Google Pixel 6 Pro review

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Google Pixel 6 Pro review

Pixel 6 Pro is a top model in the Pixel 6 series. It is based on the company's Tensor chipset and excites users with a bunch of useful features related to machine learning and regular updates for several years. Compared to last year's Pixel 5, based on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G, it is interesting with its performance and improved cameras.

Google Pixel 6 Pro Specifications

  • Release date: 2021
  • Colors: Cloudy White, Sorta Sunny, Stormy Black
  • Dimensions: 163.9 x 75.9 x 8.9 mm.
  • Weight: 210 g.
  • Screen: 6.71" in, 1440 x 3120, LTPO AMOLED
  • Camera : Triple, 50MP
  • Chipset: Google Tensor (5 nm)
  • CPU: Octa-core (2x2.80 GHz Cortex-X1 & 2x2.25 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x1.80 GHz Cortex-A55)
  • Memory: 128GB 12GB RAM, 256GB 12GB RAM, 512GB 12GB RAM
  • Battery: 5003, Li-Ion, non-removable
  • Network: GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G
  • Operating system: Android 12
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer

If you are curious to find out all the details before reading the full review, visit the page for Google Pixel 6 Pro Specs, where you will find even the smallest detail about the phone.


Visually, the Pixel 6 Pro is unique. This is achieved with the help of a rear camera module, which makes it stand out from the competition. Several cameras are placed in a horizontal line, and a place for a microphone and a flash has been found. This site also has a practical application - when the smartphone is placed on a table, it does not shake.

Pixel 6 Pro is not thin. It may seem big to many. The body is slippery but stylish. We recommend that you put it in a case.

Turning the camera over, you will notice that the screen has minimal frames. The space is used most efficiently. The microphone and the slot for the front camera stand out.


Pixel 6 Pro will win you over at first sight with its quality and colorful 6.71-inch OLED display with a refresh rate of 120 Hz. The brightness up to 800 km / sq.m is enough to read information from the screen even on a sunny day. The good news is that you can make it dark enough to handle the device comfortably at night.

Below the Pixel 6 Pro screen you will find the fingerprint scanner. It will impress you with high responsiveness and accuracy.


As already mentioned, under the beautiful exterior of the Pixel 6 Pro lies the Google Tensor chipset. Incredible performance cannot be expected from it, but the optimization with the software promises good impressions from the actual use of the device.

Pixel 6 Pro does a great job of launching key applications. It will meet your expectations in terms of comfort when surfing the Internet, playing games, watching videos, etc.

Google has entrusted the graphics to the Mali-G78 MP20. The smartphone is available in three modifications according to memory: 128GB and 12GB RAM, 256GB and 12GB RAM, 512GB and 12GB RAM. There is no slot for expanding the internal storage. The factory operating system is Android 12.


After Google has long pinned its hopes on the Sony IMX363 sensor to stand out in the market, we see a change in the Pixel 6 Pro. The company has chosen Samsung GN1. The sensor will leave you with positive impressions.

The rear camera is triple. The main module is 50-megapixel and is complemented by a telephoto 48 MP module and an ultra-wide-angle 12-megapixel module, which significantly improves photo quality. The photos with the Pixel 6 Pro surpass everything you know from the company's older smartphones.

As for the selfie camera, it is a single, 11-megapixel camera. With it, as well as with the back, you can record videos with 4K resolution. Overall, the Pixel 6 Pro does an excellent job of recording video, especially with the HDR algorithm.

Autonomous work

Google Pixel 6 Pro is equipped with a battery with a capacity of 5003 mAh. As the company is a supporter of Power Delivery technology, the recharging power does not exceed 30W. So in about half an hour you can have 50% of the battery charge again. In comparison, the Xiaomi 11T Pro can offer you a new 70% charge in just 10 minutes.

One of the advantages of the Pixel 6 Pro is the speed of wireless charging. The device also supports reversible wireless charging.


To date, Google Pixel 6 Pro is one of the best Android smartphones on the market. To a large extent, this is due to the Tensor chip, which works quickly and intelligently. The smartphone definitely deserves your attention. It can only provoke criticism from fans of heavy mobile games. Graphically, the results will not be perfect. You may also not like the fact that Google Pixel 6 Pro recharges more slowly than some Chinese competitors.


  • Original design
  • Production and smart chip Google Tensor
  • Lots of interesting features based on working with artificial intelligence
  • Pure Android 12 with Material You interface
  • Regularly update the operating system
  • High quality photos and videos with both front and rear cameras
  • Protection against water and dust according to IP68 standard


  • Low recharging speed of the smartphone
  • Occasionally there may be heating of the cabinet when performing complex tasks.

Google Pixel 6 Pro video review

Disclaimer: The information presented in this article is based on our team's personal experience with the Google Pixel 6 Pro and third-party sources. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should keep in mind that this is a subjective assessment. The writing of this article was not paid for or sponsored by Google.

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor

Hello, I am Richard Taylor, a technology expert and journalist from the UK. I have a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham. My passion is the latest technology, especially smartphones. That's why I chose to test, analyze, and write expert reviews about them. My technical expertise, combined with a deep passion for technology and years of experience, has made me a trusted source of information. Over the years, I have written reviews for various sites, but for quite some time now, I have been writing exclusively for PhonesData. You can see more about me here or read all my smartphone reviews here.

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