. Each will work with Android 14. On the right edge of the Google Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro are the volume rocker and power buttons. According to rumours, the backs of both phones may differ. Obsidian, Hazel, and Rose are anticipated to be the colour options for the Pixel 8, while Obsidian, Porcelain, and Bay are anticipated for the Pixel 8 Pro.
The Google Pixel 8 will have a battery capacity of 4,575mAh, 27W fast charging, and 18W wireless charging, while the Pixel 8 Pro will have a battery capacity of 5,050mAh, 30W fast charging, and 23W wireless charging. Both phones offer the same 5G, Wi-Fi 7, Bluetooth v5.3, and NFC connectivity options.
Date and time of the Google Pixel 8 Series' release
At the 'Made by Google' event, which is set for October 4, 2023 at 7:30 PM IST, the Google 8 series is anticipated to be introduced in India. The event will be broadcast live on Google Store and YouTube.
Google Pixel 8 Series Expected Price in India
The official pricing of the Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro in India has not yet been revealed by Google, however recent internet price leaks have revealed the devices' global prices. The starting price for the Pixel 8 is anticipated to be $699 (approximately Rs 58,097), while the Pixel 8 Pro will cost around $899 (nearly Rs 74,720).
Pre-orders for the new Pixel phones will start taking place on October 5, 2023, only one day after their international release. The latest Pixel devices will only be obtainable through Flipkart.