Earlier this month, Google unveiled the Google Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro, two smartphones that have garnered considerable attention. These dual-SIM devices operate on Android 14 right out of the box. The Pixel 8 Pro, in particular, has been making headlines recently, securing the top spot in DxOMark’s display rankings.
A now-removed report from PhoneArena (via Gizmochina) highlighted the Google Pixel 8 Pro’s remarkable achievement on DxOMark’s display ranking. According to DxOMark’s official website, the smartphone excels in screen readability across all environments, boasting delightful screen color and an impressive HDR video experience. Furthermore, the Pixel 8 Pro offers smooth web browsing and produces high-quality sound through its built-in speakers. There’s one notable downside mentioned, which is its limited audio zoom performance.
The Pixel 8 Pro achieved an impressive display score of 164 and an audio score of 142. Launched on October 4 and released in India on October 12, the Pixel 8 Pro comes with a price tag of Rs. 1,06,999 for the single variant featuring 12GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. It’s available in attractive color options like Bay, Obsidian, and Porcelain.
In terms of specifications, the Google Pixel 8 Pro boasts a 6.7-inch Quad-HD display with a resolution of 1344×2992 pixels. Under the hood, it’s powered by Google’s powerful nona-core Tensor G3 SoC, ensuring smooth performance. To enhance security, the Titan M2 security chip has also been incorporated. For all-day usability, the Pixel 8 Pro is equipped with a substantial 5,050mAh battery and supports 30W wired charging.
Photography enthusiasts will appreciate the camera setup, which includes a 50-megapixel primary camera featuring a Samsung GN2 sensor with an f/1.68 aperture. Additionally, there’s a 64-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera and a 48-megapixel telephoto camera with a Samsung GM5 sensor. For capturing exceptional selfies, the smartphone features an 11-megapixel front camera.
With its impressive display performance and powerful specifications, the Google Pixel 8 Pro has certainly made a strong entry into the smartphone market.