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IntroductionIntroduction: 

BrandBrand name of the device. This may match with the manufacturer Google
ModelOne or more (separated by /) specific model name identifies this device. This field may include model code too. Pixelbook 256GB
ReleasedFirst official market release date in (year, month) 2017 Oct
AnnouncedDate of the official announcement (year, month) 2017 Oct
Hardware DesignerThe company which designed this device Google
General ExtrasHardware extras like stylus, kickstand, rotatatble screen, rotatable keyboard, haptic feedback, etc.  Rotatable screen , Active stylusStylus in default package
Device CategorySmartphone, tablet, smart watch, PDA, palmtop, etc.  Notebook/laptopNotebook (also known as laptop) is a clamshell portable computer based on PC-like architecture which has large-scaled screen and physical keyboard.
List of Additional FeaturesComma separated list of low priority special features which are not included in other fields TPM Security Chip, 360 Degree Rotating Screen, Aluminium Unibody

Physical AttributesPhysical Attributes: 

WidthWidth is horizontally measured between the left and right edges of device according to the default display orientation 290.4 mm
11.43 inchWidth measured in inches
HeightHeight is vertically measured between the bottom and top edges of device according to the default display orientation 220.8 mm
8.69 inchHeight measured in inches
DepthDepth refers to the thickness of the device. Depth is usually the smallest dimension of the device 10.3 mm
0.41 inchesDepth measured in inches
Bounding VolumeThe volume of the smallest cuboid which can bound the device in cubecentimetres 660.4 ccm
MassThe mass of the device including standard battery and stylus (if any and it can be inserted into the device) measured in grams 1100 g
38.8 ouncesThe mass of the device including standard battery and stylus (if any and it can be inserted into the device) measured in ounces

Software EnvironmentSoftware Environment: 

PlatformThe family of the operating system like Android, iOS, Windows Phone/Mobile, Palm OS, etc.  Linux
Operating SystemPre-installed (usually embedded) operating system which the device was released with. Google Chrome OS 1.0Google Chrome OS 1.0
Software ExtrasNavigation software, voice recognition, face recognition, personal assistant app, etc.  Intelligent personal assistantLearning personal assistant based on artificial intelligence (AI)

Application processor, ChipsetApplication processor, Chipset: 

CPU ClockFrequency of the square signal which schedules the internal operation of microprocessor (synchronous sequential logic). The current consumed by the processor is approximately proportional to clock rate. 3100 MHz
CPUManufacturer part number and most important characteristics of the IC which includes the main application processor or processors Intel Core 7th Gen i5-7200U (Kaby Lake), 2016, 64 bit, dual-core, 32 Kbyte I-Cache, 32 Kbyte D-Cache, 512 Kbyte L2, 3072 Kbyte L3, 14 nm, Intel HD Graphics 620 GPUIntel Core 7th Gen i5-7200U (Kaby Lake), 2016, 64 bit, dual-core, 32 Kbyte I-Cache, 32 Kbyte D-Cache, 512 Kbyte L2, 3072 Kbyte L3, 14 nm, Intel HD Graphics 620 GPU

Operative MemoryOperative Memory: 
RAM TypeType of volatile memory IC which specifies RAM architecture, timing characteristics, refresh mode, voltage levels and physical design of the IC. Two major types of random-access memory is static RAM (SRAM) periodically refreshed dynamic RAM (DRAM).  Yes
1066 MHzClock frequency of the RAM databus (not necessarily equivalent to data transfer frequency). The width of the databus (e.g. 64 bit), RAM type (e.g. DDR SDRAM), number of channels and clock rate (e.g. 200 MHz) determines peak transfer rate
RAM CapacityCapacity of the random access memory in mebibytes (binary megabytes) 8192 MiB RAM

Non-volatile MemoryNon-volatile Memory: 
Non-volatile Memory TypeType of NV memory IC which determines storage technology, programming / erasing method and write endurance  Flash EEPROM
Non-volatile Memory CapacityPrimary non-volatile memory in mebibytes (binary megabytes). 2GB = 1907.3MiB, 4GB = 3814.7MiB, 8GB = 7629.4MiB, 16GB = 15258.8MiB, 32GB = 30517.6MiB, 64GB = 61035.2MiB, 128GB = 122070.3MiB, 256GB = 244140.6MiB, 512GB = 488281.3MiB, 1024GB = 976562.5MiB 244140 MiB non-volatile

