Google stopped selling the first generation of smartphones Pixel

Smartphones Pixel and Pixel XL presented in 2016 are no longer sold in the online store Google Store

Google stopped selling the first generation of smartphones Pixel

Google changed its strategy with the release of smartphones Pixel and Pixel XL in 2016. Inexpensive Nexus devices have ceased to exist, and new items have become more expensive. After the announcement of the second generation of "pixels", the predecessors were still being sold. But now both devices are missing from the online store Google Store.

What is known

On the site, in the section "Phones" there are no more old devices. There are only two smartphones left: Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel 2 XL. After their announcement, the company lowered prices for old models. For example, Pixel cost $ 100 cheaper than Pixel 2. Lack of website does not mean that smartphones can not be bought in retail with a good discount.


Recall, the first generation of Pixel equipped with a Snapdragon 821 processor, 4 GB of RAM, 32/64/128 GB of ROM, the main camera at 12.3 megapixels with aperture f / 2.0. The usual version of the smartphone has a 5-inch FHD screen and a battery for 2760 mAh, and Pixel XL - 5.5-inch display with a resolution of FHD and a battery for 3450 mAh.

Source: Google Store