Google unveils Pixel smartphone starting at $649

google-pixelTechnology major Google on Tuesday unveiled ‘Pixel’, the first ever smartphone made entirely by the company.

At a press event in San Francisco, Rick Osterloh, head of Google’s newly formed hardware group, introduced its 5-inch Pixel and 5.5-inch Pixel XL phones.

Aside from fast charging up to 7 hours of battery life in 15 minutes charging , Google Pixel made fun of iPhone 7 missing headphone jack .

The aluminium and glass bodied handset comes in two sizes with 5-inch and 5.5-inch displays, offering 32 GB and 128 GB storage options, and 4 GB RAM.

Unlike the iPhone 7, the Pixel phones retain a 3.5 mm headphone jack. It is slightly wedge-shaped, tapering from 8.6 mm at the top end to 7.4 mm at the bottom. The Pixel is 69.5 mm wide by 143.8 mm tall . With 12-megapixel camera and Android 7.1.