Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel 2XL are now official to compete with iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus Posted Oct 7, 2017 by Ruchika S

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After the recently held Apple Inc. event, all eyes were set on the much awaited Google event that was finally held a couple of days ago in San Francisco. As expected, the company unveiled its two new smartphones that are now believed to compete with Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus smartphones.

Yes, we are indeed talking about the Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel 2XL smartphones; the second being the bigger one out of the two. Not just these two smartphones, the event was a launching pad for other amazing products from the house of Google like Google Mini and Max Home Speakers, Pixelbook, Pixelpen and a Daydream View VR Headset.

Design & Display: The smaller Google Pixel 2 smartphone comes with a dashing 5 inch FHD OLED display while the bigger one, Google Pixel 2XL, sports a superb 6-inch edge to edge display with QHD display. Both the phones are similar in terms of Always-On display and the latest Android Oreo OS.

Camera Specifications: Both these newly launched Google phones incorporate a brilliant 12.2 MP rear camera along with a superb 8 MP front camera. This is not all, you will get to enjoy camera features like Bokeh Effecrt, OIS, EIS, Portrait Selfies and Motion Photos on these amazing new products of Google.

Battery & Processor: In terms of battery life too Google Pixel 2 smartphones are a way ahead of the recently launched Apple iPhone 8 models. Google Pixel 2 comes with a 2700mAh battery life, whereas, Google Pixel 2XL supports an amazing 3520mAh battery life.

At the same time, we would like to mention that at the mega event, the company made it clear that both these newly launched Google smartphones incorporate the powerful Octa Core Snapdragon 835 Processor.

RAM & Internal Storage: At the event, Google’s officials revealed that both these smartphones will be available in 4 GB RAM with two separate internal memory variants including, a 64 GB and a 128 GB Inbuilt Memory.

So, you can expect to enjoy unlimited online storage for both videos as well as photos on both these appealing Google phones. However, these phones have no option for expanding memory using a microSD card.

Connectivity: In terms of connectivity, both these new Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2XL smartphones will offer amazing connectivity with a variety of mediums like Bluetooth 5.0 + LE, USB Type-C Port, Dual Band WiFi, GPS, GLONASS, NFC and Stereo Speakers.

Price & Availability: Now, coming back to the most awaited part to know about both these newly launched products from the house of Google, its price! Well, the company made it official that Google Pixel 2 will cost you around $649, while the Google Pixel 2XL will be available at a cost of around $849.

As far as the color availability of both these Pixel 2 phones is concerned, Google Pixel 2 will now be available in colors like Just Black, Kinda Blue and Clearly White. 

On the other hand, the bigger Google Pixel 2XL is available in colors like Just Black and Black and White Combo.

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