Rumored Google Products We’re Still Waiting to See in 2023



Google introduced a ton of recent devices and providers at its I/O builders convention, from the Pixel Fold to the Pixel Pill, Android 14 and extra AI options for its search engine. But when Google’s historical past is something to guage by, there are possible nonetheless extra gadgets to come back later this yr. 

Probably the most vital product we did not hear about at Google I/O was the anticipated Pixel 8 lineup, which might function Google’s reply to the rumored iPhone 15 and Samsung’s Galaxy S23 household. We additionally did not hear a lot concerning the Pixel Watch at I/O, though the corporate usually introduces its new cellular merchandise within the fall timeframe. There’s additionally an opportunity Google may say extra concerning the blended actuality platform it is growing in partnership with Samsung and Qualcomm. 

Whereas Google largely laid out the imaginative and prescient for its method to new merchandise at I/O, its fall Pixel occasion is the place we get a better have a look at how the corporate is executing on that method by way of contemporary {hardware}. This is a have a look at what we’ll be anticipating later this yr primarily based on rumors and the corporate’s earlier product launches. 


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Pixel 8 and eight Professional

Pixel 7

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Google usually releases new flagship Pixel telephones within the fall, and we’re anticipating the corporate to comply with that very same sample in 2023. We can’t know what’s in retailer for Google’s Pixel 8 and eight Professional till it pronounces these gadgets. 

Nevertheless, Google’s updates have been very camera-centric lately, with the Pixel 7 lineup gaining improved zoom and the Pixel 7 Professional receiving a brand new macro images mode. With the Pixel 6 and 6 Professional, which had been the primary Pixels to run on Google’s Tensor chips, we noticed new options like Magic Eraser, Face Unblur and Actual Tone. With that in thoughts, it would not be stunning to see Google push the digicam even additional on the Pixel 8 and eight Professional, though we can’t know precisely what that appears like simply but. Each telephones can even possible have a brand new Tensor processor, too.

Leaks have been scarce to this point, however there have been a number of experiences claiming to offer particulars about Google’s subsequent pair of Pixels. The newest comes from leaker Kuba Wojciechowski, who shared a video with the weblog 91mobiles claiming to indicate the Pixel 8 Professional. The video suggests the cellphone can have a thermometer for measuring physique temperature. WinFuture experiences the brand new telephones will run on Android 14 and have 12GB of RAM. Nicely-known gadget leaker Steve Hemmerstoffer additionally partnered with blogs MySmartPrice and SmartPrix to publish what are stated to be renderings of the Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Professional. 

Pixel Watch 2 

Google Pixel Watch

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Google hasn’t mentioned plans for future Pixel Watches, nor have there been many leaks or rumors about what’s subsequent for Google’s smartwatch. However since Google’s Pixel telephones comply with a yearly cadence — as do the Pixel Watch’s greatest opponents just like the Apple Watch and Samsung Galaxy Watch — it would not be stunning to see the Pixel Watch comply with swimsuit. Weblog 9to5Google additionally experiences that Google is certainly planning to announce a brand new Pixel Watch within the fall alongside the Pixel 8 lineup. 

Primarily based on Google’s present course for the Pixel Watch, we are able to in all probability anticipate to see the identical spherical design on its sequel. The newest model of Put on OS can even possible make an look. I am additionally hoping to see longer battery life and some additional well being and fitness-tracking options, corresponding to auto-workout detection.

Combined actuality platform


The Samsung Gear VR headset pictured above launched 2015. At its Unpacked occasion, the corporate introduced that it is partnering with Google and Qualcomm on a brand new mixed-reality initiative.

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Google, Samsung and Qualcomm have teamed up on a brand new blended actuality platform, as Samsung introduced in February. Nevertheless, we’ve not heard a lot about it since then. 

“We’re working in direction of a brand new technology of computing enabled by immersive experiences throughout model new kind elements that can additional elevate what you are able to do with Google,” Hiroshi Lockheimer, Google’s senior vp of platforms and ecosystems, stated on stage at Samsung’s occasion. 

Neither firm has revealed particulars concerning the partnership but, which means it is nonetheless unclear what forms of merchandise will outcome from the collaboration or what the software program will seem like. TM Roh, the pinnacle of Samsung’s cellular division, described the announcement as a “declarative” second displaying the corporate’s dedication to constructing an XR ecosystem when talking with CNET in February. 

However Sameer Samat, Google’s vp of product administration for Android, stated throughout I/O 2023 that the corporate will share extra about its “immersive XR” partnership later this yr. The announcement additionally comes as Apple is anticipated to disclose its first blended actuality headset throughout its Worldwide Builders Convention, which begins on June 5. 

New Pixel Buds A-Sequence

Three Google Pixel Buds A-Series earbuds and charging cases are displayed against a yellow background.


It has been some time since Google launched a brand new pair of Pixel Buds. If the corporate does have a brand new pair of wi-fi earbuds in its 2023 roadmap, there’s an opportunity we may hear about them within the fall. Google’s $99 Pixel Buds A-Sequence are notably due for a refresh for the reason that firm hasn’t launched a brand new model since June 2021, apart from new colour choices. Amazon simply launched a brand new budget-friendly model of its Echo Buds which can be competitively priced at simply $50, giving Google extra rivalry out there for cheaper wi-fi earbuds area. Whereas we’ve not heard many rumors but, we’re hoping Google addresses a few of our criticisms of the present Pixel Buds A-Sequence, corresponding to their lack of quantity contact controls. 

Fitbit Cost 6

Fitbit charge 5 on shoe displaying September 20 at 8:59

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Google’s Fitbit model additionally usually releases new merchandise within the late summer time or early fall. One of many main updates we’re anticipating this yr is the Fitbit Cost 6, contemplating the Fitbit Cost 5 launched in 2021. Fitbit’s subsequent foremost health tracker will look almost equivalent to the Cost 5, in keeping with 9to5Google. It additionally would not be stunning to see the Cost 6 inherit some options from the Sense 2, corresponding to Google Pockets help and the power to repeatedly monitor for indicators of stress all through the day.

If the rumors show correct and Google maintains its earlier product launch patterns, the autumn might be a significant second for the corporate’s wearables division. As the autumn will get nearer, we’ll additionally get a greater sense of how Google’s new gadgets evaluate to these from Samsung and Apple. Samsung often releases new foldable telephones and wearables within the August timeframe, whereas Apple usually debuts new iPhones and Apple Watches in September.