Google Changed EVERYTHING With The Pixel 5

16 Okt 2020
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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.

    ShortCircuitShortCircuitVor 4 Tage
    • @Dtr146 yes my Pixel 2 was waterproof. But then the waterproofing went away and has finally come back with the Pixel 5.

      chifylubechifylubeVor 13 Stunden
    • @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

      iKingRPGiKingRPGVor 13 Stunden
    • Exactly the reason why I didn't go for the 4a 5G.

      Hugo LacchiaHugo LacchiaVor Tag
    • Another main difference contributing to cost is mm wave for 5G the 5 has when the 4a 5G doesn’t. It’s why the Verizon version of the 4a 5G is $599

      rlshkyrlshkyVor 2 Tage
    • Pixel 4a is a much better deal at $349 and minimum 3 years support for OS

      Robert MackiewiczRobert MackiewiczVor 2 Tage
  • I like your use humor and your personality in your review! I was going to get the pixel 4a 5g bit Verizon was not selling it and I had some Vzw device credits that lowered the cost of the pixel 5. Also, I'm concerned that the 6gb of RAM would not have been enough to keep the 4a 5g sufficiently 'future proofed' with the 765G SoC.

    Tommy MueckeTommy MueckeVor 2 Stunden
  • No headphone jack is a deal-breaker on any phone

    Jack AllanJack AllanVor 5 Stunden
  • I had to return the Pixel 5 as the camera was just so bad. I took portrait photos side by side with my Pixel 4 and 5 and the 5 was terrible quality and would not take pics like the 4. The other issue was portrait in 4 takes 2 images so you can see an un-blurred version and the bokeh one. But this is missing in the 5.

    Doug BeaumontDoug BeaumontVor 9 Stunden
  • I always use a case on my phones. I would break it almost immediately if I didn't. So to me, the build feel does not matter all that much. Personally I would base my decision on the Headphone jack. I love its simplicity and that it just works without needing to charge or pair anything.

    Titus OvermyerTitus OvermyerVor 10 Stunden
  • I just stopped in to say this guy is a moron!!! That's it, carry on! 🙄

    Roland KillmonRoland KillmonVor 12 Stunden
  • In Germany the price differenz is half

    Casjen JeskeCasjen JeskeVor 12 Stunden
  • You forgot to mention Pixel 5 is waterproof which was why I needed that instead of the 4a. I know myself and at some point my phone is going to get wet.

    chifylubechifylubeVor 13 Stunden
  • How are you guys enjoying the separation thats occurring with the screen ? 🤣🤣 good thing it was cheap huh

    Jim BobJim BobVor 15 Stunden
  • How is the 5 capable of wireless charging when being made of metal? How are the speakers? Which phones are competetive in the price range? I feel like what LTT identifies as useful in a phone and what I do are completely different.

    Ryan CorneliusRyan CorneliusVor 17 Stunden
  • I would for this guy to review more things. This guy funny af

    Hafizie MuhdHafizie MuhdVor 17 Stunden
  • 8:15 ... chinese-made apps China: ShortCircuit will be banned. Effective immediately.

    Little BLittle BVor 17 Stunden
  • One problem , why do they remove the dedicated image processing chip?

    Jianghuai WangJianghuai WangVor 17 Stunden
  • I love how weird Google’s price conversions are for Australia, the Pixel 5 here is $1000 but Apple charges $1200 for the same US price

    Martiandeath 7004Martiandeath 7004Vor 18 Stunden
  • I miss the Nexus era of Google, when their phones weren't overpriced.

    Snake56Snake56Vor 20 Stunden
  • Because nobody already has a charging brick..!!

    D VickersD VickersVor 20 Stunden
  • Okay. Dude is funny. Definitely subbed

    Michel NezarrioMichel NezarrioVor 23 Stunden
  • Linus’s team is awesome. Its cool that Linus isn’t the sole face of the channel. James, Alex, Some of the editors, and even Yvonne all have screen time where they are kind of the central focal point of the video. James and Alex obviously being more so.

    RequiemDylonRequiemDylonVor Tag
  • You go home and play Stadia too? :P Well, not on your new Chromecast tho. Google will never figure their shit out because you keep changing all your shit, you sell more products.

    schwiftschwiftVor Tag
  • Those drops are bad habits, I've never dropped my phone getting out of the car, because it's where it should be, in my pocket.

    schwiftschwiftVor Tag
  • Look James, you think you know what you want, but you don't :P

    schwiftschwiftVor Tag
  • I will say, as someone who doesn't have the chance to buy new tech a lot, when I got my 3a, it was the only type C device I owned. So having a way to connect it to my laptop and desktop, which both don't have type C ports, without needing to buy another cable was nice. And since it seems I will be getting the 4a once the 3a dies, I still think the little adapter is useful for some of us.

