The handset comes with Group Selfie feature that captures 184 percent more area of the scene than that of iPhone XS. There is a Night Sight feature for clicking images in low-lighting conditions. It has a Photobooth feature which will also take shots of smiling subjects. The new Pixel smartphones will also come with a new Google Assistant feature called Call Screen - the AI-powered feature will see the phone answer for you, ask who's calling and why, and then transcribe the conversation and show it on screen. The phone also has a Titan M Security module, which is a custom-made, built-in security chip that protects sensitive on-device data by securing your lock screen and strengthened disk encryption.
The Google Pixel 3 XL is available in India. The handset sports a 6.3-inch QHD+ (1440 x 2960 pixels) flexible OLED display with 18.5:9 aspect ratio and a pixel density of 523ppi (pixels per inch). It comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection and features Always-on Display technology. It is powered by a 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, coupled with Adreno 630 GPU and 4GB RAM. It also comes with a Pixel Visual Core chip for the cameras. It comes with 64GB and 128GB inbuilt storage options.
In terms of optics, the mobile houses a 12.2-megapixel dual-pixel camera with 1.4-micron pixel size, f/1.8 aperture, and a 76-degree field-of-view. The rear camera comes with features such as autofocus with dual pixel phase detection, optical and electronic image stabilization, spectral and flicker sensor, and more. The rear camera is capable of shooting 4K videos at 30fps. The smartphone is equipped with a dual camera set up at the front. It bears an 8-megapixel wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture, 97-degree field of view, fixed focus, and an 8-megapixel normal lens with f/1.8 aperture, 75-degree field-of-view, and autofocus with phase detection. The front camera shoots 1080p videos at 30fps.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot, 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, with A-GPS, GLONASS, and single Sim. The device packs a 3,430mAh battery that is claimed to provide up to 7 hours of life with 15 minutes of charge. It comes with a USB Type-C 18W power adapter, 18W fast charging support (rated to deliver 7 hours of backup with as little as 15 minutes of charging), and Qi wireless charging support. It runs Android 9.0(Pie) out of the box. It has an Active Edge sensor and a back-mounted Pixel Imprint fingerprint sensor. The Google Pixel 3 XL price in Indian market starts at Rs. 83,000 for 4GB/64GB variant and is going to be Rs. 92,000 for 4GB/128GB variant.