For those of you disappointed to see how little Google values its own phones one year later, especially considering they can cost you up to $1000 initially, you might be better off purchasing your Pixel 4 elsewhere. "We determine availability based on a variety of factors, including local trends and product features", a company spokesperson said.
Google Pixel 4 and Google Pixel 4 XL are available in orange, white, and black and feature a recording app with the ability to transcribe voice recordings. They said they will be working with other Android phone manufacturers so we can probably expect it to be present in other devices later on.
The new smartphones have a dual-camera set-up - the first rear-facing multi-camera system to ever ship on a Pixel, as well as new face unlock technology, and gesture controls - so you can dismissively wave your hand above the screen to swat away a notification, or pause a track. The Motion Sense feature can be used to change the song playing, or reject a phone call, among other functions.
Google's yearly hardware event happened today in NYC. For Pixel 4 owners, the fact that Google Assistant is tightly integrated into the handset means that algorithms run locally rather than in the cloud, leading to a huge speed boost.
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Yesterday's Made By Google event was primarily about the launch of the Pixel 4, the Pixelbook Go, and a range of Nest devices - but there were a few extra bits and pieces to get excited about. Otherwise, both of these sport a Snapdragon 855 chipset, 6GB of RAM and 64GB of storage.
Prices for the Pixel 4 start at $1,049 and the for the XL, $1,279, which is cheaper than their predecessors.
As for the United Kingdom deal, until 28 October, Google will give anyone who pre-orders a Pixel 4 or Pixel 4 XL a free HP Chromebook with their purchase (if they claim it within 14 days).
Announced and launched in 2016, Daydream was Google's attempt to break into the burgeoning smartphone VR headset market and create a premium product to compete with Samsung's Gear VR.