Google Changed EVERYTHING With The Pixel 5

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Is Google making a misstep with the Google Pixel 5 and 4a 5G? It looks like they're changing their strategy by making phones cheaper without the high-end specs. Does it make sense?
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  • Missing Note: The Pixel 5 is IP68 rated where the 4a 5G is not.

    ShortCircuitShortCircuitAylar önce
    • this actually makes the pixel 5 worth it over the 4a

      Gabriel RodriguezGabriel RodriguezAylar önce
    • @koen miseur i know, its really irritating me that i really want to buy google phone 😔

      ๖ۣۜRɐndy๖ۣۜRɐndyAylar önce
    • Coming from a 1 or 2. The Pixel 5 scores waay lower than the 3XL

      John OthwoloJohn OthwoloAylar önce
    • @Dtr146 yes my Pixel 2 was waterproof. But then the waterproofing went away and has finally come back with the Pixel 5.

      chifylubechifylubeAylar önce
    • @withadancenumber just keep in mind though, I lot of phones including the 4a 5g are sealed just as well as phones with IP68 ratings, the only difference is they don't have to pay for expensive equipment to test it. I'm sure a 4a 5g is probably the same if not almost the same amount of water resistance

      iKingRPGiKingRPGAylar önce
  • Install graphene os on it.

    PinkNinja14PinkNinja147 saatler önce
  • Did you just open on Google Chrome DEVIL

    Noah Arc ElavananNoah Arc ElavananGün önce
  • whats the brand of the shirt? 🤷🏻‍♂️

    YeiayelYeiayelGün önce
  • i personally use the usb "thingy tool" a lot as a rooter and custom rom loader not even with the pixel itself. Thanks google ;)

    TheLastTennoTheLastTenno3 gün önce
  • I’ll take a notch with face unlock than a back fingerprint reader. Under the glass reader or power button readers are different stories.

    Jagged637Jagged6374 gün önce
  • I like printing on a T-shirt. :)

    Roberts BrūverisRoberts Brūveris4 gün önce
  • I have the white pixel 4 and it has a lovely frosted glass back which I haven’t found slippery. You just picked the wrong colour!

    WatermelontasticWatermelontastic6 gün önce
  • Anyone knows why they removed the headphone jack? A big stepback nonetheless.

    Weronika MWeronika M7 gün önce
  • 2:54 What if your face is wet?

    mdogzinomdogzino7 gün önce
  • Still rockin' the Pixel 1 (XL). Battery ain't what it used to be, but everything else is still good. Torn between the Pixel 5 and the OnePlus 8T.... still trying to decide.

    P WadeP Wade7 gün önce
  • Excellent video 👍 I'm still rocking the non XL Pixel 2, I love it. So glad 4a has the headphone jack.

    Stuart BufferyStuart Buffery8 gün önce
  • I am hesitant to get the 5, only because last year I switched from a Samsung GS8 to the Pixel 4....and it had the worst battery I've ever experienced. Really hopeful, but I won't be afraid to send it back to Google within 14 days if there's bs.

    beachnerbum710beachnerbum7109 gün önce
  • I bought a note 20 ultra rather then getting pixel. I had the pixel 3xl and loved it but the specs of the pixel 5 are underwhelming.

    StevenSteven10 gün önce
  • I dont understand why a flagship android device dropped their specs by so much (crappy processor, old camera, no xl version) They just expect us to pay more for a crappier version of their old phones, with the all new "5g" that has been shown we'll never really use it.

    Josh FJosh F10 gün önce
  • Pixel 5 should have been launched with the 855+ chipset.

    Deepak RoundalDeepak Roundal10 gün önce
  • I really could not justify the new Iphones with no 90hz screen, No charger in the box and I would be new to the eco system so had to buy a charger and the pixel is still £200 cheaper than the Iphone 12! I have now the pixel 5 and it was a worthy upgrade from the 2 XL, the screen with the refresh rate makes such a notable difference and updates have now ended on my pixel 2 xl, nice one google!

    Duke NukemDuke Nukem11 gün önce
  • Next year idc how much they make it better they better not make the phone any bigger

    Ak1ra FAk1ra F11 gün önce
  • is james gay? ( not judging just out of curiosity )

    Samip DalviSamip Dalvi11 gün önce
  • ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

    Adrian TelloAdrian Tello12 gün önce
  • Worst part about it is the rubbish speakers and the lack of 2 finger control. Coming from a pixel 3 these things were hugely noticeable to me. All that muscle memory needs retraining.. move for the worse getting rid of that.