    Brian McGrathBrian McGrathVor Tag
  • google spies and also sends spam mail for revenue

    johnnyjohnnyVor Tag
  • Except the Camera module is exactly the same one as in Google Pixel 3 i.e. 4 year old hardware phone!! 🤣🤣 One Plus also has old hardware

    daghrb6daghrb6Vor Tag
  • If they would lower the price to 650 I think much more people would buy it

    Lior HendrukerLior HendrukerVor Tag
  • Still using a Pixel 3 XL and I will probably keep it going for another year. Nothing really have changed, so there is no reason for me to buy the new one (again, and I hate the bazel/punch hole, I think it looks like crap). But still I like the Google Pixels (Nexus) Phones since day one.

    PlayerRedOnePlayerRedOneVor Tag
  • I have the original pixel. Is it still worth it for me to upgrade?

    LofenLofenVor Tag
  • If you care about the environment,start by throwing away all your tech items... 🙄

    Curve AheadCurve AheadVor Tag
  • Pixel 5 also has a bigger battery.

    AdamAdamVor Tag
  • How are the haptics when typing?

    BrianBrianVor Tag
  • The comment I wanted to hear, "if you have a pixel 2 or 3 , definitely an upgrade" time to upgrade my pixel 2

    Gera ArcigaGera ArcigaVor Tag
  • I love the unscripted vibe of this channel so much

    Alexander LeeAlexander LeeVor Tag
  • Hahahahaha my little pony intro from the pixel lover 🤦🤣🤣🤣 love it

    Alexander LeeAlexander LeeVor Tag
  • MARIUSZ ADACH •1 second ago Is there any way to record 4K video with external microphone on Pixel 5? can do it at 1080p but don't know why it's not supported at higher resolution. Anyone found the solution?? Thanks

  • No desktop mode. /thread

    admaerableadmaerableVor Tag
  • I personally do use the radar gestures on my Pixel 4. Skipping songs without ever touching the device is really nice when you're doing something else. It means you dont have to take the phone out of what its currently doing, like playing a game. It works pretty well.

    GregHVOGregHVOVor Tag
  • What’s the most equivalent IPhone to the pixel 5, the iPhone 11?

    Matthew KeffordMatthew KeffordVor Tag
  • What's the music in this clip from?? :)

    failscalatorfailscalatorVor Tag
  • *I got Pixel 4 (non-XL) and with Battery Saver on I got about....... 3-4 DAYS!!!! My old iPhone 8 was no even close to this!!*

    BartBartVor Tag
  • I would honestly rather a punch hole than an under-screen camera I would even prefer a notch because for some ob seen reason I like having the top bit of the screen taken up by some sort of camera array as the notification tray would be there anyway and I would honestly rather have it taken up by some physical feature than just being empty as for some reason that make me uncomfortable and I also prefer a bit more of a chonky phone as it give me something to really hold onto for example when I am skating and need to quickly check a message or something like that it really helps and it just feels more solid. Personally I thought the IPhone x (apart from not having and audio jack and the now outdated processor) was perfect if not having an ever so slightly larger notch than I would like. The Pixel 4 and 5's bezels both look great to me and I would go as far to say I think the pixel 5 is my new favorite phone

    Mr_SkwuidMr_SkwuidVor Tag
  • They only sell up to Pixel 4 where I live... and damn they are expensive, but they've got very decent specs. A shame!

    TinchoXTinchoXVor Tag
  • fell for the clickbait

    isinoxisinoxVor Tag
  • Wow, another one handed glide typer! We are a rare breed

    CrAzYgIrLCrAzYgIrLVor Tag
  • They didn't change EVERYTHING, it's still a phone that looks like a phone

    CrAzYgIrLCrAzYgIrLVor Tag
  • The radar is working as it should. I use it all the time. Honestly the biggest drawback for me is actually missing the soilRadar. For me it works at least 49 out of 50 times. Yes it was rough in the beginning but it seems that the algorithm uses AI and it learned after some time (or with the monthly updates). Honestly it is a must have if you are a daily driver. Please don't say nobody uses it when massive amount of people are actually in love of it. I honestly don't know how I would get use to not using it. And fingerprint... c'mon are we 2015... last year it was proved how easily hackable are fingerprint sensors. At least for 3D face you would need some kind of 3d molding equipment in contrast to fingerprint where you can actually hack it with pretty common tools(not to mention unlock while you sleep). Do I also need to say how many times I needed and used it without the need to actually touch the phone(at least 3-4 time per day). Just reach for it and look at it and it's unlock with the text(video or app) you are needing and the assistant is in full working mode. For me Pixel 5 is the biggest disappointment of google lineup ever (all of their devices)! And all that without saying how ugly is the punch hole for the camera(because that is really more of a personal preference of the design then an actual usage).

