Quick switch adapter: A wired setup to transfer contacts, photos, and messages (even from iMessage!) from your current phone to a Pixel.
Aesthetic changes: A new calendar and date icon, pull-out “pill” to launch a Google search, and new wallpapers. Maybe some new lock screen animation, too.
Camera features: The following is a list of software enhancements to the Pixel camera:
- Electronic Image Stabilization (“video stabilization”) 2.0
- White Balance Presets
- Exposure Compensation
- AE/AF Locking
- Viewfinder grid modes
- Hardware accelerated (on Qualcomm Hexagon coprocessor) HDR+ image processing
- Sensor Hub processor with tightly integrated sensors (accel, gyro, mag) + connectivity (Wi-Fi, Cell, GPS)
Sign up for CIO Asia eNewsletters.