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Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel Slate, Pixel Stand, Home Hub launch event highlights: Price, specifications, features, and more

The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL will be announced at an event in New York.

  • Updated: October 9, 2018 9:51 PM IST
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The day is finally here. Google is all set to unveil the new Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones today. For the first time, the event is taking place in New York, and Google is expected to unveil more than 2 products. The company will be live streaming the event on its YouTube channel and if you are not able to watch the live steaming, you can follow our live blog below.

The event will kick-off at 8:30PM IST, and we are expecting Google to announce the Pixel Stand, a wireless charging accessory for the new Pixel 3 devices, new Chromecast with improved connectivity, the Pixel Slate tablet, Pixelbook 2 laptop, and more.

Flipkart has already teased that the smartphones will be sold exclusively on the e-commerce portal, but there is no word on the availability dates and pricing. We expect these details to be available soon.

 

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Stay tuned to BGR India for more coverage.

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Well, that’s the end of Pixel 3 event.

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Pixel 3 starts at $799, Pixel Stand for $79, will be available starting November 1

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Google Pixel Stand announced for Wirelessly Charging your phone.

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Pixel 3 devices will come with Call Screen feature to automatically respond to spam calls.

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The Pixel 3 smartphones also come with Playgrounds camera lens that uses Augmented Reality.

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Both smartphones come with dual front cameras, one with a wide-angle lens.

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Pixel 3 smartphones come with Super Res Zoom, and Night Shot features too.

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Google Pixel 3 smartphones come with Top Shot feature to let you choose good photo from a burst of photos.

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Pixel 3 XL comes with a notched display and 19:9 aspect ratio.

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Pixel 3 comes with 5.5-inch display, Pixel 3 XL comes with 6.3-inch display.

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Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL comes with dual tone design, glass back with matte finish.

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Now time for the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL.

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Pixel Slate is priced starting at $599, keyboard dock priced at $199, and the Stylus priced at $99.

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It also comes with a fingerprint scanner integrated in the power button.

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Pixel Slate comes with Titan Security, Automatic Updates and Built-in Virus Protection.

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Google Assistant is now deeply integrated into ChromeOS with Pixel Slate.

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Pixel Slate comes with 8-megapixel front and rear cameras with Portrait Mode.

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It will come with complimentary subscription of YouTube TV for 3 months.

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The speakers are placed on the front for immersive audio listening experience.

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Google Slate comes with rounded edge design, and a display with 293ppi.

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Now, time for Google Pixel Slate.

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Google Home Hub is priced at $149, available on pre-orders starting today.

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Google Home Hub comes with 6 months complimentary subscription of YouTube RED.

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You can set multiple timers, watch recipes on YouTube, get weather and traffic updates, and more.

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Now, time for Google Home Hub Demo.

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Search, YouTube, Maps, and Photos services are integrated in Google Home Hub.

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Number of queries on Google Home have gone up 400% in last one year.

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Google is talking about product design.

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Google Pixel 3, Pixel Slate, Google Home Hub announced.

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Daily active users of Google Home have increased 5X.

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There is also Digital Wellbeing to help set app limits to control your smartphone and app usage.

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Google is introducing Titan Security to keep your data on device safe.

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Google is committed towards security, and Google Play Protect helps protect your data safe.

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You can new search from your photo library in Google Photos.

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Rick is talking about Google Duplex that was showcased earlier this year at I/O.

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103 billion words translated everyday, in 100 different languages.

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Key focus stays on Search, OS and data centers to speed the search process.

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This year marks Google’s 20th anniversary: Osterloh

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Rick Osterloh on stage to open the keynote.

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Ok, the event will start in a bit, stay tuned.

  • Published Date: October 9, 2018 7:53 PM IST
  • Updated Date: October 9, 2018 9:51 PM IST