Google at least in the near future will be officially release in Russia their new smartphones Pixel and Pixel XL, presented at a special event on 4 October. Reported life with reference to leading analyst Mobile Research Group of Eldar Murtazin.
The fact that Russia is not working Google Store through which the company implements their technique. Besides, at Google there are no distributors who could deal with importation and customs clearance of smartphones. With a new Pixel Google takes all these responsibilities on themselves, and if the previous Nexus was brought to the company that made them (IT giant has developed them in partnership with Huawei, LG, HTC), now will be responsible for everything Google, said Murtazin.
“Google is interested in the Russian market, just by themselves, a new model of odd in the world expected they are in great demand. Nexus is also always sold very poorly. Pixel behind the leaders, but it is worth while as the iPhone 7 or Samsung Galaxy S7”, — he said.
Google introduced its first smartphone under the brand Pixel 4 Oct 2016. Is built-in voice assistant Google Assistant, it is also, according to the company, the most effective camera compared to competitive products. The minimum price Pixel with 32 GB of internal storage will be $649 (41 thousand rubles). For the version with 128 GB manufacturer asking for $749 (almost 47 thousand rubles). Older model with 32 GB will sell for $769 (48 thousand roubles), and for the maximum configuration will have to pay $869 (54 thousand rubles).
The Google smartphones will be available in the US, Canada, Australia and India. While information on other countries, including Russia, the presentation is not presented.
Simultaneously with display of the Pixel, Google has stated that it has “no plans” to release new devices under the brand Nexus, which was developed in 2010.