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Google Pixel Phone Leaks, Specs, Features: More Details Revealed Leading to Release Date

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Google is obviously replacing its Nexus device line with the brand new Pixel smartphones and the tech savvy crowd is brimming with excitement. With another few days until the official announcement of the Google Pixel phones, the internet is flooded with renders, features and specifications of the upcoming Google branded smartphones.

The latest in line smartphones are both rumored to be HTC-built and will run yet to be released Android 7.0 Nougat. The leaked GeekBench tests seem to have confirmed the major features and specifications. In addition, the two phones spotted passing through Global Certification Forum with the same model numbers confirmed the specs for sure.

Google Pixel (Marlin)

The smaller Google Pixel codenamed Marlin will feature a 5-inch 2K AMOLED display. Earlier rumors hinted a Full HD 1080p display for the smaller phone. The Snapdragon 820 SoC chipset with 4GB of RAM will power the phone with storage options in 32GB and 64GB.

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In terms of camera, a 12MP primary sensor with support for 4K video recording and 8MP sensor front camera will headline the Pixel. The 2770 mAh battery will provide enough juice for the phone?s life to last long enough.

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Fingerprint scanner is hinted in the leaked renders. In addition, the renders hint a new touchpad technology or wireless charging through the large glass(-ish) panels seen above and below the fingerprint scanner.

Specifications:

  • Display: 5-inch 2K AMOLED
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
  • RAM: 4GB (3.7 benchmarked)
  • Internal Storage: 32GB, 64GB
  • Camera: 12MP back-facing camera with 4K video recording
  • Front-Camera: 8-megapixel
  • Battery: 2770-mAh
  • Connectivity: USB-C, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi, 4G LTE, 3G

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Google Pixel XL (Sailfish)

The larger Pixel XL codenamed Sailfish sports a larger 5.5-inch 2K display with 2560×1440 resolution. Again the Snapdragon 820 SoC bundled with 4GB of RAM powers the larger smartphone. The internal storage options include the 32GB and 128GB variant.

The cameras are yet again the same, 12MP primary and 8MP secondary sensors of the smaller Pixel. Other features including the fingerprint scanner and the glass panel are the same too. The larger phone supports a bigger battery with 3450 mAh power.

Specs:

  • Display: 5.5-inch 2K 2560 x 1440 AMOLED
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
  • RAM: 4GB (3.7 benchmarked)
  • Internal Storage: 32GB, 128GB
  • Camera: 12MP back-facing camera with 4K video recording
  • Front-Camera: 8-megapixel
  • Battery: 3450-mAh
  • Connectivity: USB-C, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi, 4G LTE, 3G

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