Google announced on Friday that its next flagship Pixel 7 series will be available for pre-booking in India from October 6 – the same day it is set to host the “Made By Google” event to unveil the Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro . The company has already revealed the design and color options of the two handsets. Additionally, it has been confirmed that the Pixel 7 series will debut with the next-generation Google Tensor G2 SoC. These will notably be the first flagship smartphones to be officially launched in India since the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3XL.
Google shared a tweet on Friday revealing that the Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro will be available for pre-order in India via Flipkart starting October 6 at 9:30 p.m. However, the price and date of the first sale are still secret.
— Google India (@GoogleIndia) September 30, 2022
The shared poster confirmed that both of these smartphones will be available in all previously revealed color options – Obsidian, Snow, and Hazel for the Pixel 7 Pro, while the Pixel 7 gets the Lemongrass option instead of Hazel.
There have been rumors suggesting that Google may launch the Pixel 7 series at the same price as the launch price of the Pixel 6 lineup. A leaked Amazon listing solidified these rumors as it featured a standard Pixel 7 model priced at $599. (about Rs. 50,000). If these rumors are true, then the Pixel 7 Pro could arrive with a price tag of $899 (around Rs 75,000).
There have been several reports speculating about the possible specs of Google’s upcoming flagship series. The standard Pixel 7 is said to sport a 6.3-inch Full HD+ OLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate. Meanwhile, the Pixel 7 Pro is likely to sport a 6-inch QHD+ OLED display, 7 inches with a 120Hz refresh rate. These smartphones can also get up to 12GB of RAM and the Titan M.