Google I/O is practically here, and that implies the send off of the exceptionally expected Pixel Crease and Pixel Tablet is close to the corner. The company always holds a keynote that reveals the most recent and greatest products that will end up in the hands of consumers, despite the fact that the annual conference is primarily geared toward developers.
Here is everything you need to know about when, where, and what to expect if you want to watch the keynote live but can’t make it to the event.
When is the main keynote for Google I/O 2023?
Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google, will deliver remarks at the main Google I/O 2023 keynote on May 10, 2023, at 1 PM ET/10 AM PT. The event will take place in person this year at the Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, California, with a small live audience.
Where can I watch the keynote at Google I/O?
You can watch the keynote online in a number of ways, including from Google’s website, Google’s YouTube channel, and the video embedded at the top of this post. You can always watch a recorded version of the event on YouTube after the fact if you are unable to watch the stream live.
With all that far removed, here are a portion of the things we anticipate that Google should declare during the occasion.
Google’s first foldable device has been a rumor for some time, but the company surprised everyone by making it official last week. The organization posted a picture and video of the Pixel Overlap, which shows a gadget that folds on a level plane, similar to a book.
While Google uncovered no insights regarding its particulars, a past report from CNBC proposes that the gadget could include a 5.8-inch show when shut and a 7.6-inch screen when unfurled, a similar size as Samsung’s Universe Z Overlap 4.
In the engine, the Pixel Crease is supposed to utilize Google’s Tensor G2, the framework on a chip utilized by Pixel 7-series gadgets. Like the other foldables available, the Pixel Overlap presumably won’t come modest. As indicated by CNBC, it could cost upwards of $1,700.
Another gadget we’ve been waiting for is the Google Pixel Tablet. In 2022, Google first showed off the tablet, which runs Android, at its I/O conference. Recent leaks show a tablet that fits in with the rest of the Pixel ecosystem and is available in a variety of color options, despite the fact that the initial images of the device did not make its design look particularly promising.
Google previously stated that the tablet will include a speaker and charging dock that allow it to function as a smart display like the Amazon Echo Show. The most recent 9to5Google rumors also suggest that it could have an 11-inch display, Android 13, Google’s Tensor G2 chip, 8GB of RAM, and a nanoceramic finish.
These rumors are supported by an earlier Pixel Tablet listing on Amazon, which has since been removed. The listing also suggests that the device may include three microphones, up to 256GB of storage, two 8-megapixel cameras on the front and back, and USI 2.0 stylus support. However, we do not yet know the Pixel Tablet’s price. Although Google’s European prices are occasionally higher than those in the United States, rumors indicate that they range between €600 and €650.
At this point, it is almost certain that the Google Pixel 7A will make an appearance at I/O. Not only did we get a look at a new sky-blue color option, but we also saw the box in which the device will be packaged. The Google Pixel 7A has been leaked multiple times over the course of the past few months. Hell, somebody even figured out how to get their hands on the Pixel 7A in Spring.
A Tensor G2 chip, an upgraded 64MP main camera, and a 13MP ultrawide camera are among the device’s rumored features. It could likewise send off with two highlights previously unheard of with Google’s spending plan cordial A-series gadgets: a refresh rate of 90 Hz and wireless charging support. However, these enhancements come at a cost: rumor has it that it could cost $50 more than the Pixel 6A, which costs $499.
The Google Pixel 7A has been released a few times throughout the course of recent months, and as of now, it’s practically unavoidable that it will show up at I/O. In addition to the fact that we got a glance at another sky-blue variety choice, however we likewise saw the container that the gadget will come bundled in. In fact, the Pixel 7A was even obtained by someone in March.
A Tensor G2 chip, an upgraded 64MP main camera, and a 13MP ultrawide camera are among the device’s rumored features. Additionally, it may debut with two features previously unavailable on Google’s budget-friendly A-series devices: a refresh rate of 90 Hz and wireless charging support. However, these enhancements come at a cost: rumor has it that it could cost $50 more than the Pixel 6A, which costs $499.
Google isn’t expected to officially launch the Pixel 8 until the fall, so it’s entirely possible that the company will skip an early preview and instead keep the focus on new devices like the Fold. In addition to the possible launch of the Pixel 7A, Google may also give us a glimpse at the upcoming Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro during this year’s I/O. However, if Google does demonstrate something, we already have some idea of what to anticipate.
OnLeaks and Smartprix’s leaked renders show the Pixel 8 Pro’s redesigned camera bar, which incorporates all three cameras into a single oval cutout. There’s likewise a sensor situated underneath the blaze that Smartprix accepts could be a large scale or profundity sensor. However, the camera configuration shown in the standard Pixel 8 renders is comparable to that of the Pixel 7.
The Pixel 8 Expert is supposed to accompany a 6.52-inch show with additional adjusted corners, an opening punch selfie camera, and 12GB of Slam, while the customary Pixel 8 will highlight a 6.2-inch screen with 8GB of Smash. One more finding from 9to5Google demonstrates that the Pixel 8 series could accompany a restrictive Video Clarify instrument to hone recordings.
Google has gone all in on AI with the launch of its rival ChatGPT, Bard. It is likely that Google will use some of its I/O keynote time to announce something related to AI.
Interior archives got by CNBC demonstrate that Google’s setting up a computer based intelligence weighty show, which will incorporate the send off of PaLM 2, the most recent form of the organization’s enormous language model (LLM) that backings north of 100 distinct dialects. The organization as of late said that it’s trying generative artificial intelligence apparatuses in Work area, beginning with Docs and Gmail, yet CNBC’s report proposes that Google will utilize I/O to declare that it’s extending those elements to Sheets and Slides.
Additionally, Google may announce Bard enhancements. In addition to allowing you to use the bot to generate, debug, and explain lines of code, the company is said to be introducing “generative experiences” across Bard and search that involve coding, math, and “logic,” as well as adding support for the languages of Japan and Korea. This additionally follows reports that Google will deliver new man-made intelligence fueled search instruments at some point this month.
It is always possible for Google to announce a wildcard product, such as a Pixel Watch update. Additionally, it appears that a brand-new Pixel Buds A-series color is in the works. Be that as it may, with the send off of the Pixel Tablet and Pixel Overlap, Google will have a really interesting occasion for all intents and purposes.
Between hardware launches, the company is more likely to make a few smaller announcements like updates to Maps, Photos, and Google Assistant. As it continues to add new features to its Google Home app, it may even have some information to share about its smart home products.
If you have any desire to keep awake to date on Google’s most recent declarations, make a point to remain tuned to our Google I/O storystream.