DisplayDisplayAll parameters that related to display

ResolutionHorizontal and vertical resolution of the primary display. In case of display with rounded edges this refers to the smallest bounding rectangle. 2400x1600
3840000 pixelsThe total number of pixels is the product of horizontal and vertical number of pixels
Display DiagonalThe distance measured between the furthest corners of the display. In case of display with rounded edges this refers to the diagonal of the smallest bounding rectangle. 312.42 mm
12.3 inchDisplay Diagonal in inches
Display WidthThe distance between the vertical edges of the display (horizontal display size). In case of display with rounded edges this refers to the smallest bounding rectangle. 259.95 mm
10.23 inchDisplay width in inches
Display HeightThe distance between the horizontal edges of the display (vertical Display Size). In case of display with rounded edges this refers to the smallest bounding rectangle. 173.3 mm
6.82 inchDisplay height in inches
Horizontal Full Bezel WidthDefined as the sum of width of left and right vertical display bezels. If the display panel is located in the middle width of left and right bezels are the same and their width is the half of the full bezel width. 30.45 mm
Display AreaCalculated display area is the product of max. horizontal and vertical display sizes. In case of display with rounded edges or notch this refers to the smallest display bounding rectangle. 45049 square millimeter
Display Area UtilizationRegular display area per regular front panel area ratio. This approximated indicator does not count with possible rounded corners (neither on front panel nor on display) or display notches, holes. 70.3%
Pixel SizeCalculated pixel size based on display diagonal, resolution and aspect ratio 0.10831 mm/pixel
Pixel DensityIndicates the number of pixels per inch 235 PPI
Display TypeDisplay technology, e.g. Color/ monochrome e-ink, STN, PM-OLED, AM-OLED, TN-TFT, IPS TFT, ASV TFT, MVA TFT, PVA TFT, PLS TFT  Color ASV TFT LCDColor ASV TFT (Axially Symmetric Vertical). This is an active matrix LCD technology developed by Sharp. display
Display Color DepthColor depth defines how many colors or greyscales can be displayed 24 bit/pixel
Number of Display ScalesMaximal number of displayable colors or scales 16.8M
Display IlluminationForm of illumination used for lighting or backlighting LCD display in dark and dim ambient condtions.  LEDLight-emitting Diodes
Display Light Reflection ModeThe ratio between reflected and transmitted light depends on reflection mode thus display technology. Possible options: transflective, reflective, transmissive, etc.  Yes
Display Subpixel SchemeSpecifies how and how many subpixels are pixels consists of. Usual schemes: RGB, RGBG, RGBW, PenTile, Diamond Pixel  RGB Matrix (3 subpixels)Each pixel has 3 subpixel (Red, Greed, Blue) with the same size. The subpixel order is often R-G-B but B-G-R is also used.
Scratch Resistant ScreenUsual types: Gorilla Glass generations, DragonTrail/X, Sapphire Glass  Corning Gorilla Glass

Graphical SubsystemGraphical Subsystem: 
Graphical ControllerManufacturer and part number of the graphics controller IC or commercial name of the intellectual property (IP) if the graphics controller is the part of a chipset Intel HD Graphics 620
GPU Clock 300 MHz

Audio/Video InterfacesAudio/Video Interfaces: 
A/V OutAudio/Video outputs form a heterogeneous group of interfaces that allow the user to connect the device to various external analog/digital multimedia devices (monitors, projectors, HD TVs) and play multimedia content. For example: MHL, DisplayPort, HDMI, e  DisplayPort (Unspecified)
USB Type-C reversiblePhysical interface of the A/V out port. For example: HDMI D, USB-C, micro-USB or DB25
A/V Out Max. ResolutionThe largest resolution supported by video out  3840x2160 (2160p) 4K UHD

Audio SubsystemAudio Subsystem: 

Audio Channel(s)Number of independent channels supported by the audio subsystem of the device, e.g.: mono, stereo, 5.1, 7.1, etc.  stereo

Sound Recording: 
Microphone(s)Analog or digital sound receiver. Main applications: voice calls, active noise cancellation, voice command, voice/video recording, voice identification  44.0 Surround sound or four microphones for noise cancellation
Microphone InputThis jack allows the user to connect external microphone to the device  3.5mm

Sound Playing: 
Loudpeaker(s):   stereo
Audio Output:   3.5mm

Cellular PhoneCellular Phone: 

Supported Cellular BandsList of supported cellular networks with band names. For example GSM900 refers to the GSM system with the 890-915 MHz uplink and 935-960 downlink bands.  No

Secondary Cellular PhoneSecondary Cellular Phone: 
Sec. Supported Cellular Networks:   No

Control PeripheralsControl Peripherals: 