    Tony JonesTony Jones13 gün önce
  • Wow my 2018 Samsung Galaxy S9 has Snapdragon 845 they're really trying to be like Apple 🍎 we don't even have to try. You'll just buy

    DogCatCow ChickenDogCatCow Chicken14 gün önce
  • That little adapter is the best thing ever. I used to work at vodafone and nothing saved us more time than those adapters

    Teige SherwoodTeige Sherwood14 gün önce
  • Love that they brought back the fingerprint reader. Not a fan of the face unlock and you're absolutely correct about the reach into the pocket and unlocking with your finger.

    Al PadillaAl Padilla14 gün önce
  • Keeping my 4xl, the five ain't cutting it for me, shoe, shoe. Why downgrade? The 855 is still 🤴 king compared to the 765processer, 😬 yikes. Many will argue, nah, it's still a mid-ranger! Maybe good but not at 7oo.oo plus tax? Should have been 550.00 to 600.00 max!

    David MartranoDavid Martrano15 gün önce
  • I guess Apple thinks your upgrading from a previous iPhone or you have Mac book

    steveo314steveo31416 gün önce
  • never once have i had a phone fall out of my pocket let alone fly across the room

    john russojohn russo20 gün önce
  • Privacy>

    Whole ReflectionsWhole Reflections21 gün önce
  • Thanks for your sharing and the Chinese subtitle. I have subscribed your channel.

    Bowie WangBowie Wang21 gün önce
  • noobs....i use Pixel Experience custom rom 😹

    Sai YelaveSai Yelave23 gün önce
  • I got the Pixel 5 and I love it so far. Coming from iphone 8 plus. The 4a 5g looks solid but it's too big. I was looking to downsize after the massive 8 plus I was on.

    Johnnie SimpsonJohnnie Simpson24 gün önce
  • Don't think we didn't notice the galaxy watch active 2 on your wrist

    Temmie gaming and memesTemmie gaming and memes24 gün önce
  • I chose the 5 because of waterproofing.

    thomas kimblerthomas kimbler24 gün önce
  • Pixel 5 feels cheap and Android is far less polished and 'suave' than iOS. After 10 years with iPhone. I bought the Pixel cause the Google Store had a free Bose headphone offer but after a few days with the Pixel 5. I just couldn't use it and sent it back. Android is gimmicky, Alert sounds are muted. Speaker is awful. The recycled plastic at the back feels and looks horrible. The only good thing about the Pixel 5 is the notifications at the top where else the now useless face unlock notch is ugly and takes too much real estate space.

    Abraham TsfayeAbraham Tsfaye25 gün önce
  • this vid just made me more glad I got the 4a instead of the 4a 5g or 5

    Alec StageAlec Stage25 gün önce
  • Still rocking a pixel 3xl (after my note 9 fell apart well before its time) Works great! My next phone is going to either be a newer pixel or a oneplus, Has anyone had both and prefer one or the other? Only thing that kills me about the pixel is the battery isnt great

    GamingWithPets101GamingWithPets10126 gün önce
  • Just because you don't use something doesn't make it "junk." That's why you get a thumbs down and I won't bother with the rest of your vid.

    Rory StormRory Storm27 gün önce
  • I would say the success of the "a" series probably inspired them to stick with their strengths. My 3a I've had for nearly a year now and it has been the best overall android I have used since switching to Android in 2017.

    Ramon GonzaloRamon Gonzalo27 gün önce
  • Glass smartphones have always made no sense. It is like let's make a glass car! Simple looked nice, and who cares. Glass phones are just another example of corporations seeing how stupid us consumers will be. I wonder where all those broken glass phones are today? I am sure there is a warehouse full of them.

    Dennis DowdDennis Dowd28 gün önce
  • We getting a full review??

    crisismcnoodlecrisismcnoodle28 gün önce
  • If You are looking for small phone ,try Sony Xperia compacts ;)

    Shinji OnOShinji OnO28 gün önce
  • What I hated is that with the Pixel 5, they got rid of 2 step navigation. The 5 only has gestures, or 3 step navigation which looks dated. Why? My 3XL has Android 11 but keeps 2 step navigation.

    Jason SteeleJason Steele29 gün önce
  • An adapter tool is actually needed. I just switched from apple and this made the transfer process seamless and totally worth the addition.

