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    Google teases a "something new to love" event on 4th October

    We are expecting a pair of Pixel branded smartphones to succeed the Nexus line.
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    Re: Google teases a "something new to love" event on 4th October

    I was thinking that I hope they'll be announcing the 4k chromecast as well, but I'm not sure I'll need it...

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    Re: Google teases a "something new to love" event on 4th October

    When i first read the title i though it was going to be privacy, that's a new thing for Google right?

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    Re: Google teases a "something new to love" event on 4th October

    The last picture is two iPhones... Took the term "Think different" too literally.

    Congrats, the pixel phone now looks like a random Chinese iPhone knock off...

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    Re: Google teases a "something new to love" event on 4th October

    This is one of those situations where I hope the rumors are not true, but they probably are

    I like my Huawei P9; it's a great phone and was a bargain at £300..but I would really like to go back to a Nexus type phone at some point. The last 2 were pretty poor imo (5X/6P) with the former being under powered and very "last generation", and the 6P being too big whilst also too expensive.

    I was really hoping we'd get back to a Nexus 4 or 5 level of quality and specs & style - even if we had to pay for it. Especially given the branding change to "pixel" which represents the top end chromebooks. Something special like a boarder less phone or something..but if we just get something like the leaked images then it's all very "meh". My P9 is already a great iPhone clone (even down to the screws and amount of glue thats been used), don't need another!

    HTC have done a great job with the Desire 10 though (from a design standpoint - the phone itself is woefully underpowered) so I do hold out some hope that the leaks are just early prototypes and something special is really on the way...

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    Re: Google teases a "something new to love" event on 4th October

    Hoping these will be good. Loved my Nexus 5 - I'd still have it if I hadn't cracked the screen and then had issues with the replacement... Needs to be better than the 5X as that was disappointingly expensive for what it was. I just hope pixel doesn't equal expensive otherwise I'll have to stay away.
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    Re: Google teases a "something new to love" event on 4th October

    Still using my Nexus 5 ....everything has just been too big and heavy ever since. Looking forward to seeing what the 5" Pixel X brings to the table.

    Why can't someone bring out a phone with the tight bezels of the LG G2? 5.2" screen and 70.9mm wide...
    Last edited by cptwhite_uk; 20-09-2016 at 04:48 PM.

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    Re: Google teases a "something new to love" event on 4th October

    I do miss my Nexus 5. I like my lg g4 but hate some of the lg stuff that i cannot remove and hate waiting for updates. I will most likely get the bigger pixel phone when my contract comes up for renewal next year.

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    Re: Google teases a "something new to love" event on 4th October

    If we go by that picture at the top, then what're the old and the borrowed bits.

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    Re: Google teases a "something new to love" event on 4th October

    Quote Originally Posted by cptwhite_uk View Post
    Still using my Nexus 5 ....everything has just been too big and heavy ever since. Looking forward to seeing what the 5" Pixel X brings to the table.

    Why can't someone bring out a phone with the tight bezels of the LG G2? 5.2" screen and 70.9mm wide...
    I'm still clinging on to my Nexus 5 as well. So far, Google phones released later have been deeply flawed, whether through performance, pricing or both.
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