Google Pixel 4 and 4 XL review: the best Android experience

Pubblicato il 21 ott 2019
The Pixel 4 has at least five major new hardware-based features: face unlock, Motion Sense, the new Google Assistant, the new 90Hz display, and a second telephoto camera lens. It’s also available on all four major US carriers for the first time. The price starts at $799. Here’s The Verge review of the Pixel 4 with Dieter Bohn.
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  • Then there’s the note10 and 1+ 7t pro as well

  • Best phone review I have seen so far 👍

  • What a great review! My first time watching your review and you got everything on point. I had the Pixel 2 XL for almost 2 years now and it was one of the best phones when it came out. I got to say that this phone is worth it if they do drop the price. I got the 4 XL with a pretty good discount and it's worth the price. If Google started the Pixel 4 price lower, it wouldn't be as reviewed negatively by reviewers.

  • To put a phone in the case? Really???? My phone dont have case and is work perfect under water and is shockproof. And most interesting is the price, it cost 105$. And you try to tell me that 1000$ phone need case because when you drop it on the ground and his life gone but 100$ phone dont need because is made it to survive. Why you make 1000$ phone and didnt make it to survite droping and water? Is that normal?

  • The reviews are so bad on both pixals I'm buying the 128gb XL anyway. The design is boring but I for one like it. The camera will still be a wonderful experience. The soli-radar is a gimmick but will get better? I will wait for black friday & save a few $$. I don't care what the reviewers say, I'll judge it for myself. Maybe it should have 8gb's & 128gb's of base storage. I don't think the 6gb's of ram will be a problem with performance!

    • Personal the looks amazing in person and I love my phone so far 🤷🏾‍♂️

  • Is it smooth when transitioning between screens? I gotta have that smooth buttery experience

  • Pixel 4 had better portrait mode by far...look at 09:19

  • It is true that once you start using face unlock ya get used to it. My stuff works even at night...I never gave it a chance but once I did I've never looked back

  • Where exactly was he shooting @9:48? The place is just beautiful.

  • Is this phone a better buy over the OnePlus 7 Pro? It'll take a lot of convincing for me to consider the Pixel 4 XL.

  • I wish project soli was MORE flakey! It switches songs when I don't want it to all the time lol

  • If you're worried about face unlock going when you're sleeping, just turn on lockdown before you go to sleep. I dunno why no reviewer has mentioned this

  • 3 reasons why I ordered it : 1) Fastest Android updates 2) Camera 3) It's kinda clean inside (My own opinion)

  • This review made me buy the phone, and then all the other reviews tore it apart savagely. I still enjoy it. Love the face unlock and the telephoto. Best software on any phone.

    • Is it really smooth with no dropped frames? For me it's either this or galaxy

  • Thank you for this. Very informative.

  • Here's the part they left out. On the worst hardware for the price.

  • So now someone can unlock ur phone while u sleep and also make payments while you sleep Wow google way to go

  • I think the phone colour was edited to look more pink

  • Google shill

  • Google is the King of phone photography.

  • wow...nice vid. great review

  • I was about to NOT buy the Pixel after having every iteration of it... Now I'm having second thoughts.

  • Tested the astrophotography last night and it's unbelievable

  • I have trouble taking the Verge seriously..... I still watch though

  • I don-t care about video, c'mon Google, just do something with the battery and you'll have the perfect phone! at least for me!

  • Again again and say about this phone camera no other side in pone has chepsate parformance in gameing,battery life time,Display quality and other side

  • It is soooo bad!

  • uh it's Google NO THANKS

  • But why did I choose to upgrade from my S8 to a P4XL? Because Android. To say the VERY least. Edit: Thank you for a frank, balanced and fair comparison.

  • If face unlock a problem use a pin when you turn off the phone got to use a pin anyway

  • Paid review by Google

  • This review is just amazing! Great Video with incredible quality :)

  • I have loved every pixel I've ever had. I like not having bloatware that I don't want, pixel only comes with Google products. The phone is made to work with these apps and it does it well.

  • Great review. First one I've watched that wasn't so negative.

  • Uff ill just wait another year Again

  • This video should be titled "Good life advice while reviewing the Pixel 4".

