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Pixel phone

A smartphone line from Google introduced in 2016. Following in the line of devices that are "pure Android," the HTC-made Pixel phone features extremely fast charging due to its USB Type C port and Power Delivery (PD) capability and unlimited Google Photos cloud storage. Pixels also feature 24/7 phone or chat support, Google's next-generation virtual assistant (see Google Assistant), a state-of-the-art laser focus 4K camera and virtual reality performance (see Daydream VR).

Upgrade Time Schedule
Like previous Nexus phones, Google pledged two years of OS upgrades and three years of security updates from launch date. See Chromebook Pixel and Google Nexus.


Pixel and Pixel XL
Initially available unlocked and "pure Android" from Google or from Verizon with Verizon apps, Pixels are available in black, silver and blue in 5" and 5.5" (XL) models with 32GB or 128GB of storage. (Images courtesy of Google, Inc.)
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Other Pixel phone features customers will love include a camera that can capture crisp images even in low light, thats also quick to launch and fast to shoot.
The Daydream headset houses the Pixel phone to allow you to repurpose its hardware and screen as a VR device, and it comes with a hand-held controller.
The patent images had revealed a Pixel phone design with notch-less screen.
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Google's team responsible for Pixel phone software, settings, and device configuration went on Reddit yesterday to crowdsource some Android users' major complaints about everyday usage of the smartphone, the Verge reports.