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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
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).

Scores

Engadget

90
 

User Reviews

10
Jacquim
Why can't you use an aux cord on this phone? It's necessary considering bluetooth...read more
30
Jeremy
I upgraded from the Pixel 1 to the Pixel 3 and have been very disappointed....read more
10
Athena
DO NOT BUY! I've had a Pixel 3 for about 2 months now. My device is failing...read more
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