Google Pixel

Added: 12.06.16 | Updated: 02.11.20
  • Model: Pixel
  • Brand: Google
  • Rating: 4.33 out of 5 (3 votes)
  • Price: 290 EUR
  • Year of manufacture: 2016
  • Dimensions: 143.8 x 69.5 x 8.5 mm
  • Weight: 143 g
  • Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 (14 nm)
  • Built-in memory: 32/128 GB
  • Screen: AMOLED 5 inches
  • Battery: 2770 mAh
  • Rear camera: Single, 12.3MP
  • Front camera: Single, 8MP

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Google Pixel specs

Common | Price | Design | Screen | Hardware | Memory | Software | Main Camera | Selfie camera | Cellular | Connectivity | Battery | Audio | Sensors | Performance Benchmark

Google Pixel Release dateCommon

Brand and model

Google Pixel

Other names

Versions: Global, USA, North America

Launch date

2016, October

Google Pixel PricePrice

First price

290 EUR

Google Pixel dimension, size, weightDesign


5.66 in (143.8 mm)


2.74 in ( 69.5 mm)


0.33 in ( 8.5 mm)


5.04 oz (143 grams)

Build materials

Front glass, aluminum body, partial glass back

Water resistant

Splash and dust resistant


Quite Black, Very Silver, Really Blue


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Google Pixel screenScreen

Technology AMOLED

5 in

Screen Area

68.9 cm2


1080 x 1920 px

Points per inch

441 PPI

Color Depth


Ratio (height:width)


Ratio (screen:body)


Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass 4

Screen protector

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Google Pixel ProcessorHardware


- Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 (14 nm)


- Quad-core (2x2.15 GHz Kryo & 2x1.6 GHz Kryo)


- Adreno 530

Google Pixel Memory and storageMemory

Internal Memory

32/128 GB, 4 GB RAM

Memory Card Slot


Google Pixel SoftwareSoftware

Operating System (OS)

Android 7.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)

User Interface

Google Pixel main camera specsMain Camera

Number of Cameras



-12.3 MP, f/2.0, 1/2.3'', 1.55µm, PDAF & laser AF


Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama

Video Recording 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60/120fps, 1080p@30fps (gyro-EIS), 720p@240fps
DxOMark Rating90 (Position 246 out of 303)
DxOMark Photos90
DxOMark Video91

Google Pixel selfie camera specsSelfie camera

Number of Cameras



-8 MP, f/2.4, 1/3.2'', 1.4µm

Video Recording 1080p@30fps

Google Pixel Cellular BandsCellular

Bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
-3G - HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 21(1500), 26(850), 28(700), 32(1500), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
SIM Card Nano-SIM
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps or LTE-A (3CA) Cat11 600/75 Mbps
SAR EU 0.33 W/kg (head)     0.61 W/kg (body)    
SAR 0.92 W/kg (head)     0.58 W/kg (body)    

Google Pixel wifi bluetooth gps nfcConnectivity

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE, aptX
USB 3.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

Google Pixel Battery type and CapacityBattery


2770 mAh


 Non-removable Li-Ion


Standby - Up to 456 h (3G)
Video playback - Up to 26 h (3G)
Audio playback - Up to 110 h


-Fast battery charging

Google Pixel sound and multimediaAudio

Headphone Jack Yes
Radio No
Others -Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic


Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer

Other specifications


Performance Benchmark

Google Pixel antutu score Antutu Score

Antutu 7 Score145789 (Position 148 out of 2128)

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Google Pixel geekbench ScoreGeekbench Score

GeekBench 6 Single Core326 (Position 438 out of 578)
GeekBench 6 Multi Core755 (Position 525 out of 577)
GeekBench 6 Vulkan996 (Position 222 out of 282)
GeekBench 6 OpenCL2484 (Position 123 out of 325)
GeekBench 5 Single Core307 (Position 1195 out of 1884)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core848 (Position 1425 out of 1873)
GeekBench 4 Single Core1626 (Position 172 out of 1024)
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core4014 (Position 269 out of 1022)
GeekBench 4 RenderScript7705
GeekBench 4 Battery1738

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Disclaimer: This information is based on public data and official specifications from Google. However, there may be differences in specifications.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Google Pixel cost?

The price of the Google Pixel varies based on the specific model and storage capacity. As of the latest update, the base model starts at 290 EUR. Prices increase for models with larger storage capacity and additional features.

When did the Google Pixel come out?

Google Pixel mobile was launched on in these colors: Quite Black, Very Silver, Really Blue.

What is the size and weight of Google Pixel ?

The Google Pixel has dimensions of Height: 143.8 mm Width: 69.5 mm Thickness: 8.5 mm and weighs approximately 143 grams.

What is the screen size and resolution of Google Pixel?

When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screen is 5 inches diagonally offering a resolution of 1080 x 1920 px at a pixel density of 441 ppi.

How much memory and storage does a Google Pixel have?

Device comes with chipset Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 (14 nm) with processor Quad-core (2x2.15 GHz Kryo & 2x1.6 GHz Kryo). Google Pixel is available with internal memory of 32/128 GB, 4 GB RAM.

What are the main camera specifications and megapixels of the Google Pixel?

The device have a Single rear camera setup with specs of 12.3 MP, f/2.0, 1/2.3'', 1.55µm, PDAF & laser AF and features like Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama

What are the front camera specs and MP of the Google Pixel?

The device comes with Single front camera setup with specs of 8 MP, f/2.4, 1/3.2'', 1.4µm and features like