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  • The Google Pixel 8 could receive a price hike to $649 or $699, according to a leaker.
  • This would be $50 to $100 more expensive than the standard Pixel 7, if true.
  • The leaker also claimed that the phone would offer an ultrasonic fingerprint scanner.

We’ve posted loads of exclusive Google Pixel 8 series leaks already thanks to tipster Kamila Wojciechowska. One missing piece of the puzzle is pricing, but another leaker may have given us some insight.

Indian tipster Yogesh Brar has tweeted apparent Pixel 8 pricing, claiming that the vanilla model will retail for $649 or $699. By comparison, the base Pixel 7 set you back $599 for the base model, so we’re looking at a $50 price hike at the bare minimum.