Google Pixel 3 XL Review: The Shadow of the Notch!

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Marques Brownlee : Hey I'm gonna use this pinned comment for fact checking: The smaller Pixel 3 display is made by LG, while the XL is by Samsung

SullyPwnz : Top notch video Marques 👌🔥🔥

Kyle C. Umeda : Love the video but please put another pillow on the other side.

Marlon Rodriguez : I hope by 2023 the NOTCH covers the entire screen. Notches rock. My whole life revolves around having a big notch.

Zach H : I like the widescreen because it fits my note 9

Kanye West : Could someone please tell me what the intro song was at 0:00? EDIT : For anyone wondering, Freiherr Franz identified the song as Italo Disco by the The Plain Ensamble.

ItsMisterDavid : Who else noticed the lights go off at 15:09

Navy Seals : *Google Pixel taking the new standard for notches.*

Oh yeah yeah : Why are everyone talking about the creator of Minecraft?

THE CLIMAX show : I will chose pixel 3 over the XL

Mrwhosetheboss : This video looks as good as an Apple commercial! Magician with a camera 😯

Onkar Soundankar : Link for the wallpaper?

Raul Matesz : I've owned every Pixel to date, but this one at its current state is just horrible. Huge performance drops, distorted bottom speaker, apps crashing and are being terminated while running in background for less than a minute - and these are just the ones in need of immediate fixing. It's like we paid Google 1000$ to become BETA TESTERS!

Majestic : I felt so relieved after 5:49... 😽

rickyrich93 : "Rough" by Jordyn Edmonds. Figured someone else might be trying to figure out which song that was like me 😁

Vehicle Virals : Lets get this comment to the top with the word "NOTCH" in it.

Luis Diaz : Someone know where i can find that "blue-purple" wallpaper? Minute 3:33

Wiston Clair June : 8:58....shows that Google is listening to “you”. Others who do not have sway, lie by the waist side.

Nathaniel Drew : Dude holy shit the quality of your videos just keep getting better. Impressive.

BackYard FrameWorks : What's the point of having a huge notch and a huge chin.

Jatin shukla : Who all actually scrolled through the comments when Marques said "go ahead scroll through" 🙆🤣🤣

Taha Hadi : Next thing you know everything is gona have a notch.

Pancake Overlord : What wallpaper is that? Looks great

Christian Ingmar Kjølsvik : BUT THE NOTCH!!!

Daniel Saroff : Struggling to choose between Pixel XL and OnePlus 6T (currently have both). What is really annoying me with the XL is how much of the experience Google has locked down (a la Apple) - where they won't let users tweak or modify (unlike OnePlus). Examples are limited control of icons displayed in the notification bar, gestures vs. three buttons options, locking the home button and squeeze to only Assistant. I also thought the notch wouldn't bother me, but being so deep it really reduces screen real estate. On the OnePlus side, I am really missing wireless charging, and waterproofing and the camera is fine (coming from a 4 year old Droid Turbo), but not as good as the Pixel. Sigh. I also think (from a future proofing prespective) shipping the Pixel with only 4GB of RAM was stupid. Also, it is soooo expensive.

Zico Tops : *_Notch_*

tusar mandal : Only phone with Android P??? I have the OnePlus 6 and it's running on Android P.

RedStoneKing349 : notch

Albin Gjoka : Hey @marques, nice aspect ratio, fits perfectly on the iphone x(s) screen ;)

Liam Brem : The just black is sleek

Milo Barron : Love the new 18:9 format!

Anirudh : Imagine when Google adds the second camera 😏😏😎😎😉

Jeevan Gopal : Notch!

That Guy : I watch YouTube mainly on my laptop (My phone is also not widescreen). Needless to say I preferred the old aspect ratio but it doesn't really matter, both work just fine.

SirGarmaples : The Nokia 7 plus, and the OnePlus 6 both had Pie too, at the time of the release of this video.

The Groovy Guitar Dude : Idk man, I’m just notch that into it 🤷🏽‍♂️

Naman Mishra : Notch.

XAVIER FRONEMAN : Love the wider video,especially watching on a s9+✌

cre8ive65 : The Essential PH-1 and OnePlus 6T did the notch right.

botoxmafia : І bought уеsterdaу іn а vеrу gооd рriсе herе: *vdigіtal. info*

akuma4u : 2:35 that part is so obvious he is being paid off by google...

Ethan Park : Isn’t it nice that every time you see a pixel 3XL you just see that face in the notch looking back at you???

Irish : Pixel 3 is what the HTC M7 could've even has Boomsound and has improved HTC's Night Mode feature. Google saw potential and acquired HTC's Pixel team and now this! I am so considering switching because it reminds me of the M7 but is 10x better. No useless features nor gimmicks.

Dominick Valenti : Plz reply how is battery life compared to pixel 2 xl

Orange Juice : Wide screen recording looks hella clean

R Gile : I've got a Pixel [hate that snowflake name; Nexus was so much better for us Alpha Males] and am due for an upgrade. I guess I won't be getting the Pixel 3 and here are my reasons why: 1.) All glass back: The OG Pixel had just a glass upper and when that breaks [because Alpha and I am actually active] it screws up the camera that is behind that glass. This new version of the Pixel must be engineered for soyboys being even more fragile than the first one. 2.) Ai: I really don't need Ai in my Life since I am in charge of my Life and will not delegate Life to an inanimate object. I'm currently holding off on the Pie update [I think i is long in pie, another desert, following along the rest of the Android releases that have all been named after deserts that make you less Alpha and more soy] on my OG Pixel for this reason. I will not be another one to delegate living of my Life to a phone. 3.) Notch: subtle programming there to accept the demon Google and worship it even further. Google used to be a great company until they started controlling what others are allowed to think and say. The Google search engine used to be the best in the world. I had it as my homepage ever since it was the search engine for Yahoo. But now Google search engine is invalid since it filters the results. Google's ultimate goal is to return 1 result. Don't get me started on the CIA/NSA contracts to save and store your data to be used against you in the future or associate you to someone else. Google has turned from "Don't be evil" to "The Evil". So in summary, if I am going to sit on my arse and take selfies [another sin aka self worship] of myself while I swipe away calls, calendar entries and probably texting away to a bot, then this phone would be perfect. But I am none of those [see Alpha Male comment above] so this is not the phone for me. I know this comment will receive flak [you only receive flak when you are over the target] since I am probably not your average viewer, but just a passerby. I don't have an ISIS beard, a gaping mouth to shovel soy into or wear a flannel and/or beanie year round. I did gave a thumb UP on the video because I like the fact that you reviewed this particular hardware I was curious about. That takes work and I appreciate the level of work you put into making this video. The content was informative and easy to listen to. Could have used more heavy metal...

Santiago Santos : The camera is all about software, I downloaded a ported gcam with some magisk modules to make everything work on my 2016 Moto z wich has a very bad camera and it gave it a new life, it's not like it's a new sensor but photos are way better and portrait mode works better than some phone with two cameras ( xiaomi a1 for example), hdr is way better than Moto/lineage camera app and Google lens is excellent

ashcrash 143 : What Else Will They Do if they Had Two Cameras at the Back🔥🔥🔥

Freddy H : Sound & format are awesome

Husam Al-shehadat : The first 18:9 video in your channel 😄