As May approached, Google is preparing for the coming of the & # 39; in reality his entry into the smartphone segment of mid-range with Pixel 3a Google and 3a XL. We can understand why Google would do this. It needs diversification to better compete in the smartphone market.
During a call, Google gains on Monday, Google Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat acknowledges that the company sold less than Google Pixel devices in Q1 compared to Q1 last year. Porat has called "some of the recent pressure on the premium smartphone market," as the determining factor of weak sales.
Maybe make $ 1000 + phones is not such a great idea after all?
– Janko Roettgers (@ jank0) April 29, 2019
She did not elaborate on exactly what was so much pressure, but we know that Pixel 3 and 3 XL had a price set in $ 800- $ 1,000 price range to compete with similar offerings by Samsung and Apple. It did not help that the pixel line is Verizon exclusive in the US and American consumers do not like the idea of paying for high-class phone from his pocket.
This does not mean that the Pixel 3 was not a great smartphone. Market high-end smart phones are too saturated, and it takes a lot to stand out from the tough competition.
Google Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 3
Standing on smartphones rising prices give consumers even more reasons to hold onto their phones longer, especially when updating the model only sports additional improvements over the previous model.
Non-income hardware Google consist of hardware products of Google, as a nest, your Chromecast devices, laptops, Google home appliances, as well as sales of its pixel smart phones and tablets. Thus, we do not know exactly how much money was stolen pixel device.
Revenues for the 1st quarter of last year was $ 4.35 billion and Q1 growth was recorded this year at $ 5450000000. We know that the pixel entirely to thank for this momentum, and we are looking forward to see how the inevitable mid Google line will increase to & # 39 pixel volume of sales and which markets it enters 3a and 3a XL.
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