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Old 30-09-2015, 02:04 PM   #1
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Google Pixel C

This looks interesting:

pixel.google.com

Can't find any detailed specs yet. Have been wanting to replace my Tab 7.7 for a while but not a fan of the recent 4:3 tablets. Not sure what the display ratio is for this though. Seems a little wider than 4:3?
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Old 30-09-2015, 02:18 PM   #2
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doesn't really matter as long as the PPI is high.
16:9 is not meant for mobile due to the weird aspect ratio when you are handling it on the go.
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Old 30-09-2015, 02:41 PM   #3
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This looks interesting:

pixel.google.com

Can't find any detailed specs yet. Have been wanting to replace my Tab 7.7 for a while but not a fan of the recent 4:3 tablets. Not sure what the display ratio is for this though. Seems a little wider than 4:3?
They mentioned is A4 size.
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Old 30-09-2015, 03:19 PM   #4
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They mentioned is A4 size.
The 2560 x 1800 resolution works out to be very close to the aspect ratio of A3, A4 paper.
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Old 30-09-2015, 03:31 PM   #5
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Yeah, seems to be somewhere between 4:3 (Nexus 9, S2) and 3:2 (SP3). Maybe a good compromise for productivity and watching videos (black borders should be less than on 4:3 devices).

Looks great in the photos but need to know the weight.
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Old 30-09-2015, 04:27 PM   #6
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i will be definitely getting this...wanting to replace my Nexus 10 and Nexus 7 2013 for the longest time....The Nexus 9 is also so expensive and the QC is filmsy..

if the quality build for this is akin to the Chromebook Pixel, this will be really nice.
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Old 30-09-2015, 05:09 PM   #7
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understand that pixel c is not in nexus line
then how about future update? will it get fast update like the one in nexus line?
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Old 30-09-2015, 05:31 PM   #8
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understand that pixel c is not in nexus line
then how about future update? will it get fast update like the one in nexus line?
Maybe? Maybe not?
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Old 30-09-2015, 09:32 PM   #9
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understand that pixel c is not in nexus line
then how about future update? will it get fast update like the one in nexus line?
It's still a pure android device and is made directly by Google so it should receive fast updates. Nexus only refers to Google devices made by other manufacturers. Also, the Google event video and the Android Central article say the Pixel C will receive updates every 6 weeks!
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Old 30-09-2015, 09:36 PM   #10
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Pixel c is the reference device.
Of course it updates fast..

It is made by google
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Old 30-09-2015, 11:46 PM   #11
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Yup...should expect even faster update compared to Nexus.
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Old 01-10-2015, 08:31 AM   #12
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watched the live screening. Got me quite excited when i saw this. Let's see how this plans out.
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Old 01-10-2015, 01:06 PM   #13
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http://www.androidpolice.com/2015/09...etty-bad-idea/

Gotta admit...makes sense.
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Old 01-10-2015, 01:12 PM   #14
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Android desperately needs to incorporate multi tasking or split screens natively in the next update for this type of device to take off
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Old 02-10-2015, 11:55 AM   #15
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For that price, I rather buy Sony tablet z4
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