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The original Pixel XL from Google is on sale for $ 250 at Woot this month, offering a good price on a phone a little old that still resists pretty well. Woot also sells the Pixel XL with 128GB of storage, which sold for $ 869 when it debuted in October 2016.
Google stopped selling the original pixel almost exactly a year ago and the phone is now technically out of its operating system update period. But last month, Google revealed that the beta version of the next version of Android supports the original pixel, suggesting that the phone will receive the final update of Android Q when it will arrive later this year. This will extend Pixel's lifetime for at least a year before its software starts to become obsolete.
Pixel specifications are now obsolete for two years, but it's not like the phone can not resist. His camera is still one of the best available; The main upgrade that is missing is the optical image stabilization, added to the Pixel 2. The phone also lacks water resistance, added a year later, and a frameless screen design.
The original Pixel uses Google's own simplified version of Android. The phone Snapdragon 821 processor and 4 GB of RAM is still obtained perfectly. In addition, the original Pixel XL has a bonus that newer models do not have: a headphone jack. Enjoy.