Google Unveils Pixel & Pixel XL Smartphones

Google Unveils Pixel & Pixel XL Smartphones

At a special event yesterday in San Francisco, Google unveiled two new Android-powered smartphones, the Pixel and Pixel XL. Taking a clue from the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, the handsets are two different sizes and come in 3 colors. The price tags are also similar to the Apple counterparts with the Pixel selling for $649 and the Pixel XL going for $769. Both phones are already available for pre-order and will ship on October 20th. At the same event, Google also unveiled a home speaker, similar to Amazon Echo, that will sell for $129.

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