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Event Highlights

Google unveils their flagship smartphones for the year 2016. Google is unveiling the Google Pixel smartphone that Google has built on their own.

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That's all folks! The event has ended. Thanks for joining. 

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Pixel phones and Google Home are the first hardware devices from Google to come with Google Assistant support by default. 

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Google Pixel smartphone specs

Android 7.1
5" Full HD AMOLED with Gorilla Glass 4 protection
2.15GHz quad-core 64-bit Snapdragon 821 processor
12.3MP (f/2.0) rear camera
8MP front camera
2770mAh (Fast charging)
32GB or 128GB (No microSD card support)
NFC, 3.5mm headphone, USB Type-C, Fingerprint scanner

Google Pixel XL comes with a similar spec sheet apart from a 5.5-inch Quad HD AMOLED display and a bigger 3450mAh.

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This is what Google Home can do:

1) Helps you enjoy your music. Control (Play/pause, Volume, Find) music with your voice. Listen to News, Radio, Podcasts. You can also cast audio.

2) Google Home helps you get answers from Google. You can do voice search on the device to get information real-time. 

and more...


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Google Chromecast Ultra will be available in November at $69. 

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Google launches Chromecast Ultra with 4K support. 

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Google announces Google WiFi router with network assist which will optimize your network and will provide strong signals even if you are roaming around your house. 

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Daydream VR headset costs $79. 

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CORRECTION: Pixel pre-orders in India begin on October 13 and NOT October 30. Sorry!

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Google unveils Daydream View VR headset. 

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Starting at $649 or approximately Rs 44,000. India pre-sale starting on October 30.

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Google Pixel will be available on Flipkart, Reliance Digital and Croma. 

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Pixel will be in available in Black, Silver and limited edition Blue colour variants. 

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There is a 24x7 customer care built-in on the Pixel smartphone. 

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Google Pixel will automatically update itself.

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Quick Charging capabilities on the Pixel phone- Get 7 hours of battery with just 15 minutes of charging.

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Google Duo video-messenger app comes pre-install on the Pixel smartphone. 

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Google is offering free unlimited storage of videos and photos on Google Photos in actual high-res. Awesome!

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The camera of the Pixel smartphone offers zero shuuterlag and comes with HDR+ by default. Google claims the Pixel comes with the fastest camera. 

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The Pixel smartphone comes with a 12.3MP f/2.0 rear camera. And it's not just hardware. Google has integrated smart software features as well. 

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DXOMark has rated the camera of the Google Pixel smartphone 89, the highest! 

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With the Pixel smartphone, you can simply talk to your smartphone to do day-to-day activities, like booking a table at a restaurant, or book tickets and more. 

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So, if you have saved your photographs on Google Photos, just talk to Assistant to find them. For example, "Just say, Ok Google! Find my photographs from last October. 

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Pixel is the first phone with Google Assistant built-in. 

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Google claims that Pixel smartphone comes with the best of hardware and software. 

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And Rick unveils Google Pixel smartphone. 

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"Next innovation is building hardware and software together with AI in its centre," says Rick Osterloh, head of Google’s new hardware group.

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“The Assistant (by Google) will be universal. Just like we built Google for everybody,” says Pichai.

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Our new messaging app Allo keeps learning..continuously- Sundar Pichai. 

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Sundar Pichai is on the stage right now talking about Mobile AI first world. 

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Welcome to the Google's big ticket launch of Pixel smartphones. Google had announced that the next flagship phones from the company will be announced at the October launch event.

We are going live with all the updates here on News18 Tech.