Google's Pixel 3XL looks to continue Google's journey into providing information-centric phones that sell themselves on software optimisation more than specific hardware features.
- Android Pie with Pixel 3 XL exclusive features
- High-end camera
- Wireless charging
- Water resistant
- No storage expansion
- No headphone jack
- Still only a single-lens camera
When does the Google Pixel 3 XL come out? Launching 9 October 2018, available in Australia from 1 November 2018
What’s new about the Google Pixel 3 XL? Android Pie, camera optimisations, wireless charging
How much will the Google Pixel 3 XL cost? $1349 (64GB)/$1499(128GB)
Google continues its journey into what it sees as a "pure" Google phone, but is that enough to wow consumers against the rest of the 2018 premium phone pack?
Every phone manufacturer has its flagship phone for the year, and Google's no different. It is also the home of the Android operating system.
The Google Pixel 3 XL launched alongside the Pixel 3, and Google's pitch for its Pixel phones hasn't changed all that much. It's a phone for the Google faithful, with a strong accent on Google services and the software optimisations that its search smarts can bring to bear.
- Choice of three colours
- Glass back for wireless charging
- No headphone jack
- Single-lens camera only
- Software smarts are key
- Snapdragon 845 processor
- Android Pie onboard
- 3430mAh battery
- Wireless charging comes to Pixel
- Google's new phone is impressive, but it has serious competition.
Pricing and availability
Google Pixel 3 XL
Google's newest big flagship
The Google Pixel 3 XL combines a clean Android interface with the smarts of Google in a handset clearly designed for Android lovers.
- The Google Pixel 3 XL is available outright through Google starting at $1,349
- You can also purchase the Pixel 3 XL on contract through Telstra, Vodafone or Optus.
The Google Pixel 3 XL will be available in Australia from 1 November, with pricing at $1349 for a 64GB model and $1499 with 128GB of storage.
You'll also be able to purchase the Google Pixel 3 XL on contract through Telstra, Optus or Vodafone.Back to top
|Display size (inches)||6.3|
|Display resolution (pixels)||1440x2960|
|Pixels per inch (PPI)||523|
|Battery size (mAh)||3,430|
|Rear camera (1) resolution||12.2|
|Rear camera (1) aperture||f/1.8|
|Rear camera (2) resolution|
|Rear camera (2) aperture|
|Rear camera (3) resolution|
|Rear camera (3) aperture|
|Front camera (1) resolution||8|
|Front camera (1) aperture||f/2.2|
|Front camera (2) resolution||8|
|Front camera (2) aperture||f/1.8|
|Network category speed||Category 16|
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