Google Pixel 2 & Google Pixel 2 XL- Buy them online at best prices in India
The Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel 2 XL are two of the most anticipated flagship smartphones from Google. The earlier versions of Google Pixel and Pixel 2 XL have been very popular and hugely loved for its various features like fantastic camera, great software experience and the Pixel-exclusive Google Assistant. The two phones are similar in all aspects except for the size and type of the screen, battery capacity and the basic hardware design. In these new Google mobile phones, you can simply squeeze the sides of the phone to quickly launch the Assistant, and removal of the 3.5 mm headphone jack is another innovation with the latest Google mobile.
Google Pixel 2 & Google Pixel 2 XL- Features & Specifications
The focus of these mobile phones has been to look and feel appealing to all the users. With this aspect in view quite a few changes have been introduced into the device.
Design and build quality
The design of the two phones are quite attractive with very thin bezels compared to the older models. The Pixel 2 has a cinematic 5 inch OLED 16:9 display with FHD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The Pixel 2 XL has a 6 inch p OLED 18: 9 display with QHD resolution of 2880 x 1440 pixels. The screen has a contrast ratio of 100000:1, which is way higher than its contemporaries.
As far as the build is concerned, Pixel 2 weighs 143 gram and is protected by 2.5 D Corning glass. The Pixel 2 XL weighs 175 grams and is protected by 3 D Corning glass. Both the phones have Aluminium unibodies with hybrid coating and are both water and dust resistant with ratings of IP67. This means both the devices can survive in up to 1 meter of water for up to 30 minutes. The new feature 'Active Edge' facilitates immediate launching of the Google Assistant when both sides of the phone are squeezed. These are available in three colours 'Just Black', 'Kinda Blue' and 'Clearly White'.
Performance of the phones
Both Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel 2 XL are powered by the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 835 processor. This is a 2.35Ghz + 1.9Ghz, 64Bit Octa-Core processor. The mobile device is also powered by the Adreno 540 GPU for better graphics on the phone and to enable smooth gaming.
Both devices are based on the latest version Android 8.0 (Android Oreo). Some of the bets features of Android Oreo include 2x times the boost power, helps minimize the background activity in other apps, Autofill feature that remembers all your passwords and lets you login at supersonic speed, lets you do two things at a time and much more.
Camera performance of Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL
These Google phones are employed with smart cameras which helps you click stunning photos effortlessly. Google has claimed that these have the best smartphone cameras. Both Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL have the same camera specifications. The primary camera is of 12.2 MP, which has a pixel size 1.4μm and the lens has an aperture size of f/1.8. Google adds dual-pixel sensor, optical and electronic image stabilization so that clearer images can be clicked even in low light. The camera at the back is a dual-pixel sensor, which means that each single pixel is made of two smaller pixels, which means the photos will have way more clarity. It has the phase detection focus for dual pixels, and has the laser autofocus as well. Google has also added Portrait mode like the iPhone. With Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel 2 XL, you get unlimited storage for all pictures and videos taken.
The selfie camera has a fixed focus lens with a resolution of 8 MP, pixel size of 1.4μm and an aperture size of f/2.4 aperture. The rear camera can shoot videos of 1080p at 30fps, 60fps, 120fps, 720p at 30fps, 60fps, 240fps and 4K at 30fps.
RAM & Internal storage memory
Both the Pixel and Pixel 2 XL house a 4 GB RAM and has internal memory storage space of 64 GB/ 128 GB.