Google’s upcoming Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro smartphones are expected to follow the its trend of previous Pixel releases and be unveiled in October this year. In a recent article, Android Authority revealed these smartphones’ camera specifications. The Pixel 8 series’ display characteristics have now been disclosed in a new leak by the same publication.
The Pixel 8 will have a smaller screen than the Pixel 8 Pro, which has a 6.3-inch screen, the report claims. The Pixel 8 Pro’s 6.7-inch display will be comparable to that of its predecessor, the Pixel 7 Pro, but will be flat rather than having curved edges. The design of the Pixel 8 series displays, according to the rumor, would feature slightly rounded corners, giving them a less square-shaped appearance than earlier generations.
To put things in perspective, the Pixel 7 had a 6.3-inch OLED display with a Full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels, a refresh rate of 90Hz, and a pixel density of 417ppi. As opposed to the Pixel 7 Pro, which had a 6.71-inch OLED curved-edge display with a pixel density of 512ppi, a Quad HD+ resolution of 1440 x 3120 pixels, and a 120Hz refresh rate. Both displays might be as bright as 1,000 nits.
A 6.17-inch screen with a Full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels will be included with the Pixel 8, according to the most recent report. Noteworthy specifications of this devices include a higher refresh rate of 120Hz, a pixel density of 427ppi, and a maximum brightness of 1,400 nits. The Pixel 8 will utilize displays supplied by Samsung and employ OLED technology. In contrast, the Pro model will also rely on Samsung for its display panels.
With regard to the Pixel 8 Pro, it will have a 6.70-inch OLED screen with a Quad HD+ resolution of 1344 x 2992 pixels, a refresh rate of 120 Hz, a pixel density of 490 ppi, and a brightness of 1,600 nits.
Source: Android Authority