Google finally launched the much awaited Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones at the Made by Google Event today. The new smartphones come with a plethora of changes over their predecessors.
Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Features:
- Fastest fingerprint scanner in any smartphone
- Coloured power button
- No headphone jack. Yes, they finally did it.
- Daydream Ready
- Active Edge technology like the one found in the HTC U11.
- AR Stickers that react to their environment and each other as well.
- OIS and EIS
The Pixel 2 comes in three colors:
- Kinda Blue
- Quite Black
- Clearly White
The Pixel 2 XL comes in two colors:
- Just Black
- Black and White
The Pixel 2 has a DxOMark score of 98 overall. The smartphone scored a 99 in still photography, and 96 in shooting videos. This is the highest a smartphone has ever scored on the DxOMark benchmark.
The Pixel 2 is priced at $649 for the 64GB variant and the Pixel 2 XL will start at $849. Both the devices are available for pre-order starting today in seven countries including India.
Users will also get a free Google Home Mini along with every purchase of the Pixel 2.