On Tuesday, 9 October, Google introduced the third generation of flagships Pixel. About smartphones we all knew in advance and, let’s be honest, he believed to the last that «Corporation of good» stuff, but it did not.
Most Pixel chips 3 and 3 XL — the result of the work of the developers, not iron. Camera still one, but does everything the same as competitors with two and three.
That is why some innovations become available and for Pixel 2. But you’d want to buy a new flagship, some functions will remain exclusives.
These functions will be available in the «old» Pixel
Adjusting the degree of blur. Feature is available since Samsung Galaxy Note 8, but only in September … on the iPhone, and now to Pixel. But the advantage Google obviously works better than competitors, using the only machine learning.
From the apk file of the camera Pixel 3, it became clear that soon the feature will be available for the previous generations of the smartphone, or the craftsmen themselves ported.
Night Sight. A pioneer in improving night shots became Huawei P20 Pro, whose artificial intelligence makes great pictures in the absence of light. It is, and the flagship of Google.
Smart responses in Gmail. Smart Compose in Gmail appeared in an experimental feature in the beginning of this year. AI anticipates the context of a sentence and suggests substitute words.
In the framework of the event Made by Google presented its release on all devices Pixel to the end.
Playground. AR-stickers allocated a separate app to record interesting videos. Function promise to add to Pixel and Pixel 2 in the near future.
Duplex. Google Duplex is the next step in the development of brand Assistant. After its implementation, the assistant will be able to process complex sentences. For example, call the restaurant and reserve a table for you.
Response to calls. Function answer spam calls with the help of a robot Assistant called Screen Call was also announced in the framework Made by Google. Pixel 3 has already received the innovation, the other Pixel should be in November. First of all, in November.
Exclusive features for the Pixel 3 and 3 XL
Not surprisingly, most of the new features for the camera. Pixel 3 is not able at this time to climb on the rankings of DxOMark, but that doesn’t stop him from being one of the best.
We wrote in detail about all the chips of the camera, some of them will see only in the Pixel 3 and 3 XL.
A group selfie. Here the credit does hardware. At Pixel 3 and 3 XL two front chambers, one of which is responsible for a wide shooting angle.
Top Shot. Feature selection the most successful photo. A series of images, from which the AI chooses the good.
Photobooth. The mode of recognition of facial expressions, based on which the camera knows when to take the picture.
Autofocus in video. The mode of Motion responsible for the surveillance of a moving object.
Super Res Zoom. Digital zoom photos without losing quality.
Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL will be available in the US and several European countries since the end of October. Cost from $ 799 (~53 100 rubles) for Pixel 3, and $ 899 (~59 700 rubles) in the case of Pixel 3 XL.