The Pixel was the first ‘Made by Google’ smartphone by the tech giant. It brought customers new features such as a new Google Assistant, and unlimited photo storage free of charge.
EE were the exclusive partner here in the U.K. Both the White and Black models have been available since launch. There was also a “Really Blue” model which was only in America…..until now!
EE have today announced the “Really Blue” colour will be available on their network starting 24th February and you can pre-order right now online
Using either the Pixel or Pixel XL on EE will give you access to great network features such as WiFi Calling built straight in, 4G Calling for better quality calls and better signal as well as their new CAT9 4G+ offering speeds up to 300Mbps
To get the handset on EE, head to www.ee.co.uk/pixel. EE are going to be offering the handset with a free Daydream View VR headset and 10 free BAFTA-winning movies (including Les Miserables, Schindler’s List, Billy Elliot and more) on select plans. As an example plan, the Pixel will be available free on a 4GEE Max delivering unlimited UK minutes, unlimited UK texts, plus 7GB data per month for £45.99 per month. The Pixel XL is on the same package for £50.99 per month. Choose this 4GEE Max plan and you’ll get a free Daydream VR Headset worth £69 and access to those 10 movies via Google Play.
EE exclusive direct network partner Google’s limited edition Pixel and Pixel XL in ‘Really Blue’
- EE to offer the limited edition Pixel, Phone by Google in Really Blue with a free Daydream View VR headset and 10 free BAFTA-winning movies on select plans
- Limited edition Pixel and Pixel XL in Really Blue from EE comes with WiFi Calling, 4G Calling and the UK’s fastest network speeds when combined with EE’sCAT 9 network
- Pixel and Pixel XL in Really Blue are available to pre-order today from EE shops, telesales and http://ee.co.uk/, and will be available to buy in-store from 24 February
17 February 2017, London: EE, today announced it is the exclusive direct network partner for the new limited edition Pixel, Phone by Google in ‘Really Blue’. Only on EE will the stylish, limited edition Really Blue handsets benefit uniquely from WiFi Calling, 4G Calling, and the UK’s fastest mobile download speeds as a result of EE providing the only UK CAT 9 4G network – allowing users to get the very best Google experience on the move. The limited edition Really Blue handsets will be available to pre-order from 17th February.
Pixel and Pixel XL are available from EE on a variety of 4GEE plans. Customers who purchase a 32GB 5” Pixel or 5.5” Pixel XL on EE in limited edition Really Blue, Quite Black or Very Silver between the 17 February and 3 March, will be able to take advantage of a limited time offer. Pixel will be available free on a 4GEE Max plan offering unlimited UK minutes, unlimited UK texts, plus 7GB data per month for £45.99 per month, and Pixel XL will be available with the same package for £50.99 per month. Customers who choose this 4GEE Max plan will also receive a free Daydream VR Headset worth £69 and access to 10 BAFTA-winning movies* from Google Play which include Les Miserablés, Billy Elliot and Boyhood – all at no extra cost. EE is also offering new damage insurance for the Pixel and Pixel XL handsets from just £8 per month and full cover from £12 per month.
EE’s 4GEE Max plans give customers access to the UK’s fastest 4G speeds, and inclusive access to the BT Sport App for the duration of the plan. What’s more, customers can use their plan’s call, text and data allowance to ‘roam like home’ when abroad in the EU.
Pixel and Pixel XL are compatible with EE’s 4G+ LTE-A CAT 9 network, which means they are faster on EE than on any other UK network. EE’s customers also useWiFi Calling allowing them to call and text in more places across the UK, as well as 4G Calling, so they can continue to download at full 4G speeds whilst on the phone.
Both handsets also come with unlimited cloud storage, so customers can use the UK’s biggest and fastest network to upload their photos and videos in full resolution and never run out of space. Smart Storage removes old photos that are already backed up when space is needed, which means users never have to delete one special moment to have another.
Pixel and Pixel XL are available in limited edition Really Blue while stocks last.
Sharon Meadows, Director of Devices, EE, said, “Pixel, Phone by Google, was an instant success with customers when it launched last year, and the new Really Blue limited edition is sure to turn heads. We have the very best Google has to offer, on the UK’s biggest and fastest network, creating a compelling package for smartphone fans around the country.”
Offering 4G coverage across more than 75% of the UK’s landmass (more than any other network), EE has the most network capacity as well as the fastest upload and download speeds. EE has also committed to expanding 4G coverage to reach 95% of the UK landmass by 2020 – further than any mobile network has ever gone.
For more information on Pixel, Pixel XL and VR on EE as well as the Daydream VR headset and to pre-order, customers should visit www.ee.co.uk/pixel