    Ивайло МинковИвайло МинковVor Tag
  • 2:45 "On the way to your face" I thought of something completely different

    eldom72eldom72Vor Tag
  • Oh yes, unlocking with that fingerprint reader! That is why I still love my Galaxy Note 8 and keep using it, not interested in the Note 10 or the like with their fingerprint reader under the screen - so much less intuitive, and even less reliable.

    Marc FuchsMarc FuchsVor Tag
  • 9:04 Sry is it only in Europe? But the 4a has no wide angle camera and a SD 730G versus a SD 765G. And by the way the 4 had two OIS, for tele and wide angle camerea, what is not mendatory in any phone. Edit: never mind, I did not know that the 4a (5G ) is so different to the 4a. Why are all tech companys doing so stupid naming schemes ?

    Alexander ThierfelderAlexander ThierfelderVor Tag
  • Not a big phone user, still rocking my Pixel XL lol, it's still perfect for me and see no reason to upgrade other than the fact it no longer receives updates :(

    isayimokisayimokVor Tag
  • thank you for a great in depth review. The rest sound like a bunch of surface level uninformed basic bitches.

    P SimP SimVor Tag
  • Here I am with my Pixel 4XL and actually using the gestures and they work. Might actually have been late for work cause handswiping is to easy.

    Markus AnderssonMarkus AnderssonVor Tag
  • Pixel 5 is looking good half the junk you get on other android phones is annoying. Especially Samsung the amount of bloat is ridiculous

    matthew neilmatthew neilVor 2 Tage
  • I recon that main reason why they brought fingerprint reader back was that face unlock on Android is plain crap.

    v0ffka1v0ffka1Vor 2 Tage
  • Do you think the pixel 5xl will come later as a way to spread revenue through the year, keep the pixel name on the RADAR by making it audible twice a year and maybe slightly update it as a way to guarantee that in case the new strategy doesn't work, the pixel doesn't get a failed reputation for an entire year? Personally I don't think it would necessarily be the case but I'd like to hear your opinion.

    Piparro CorreiaPiparro CorreiaVor 2 Tage
  • Racist

    DrDLL99DrDLL99Vor 2 Tage
  • I want James to do the full review like to agree

    Kenny AndrewKenny AndrewVor 2 Tage
  • Wooo! Got mine coming soon

    Bob ScottBob ScottVor 2 Tage
  • finger print readers are objectively better, we should have both tho seriously

    Valkor SimpsonValkor SimpsonVor 2 Tage
  • 0:13 I heard that Dexcom app alert, Hope the person with diabetes is well

    SharoSharoVor 2 Tage
  • This video has actually convinced me to move from my Pixel 2, to the pixel 5 (for me and my wife). Im not at all upset it's not the top specs possible. All I care about is the camera, and call screening

    AdrunkopossemAdrunkopossemVor 2 Tage
  • I don’t like finger print unlock because if you work with your hands, you frequently damage your finger prints and then it doesn’t work.

    Bman_100Bman_100Vor 2 Tage
  • Sorry but making a fart sound about apple and then say: „hey google do what Apple did, Safe more Ressources“. Seems a bit off ;)

    HeNrYousHeNrYousVor 2 Tage
  • U could go to developers option and turn off all background process

    NChyncNChyncVor 2 Tage
  • Headphone jack? I'm sold!

    Darrell SissonDarrell SissonVor 2 Tage
  • audiobook

    Nathanan09 GilbertNathanan09 GilbertVor 2 Tage
  • 3:01 minecraft speedrunner vs. 3 hunters GRAND FINALE

    Gus CichoskiGus CichoskiVor 2 Tage
  • Samsung had battery function already a long time ago...

    Дмитрий МикельсонДмитрий МикельсонVor 2 Tage
  • i need dual sim ... so no pixel for me

    fkhg1fkhg1Vor 2 Tage
  • I Love the aluminum body more than glass.. just saying.

    ChumLan ThungChumLan ThungVor 2 Tage
  • Just going to throw it out there, but, I miss my Nexus phones.

