Big unboxing of Pixel 8, 8 Pro, Buds Pro, Watch 2 | JDM – Le Journal de Montréal

Let’s start with this Pixel 8 Pro – the flagship product of the smartphone range – equipped with the new Tensor G3 chip and a 6.7-inch Super Actua screen refreshed up to 120 Hz; a cadence that ensures rapid fluidity when playing games and scrolling on the screen.

The Google phone Pixel 8 Pro

Another feature is that it has a thermometer that uses the camera system to measure the temperature of objects.

Its price: CAD 1,349

For its part, the base Pixel 8 gets the same G3 chip and a frame rate of 120 Hz with a screen size of 6.2 inches.

The differences between 8 and 8 Pro

The Pixel 8 Pro and 8’s triple camera system includes fully upgraded pro cameras for better low-light photos, sharper selfies, and a 5x telephoto lens. Note the price difference: more than $400 for the 8 Pro.

Some features will be available later in updates, such as Pixel’s new Video Boost technology, which offers HDR+ and improved color correction for professional-quality videos, as well as night vision videos for the first time.

Big unboxing of Pixel 8, 8 Pro, Buds Pro, Watch 2

Pixel 8 Pro Google

Pro controls let you adjust advanced camera settings and capture high-resolution photos. And with new features like Magic Editor, Best Take, and Audio Magic Eraser, you can perfect any photo or video.

Pixel 8 price: CA$949

In both cases, Google promises seven years of system updates, security and new features.

Big unboxing of Pixel 8, 8 Pro, Buds Pro, Watch 2

Google Pixel 8

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Although the Pixel Watch 2 doesn’t look much different from the original Pixel Watch, it features numerous improvements, such as the more efficient Qualcomm Snapdragon W5 processor, which enables 24 hours of battery life even when the screen is still on.

Big unboxing of Pixel 8, 8 Pro, Buds Pro, Watch 2

Google Watch 2 watches

New skin temperature and continuous electrodermal activity sensors enable a new stress detection function as well as an ability to automatically record exercise start and end times for seven activities. The Pixel Watch 2 also features a new multipath heart rate sensor that measures your heart rate in more ways and in more places.

You can pre-order the Pixel Watch 2 today. The Wi-Fi version costs $479.99 and the LTE version costs $549.99. The cases will be available in matte black, polished aluminum silver and champagne gold.

Big unboxing of Pixel 8, 8 Pro, Buds Pro, Watch 2

Biometric sensors on the back of the Google Watch

Pixel Buds Pro earbuds

To match the Pixel 8 series, the Pixel Buds Pro get a few new colors: light blue and porcelain. But the new colors aren’t the only updates the headphones are getting, as Google has announced that it will also be introducing Conversation Recognition, which automatically pauses your audio and activates transparency mode when it detects that you’re speaking.

Big unboxing of Pixel 8, 8 Pro, Buds Pro, Watch 2

Pixel Buds Pro Google Earbuds

The Pixel Buds Pro now support Bluetooth Super Wideband, doubling the bandwidth for voices, resulting in wider, clearer sound. The earbuds also support Google’s Clear Calling feature, which helps reduce background noise during a call. Both features will be available in an upcoming firmware update.

The new Pixel Buds Pro are priced at $259.99 and are available to pre-order now.