Considering that both the original Pixel and the Pixel 2 were released on this date in 2017 and 2016 respectively, you may be forgiven for thinking there wasn't a lot of detective work that went into this.
The ad specifically says that, "The Pixel 3 phone is launching October 4th, 2018".
Leaked renders based on real-life photos of the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL phones.
Google appears to have inadvertently shared the launch date for its long-awaited Pixel 3 smartphone - and is apparently looking for "influencers" to review the phone for up to $10,000 a pop.
Industry leaker Evan Blassreported that besides the Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, and second-generation Pixel Buds, Google's upcoming hardware event will introduce a Pixel-branded watch.
So far, we are seeing new Android 9.0.0 files for Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL (PPR1.180610.009, PPR1.180610.011), as well as the Pixel and Pixel XL (PPR1.180610.009, PPR1.180610.010).