    Jonathan LeeJonathan Lee29 gün önce
  • I'm stunned that no one talks about one of the biggest uppset of pixel phones! The alarm clock won't ring if the device is turned off. I've bought a pixel 4A and instantly regretted. All this fancy apps and stuff but not the basic option you can ask a smartphone... And no youtuber mentioning this :(

    philippe morouçophilippe morouçoAylar önce
  • i can't believe they made james do the soy face.

    Eric GerwatowskiEric GerwatowskiAylar önce
  • Why would i value a pixel 4 owners opinion?

    Alf Lenni ErlandsenAlf Lenni ErlandsenAylar önce
  • That's not true. I have the pixel 4 and I don't have a case or a skin on it and it's never fell out of my pocket or slid off a table

    Sean RenziSean RenziAylar önce
  • Who's watching this video on a pixel 2 XL on 1440p like a real OG ?

    Mandolphin #notadolphinMandolphin #notadolphinAylar önce
  • James: Sings “My Little Pixel” to MLP theme It’s infected both Linus and James, the harbingers of the Apocalypse are here

    LanidienLanidienAylar önce
  • If its all software just do an update instead of me buying a new phone

    Co TechCo TechAylar önce
  • Fun fact, I've seen that @Dream video like 7times

    Gabriel SasietaGabriel SasietaAylar önce
  • I would love to get the Pixel 4a 5G, but I need to downsize from my unwieldy S10+, and the Pixel 5 has a mighty fine shape.

    Cesar TapiaCesar TapiaAylar önce
  • Just wanted to clear up that the Pixel Visual core never had any Neural AI capabilities. It was just a dedicated HDR and denoise accelerator.

    SwissOnYTSwissOnYTAylar önce
  • Breathing a sigh of relief after getting a 4a at launch. The 4a 5G and 5 don't offer anything I'd be willing to pay more money for

    Kurtis ScribaKurtis ScribaAylar önce
  • 1:40 no no no not junk. those adapters are for more than just transferring. It helps you attach usb stuff like mouse or headphones or game controllers. Super useful

    Dustin Miller - PolyInnovatorDustin Miller - PolyInnovatorAylar önce
  • What the hell is that thumbnail

    Loko8Loko8Aylar önce
  • I'm coming from the original Pixel not XL and it's great. Everything is an upgrade for me the screen is bigger, bigger battery, better performance, more RAM, and a better camera. All of that and the phones are pretty close to the same physical size! I've never liked big phones and this sticks to that ease of use. I only have a few complaints the fingerprint scanner and yes the cameras. Fingerprint scanners only work for me like 40% of the time and that's not good when you need it to work. I know I'm in the minority here. A face scanner works 90% and that's is better. Problem number two while this is an upgrade coming from the original Pixel I'd wish Google would have upgraded the camera hardware. They are still using the same hardware from the Pixel 2 if I'm not mistaken only with newer software.

    DanDanAylar önce
  • I feel like im the only one who misses the squeeze for assistant

    Joseph RiffeJoseph RiffeAylar önce
    • Is that gone on the 5? I love it on my 3.

      SalaminizedSalaminizedAylar önce
  • Remember when $700 got you a high end phone.

    EggyRepublicEggyRepublicAylar önce
  • I'm on a Pixel2xl I think I need the Pixel 5

    Jackson NuttJackson NuttAylar önce
  • Water resistant

    James CroweJames CroweAylar önce
  • 3:07 ugh look at that top bezel on the 4. Disgusting! How can you use this abomination

    Why tho?Why tho?Aylar önce
  • noo I'm going to switch to the pixel from the iPhone and I need that transfer tool so shush your face its useful

    Nord KittenNord KittenAylar önce
  • Seems like I chose a better choice for my phone. Samsung Galaxy A50

    Ronny D. B. LopezRonny D. B. LopezAylar önce
  • Oh, letting that Google assistant to hold all of the marketing calls on my phone would be devious....

    Outside The BoxOutside The BoxAylar önce
  • I still have a Pixel one :' )

    Pigs Wth ChickensPigs Wth ChickensAylar önce

    Gabriel RodriguezGabriel RodriguezAylar önce
  • i want more video with him

    ChokoliteChokoliteAylar önce
  • 2:35 that’s bs now I can unlock my iPhone 11 faster than I can even swipe up so it doesn’t really matter. Before with touchID it really seemed like a gimmick that didn’t work half of the time

    Mixup 221Mixup 221Aylar önce
  • I really like how the display wraps around the camera on new phones

    Mixup 221Mixup 221Aylar önce
Google Changed EVERYTHING With The Pixel 5