The Google Pixel 8 represents a significant leap forward in smartphone technology. With its impressive camera system, powerful performance, and AI-driven features, it stands as a testament to Google’s commitment to innovation. For someone seeking a device that seamlessly integrates into your daily life, the Pixel 8 is poised to set new standards for what a smartphone can achieve.
|Price in Pakistan||PKR 163,999 Expected|
|Other Countries||$577 €537 £460 ¥4149 ₹48215 ﷼2164 Expected|
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G|
|2G Bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|3G Bands||HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100|
|4G Bands||1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 38, 40, 41, 46, 48, 66, 71 - GKWS6, G9BQD|
|5G Bands||1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 38, 40, 41, 48, 66, 70, 71, 77, 78, 258, 260, 261 SA/NSA/Sub6/mmWave - GKWS6|
|Speed||HSPA, LTE-A (CA), 5G|
|Announced||2023, October 04|
|Status||Coming soon. Exp. release 2023, October 12|
|Dimensions||150.5 x 70.8 x 8.9 mm (5.93 x 2.79 x 0.35 in)|
|Weight||187 g (6.60 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass Victus), glass back (Gorilla Glass Victus), aluminum frame|
|SIM||Nano-SIM and eSIM|
|Size||6.2 inches, 91.1 cm2 (~85.5% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~428 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass Victus|
|Chipset||Google Tensor G3 (4 nm)|
|CPU||Nona-core (1x3.0 GHz Cortex-X3 & 4x2.45 GHz Cortex-A715 & 4x2.15 GHz Cortex-A510)|
|Internal||128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM|
|Dual||50 MP, f/1.7, 25mm (wide), 1/1.31", 1.2µm, multi-directional PDAF, Laser AF, OIS
12 MP, f/2.2, 126˚ (ultrawide), 1/2.9", 1.25µm
|Features||Dual-LED flash, Pixel Shift, Ultra-HDR, panorama, Best Take|
|Video||4K@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps; gyro-EIS, OIS, 10-bit HDR|
|Single||10.5 MP, f/2.2, 20mm (ultrawide), 1/3.1", 1.22µm, PDAF|
|Loudspeaker||Yes, with stereo speakers|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6e/7, tri-band, Wi-Fi Direct|
|Bluetooth||5.3, A2DP, LE, aptX HD|
|Positioning||GPS (L1+L5), GLONASS (G1), GALILEO (E1+E5a), QZSS (L1+L5)|
|USB||USB Type-C 3.2|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer|
|Type||Li-Ion 4575 mAh, non-removable|
|Charging||27W wired, PD3.0, PPS, 50% in 30 min (advertised)
|Colors||Obsidian, Hazel, Rose|
Design and Display
The Pixel 8 continues Google’s commitment to sleek design and premium build quality. The display takes center stage with a stunning 6.2-inch OLED panel that boasts vibrant colors and deep blacks. The phone is shielded by Corning Gorilla Glass Victus, providing robust protection against scratches and impacts, and boasts an IP68 rating for dust and water resistance. The phone’s dimensions measure 150.5 x 70.8 x 8.9 mm, and it weighs 187 grams.
Google has long been celebrated for its prowess in smartphone photography, and the Pixel 8 takes this reputation to new heights. The device features a dual-lens camera system, including a 50MP main sensor, and a 12MP ultra-wide lens. The integration of advanced AI algorithms enhances low-light performance and overall image quality. The Pixel 8 is set to be a photography powerhouse, appealing to both amateur enthusiasts and professional photographers.
Performance and Storage
The Pixel 8 is powered by the latest Google Tensor G3 processor, ensuring seamless multitasking and high-speed performance. With options for 8GB of RAM and 128GB or 256GB internal storage capacities ranging from 128GB to a whopping 512GB, users can choose the configuration that best suits their needs. The device runs on the latest version of Android 14, optimized for smooth performance and efficiency.
Battery and Connectivity
A robust 4575 mAh, battery is essential for a device that boasts such powerful features. Additionally, the device supports 27W fast charging, providing a significant boost in a short amount of time. In an era where digital security is paramount, the Pixel 8 incorporates advanced security features. In addition to the traditional fingerprint sensor, the device introduces facial recognition technology for faster and more secure unlocking. In connectivity, the phone has a Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6e/7, Bluetooth 5.3, GPS, NFC, and USB Type-C 3.2.
Here is an overview of the pricing information for the Google Pixel 8 in Pakistan:
Please note that pricing details are subject to change and may vary depending on the retailer or provider. It is always advisable to confirm the price before making a purchase.