Gallery: Google unveils new Pixel 3 smartphone and other gadgets to chase Apple, Amazon

Google showed off a pair of new Pixel phones, a tablet computer and a speaker with a screen in a deluge of new products aimed at competing with the latest gadgets from big technology rivals. The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL phones offer significant upgrades to prior models by adding a nearly edge-to-edge screen on the larger model, more display area on both phones, faster processors and an improved camera.
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The new Google Pixel 3 XL smartphone is displayed during a Google product release event, October 9, 2018 in New York City. The phones will go on sale on October 18 for a base starting retail price of $799 for the Pixel 3 and $899 for the Pixel 3 XL. Google also released a new tablet called the Pixel Slate and the Google Home Hub.
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The new Google Pixel 3 sits on display at a Google hardware launch event at The Yard on October 9, 2018 in London, England. The tech giant have today launched the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL phones, Pixel Slate and Google Home Hub.
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The new Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones are displayed during a Google product release event, October 9, 2018 in New York City. The phones will go on sale on October 18 for a base starting retail price of $799 for the Pixel 3 and $899 for the Pixel 3 XL. Google also released a new tablet called the Pixel Slate and the Google Home Hub.
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The new Google Pixel 3 smartphone is displayed during a Google product release event, October 9, 2018 in New York City. The phones will go on sale on October 18 for a base starting retail price of $799 for the Pixel 3 and $899 for the Pixel 3 XL. Google also released a new tablet called the Pixel Slate and the Google Home Hub.
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The new Google Home Hub is displayed during a Google product release event, October 9, 2018 in New York City. The phones will go on sale on October 18 for a base starting retail price of $799 for the Pixel 3 and $899 for the Pixel 3 XL. Google also released a new tablet called the Pixel Slate and the Google Home Hub.
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The new Pixel Slate tablet is displayed during a Google product release event, October 9, 2018 in New York City. The phones will go on sale on October 18 for a base starting retail price of $799 for the Pixel 3 and $899 for the Pixel 3 XL. Google also released a new tablet called the Pixel Slate and the Google Home Hub.
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A live stream is displayed for invited guests at a Google hardware launch event at The Yard on October 9, 2018 in London, England. The tech giant have today launched the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL phones, Pixel Slate and Google Home Hub.
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Trond Wuellner, director of Product Management at Google, discusses the new Google Pixel Slate tablet during a Google product release event, October 9, 2018 in New York City. The phones will go on sale on October 18 for a base starting retail price of $799 for the Pixel 3 and $899 for the Pixel 3 XL. Google also released a new tablet called the Pixel Slate and the Google Home Hub.
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Diya Jolly, VP of Product Management at Google, discusses the new Google Home Hub during a Google product release event, October 9, 2018 in New York City. The phones will go on sale on October 18 for a base starting retail price of $799 for the Pixel 3 and $899 for the Pixel 3 XL. Google also released a new tablet called the Pixel Slate and the Google Home Hub.
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Rick Osterloh, SVP of hardware at Google, discusses a new suite of Google products during a product release event, October 9, 2018 in New York City. The new Pixel 3 smartphones will go on sale on October 18 for a base starting retail price of $799 for the Pixel 3 and $899 for the Pixel 3 XL. Google also released a new tablet called the Pixel Slate and the Google Home Hub.
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Liza Ma, product manager at Google, discusses the new Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones during a Google product release event, October 9, 2018 in New York City. The phones will go on sale on October 18 for a base starting retail price of $799 for the Pixel 3 and $899 for the Pixel 3 XL. Google also released a new tablet called the Pixel Slate and the Google Home Hub.