Google Pixel 3

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Announced:
Oct 9, 2018
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Oct 18, 2018

PhoneArena Rating:

9.0
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Display

Display size:

5.5 inches

Resolution:

1080 x 2160 pixels

Aspect Ratio:

18:9

Pixel density:

442 ppi

Technology:

P-OLED

Screen-to-body ratio:

77.36 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Features:

HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

12.2 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Flash:

Dual LED

Software Features:

Digital image stabilization, Object tracking, RAW image capture, HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Burst mode, Night mode, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Blink detection, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features:

Optical image stabilization, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

8 megapixels

Features:

Dual-Camera, Wide Angle, Autofocus

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Design

Form factor:

Candybar

Dimensions:

5.73 x 2.69 x 0.31 inches (145.6 x 68.2 x 7.9 mm)

Weight:

5.22 oz (148 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5); Frame: Aluminum

Resistance:

Water, Dust; IP 68

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black, Pink, White

Multimedia

Headphones:

USB Type-C (reversible)

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share

Music player:

Filter by:

Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists

Supported formats:

MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI

Video playback:

Supported formats:

MPEG4, H.263, H.264

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SDM845

Processor:

Octa-core, 2500 MHz, Kryo 385, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU:

Adreno 630

RAM:

4 GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

64 GB, not expandable

Device type:

Smart phone

OS:

Android (10, 9.0 Pie)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0

Profiles/ Protocols:

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Access (GAP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP)

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

USB Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features:

Mass storage device

Charging connector:

USB Type-C (reversible)

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other:

NFC, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T3

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 32, 66, 71

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38, 39, 40, 41, 46

UMTS:

850, 1900 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

CDMA:

800, 1900 MHz

Data:

LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS

2G Data:

EDGE, GPRS, EV-DO Rev.A, EV-DO

Dual SIM:

Yes

SIM type:

Nano SIM, eSIM

HD Voice:

Yes

VoLTE:

Yes

Global Roaming:

Yes

Battery

Capacity:

2915 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable

Charging:

USB Power Delivery, Qi wireless charging

Stand-by time:

12.0 days (288 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Phonebook:

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer:

Calendar, Alarm, Flashlight, Calculator, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer

Messaging:

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail:

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging:

Hangouts / Google Talk

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Aug 31, 2018

FCC ID value:

A4RG013A link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

1.34 W/kg

Body:

1.34 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.34 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box:

Quick Switch Adapter, USB-C to USB-C cable, USB-C 18W Power adapter, Pixel USB-C earbuds, USB-C to 3.5mm headphone adapter, SIM tool, Quick Start Guide

MSRP price:

$ 799

Availability

Officially announced:

Oct 09, 2018

Expected Announcement:

Oct 09, 2018
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ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

Google Pixel 3

with 128 GB storage

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

128 GB

MSRP price:

$ 899

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Available

Pros

  • High screen-to-body ratio (77.36 %)
  • Large camera sensor pixel size (1.4 μm)

Cons

No Cons

Description

The Google Pixel 3 has a similar design language as its predecessor, but with updated hardware. The phone comes with a 5.5-inch FHD+ panel protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5, Qualcomm's top of the line Snapdragon 845 chip, 4 GB of RAM 64/128GB of storage (not expandable unfortunately) and a pair of front facing stereo speakers. In the camera department, Google decided to stick to its gun with a single 12.2-megapixel sensor with f/1.8 aperture. On the other hand, the selfie game stepped up to a dual 8-megapixel cameras with normal and wide angle lens.

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