    Paul HoPaul HoVor 2 Tage
  • I love the fingerprint sensor on the back! I liked the idea of the radar. The Pixel 5 is a very good phone. The price is very good compared to the iPhone! I only miss the front firing stereo speakers and the wide angle front camera of the Pixel 3.

    JanTubeJanTubeVor 2 Tage
  • this is the most boring phone of this year, everything is fine with the phone, but nothing that can make it unique or different from other brands, and the design is just plain..

    codehardrcodehardrVor 2 Tage
    • It's the Times New Roman of phones.

      NamerNamerVor 9 Stunden
  • Oh No It HaS 5G omG wE aRe gOinG to GeT coRonaViRUs

    Pakistan Lover 8282Pakistan Lover 8282Vor 2 Tage
  • I have a Pixel 2xl and I'm going to pass on this one. To many "oof" features. I can make my phone last another year.

    starfan6299starfan6299Vor 2 Tage
  • Still rocking the OG Pixel XL from four years ago!

    Airsofting GamerAirsofting GamerVor 2 Tage
  • Sorry, I can't focus on the phones for some reason. Just keep talking please...

    J LeoJ LeoVor 2 Tage
  • Dude, that A to C adapter is freaking great to have. OTG any thumb drive.

    Rainer PaskiewiczRainer PaskiewiczVor 2 Tage
  • 2160P!!!!

    Lorenzo C. SerenoLorenzo C. SerenoVor 2 Tage
  • Great phone but $150 overpriced. The lineup should be $350 pixel 4a $450 pixel 4a and pixel 5 $550. For $700 you can get the slightly Superior One plus 8t or Galaxy s20 fe.

    Michael EspinozaMichael EspinozaVor 2 Tage
  • Soooo who is +1-604-619-4105? :o @ 13seconds

    PascalPascalVor 2 Tage
  • Ah, yes, I love downgrading my phone in the morning

    Peter SlovákPeter SlovákVor 2 Tage
  • At least the camera punch hole is on the side so it gets less in the way. It's kinda ok for me.

    Bruno Panzero SchechterBruno Panzero SchechterVor 2 Tage
  • I'm still using my Pixel 1 XL

    tarheelsuperfantarheelsuperfanVor 2 Tage
  • Soooo... Pixel 4 is best, then comes 4A and worst is Pixel 5. Great logic Google! 👍

    Johan AnderssonJohan AnderssonVor 2 Tage
  • android 11 cant even read exfat formatted usb drive.

    FayeFayeVor 2 Tage
  • LMAO, you cracked me up at "What do they have this year, WHAAA let me tell ya...". I must've watched that about 7-8 times now.

    Paul EicherPaul EicherVor 2 Tage
  • Nexus 6p was absolute flagship not midrange

    jhNjhNVor 2 Tage
  • Has everything you need, nothing you don't. Best call Google ever made.

    Lucius BossioLucius BossioVor 2 Tage
  • its to try to get nexus 6p 5x owners to finally come to pixel.

    Zin StoneZin StoneVor 2 Tage
  • I just got my Pixel 3 replaced within warranty a couple months ago and it's still running fast enough for me, so I guess I'll wait for the next generation.

    SchraderSchraderVor 2 Tage
  • Headphone port please. That's a selling point to me.

    Adam HooperAdam HooperVor 2 Tage
  • I just want pixel flagship with a huge screen 120hz screen with a slim bezel. That will sold me.

    Andrew KAndrew KVor 2 Tage
  • should i upgrade from nexus 5x to pixel5 or wait till pixel 6 :D

    usernameusernameVor 2 Tage
  • you think he likes iphones?!

    CarsoNationCarsoNationVor 2 Tage
  • I'm gettin real tired of oneplus, might have to switch

    Gaige HarrisGaige HarrisVor 2 Tage
  • "Shing show shoo shoo shoo" - James 2020

    TJ MorrisonTJ MorrisonVor 2 Tage
  • I am coming from a note 8 and I'm thinking about the pixel 5 I'm tired of bixby never got into bixby never use bixby basically hate bixby but my phone works pretty good still what do you guys think should I get a pixel 5?

    Robert GlenRobert GlenVor 2 Tage
  • 8:56 Audio: Not a flagship processor by the way Subtitles : not a lecture professor by the way

    Asif MohammedAsif MohammedVor 2 Tage
  • MY Little pixel.

    Robert PiggottRobert PiggottVor 2 Tage
  • Love it, this review made me laugh multiple times 🤣🤣🤣

    aaryaputra108aaryaputra108Vor 2 Tage