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Pixel 3 XL Leaks Confirms Unwanted Design

Pixel 3 XL Leaks Confirms Unwanted Design Pixel 3 XL Leaks Confirms Unwanted Design
Melba Vasquez | 11 June, 2018, 13:35

If you were doubting that the recent photo leak of the Google Pixel 3 XL was any bit real, you were probably pointing to the logo stamp appearing at the bottom of the rear of the phone - that doesn't look like a Google "G" to us.

XDA Forums leaked a number of images which showed an astounding 6.2-inch Pixel 3 XL. It is at the same time previous year that the company launched the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. That includes the notch that so many people seem to be against as well as the sizeable chin - presumably required in order to get those stereo speakers onto the face of the device.

Thanks to some industrious digging by the fine folks at XDA Developers, references to both wireless charging and Active Edge have been unearthed in the latest Android P beta.

Wireless charging is one of the features you will find in high-end flagships from the big names in the industry.

Pixel 3 XL Leaks Confirms Unwanted Design

On the right side of the device, the photos show that volume and power buttons are positioned similarly to the Google Pixel 2 XL.

If Google is to do the same, at least for the Pixel 3 XL as this leak would appear to confirm, then we can expect there to be plenty of push back.

As per some reports from the XDA developers, the teardown of Android P beta 2 system code revealed a hidden code which indicates that the Google Pixel 3 lineup will have an improved wireless charging support with their upcoming software. Before that happened, however, he alleged that the smartphone vibrated when he squeezed it and determined that Active Edge was present. The other two are listed with codenames - crosshatch and blueline which are reportedly for Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 3 respectively. Ironically, the Pixel 3 will retain its single main camera, despite the industry-wide jump to dual cameras and, soon, even triple cameras. The report suggests that the glass back of the Pixel 3 will come with two finish.

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