Apple announced the iPhone 15 launch date yesterday, and now Google has some exciting news to share. At the ‘Made by Google’ event on October 4, the Mountain View giant will unveil the Pixel 8 phones. Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro are expected to be unveiled at the keynote.

In New York City on October 4th, Google will unveil the Pixel 8 series during the next “Made by Google” event. The company may also unveil the second-generation Pixel Watch during the event. In a teaser video posted on X (formerly Twitter), Google boasts what Pixels can do that iPhones cannot.

It is also possible that Google will use the stage to tease upcoming products. The Pixel tablet was first glimpsed last time. Regardless, details about the Pixel 8 series are already out, with a recent leak revealing official-looking images of the Pixel 8 Pro. For the rear cameras, Google will keep the bar-shaped camera module with an oval glass covering.

Pixel 8 Pro:

The new Google Pixel 8 Pro will sport 6.7 inches QHD+ (2992 × 1344p) 120Hz refresh rate LTPO Samsung OLED flat punch-hole display. It comes with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection & also gets HDR10+ support.

The new Google Pixel 8 Pro is powered by the new Tensor G3 SoC which comes with a Titan M2 security chip. It is coupled with 12GB RAM and 128GB/256GB storage options.

Google Pixel 8 Pro features triple-rear cameras with a 50MP Samsung GN2 sensor with f/1.85 aperture & OIS. It is coupled with a 64MP Sony IMX787 ultra-wide shooter, 48MP GM5 telephoto lens with 5x optical zoom, and LED flash. The Pixel 8 can shoot 4K videos at 60fps. The Pixel 8 Pro will feature an 11MP selfie shooter with a 4K video recording feature. There is also a temperature sensor this time.

The new Pixel 8 Pro will also feature IP68-rated dust and water resistance and also comes with an in-display fingerprint scanner. It also comes with Stereo speakers.

Although the Google Pixel 8 Pro will have a larger battery than its predecessor – 4,900 mAh & comes with 27W fast wired charging and 23W/12W wireless charging support. It runs on the latest Android 14 OS out of the box.

The connectivity option includes Dual SIM, Wifi-7, A-GPS, GLONASS, Bluetooth 5.2LE, USB Type-C port, NFC, Dual SIM with 4G LTE, 5G with mmWave support.