• 5" (1920x1080) AMOLED
  • 4GB
    MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 SoC
    128GB Storage
  • 12-MP, f/2 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2770 mAh

The Google Pixel phone has a 5-inch (1920x1080) AMOLED screen, a 12MP main camera and a 8MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2770 mAh and the main processor is a MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 with 4 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGoogle Pixel (2016), Price: 199 USD at Amazon
Display5" 1920x1080 AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 12-MP f/2 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 8-MP
Computing
  • MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 SoC
  • 4GB RAM
  • 128GB Storage
  • None
Battery2770 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 143g (5oz), 143.8x69.5x8.6 mm (5.66 x 2.74 x 0.34 inches)
Price (Market)$199
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Display
TypeAMOLED
Diagonal (inches)5"
Display/Body Ratio69.0%
Resolution1920x1080
Sharpness (PPI)441 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 4
Features
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Megapixel12-MP
Aperturef/2
Sensor Pixel Size1.55 µm
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Geo Tag
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/60fps
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2770 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
Talk Time26 hours
Music Playback Time110 hours
Computing
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameMSM8996 Snapdragon 821
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2x2.15 & 2x1.6 GHz
RAM Options4GB
Internal Storage Options128GB
Memory Card TypeNone
Operating System + VersionAndroid 7.1
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT6 301 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type C
SAR US Head0.92 W/Kg
SAR US Body0.58 W/Kg
SAR EU Head0.33 W/Kg
SAR EU Body0.61 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Multimedia
Multimedia Features
  • DLNA
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • H.264
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity

Google Pixel Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Google Pixel waterproof?

No. Our information indicates that the Google Pixel is NOT water-resistant an has no IP-Rating certification. I.P means Ingress Protection, which is the level of protection against dust or water that could get into phones.

Is the Google Pixel Dual-SIM?

No, the Google Pixel does not have dual-SIMs according to our data, but things could be different in Asian markets. We mostly track USA data.

Is the Google Pixel 4K?

No, the Google Pixel resolution of (1920x1080) is not defined as 4K. 4K is often defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on smartphones, but there are other similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Google Pixel feature Wireless Charging?

No, the Google Pixel is not capable of Wireless Charging.

Does the Google Pixel work with 4G data?

Yes, the Google Pixel is a 4G-LTE handset that is rated 4G LTE cat6 (301 Mbps).

Is the Google Pixel 5G?

No, the Google Pixel is not a 5G smartphone.

Does the Google Pixel have a USB-C connector?

Yes, the Google Pixel is a USB-C phone.

Does the Google Pixel have a removable battery?

No, the Google Pixel does not have a removable battery.

Google Pixel Specs & Speed Benchmarks

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3DMark Unlimited Icestorm

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GFXBench Manhattan (Offscr.)

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GFXBench Manhattan 3.1 (Offscr.)

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GFXBench T-Rex (Offscr.)

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Battery Capacity (mAh)

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