The Google Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro have been confirmed to launch in October. The company has announced the October 4 launch date via X (formerly known as Twitter). The Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro have reportedly hit the FCC certification site weeks before their debut. The listing suggests that there may be five variants of the upcoming Pixel 8 series. Recently, the Pixel 8 Pro appeared on Google’s Google Subscriptions and Services promotion page, revealing color options and rear designs.
according to a Report According to 9to5Google, the Google Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro appeared on the FCC (Federal Communications Commission) website weeks before their debut. The list of smartphones listed by the FCC suggests that the phones may come in five variants. The Pixel 8 has model numbers GKWS6, G9BQD, GZPF0, GPJ41, and G1MNW, while the Pixel 8 Pro is said to be G1MNW.
Additionally, the Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro may support Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 6E, and Sub6 and mmWave 5G connectivity. The FCC is the US government agency that regulates communications and requires certification for all electronic devices that emit radio waves.
Meanwhile, images of the Google Pixel 8 Pro have also appeared on a promotional page for Google subscriptions and services. The leaked image reveals the color options as well as the rear design. The smartphone comes in Porcelain White color scheme. It will likely feature a triple rear camera setup mounted on a pill-shaped camera island. In addition to this, it is also hinted that there is another sensor next to the LED flash.
The Google Pixel 8 series is also expected to debut as an eSIM-only smartphone in some regions. The leaked renders show that the SIM card slot is missing on the left. However, these details have not been confirmed by Google, so it is recommended to take it with a grain of salt.