Google has unveiled both its flagship devices in an event at San Fransico and dubbed as Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, these handsets are successors of the Pixel and Pixel XL devices. The smartphones will be available for a starting price of $649 and $ 849 respectively for Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL in the U.S and it also mentioned that the devices will be initially going for sale in U.S, UK, India, Australia, Canada and Germany which will be followed by other markets. The Indian pricing for these devices is also revealed which are listed below.
Google Pixel 2 is priced at Rs. 61,000 for the 64GB while the 128GB is priced at Rs. 70,000 and the Google Pixel 2 XL 64GB variant is priced at Rs. 73,000 and Rs. 82,000 for the 128GB option. These devices will be going for pre-order in the country from October 26th via Flipkart and more than 1000 retail stores. The Pixel 2 will go on sale from 1st of November while the Pixel 2 Xl will go on sale form 15th November.
The Pixel 2 comes with a 5” 1080p display while the Pixel XL sports a bigger 6-inch QHD+ P-OLED screen. These devices are powered by the latest Snapdragon 835 SoC with eight cores and will pack 4GB of RAM along with Adreno GPU. These devices are IP67 rated for dust and water resistance and will sport a fingerprint sensor on the rear to enhance the security levels on the device which has become mandatory even on an entry-level smartphone.
On the camera front, Google has ditched the dual camera setup and stuck to the 12.2MP main camera with LED flash for both the handsets while they will also have an 8MP front-facing camera. So do you own any of the earlier Pixel devices? Do these devices excite you? What is your opinion on the pricing? Comment in the section below and stay tuned to PhoneRadar for more news and updates.