Well,not quite it’s officially called “pixel,phone by google.” And the search gaint unveiled it Tuesday during a much-hyped event in span Francisco.The pixel,available with either a 5-inch or 5.5-inch display.It’s sharp calculated shift for google.The Pixel ends years of speculation about when Google would actually build a premium phone. The rumors started the second Google buy a tiny mobile software startup called Android in 2005, a move that ultimately pit it against Apple’s iOS software for the iPhone. It provoked Apple’s Steve Jobs to declare he was willing to spend every bit of his company’s cash on struggle a “thermonuclear” war to destroy Android.
So when Apple announced its own foray into the Smartphone market in 2007 with the iPhone, we knew impressive was missing, an archrival. Coke has Pepsi, the Lakers have the Celtics, Tupac had Biggie. The iPhone required a worthy competitor, somebody even more formidable than Samsung, the world’s biggest maker of phones.That’s why a Google phone has been a long time coming. “When we to finish decided to do it, everyone was like, ‘What took you bozos so long?'” Brian Rakowski, a Google vice president of product management, said in an interview Tuesday.