Touchscreen TypeDetermines how the touchscreen module senses the touch of the screen  Capacitive multi-touch sensing screen
Touchscreen Simultaneous Touch PointsDetermines how many touches the touch-sensitive screen module is able to simultaneously detect  Yes
Touch Surface TypeDetermines how the touchpad, trackpad or other touch surface module senses the touch of the surface  Capacitive multi-touch sensing surface
Touch Surface Simultaneous Touch PointsDetermines how many touches the touch-sensitive surface is able to simultaneously detect  Yes
KeyboardConventional input peripheral which allows the user to enter characters by pressing a dedicated key  Built-in QWERTY
Keyboard BacklightPhones and some palmtops, netbooks, notebooks, rugged computers have keyboard backlighting to help the user with typing in dim ambient conditions  Aut. keyboard backlight (upon press of key)Automatic keyboard backlight (upon press of any key)
Number of keysThe total number of keys in case of QWERTY or other standard keyboards OR the number of keys excluding navigation buttons in case of special keybaords 76


Communication InterfacesCommunication Interfaces: 

Expansion InterfacesNon-volatile memory and/or I/O expansion interfaces. For example: microSD, microSDXC, SDHC, CF II., PCMCIA III., etc.  No
USBFirst or the only USB port. USB is a common high-speed serial bus standard that allows data and power transfer between the mobile device and another computer. Version of USB identifies USB standard.  USB 2.0Released in April 2000, USB 2.0 specification introduced USB Hi-Speed enabling devices to communicate at 480 Mbit/s data rate.
USB Hi-Speed (480 Mbps)Determines the highest available data transfer speed of first USB port. Usual standard speed levels: High-Speed (HS), Super-Speed (SS)
USB ServicesPossible services: USB power supply, USB charging, USB fast charging, USB host, OTG, etc.  USB chargingThe device is able to charge its battery supplied from the USB port. , USB HostUSB host devices are capable of controlling USB client devices, like mass storage devices, mouse, keyboard, camera, printer, scanner, etc. , USB Power DeliveryDevice which meets USB Battery Charging Specification Revision 1.1 / 1.2 is able to supply current from 500 mA to 1.5 A for the client device at 5V.
USB ConnectorPhysical USB connector layout. Most common types: micro-USB, USB A, USB Type-C or proprietary (e.g. Lightning)  USB Type-C reversible
USB2Second USB port  USB 2.0Released in April 2000, USB 2.0 specification introduced USB Hi-Speed enabling devices to communicate at 480 Mbit/s data rate.
USB Hi-Speed (480 Mbps)
USB2 Services:   USB chargingThe device is able to charge its battery supplied from the USB port. , USB HostUSB host devices are capable of controlling USB client devices, like mass storage devices, mouse, keyboard, camera, printer, scanner, etc. , USB Power DeliveryDevice which meets USB Battery Charging Specification Revision 1.1 / 1.2 is able to supply current from 500 mA to 1.5 A for the client device at 5V.
USB2 connector:   USB Type-C reversible
BluetoothIEEE 802.15 is a short-range radio technology standard that allows transfer of data, and the use of accessories such as wireless audio devices and printers. This field specifies the supported BT version.  Bluetooth 4.2From Dec, 2014
Internal antenna
Bluetooth profilesList of supported Bluetooth profiles e.g. aptX, A2DP, AVRCP, HSP, HID, PBA, PAN, OPP, MAP  Yes
Wireless LANWireless LAN / WLAN / Wi-Fi: 802.11 defines a medium-range wireless data link that allows for internet access and data transfer. This field enumerates the supported protocols (e.g. 802.11a/b/g/n).  IEEE 802.11a , IEEE 802.11b , IEEE 802.11g , IEEE 802.11n , IEEE 802.11ac
Internal antenna
Wireless ServicesPossible extras: Miracast, DLNA, WiFi Tethering, UPnP, WiFi Display, AirPlay, etc.  Wi-Fi TetheringWi-Fi Mobile Hotsport

Multimedia BroadcastMultimedia Broadcast: 

FM Radio ReceiverWith a bulit-in FM radio the device is able to receive FM (frequency modulated) broadcast in 79 - 108 MHz band.  No

Satellite NavigationSatellite Navigation: 

Supported GPS protocol(s)Possible protocols: NMEA 0183, SIRF, etc.  GPS (NMEA 0183)NMEA 0183
GPS Antenna:   Internal antenna
Complementary GPS ServicesPossible extras: S-GPS, A-GPS, Geotagging, TMC, QuickGPS, QZSS, etc.  Geotagging

CameraCameraPrimary camera usually has better imaging capabilities than secondary camera if any

