Google Pixel 8 Pro Price in Kenya
Google Pixel 8 Pro price in Kenya starts at Kes 145,800. The fantastic Pixel 8 Pro sports a vibrant and attractive design featuring an immersive 6.7-inch LTPO OLED 120Hz display with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2 protection. The phone has high brightness levels reaching up to 2400nits and a high screen resolution that ensures you do not strain in low or high light. The phone has sufficient storage space for 12GB RAM and different internal storage variants, including 128GB, 256GB, 52GB, and 1TB.
Google Pixel 8 Pro has peak performance at low power consumption, running on the Google Tensor 3rd generation SoC with a nano core CPU and Immortalis-G715s MC10 GPU. The phone is integrated with the latest Android 14 OS for a more personalized and customizable phone experience. The phone is powered by a 5050mAh Li-Ion built-in battery rechargeable using a 27W wired charger with PD 3.0 18W wireless or reverse charging. The Pixel 8 Pro supports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.3, satellite navigation, NFC, and a USB-C 3.2 cable. Buy yours today at Phoneprice Kenya.
Google Pixel 8 Pro Specs
|Model||Google Pixel 8 Pro|
|4th October 2023
12th October 2023
|Price||Kes. 145,800 – Kes. 175,800|
|Internal Storage||128GB, 256GB|
|SD Card Slot||No|
|Dimensions||162.6 x 76.5 x 8.8mm|
|Display Type||LTPO OLED, HDR10+|
|Screen Resolution||1344 x 2992 pixels resolution, 489PPI density|
|Display Size||6.7 inches|
|Operating System||Android 14|
|Chipset||Google Tensor G3 (4nm)|
|CPU Speed||Nano Core (1×3.0 GHz Cortex-X3 & 4×2.45 GHz Cortex-A715 & 4×2.15 GHz Cortex-A510)|
50MP of f/1.7, 25mm wide, PDAF, Laser AF, OIS
48MP of f/2.0, 1260 ultrawide, Dual pixel PDAF
48MP of f/2.8, 113mm Telephoto, 5x optical zoom, OIS, PDAF
Dual ED flash, pixel shift, ultra HDR, Panorama
Supporting video quality of 4k@24/30/60fps
10.5MP, f/2.2, 20mm, ultrawide
Auto-HDR, Panorama, PDAF
Supporting video quality up-to 4k@24/30/60fps
|Network||GSM, HPSA, LTE, 5G|
|SIM Card||Nano SIM, esim|
|GPS||Yes. Equipped with GLONASS, GPS, A-GPS, and GALILEO|
|Wi-Fi & WLAN|| Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band
|USB||USB Type-C 3.2|
|Sensor||Fingerprint (Under-display, Optical), accelerometer, proximity, Compass, Barometer, Spectral and Flicker UWB Support.|
|Battery||Li-Ion 5050 mAh, non-removable|
|Fast Charging||· 30W Wired Fast charging PD3.0
· 23W Wireless
· Reverse charging
|Color||Obsidian, Bay, Porcelain|
|Others||IP68 Water and dust resistant,|
The fantastic Google Pixel 8 Pro has an aesthetic design with a glass front and back with Aluminium frames, and the material used to make the phone is reliable, promoting sustainability. The back has a matt finish that gives it a shimmering appearance and is made of fingerprint-resistant material that assures you of cleanliness. Regarding the display, you are presented with a large 6.7-inch LTPO OLED screen with a 120Hz refresh rate that allows you to immerse yourself in the phone experience. The screen has Gorilla Glass Victus 2 protection that helps prevent scratches and possible crashes in case of an accidental fall. An additional durability feature is the IP68 water and dust resistance rating, allowing up to 1.5m for 30 minutes so that when your phone falls in water, you can retrieve it and continue using it. The screen has a high 1344 x 2992 pixels resolution and approximately 489PPI density, ensuring you can view clear images on the screen. Out in the sun, and you need to use your phone? Worry not since the Google Pixel 8 Pro allows up to 2400nits brightness; hence, you will not strain your eyes.
Processor and OS
Google Pixel 8 Pro acknowledges the need for a high-performance phone with less power consumption. The phone is integrated with the latest Android 14 OS for a more personalized and customizable phone experience. This operating system brings you AI-generated wallpapers, safety features, and the latest updates to ensure that you control your gadget and your life. The Pixel 8 Pro runs on the upgraded Google Tensor G3 chipset by 4 nm technologies, with a Nano-core (1 x 3.0 GHzCortex-X3 & 4 x 2.45 GHz Cortex-A715 & 4 x 2.15 GHz Cortex-A510) CPU and the Immortalis-G715s MC10 GPU with 10 cores for smooth phone operations and gaming. The SoC is a high-performance and power-efficient processor that enables you to perform all your tasks smoothly. Combined with 5G connectivity, the Pixel 8 Pro is a high-performance device supporting gaming, 3D graphic rendering, video editing, and other demanding tasks.
