Upcoming HTC-made “ex-Nexus” phones has already got new name Pixel and Pixel XL, previously known by their codenames —Sailfish and Marlin respectively — and it looks like other than their names they got a new & better camera setup on-board.
Now, notorious HTC leak-meister LlabTooFeR claims that the main camera Pixel series will have 12 MP resolutions and will use the Sony IMX378 sensor. There aren't any details about this model yet, but if you look last year's LG Nexus 5X and Huawei Nexus 6P both featured the Sony IMX278, well that’s why new sensor will be better and improved compared to last year.
As per the selfies lovers you don’t have to be upset as Sony IMX179, with 8 MP resolution will be taking care of your Selfies. Both Pixel and Pixel XL will be equipped with these sensors.
We have already given you hinted about New Pixel series pricing in our previous article which is on higher side.