The Google Pixel 6 is the standard phone in the Pixel 6 range and offers a 6.4-inch AMOLED display with a 50MP main camera and 12MP ultrawide lens.
The Pixel 6 is the first device to use the Google Tensor chip and comes with a choice of 128GB or 256GB storage.
There are three two-tone colour options available for customers looking to compare Google Pixel 6 mobile deals from UK networks.
|Google Pixel 6|
|Pixel resolution||1080 x 2400 at 411 ppi|
|Resistance||IP68 for water and dust resistance|
|Operating system||Android 12|
|Camera||Rear: 50MP, 12MP
|Video recording||4K video recording at up to 60 fps, 1080p recording at up to 240 fps|
|Colours||Sorta Seafoam, Kinda Coral, Stormy Black|
The Google Pixel 6 comes with a dual camera array. It features a 50MP wide lens with an aperture of f/1.9 with Dual Pixel PDAF, Laser AF and OIS to improve lens focus and stability, plus a 12MP ultrawide lens with an aperture of f/2.2. Digital zoom on the Google Pixel 6 is available at 7x, although customers will need to upgrade to the Pro model for optical zoom.
Video recording on the Google Pixel 6 is available in 4K quality at 30/60 fps or 1080p quality at 30/60/120/240 fps.
On the front of the Google Pixel 6 there is an 8MP wide lens. This offers 1080p recording at 30 fps.
Google introduced a new Magic Eraser feature on the Pixel 6 that allows users to remove elements from the background of photos. Video improvements include the Speech Enhancement feature to lower background noise during filming.
With a 6.4-inch AMOLED display, the Google Pixel 6 has one of the largest screens seen on a Google smartphone. It is a Full HD panel with a 90Hz refresh rate, allowing it to refresh up to 90 times per second for brightness. This refresh rate is manual, so users will need to turn it on or off.
The Google Pixel 6 screen is protected by Gorilla Glass Victus in case of shocks or falls.
Users can choose from two storage options when comparing Google Pixel 6 deals: 128GB and 256GB. Both storage choices have 8GB RAM.
There is no MicroSD card slot on the Google Pixel 6, meaning the amount of storage a user chooses at the purchase stage is the total amount available on the device itself, although cloud storage is an option.
The most notable design feature of the Google Pixel 6 is the camera bar across the rear that splits the back of the two-tone device. This is a distinctive new design feature on the Pixel 6 range is one of most unique camera units available.
Both the front and rear of the Pixel 6 are made from glass with a metal frame joining the two panels together.
Three two-tone colour choices are available: Stormy Black featuring a grey strip across the top, Sorta Seafoam which is a light green design and Kinda Coral which has a muted coral colour with a more vivid strip across the top of the device.
The Google Pixel 6 is one of the first devices to use the Google Tensor chip. It is a mobile processor made in-house by Google specifically for use in the Pixel series of smartphones.
No, there is no expandable storage available on the Google Pixel 6 as there is no MicroSD card slot on the device.
The Google Pixel 6 is rated IP68 for dust and water resistance, so it is resistant to 1.5 meters of water for up to 30 minutes.
No, the Google Pixel 6 does not have a 3.5mm headphone jack. Users will need a USB-C adaptor to listen to music using wired headphones with a 3.5mm jack.