Geekbench Report and Leaked Photos of Google Pixel 3 XL
For now, no information regarding Google Pixel 3. But, there is a bunch of reports on the Google Pixel 3 XL. A 360 photo view of the Google smartphone is now available. Also available is the Geekbench benchmark report of the phone. As such, it is clear that the Pixel 3 XL is tithing up its belt for launch. A rumoured launched date is in October, possible as a result of when previous Google Pixel’s models where launched.
Geekbench report on the Pixel 3XL revealed an Android P operating system. Android P is Google’s latest OS that will only be available to smartphones from January 2019. The Pixel 3 XL will be the first smartphone to use this OS. The phone’s system on chips will be Qualcomm Snapdragon 845. Snapdragon 845 is a premium chip from Qualcomm. Snapdragon 845 is mostly used in by most flagship smartphones.
Geekbench report also suggested a 4GB internal RAM for the Pixel 3 XL. Quite small compared to what other flagship smartphones. It runs on 1.77 GHz base on Octa core processor. The Geekbench single core score for Google Pixel 3XL is 2426 while the multi-core score is 8355.
The rumored photo, on the other hand, revealed a USB Type C port for the Pixel 3 XL. This means Google is retaining this connection for charging of the rumoured smartphone and exchanging of files with bigger computers. Google Pixel 3 XL is almost bezel-less and uses the notch technology to fixed up the front camera, speaker and flashlight.
Fast forward to the rear view, Google Pixel 3 XL has a single rear camera. The revious model, the Pixel 2 XL uses a single camera. And Google is retaining this. Although most flagship smartphones are going for two to even four cameras. However, last year, the Pixel 2 XL was hand pick as the best camera smartphone in 2017. Will this year Pixel still enjoy this privilege, only time will tell?
Another distinct feature at the rear view of the Pixel 3 XL is the fingerprint scanner which is symmetrical to the rear sight. Face ID is available now. But from the leak photo, Google will be retaining the Fingerprint tradition for now. For the price of the Pixel 3 XL no information is available for now until future rumours confirmed it.