Camera PlacementRefers to the placement of the primary camera on the device. Front, rear or rotatable. Generally rear.  Front
Camera Image SensorRefers to the semiconductor technology of image sensor (FSI CMOS, BSI CMOS, etc.)  CMOSComplementary MOS circuit
Camera ResolutionA measurement of the maximum horizontal and vertical pixel numbers at which the camera can take a picture 1280x720 pixel
Number of effective pixelsA measurement of the maximum pixel number at which the camera can take a picture, often referred to as Megapixels (when horizontal and vertical measurements are multiplied) 0.9 MP camera
ZoomA feature that changes the focal length of the lens of a camera. Optical zoom requires the lens to move in and out, providing high-quality close ups from a distance 1.0 x optical zoom
FocusCD AF, PD AF, Laser AF, etc. No / Not supported means there is no adjustable optical system or no camera built-in at all  No
Recordable Image FormatsSupported file formats while capturing photos by primary camera  JPG
Video RecordingA measurement of the maximum horizontal and vertical pixel numbers at which the primary camera can capture video 1280x720 pixel
60 fpsRecording frame rate when recording video at maximum resolution
Recordable Video FormatsSupported file formats while capturing videos  3GP
FlashA flash is used to brighten dark areas when taking photographs; is also used as a flashlight. This field contains the exact type of the flash.  No

Secondary CameraSecondary CameraWidely used for video telephony or taking selfies

Secondary Camera SensorRefers to the semiconductor technology of sec camera image sensor (FSI CMOS, BSI CMOS, etc.)  No

Power SupplyPower Supply: 

BatteryBattery technology  Lithium-ion
built-inPossible options: removable, built-in
Nominal Battery CapacityThe nominal mAh capacity of the battery 10800 mAh battery
Number of battery cellsIn case of high power consumption it is more efficient to connect more than 1 cells in the battery in series to minimize current thus loss. 1
Battery cells in parallelIf this field is true the cells of the battery are in parallel connection. If this field is false the cells of the battery are in serial connection. N/A
Estimated Average CurrentEstimated Average Current is derived from battery life and battery capacity. This current is consumed while the device is used in the following state: screen backlight on (mid-level), phone (if any) on, no phone calls, no multimedia, continuous user input 1080 mA
Estimated Battery LifeEstimated always-on battery life of the device in case of common usage conditions 10 hours

Ingress Protection Ingress Protection : 

Protection from solid materialsIngress Protection Standards. IP First digit: Protection from solid objects or materials  Yes
Protection from liquidsIngress Protection Standards. IP Second digit: Protection from liquids  Yes

Built-in SensorsBuilt-in Sensors: 

Built-in compassBuilt-in electroinc compass types: 1D, 2D, 3D  Yes
Built-in accelerometerAn internal component that senses acceleration components of the device.  Used for automatic screen rotation and for games and applications that rely on acceleration measurement  on X, Y, and Z axis. Possible types: 1D, 2D, 3D  Yes
Built-in gyroscopeAn internal component that senses the orientation of the device.  Used for automatic screen rotation and for games and applications that rely on the devices position in the X, Y, and Z axis. Possible types: 1D, 2D, 3D  3D (3-axis) gyro
Additional sensorsBuilt-in ambient (barometer, temperature, altimeter, light, etc.), biometric (fingerprint, HR, step, etc.) and comfort (hall sensor, gesture sensor, proximity, etc.) sensors  Hall sensor , Light intensity sensorBy measuring the intensity of the ambient light device may control the brightness level of the screen

Geographical AttributesGeographical Attributes: 

Market CountriesCountries where the device was officially sold. Overlap is possible.  Australia , Austria , Belgium , Brazil , Canada , Denmark , Finland , France , Germany , HKHong Kong (HK) , India , Indonesia , Ireland , Italy , Japan , Malaysia , Mexico , Netherlands , Norway , NZNew Zealand (NZ) , Philippines , Portugal , Puerto Rico , Singapore , South Korea , Spain , Switzerland , Sweden , Taiwan , Thailand , UKUnited Kingdom (UK) , USA
Market RegionsRegions where the device was officially sold.  Overlap is possible.  Asia , Australia , Central America , Europe , North America (NA) , Oceania , South America (SA) , Southeast Asia , Western Europe

Datasheet AttributesDatasheet Attributes: 
Data IntegrityData integrity level determines the integrity of the published information. Final datasheets are not intended to be modified in the future, preliminary ones can be based on unofficial information or speculations, incomplete ones are also preliminary b  Preliminary
AddedThe exact time of the datasheet addition 2017-10-14 14:12
 
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