Google launched its first Pixel phones in 2016, blowing up the Nexus brand that had earned a place in many a nerd’s heart. Google’s strategy since then has been a bit all over the map, but the company might finally be ready to focus and take the Pixel seriously in 2021. Google just released the first official details of the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro, which will come with Google’s first custom mobile SoC, known as Tensor.
First thing’s first: those leaks you’ve been seeing appear to be pretty accurate. The new Pixels have two-tone back panels, along with that divisive camera visor. We don’t know the full camera specs — or really any specs — but they aren’t the same sensors Google has been using for years. Google says the sensors in the phone are much larger than previous devices, so …