Google’s Pixel and Pixel XL Will Be The First US Phones Released With Snapdragon 821
So today we got another leak, more like a tip that the new Google Pixel phones might be the first smartphones in the United States to come with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 821 processors.
Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe is the first device to get that processor which it was limited to Taiwan.
According to Android Police's David Ruddock, Google fans who wished that the search giant would “really get out there and market their phone” may eventually see that becoming reality next month.
“The Pixels will be the first US devices with Snapdragon 821 by a long shot,” he added. Up until now, all previous reports pointed out that both Pixel smartphones will come equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processors and 4GB of RAM.
Other highlights of the Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones include 12-megapixel rear-cameras, as well as 5-inch 1080p and 5.5-inch Quad HD display, respectively.By the way, as far as I can tell, the Pixels will by the first US devices with Snapdragon 821 by a long shot. No one else is using it.— David Ruddock (@RDR0b11) September 11, 2016
Google's Pixel smartphones are expected to ship with Android 7.1 Nougat right out of the box, a superior release that should bring a few improvements over the original version released weeks ago.
Google will announce the Pixel and Pixel XL on October 4 or around that date. Also, they'll be available for pre-order on the same day as well.
Till then watch this amazing render of HTC's Nexus Sailfish from Android Authority :
Source : David Ruddock