Google’s I/O 2019 will finally begin today and during it, the company is expected to launch a number of new products and services and at the same time, announce some new ones. The major highlights of the event would be the Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL, Android Q, and smart home devices. The California-based technology giant will also come with some advancements related to its software ecosystem. Google would also talk about its other products such as Google Stadia gaming console and Google Assistant. The Google I/O 2019 will start today and go on till May 9 at Mountain View, California.
Google I/O 2019: What to expect and how to watch
The Google I/O 2019 will start at 10:00am PDT (10:30pm IST) and the company will be live-streaming it. Those who wishes to watch the livestream of the Google I/O 2019 can go on the official website of the event. The website also has the schedule of the sessions that will take place at the Google I/O 2019.
Other than that, the users can also watch it at the official Google Developers YouTube channel. There is also an official app for the Google I/O 2019 for Android. The users can either download the app or visit the official Developers Facebook and Twitter pages for the live updates.
Talking about the announcements and the launches at the Google I/O 2019, one of its main focus points will be the Google Pixel 3a and the Pixel 3a XL – mid-range versions of Pixel 3 handsets. Both smartphones have already been leaked multiple times in the past with their specifications. Even though they will be affordable, they will come with the Pixel’s famous camera setup. And since they will be a part of the Google’s Pixel family, they will be getting newer updated more quickly than other handsets.
Other than the smartphone, Google is will also be unveiling its Android Q OS, the successor of the Android 9 Pie. Google will be bringing new improvements and many new features to its Android operating system.
The company should give some details and make some announcements in the fields of Google Stadia, Machine learning, Google Assistant, Android TV, Self-driving cars, digital payments, Chrome and much more.
Furthermore, the company has already confirmed that it will be making hardware announcements at the Google I/O 2019. More details about the Google I/O 2019 will be available once it kicks off today at 10:00pm IST.
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