Recent speculations about the Pixel 8 series abandoning physical SIM trays in favor of an exclusive eSIM setup have been clarified by insider reports. Contrary to earlier rumors, the forthcoming Pixel 8 series will retain the conventional physical SIM card tray. Additionally, the Pixel 8 Pro is set to bring a noteworthy upgrade with the introduction of Night Sight video capabilities.
The Pixel 8 Pro is poised to take Night Sight to the next level by introducing Night Sight video capabilities. This feature is expected to offer superior video recording in low-light conditions, potentially becoming a standout feature of the new camera system.
Google's inaugural Tensor chip brought a significant boost to Live HDR+ through the Tensor image signal processor (ISP), enabling real-time tone mapping for people. In the previous year, the Pixel 7 introduced Cinematic Blur, extending Portrait Mode to video. This trend of adapting photo-centric features for video, despite the greater computational demands, continues, further enhancing the appeal of this year's larger phone.
While discussions had suggested that the Pixel 8 and 8 Pro might follow the path of US-sold iPhone 14 models by eliminating the SIM card tray in favor of an exclusive eSIM setup, this transition is not on the horizon. The adoption of eSIM has gained momentum in recent years, primarily driven by the iPhone, with Android's support continually improving. Nevertheless, certain scenarios, such as international travel to regions without eSIM support from local carriers, still warrant the use of physical SIM cards. Fortunately, insider sources have provided assurance that the SIM tray will remain in its customary position on the left edge of the device.
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