Google Pixel 8: Price in Pakistan and Other Facts You should know

Introduction

Introducing the Google Pixel 8, a cutting-edge marvel that redefines the boundaries of smartphone technology. How much is this precious piece of modern technology crafted by the wizards of google worth and does it live up to the expectations of every penny, every rupee, every dollar that it costs? This is the avenue that we will be exploring today. By going through the specs and pricing of this mini computer i.e smartphone. Mini computers that have become an integral part of our everyday life which we hold on to like dear life and carry everywhere we go. It was released alongside the Google Pixel 8 Pro

google pixel 8

Specs and release date

Released on October 12, 2023, The Googe pixel 8 is of the family of smartphones released in late 2023. The following specs showcase what makes this phone worth every penny spent on it.

BodyDimensions5.93 x 2.79 x 0.35 in
Weight187g
Buildaluminum frame
DisplaySize6.2 inches
TypeOLED, 120Hz, HDR10+, 1400 nits (HBM), 2000 nits (peak)
Resolution1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio
MemoryInternal8 GB RAM (128 GB, 256 GB)
BatteryTypeLi-Ion 4575 mAh, non-removable
ChargingWired & wireless

Google pixel 8: Pricing

The google pixel 8 comes in various beautiful colors such as Obsidian, Hazel and Rose however these have no effect on it’s pricing. It is also distinguished on the basis of storage. It comes in 2 versions, one supporting 128 GB of internal storage and the other supporting 256 GB. The increase in storage comes with a consequent increase in price resulting in the 128 GB version being comparatively cheaper than the latter.

Amazon.com549$ (128 GB, 8 GB RAM)
Cellmart.pk204,990 pkr (128 GB, 8 GB RAM)

Camera and sample images

In camera technology. Google has been known for its emphasis on camera quality in the Pixel series, incorporating advanced computational photography techniques to deliver impressive results. In other words, what this means is that the google pixel 8 has a camera that makes it worth having for yourself. First let’s look at the technical aspects

Main camera50 MP, f/1.7, 25mm (wide), 1/1.31″, 1.2µm, dual pixel PDAF, Laser AF, OIS
12 MP, f/2.2, 126˚ (ultrawide), 1/2.9″, 1.25µm, AF
Selfie Camera10.5 MP, f/2.2, 20mm (ultrawide), 1/3.1″, 1.22µm

It is also worth noting that it allows for the recording of video in both 1080p and 4k. Recordings in 4k go up to 60 fps (frames per second) meanwhile recordings in 1080p can even go up to 240 fps making this phone’s camera one of a kind in a league of it’s own.

Sample images caught by the Google pixel 8

Images sourced from nextpit.com

Pros and cons

To wrap up, Here are some pros and cons:-

Pros

  • Good speakers
  • Great camera
  • Finger print and face unlock

Cons

  • Doesn’t come with a charger
  • Lacks pro camera mode
  • Lack of customization

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