Battery and Charging
Google Pixel 8 Pro is powered by a massive storage battery that lasts many hours, allowing you to enjoy your phone more. The battery is a Li-Ion 5050mAh built-in battery with decent performance. The battery is charged using the USB-C 3.2 cable at 30W wired PD3.0, 23W wireless, or reverse charging. The charging options ensure convenience and help fill up the battery within the shortest time possible to get you going.
Google Pixel 8 Pro features upgraded and more powerful cameras for taking photos and videos before sharing them with friends and family. The main camera is a dual setup camera with a triple rear and a front selfie camera; the phone will enable you to take sharp photos and videos, editing them according to your preference, liking, and need. The main camera is a 50MP f/2.0 wide camera with a Multidirectional PDAF, laser AF, and OIS. This camera is supported by a 48MP f/2.8 telephoto with 5x optical zoom and another 48MP f/2.0 Ultrawide 1260 camera for more vibrant, natural, and vivid photos. The camera supports Dual LED flash, Pixel shift, Ultra HDR, and Panorama. The rear camera records videos of up to 4k@30fps. The selfie camera is a 10.5MP f/2.2 ultrawide camera that supports Auto HDR and Panorama for more efficient photography. The selfie camera also records videos up to 4k@30fps. Google Pixel has more AI camera features that enhance photography, allowing you to edit and ensure the satisfaction you need for your photos and videos. They include:
- Face detection and Face unlock.
- Auto ultra HDR
- Digital and zooming
- Continuous shooting
- White balance
- Best Take
- Magic Editor
- Video Boost
Google Pixel 8 Pro is a high-capacity phone that enables you to save more and delete less. The phone has 12GB RAM and several internal storage variants where you can choose one that fits your needs and intended tasks. A 128G, 256GB, 512GB, and 1TB internal storage variants are available. The phone lacks a dedicated microSD card slot but provides sufficient memory for all your apps, photos, videos, and documents.
Network and Connectivity
Google Pixel 8 Pro allows GSM (2G), UMTS (3G), HSPA, LTE (4G), and 5G network connectivity. With 5G, you can connect easily to the internet, browse, and download more without worrying about the annoying buffering and lagging. Connections to the internet can be made through WI-FI 802.11a, Wi-Fi Direct, or hotspot. Additionally, the impressive Pixel 8 Pro is Bluetooth 5.3 and NFC enabled and comes with a USB Type C 3.2 cable, allowing connection and sharing of files with other devices. The device also supports tethering, computer, and OTA synchronizing. Furthermore, the Google Pixel 8 Pro allows satellite navigation using GPS (L1+ L5), GLONASS (G1), GALILEO (E1 + E5a), and QZSS (L1 + L5). Google Pixel 8 has quality sound output using the stereo loudspeakers and earpiece available on the phone.
Biometrics and Sensors
The phone has different sensors that help with the phone’s functioning and make the user feel in control. The phone has an in-display fingerprint sensor, which can be used to keep phone data private and secure. There is also a face detection feature in the selfie camera with algorithms that enable you to unlock your phone just by looking at it. Proximity, compass, barometer, accelerometer, and gyro sensors enhance the phone user experience. The back of the phone is fitted with a barometer sensor that enables you to detect the temperature of different items, which is useful in life. Additionally, there is a Flicker and Spectral sensor to reduce noise and adjust camera settings for high-quality photos. Furthermore, Google Pixel 8 Pro supports Ultrawideband (UWB), enabling wireless communication between connected devices.
Hits and Misses
- Quality camera settings and features
- Massive and long-lasting 5050mAh Li-Ion battery
- Supports wired, wireless, and reverse charging.
- High-capacity memory space of up to 1TB of internal storage
- IP68 Rating
- 5G enabled.
- High-performance and power-efficient processor
- Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2 protector
- High screen refresh rate @120Hz
- NFC and Bluetooth enabled.
- 7 years of software updates
- High Price tag
- Throttling issues
Comparing Google Pixel 8 Pro with its predecessors, the phone has more upgrades and improvements, making it worth the price. Unlike its competitors, who offer 2 or 4 years of system updates, Google Pixel 8 Pro offers you 7 years, which is a long time, and you might have upgraded to the next new model, if there will be any. Above all, the performance, memory, battery, and camera features are impressive enough, with a beautiful design. The phone is worth experiencing.
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