This week Google finally unveiled its flagship Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones at its Keynote event in San Francisco. Also, the company alongside announced next upgrade of the Chromecast, Google-branded WiFi router, Daydream VR headset and the Google Home speaker.
First the two Pixel smartphones. These come in different screen sizes – a 5-inch and a 5.5-inch 1080p AMOLED display, rest everything else is the same. These are powered by a quad-core Snapdragon 821 processor and runs on Android 7.1 (Nougat), have a 12-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and an 8-megapixel front-facing camera.
The Google Pixel and Pixel XL comes in Quite Black, Very Silver and limited edition U.S. only Really Blue colors. These will be available for pre-order in India starting from October 13th starting at Rs. 57,000 compared to $649 in the US, which converts to about Rs. 43,190. Check the India Pricing here.
The Intex Aqua Strong 5.2 comes in Blue, White and Champagne colors and is priced at Rs. 6,390.
After launching range of TVs in India back in July and L55P1US 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV last month. Today is has launched two new full HD LED TVs. The TCL L49P10FS is a Android-powered smart TV with both WiFi and Bluetooth. Both these have smart volume, which eliminates unwanted spikes in audio.
The TCL L49D2900 Full HD LED TV is available at an offer price of Rs. 27,990 on Amazon.in during Diwali sale. The TCL L49P10FS Full HD LED Smart TV will be available from Amazon.in at an offer price of Rs. 31,990 during this sale.
Asus Republic of Gamers (ROG) launched two new compact gaming notebooks in India that are equipped with the latest Nvidia Pascal GeForce GTX10 series. Both the laptops come with VR-Ready NVIDIA GeForce GTX 10-series graphics cards for improved VR-gaming experiences.
The Asus ROG G752VS sports NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 GPU, Windows 10 Pro, 6th generation Intel Skylake unlocked Core i7 processor and up to 64GB DDR4 RAM.
The Asus ROG Strix GL502VS comes with a VR Ready NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 GPU that offers a virtual reality experience which is smooth, low-latency, stutter-free and visual tearing free.
ASUS ROG GL502VS & G752VS will be available across all online & offline leading retailers and Asus Exclusive Stores at a starting price of Rs 1,81,990 and Rs. 2,47,990 respectively.
The firm also announced ZenPad Z10 (ZT500KL), a new tablet for U.S. operator Verizon. It has a 9.7-inch QXGA display, is powered an hexa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 SoC and runs on Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) with ZenUI on top. It has an 8-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera.
The Asus ZenPad Z10 comes in Slate Gray color, is priced at $329.99 (Rs. 22,040 approx.) and will be available through Verizon retail stores starting October 13th.