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Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL: Technical Specifications

Here are all the technical specifications listed for Google’s new Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones. In an event held earlier today, Google announced their follow up to the great Pixel 2. Picking up where the older generation left off, Pixel 3 carries updated internals while keeping a similar design statement. The headlining changes include larger displays for both variants, dual front cameras and a shift to flexible OLED display technology. Google is also promising an upgraded camera experience over the Pixel 2 while still relying on the highly acclaimed single lens setup. In terms of hardware, we have all technical specifications for Pixel 3 / Pixel 3 XL listed right ahead.

In 2018, we saw a lot of phones try to beat the old Pixel 2 with double and sometimes even triple lens cameras but unfortunately only few could even stay at par. Seeing this, there has been great hype for the Pixel 3 launch and all eyes were on Google to see what they would come up with Pixel 3’s optics. Despite still relying on the single lens setup, their are new modes that help in better low light photography and let you capture even better photos. We can’t wait to get our hands on the device and test it out for ourselves!

Google Pixel 3 Technical Specifications

Google Pixel 3 Technical Specifications

Google Pixel 3 comes with almost identical specifications and hardware, as its elder sibling. A detailed description of the phone’s technical specifications is provided below:

Dimensions / Weight:

  • Dimensions are 145.6 x 68.2 x 7.9 mm
  • Weighs about 148gs

Design:

  • Support for Nano and E-SIM
  • IPX8 Water and Dust resistant
  • Aluminum unibody with hybrid coating protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Display:

  • Flexible OLED touchscreen with 16M colors
  • 5.5 Inch Display
  • 18:9, FHD+ Resolution
  • Support for HDR

Software:

  • OS Android 9.0 Pie

Hardware:

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset
  • Octa-core (4×2.5 GHz & 4×1.6 GHz) processor
  • Adreno 630 GPU

Storage:

  • Internal storage of 64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM (no card slots)

Cameras:

  • Primary Camera of 12.2 MP with OIS + EIS, phase detection & laser autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 1/2.3″ sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR and panorama
  • Secondary Camera consisting of two lens
    • 8MP f/1.8 with 75 Degrees Field Of View
    • 8MP f/2.2 with 97 Degrees Field Of View
  • Video recording support at 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, 720p@240fps

Audio and Connectivity:

  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated microphone
  • Rear mounted fingerprint sensor (Pixel Imprint), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, Active Edge, magnetometer and barometer
  • Hall effect, Android Sensor Hub and advanced x-axis haptics for sharper/defined response
  • HTML5 default browser

Battery and Colors:

  • Non-removable Li-Ion 2915 mAh battery
  • Available in colors Just Black, Clearly White, Not Pink

Google Pixel 3 XL Technical Specifications

Google Pixel 2 XL Specifications

These are the technical specifications of the Google Pixel 3 XL. It comes with very similar hardware as the smaller model with the difference in battery and screen size. Here is a detailed description of the phone’s tech specs:

Dimensions / Weight:

  • Dimensions are 145.6 x 68.2 x 7.9 mm
  • Weighs about 148gs

Design:

  • Support for Nano and E-SIM
  • IPX8 Water and Dust resistant
  • Aluminum unibody with hybrid coating protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Display:

  • Flexible OLED touchscreen with 16M colors
  • 6.3 Inch Display
  • 18.5:9, QHD+ Resolution
  • Support for HDR

Software:

  • OS Android 9.0 Pie

Hardware:

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset
  • Octa-core (4×2.5 GHz & 4×1.6 GHz) processor
  • Adreno 630 GPU

Storage:

  • Internal storage of 64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM (no card slots)

Cameras:

  • Primary Camera of 12.2 MP with OIS + EIS, phase detection & laser autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 1/2.3″ sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR and panorama
  • Secondary Camera consisting of two lens
    • 8MP f/1.8 with 75 Degrees Field Of View
    • 8MP f/2.2 with 97 Degrees Field Of View
  • Video recording support at 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, 720p@240fps

Audio and Connectivity:

  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated microphone
  • Rear mounted fingerprint sensor (Pixel Imprint), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, Active Edge, magnetometer and barometer
  • Hall effect, Android Sensor Hub and advanced x-axis haptics for sharper/defined response
  • HTML5 default browser

Battery and Colors:

  • Non-removable Li-Ion 3430 mAh battery
  • Available in colors Just Black, Clearly White, Not Pink

So what do you think about these new two Google Pixel 3 phones? We surely are in love them with both devices and they have already become the recommended and the best Android phones of 2018. Do let us know your thoughts in the comments below.