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Google Pixel 3 XL

Google Pixel 3 XL

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Pixel 3 and 3 XL Review: Worth upgrading, but with a caveat

Pixel 3 and 3 XL Review: Worth upgrading, but with a caveat

Posted   10.15.18
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89 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
89

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

The Pixel 3 XL would be a superb big-screen phone if its notch weren’t so polarizing. If you don’t like the fact that this notch is bigger than rival phones and don’t want to use the software fix to mask it, the Pixel 3 XL isn’t for you. But if you can live with those caveats, the Pixel 3 XL is a long-lasting, powerful flagship with a brilliant display, capable cameras and the best of Google’s software smarts.

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Pros
  • Powerful cameras
  • Premium build
  • Capable performance
  • Clever Assistant features
  • Long-lasting battery
Cons
  • Polarizing notch
  • Some software not yet ready

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Critic Reviews 6

81
 
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User Reviews 43
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone
Operating system
Android
Screen size
6.3in
Internal memory
64GB
Camera
Yes
Type
Operating system
Screen size
Internal memory
Camera
Smartphone
Android
6.3in
64GB
Yes

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89 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
89

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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89
 

User Reviews

10
Crystal
***LEMON*** This phone is nothing but problems. Can not believe how much money...read more
20
shawn
My recommendation is to stay away from Google phones! I do admit that the...read more
90
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The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
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