  • Hey everyone! I'm a pixel fun. Have every XL version. Everytime was unlucky with the screen - burns a lot. Software is great and camera blew me away, BUT: 11 PRO has much bigger battery and screen is not so dim...with even a little bit worse camera but with wide lense and better video...I really don't know which one to buy. Thank you for all responses. Price is not a concern

  • Didn't see those 17min pass

  • I feel sick after listening to this...🤮

  • Matte rails = nice; glossy surfaces are fingerprint magnets. Apple owner, but hate Apple Design's philosophy of "lets make great renders" vs "lets make products that can survive wear, or wear down gracefully." Hate it.

  • Welcome to bezel city

  • If it goes on sale for Black Friday, I'll buy it. If not, I'll get the 3a.

  • I like my iPhone 11 128gb for $750..👍😅

  • If you are sleeping with people you don't trust... you have bigger problems than phone selection.

  • Good review... I didn't detect any - not an iPhone snarkyness - and felt this was a very good review. Thanks.

  • my pixel 4 xl sometimes freezes when i take pictures

  • They aint cheap, but WAY cheaper than the iPhone 11 pro

  • Might have to upgrade from my pixel 3xl 🤔

  • Only question I have..Where to get those pokemon wallpapers

  • Ok what does sweater mode mean guys

  • These are my requirements with the phones I want to buy... - Small - Flagship SoC - Close to stock Android that's upgradeable to Pie - No software version higher than 9 out of the box That's only 4 requirements but I'm still having a hard time finding a smartphone that fits that mold or I might already own them. Pixel 4 disqualifies itself because it will come with Android 10 which I'm trying to avoid. Pixel 3 Essential Phone Nokia 8 Sirocco Pixel 2 Pixel Sony Xperia XZ1C & XZ2C don't have the gestures I prefer. So the only one from that list I would get is the Nokia 8 Sirocco. I believe the Snapdragon 835 was the most efficient flagship SoC they released since the 800/801. And the Sirocco also has 260 mAh more than my Essential and slightly smaller display to make the battery life even last longer. I could easily get the Pixel 1 or 2 but I already owned the former and feel the 3 is better than either one except for maybe battery life and lacking the headphone jack of the 1. Buying a Pixel 1 or 2 would just feel redundant. There's really no phone out there I want to buy. The Nokia 8 is a little too tall similar to the size of an iPhone XR / 11 / 3a while its Sirocco sibling has similar dimensions to the Essential. Except I hate curved displays. If I want to retire my Pixel 3 and Essential in a few years, I will have a difficult time replacing them. I refuse to use any Android version that breaks my Call Blacklist Pro app. I could settle for a Razer Phone 1 or 2 but they're too big. I'm hoping the next Motorola RAZR comes with Pie out of the box. Tough out there to find a phone that can meet my 4 requirements. I know the Pixel 4 won't meet it thanks to Android 10.

  • I stopped watching after less than a minute when he said the huge top bezel was ok and he got used to it. hello? have you seen phones that cost 1/4 the price of this phone that have no bezel? sorry, but that right there told me this guy is paid off.

  • Only 64 and 128GB and no wide angle lens is kind of a deal breaker. Edit: Not to mention the battery size.

  • Pixel camera losing So My poco f1 losing Pixel video is bad So poco f1 video is bad Pixel will give good update if they Poco again gonna be budget king :D

  • the very reason that you mentioned about Deep Fusion and no unlimited storage makes this a fair review.

  • I just watched this with my new pixel 4, with live transcribe, and it's spot on accurate

  • he gets what the pixel 4 is about better than most reviewers, even mkbhd whined about this losing the point of whom the phone is targetting and at whom this is aimed for, although it isn't available here in India i would have bought it if it launched, i have the pixel 3 xl and it's awesome and people with 9-5 jobs who prefer android, there's no better phone.

  • No 3.5mm audio jack, no physical fingerprint sensor, no memory expansion slot, no thank you.

  • Dieter should start his own channel

  • Could you also make a camera comparison with the p30 pro to see how much the zoom can do on the pixel 4? Great video, love the content!!