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Google Pixel 3

Google Pixel 3

from  $799+
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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90 Engadget Score
The best in its category. We highly recommend it.
90

The best in its category. We highly recommend it.

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).

Engadget Review

The Pixel 3’s best new features lie in its software, which will ultimately mostly roll out to older Pixel phones. But that doesn’t mean it’s not worth shelling out for an upgrade. The latest flagship’s gorgeous new display and exquisite build make your photos, videos and games look so good you won’t mind the $150 price hike.

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Pros
  • Brilliant display
  • Powerful cameras
  • Premium build
  • Capable performance
  • Clever Assistant features
  • Cheaper than the competition
Cons
  • Not all software ready at launch

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91
 
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Critic Reviews 10

80
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 48
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone
Operating system
Android
Screen size
5.5in
Internal memory
64GB
Camera
Yes
Type
Operating system
Screen size
Internal memory
Camera
Smartphone
Android
5.5in
64GB
Yes

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90 Engadget Score
The best in its category. We highly recommend it.
90

The best in its category. We highly recommend it.

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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Engadget

90
 

User Reviews

80
David
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
90
Sam
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
90
Chris
I've literally had no issues with this phone. I was nervous because of all the...read more
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