Google Pixel, Pixel XL go up for sale in India

Google Pixel and Pixel XL

Google has finally released its premium pair of flagships the Pixel and Pixel XL in India a few weeks after the two first hit the scene. The phones will likely go head-to-head against the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in the country.

This is to be expected given how similarly the Google Pixel and iPhone 7 are priced. The 32GB version of the former will set you back by Rs 57000 and the 128GB one by Rs 66000. As for the Pixel XL, the bigger handset goes for Rs 67000 (32GB) and Rs 76000 (128GB).

You can burn a slightly smaller in your wallet by taking up the various deals Flipkart has running on the handsets right now. You could opt to hand in your older smartphone for up to Rs 27000 off under the site’s exchange scheme. There’s also a 10% reduction for SBI credit card holders which is valid till November 13.

Also Read: Google Pixel XL harder to repair than iPhone 7 Plus

Note that the maximum discount which can be availed under this offer is Rs 7600. The Made by Google phones are also available via offline outlets across India including, Reliance Digital, Hotspot, Sangeetha, Bajaj Electronics, Croma, Poorvika, Ezone, and Vijay Sales.

Here’s a list of the common specifications of the Google Pixel and Pixel XL:

– OS: Android 7.1 Nougat
– Display: 5-inch FHD/5.5-inch QHD
– Storage: 32GB/128GB
– RAM: 4GB
– CPU: quad-core Snapdragon 821
– Camera: 12.3MP rear, 8MP front
– Battery: 2770mAh/3450mAh
– Connectivity: 4G, Wi-Fiac, Bluetooth 4.2, USB Type-C, NFC, GPS

Google is only selling the black and silver color variants of the Pixel and Pixel XL in India. It hasn’t confirmed whether or not the blue version will arrive in the country eventually.

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