- Google Pixel Tablet has a tall IPS LCD panel.
- The Pixel Tablet features 8MP camera sensors on the front and back.
- It offers support for Pixel speaker dock, which doubles up as a charger.
Google I/O 2023 has officially kicked off. At the annual developer event, Google has announced multiple new hardware products. There is the Pixel 7a, which is the new affordable A-series Pixel. Google also launched the Pixel Fold as its first foldable smartphone. Google has now introduced the Pixel Tablet at I/O 2023. The new Google tablet was previewed last year, and finally after a year of development, it is finally available for pre-order in select markets.
The Google Pixel Tablet offers a tall display. It also comes with the Tensor G2 SoC, which is found in the current line of Google smartphones as well, such as the Pixel 7a, Pixel Fold and the Pixel 7 series. Let’s take a look at the Google Pixel Tablet price, specifications, features and other details announced at I/O 2023.
Google Pixel Tablet: Price and Specifications
The Google Pixel Tablet has been launched at I/O 2023 in two storage options. The base model of the Pixel tab packs 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. It is priced at $499 (roughly Rs 40,900). There is also an 8GB + 256GB variant of the Pixel Tablet, which is priced at $599 (roughly Rs 49,100). It is available in three colour options – Porcelain, Rose and Hazel.
In terms of specs, the Pixel tablet has an 11-inch IPS LCD panel with slightly thick bezels around it. The front camera is located on the longer top bezel when placed in landscape mode. The screen has a resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels and a pixel density of 276PPI. It also offers 500 nits of peak brightness.
The Google tablet has quad speakers and three microphones. It also offers support for a Pixel speaker dock, which doubles up as a stand and also a charging port which keeps the tablet charged all the time. Speaking of charging, the Pixel tablet features a USB Type-C port for charging at 18W when not connected to the dock. It packs a 27-watt-hour battery, which will last for about 12 hours on a single charge.
There is a Tensor G2 SoC with Google’s Titan M2 chip. The tablet packs LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 storage. There is an 8MP front camera with an f/2.0 aperture and an 84-degree field of view. The rear camera has an 8MP f/2.0 camera sensor.
The Pixel tablet supports Wi-Fi 6, dual-band Wi-Fi (2.4GHz and 5.0GHz), support for Bluetooth 5.2, ultra-wideband radio chip, etc. Lastly, the tablet runs Android 13 out of the box. Google claims that the Pixel tab has been optimised for over 50 Google apps. The tablet also supports multiple user profiles, Chromecast for casting music, shows, etc.,
In case you are wondering, the Pixel Tablet is not coming to India, at least for the time being. What are your thoughts on the Pixel tablet? Do you see it as an iPad-killer in the markets where it is being sold? Let us know in the comments below.