Google Announces New Smartphones and Smartwatches at the Pixel 7 Event
Google has announced its latest smartphone lineup, revealing the new Pixel 7 Pro smartphones, as well as the company’s new smartwatch. The new devices will be available for purchase starting in October. Google also announced the Pixel tablet, which will debut in 2023. Listed below are the full specs and pricing for the new devices.
Both companies are highlighting their privacy and security features. The Pixel 7 has a Titan M2 chip to protect personal data, and it will get five years of security updates. The Pixel 7 will also offer targeted advertising based on your web browsing history. Google is also emphasizing its new smartwatch, which looks almost seamless. The Apple Watch, on the other hand, has a visible band.
The Pixel has a striking and bold design, making it a recognizable device. As a result, Google has created a brand around the product. The Pixel is expected to be a top-seller, and it will compete against the best smartphones on the market. It is expected to come with performance improvements, camera improvements, and some surprises.
In addition to the camera hardware, Google is also announcing new feature called Photo Unblur. This feature will only be available on Google Photos for Pixel 7, but will also enable users to unblur photos taken on previous phones. This feature works in conjunction with the Magic Eraser feature and will erase any unwanted objects from the background of your photos. It is a direct shot at “that phone” for taking blurry photos in the past.
Aside from the camera, there are many other rumors surrounding the new Pixel 7 smartphone. The first rumor is that the Pixel 7 will have a larger FHD+ display and a 90Hz refresh rate. The phone is also expected to come with upgraded rear and front cameras. Lastly, the battery will be smaller than the Pixel 6.
Google also announced the Pixel 7 Pro, which will have an incredibly impressive 12GB RAM and 256GB of storage. The phone will be available for pre-order on October 6th. It will start at $899 (AU$1,299). Google also announced new updates to the Google Assistant, including new emojis and improved speech recognition.
As for the cameras, both the Pixel 7 Pro will come with new cameras. The standard Pixel 7 will have the same camera setup as the Pixel 6 Pro, but the Pro will feature a new front camera with a punch-hole-style camera. While the Pixel 7 is largely unchanged, the Pixel 7 Pro comes with a 48-megapixel telephoto camera and a 12-megapixel ultrawide camera. Both cameras will use the same Tensor G2 chip.
Google also unveiled the Pixel Watch. The new smartwatch has a rounded design, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 display, and a touchscreen. It will also come with health metrics dashboards and wellness reports.