Google believes that artificial intelligence is central to the future of technology. But to get us closer to that future, people now need devices to interact with AI software. On Tuesday, Google executives revealed a new smartphone, the Pixel, and emphasized that it is the first smartphone with the artificially intelligent Google Assistant built in. In fact, Google says it designed everything about the smartphone hardware with the Pixel, as a way to best showcase what Google Assistant can do.
It's also a phone that aims to compete on specs with Apple's iPhone line and Samsung's Galaxy line, with a price tag to match. What follows are 10 of the key details that Google just revealed about its new Pixel smartphone.