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Camera or performance? Here’s what that makes Google Pixel a best Android smarpthone

Google Pixel UX

The recently launched Google Pixel smartphone is creating so much hype in the smartphone market, the smartphone is claimed by the company to boast best smartphone camera ever. Also, the reviewers are comparing its camera pairs with the professional DSLR camera. In addition, some people using the handset are fans of its performance.

Now the question here arises if someone is planning to buy the smartphone what should be considered, its performance or its camera?

So clearing out readers that it is not a myth anymore that the smartphone comes with the best camera ever.

With f/2.0 aperture and 1.55um pixels drawing in maximum light, the point and click experience seems promising. With a 12.3 megapixel rear and 8-megapixel front camera, all you budding photographers can click your best. Also, DXOMark gives the rear camera 89 points, the highest points ever for any smartphone.

The company says in a quote, “It’s easy to capture that perfect shot. Take crisp photos, even in low light. And catch action shots as the happen with Smartburst. Once you’ve captured the moment, Google Photos Keeps all your photos backed up and organised, so that you can find and share them fast.”

The company really has been putting its efforts to offer best photography experience to its users. And for the same, Google has recently launched an update, after acknowledging the lens flare issues in its recently launched Pixel phones, Google is whispered to bring a software update for bug fixing in the mid-November.

Google Pixel Lens

After receiving so many complaints about the malfunction in the camera app, Google is gearing up to fix the issues with the minor update, which is expected to dispatch by the end of November. The lens flare issues are found in most of the Pixel devices, causing the drop in image quality when piercing directly at an intense light source.

Google, soon after launching the Pixel smartphones on October 13, started receiving complaints from a number of users about the ‘Arc Flare’ aka ‘Halo effect’ on images clicking from the Pixel phones.

Isaac, the admin of Google Pixel device in a blog said, “Users are going to have a refreshed software update in the next couple of weeks which is completely intended to will fix the camera lens issues of Pixel smartphones. Currently, the technical team of Google is working on some algorithms which will identify the Halo or ARC flare effects in the camera portion of the Pixel Phones. However, he mentioned that the users need to have HDR+ to grab the benefits of this new software update.”

Now talking about the performance, the Google Pixel is the first handset to boast the newest cutting edge chooser. The new silicon tout is a 10% speed increase in booting and loading of apps, in comparison with the Snapdragon 820. While the chipset offers incremental improvements in efficiency, the GPU/CPU picks up its pace.

Unlike some who buy just for the sake of brand, the rest of us have a wide range of features to be checked in for a smartphone especially, when paying a fortune for it. The Google Pixel just lessened your work by covering most of the features like metal-glass build, top-notch processing power and graphics, 4GB RAM and the newest Android version along with the AL Google Assistant, the ultimate Daydream VR support, the best camera ever and numerous other pros.

Unlike some who buy just for the sake of brand, the rest of us have a wide range of features to be checked in for a smartphone especially, when paying a fortune for it. The Google Pixel just lessened your work by covering most of the features like metal-glass build, top-notch processing power and graphics, 4GB RAM and the newest Android version along with the AL Google Assistant, the ultimate Daydream VR support, the best camera ever and numerous other pros.

The phone also offers decent battery backup and quick charging, iIn a world where the whole population is chained to their phones and the latter to their chargers. The Pixel provides fast charging support for a quick top-up which needless to say, is a blessing not in disguise.

The 5 inch Google Pixel uses AMOLED display with a 2770 mah battery capacity. The smartphone is available in Very Silver, Quite Black and Really Blue colour. Interesting, isn’t it?

Google Pixel Battery

Though HTC designed the phone, Google owns every single piece of the phone from inside out, extending all the way to the flat dark grey G, on the lower of the rear.

Google said that initially it was famed for a software company and advancement in technology are driven at the intersection of software and hardware. So, Google successfully showcased its software capabilities in hardware that is tailored specifically for all its users.

Debates trending on Twitter like “Google shouldn’t try to be Apple” is a fallacy. Rather than suppressing its capabilities, Google played to its strengths.

What do you want in a phone, solely depends on you and it influences your expectations and demands. The features available in Pixel, if are what you have been searching for, your prayers just got answered.

Yes, the Google Pixel is a lot of money, but it is the real deal. It is a flagship product which commands flagship price. Fair enough. Apple and Samsung just got a run for their money. With the Pixel, Google keeps things nice and easy.

About the author

Rishabh Rajvanshi

Rishabh, with six years of experience in the newspaper industry, has co-founded The TeCake in 2013. Apart from writing and editing articles on Technology at The TeCake, he also contributes to other esteemed newspapers.

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