Today, during the highly anticipated global launch event, Google is set to unveil the prices and specifications of the Google Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro series. Despite some information having already surfaced about these phones, there’s still much to discover. In addition to the smartphones, we look forward to the introduction of the Pixel Watch 2 and an announcement regarding the release of the stable Android 14 OS. Stay tuned as we provide a comprehensive overview of what to expect at the event, including a link to the live stream and additional information.
Google Pixel 8 launch event time, how to watch online
Mark your calendars! Today, on October 4th, at 7:30 PM IST, the highly anticipated launch event, “Made by Google,” will introduce the Google Pixel 8 series and the Pixel Watch 2.
Google Pixel 8, Pixel 8 Pro expected price, availability details
Expect the Pixel 8 to start at approximately USD 699, which roughly converts to Rs 58,097, while the Pixel 8 Pro may have a starting price of around USD 899, roughly Rs 74,720. Pre-orders for these new Pixel models will commence today. In India, the Pixel series is available for purchase on Flipkart.
Google Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro Specifications (expected)
- Pixel 8: 6.2-inch FHD+ OLED display with 60Hz-120Hz refresh rate
- Pixel 8 Pro: 6.7-inch LTPO OLED display with 1Hz-120Hz refresh rate
Front Camera: Both models have a 10.5MP front camera.
- Pixel 8: 50MP primary camera + 12MP ultrawide camera
- Pixel 8 Pro: 50MP primary camera + 48MP ultrawide camera + 48MP telephoto zoom up to 30x
Processor: Both models are equipped with the Google Tensor G3 processor.
Software: Both run on Android 14.
- Pixel 8: 8GB LPDDR5X RAM with options for 128GB or 256GB UFS 3.1 storage
- Pixel 8 Pro: 12GB LPDDR5X RAM with 512GB UFS 3.1 storage
- Pixel 8: 4,575mAh battery with 27W fast charging and 18W wireless charging
- Pixel 8 Pro: 5,050mAh battery with 30W fast charging and 23W wireless charging
Connectivity: Both models support 5G, Wi-Fi 7, Bluetooth 5.3, and NFC.
Other Features: Both feature an in-display fingerprint scanner, face recognition, and IP68 dust and water resistance.
- Pixel 8: Obsidian, Hazel, and Rose
- Pixel 8 Pro: Obsidian, Porcelain, and Bay