The Google Pixel 8 Professional is predicted to launch in October 2023, however because of a leaked promotional video, we have simply discovered a little bit bit extra about Google’s next flagship.
The video is simply 14 seconds lengthy and was shared on X (Twitter) by what seems to be a throwaway account referred to as “EZ”. It is a very legitimate-looking commercial, with styling consistent with Google’s latest campaigns, solely it has a slight 3D-glasses impact filter utilized, for some cause.
The video reveals two key issues, one is that we are able to anticipate a brand new blue colourway for the Pixel 8 Professional, however extra excitingly, in our view, is the introduction of Audio Magic Eraser.
Google followers are very acquainted with Magic Eraser, at this level, it is a picture modifying software that lets you take away undesirable components, like an individual within the background, a distracting seagull or some litter, by merely swiping your finger over the world. Google makes use of generative AI to fill within the background, and the outcomes are normally fairly spectacular.
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Nicely, Audio Magic Eraser seems to do the identical factor however with background noise. From what we are able to inform, it seems like you can open a video, select Audio Magic Eraser, look forward to the clip to be analysed, after which choose what you’d prefer to silence from an inventory of detected audio sources.
The demonstration exhibits a woman driving a skateboard with loud wheels and shouting “Woo hoo!” again to the digicam. After the Audio Magic Eraser is utilized, her voice turns into a lot clearer and the wheel sound disappears.
For those who’ve ever tried to take away background noise from a video clip, you may know the way troublesome and irritating it may be, particularly when reshooting is not an choice. If it really works in addition to marketed, it could possibly be a little bit of a recreation changer.
Magic Eraser for photographs was launched as a Pixel-exclusive function, earlier than making its solution to Google Pictures. Now anybody with a Google One subscription can benefit from its capabilities. This makes us surprise if Audio Magic Eraser will find yourself being obtainable by means of Google Photos as properly, it is a software program function, so it is actually potential, however time will inform how Google decides to proceed.