If you have been holding off upgrading your smartphone until the Pixel XL was back in stock at the Google Store, you better whip out the wallet. For now the Pixel XL 32GB smartphone is in stock. The 128GB version is still out of stock as of writing. The 32GB version is available in very silver, quite black, and the limited edition really blue colors.
No matter what color you get the smartphone sells for $769 outright or for $32.04 monthly over 24 months if you care to apply for credit with Google Store. A device protection plan is offered for $99. If you have somehow managed to miss all the coverage of the Pixel XL smartphone the device the screen has a 5.5-inch QHD AMOLED with 534 ppi covered in 2.5D Gorilla Glass 4. The smartphone is a pocket-full at 6 x 2.9 x 0.2-inches.
Power is via a 3450 mAh internal battery giving the device standby time of up to 23 days and talk time of up to 32 hours. The smartphone supports fast charging giving it up to 7 hours of use with a 15 minute charge. Under the hood the Pixel XL and the normal Pixel have the same 4GB of RAM and aluminum unibody.
The screen rocks a 100,000:1 contrast ratio and the phone has either 32GB or 128GB of storage. The processor is a Snapdragon 821 64-bit quad-core unit. The main camera is a 12.3MP unit with both phase detection autofocus and laser detection autofocus. Front camera is an 8MP unit and the camera can record 4K video. A USB-C port handles charging and there is a headphone port. The device also has WiFi, GPS, Bluetooth, and NFC tech.
Check out our review of the Pixel XL and the Pixel XL teardown if you want to see what’s inside.