Five Fave Features From the New Google Pixel 3

Google has upped the ante just in time for Christmas with the release of the brand new Google Pixel 3 phone, jam packed with with some amazing features it’s a perfect gift for any tech lover so we thought we share five of our fave features.

  1. Brilliant screen and beautiful design.

Pixel’s iconic two-tone design is refined with a soft-touch glass back that feels great in your hand.

  • Super-fast fingerprint sensor unlocks your phone before you see the screen.
  • Two sizes and three colors: 5.5” and 6.3”, both in Clearly White, Just Black and Not Pink.
  • Same features in both sizes so you can choose the one that suits you.
  • The best entertainment experience, Pixel 3 is a YouTube Signature device with HDR playback.

2. The perfect photo on the first try.

Pixel 3’s AI powered smartphone camera gets even better with all new features to get the best shot on the first try.

  • Get up to 184% more of what you love in your selfies with Group Selfies, no selfie stick required.
  • Get smiles, not blinks with Top Shot.
  • Snap with a smile with Photobooth.

3. A battery that helps itself last longer.

Pixel 3 comes with a battery that charges fast and lasts all day.

  • Pixel 3 charges super fast out of the box—just 15 minutes gives you up to 7 hours of go.3
  • Super-charged with AI, Adaptive battery keeps you going longer by prioritizing power only for apps and services you care about.
  • Pixel 3 can also be charged wirelessly with the Qi universal standard (and fast with Pixel Stand – sold separately).

4. Search more of what you see with Google Lens.

Google Lens lets you search what you see, get stuff done faster, and interact with the world around you.

  • Exclusive to Pixel 3, in-camera Lens suggestions work in real-time on URLs, emails, phone numbers, addresses, and QR codes. For the full Lens experience, just long press in the camera, then do things like identify plants and animals, copy text, and look up clothes and furniture that catch your eye.

5. Power up and power down with the Google Assistant.

5. The new Pixel Stand (sold separately) gives your Pixel 3 a fast, wireless charge while keeping it engaged and helpful.

  • Your Google Assistant is accessible by voice or shortcuts that appear on screen when it’s charging.
  • The Sunrise Alarm eases you awake by slowly brightening the screen with warm sunrise colors just before the alarm goes off.
  • Pixel Stand turns your Pixel 3 into a digital frame displaying your favourite albums from Google Photos while it charges.

Pixel 3 is on sale from November 1 at Optus, Telstra and Vodafone – as well as JB Hi-Fi, Harvey Norman and the Google Store. Pixel 3 RRP starts at $1199, Pixel 3 XL RRP starts at $1349  and Pixel Stand RRP is $119.