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Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Now Official

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Google has officially announced its 2017 flagship smartphones, the Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel 2 XL. Both phones differ from each other but basically have the same internals.

The Google Pixel 2 XL has a big 6-inch P-OLED display with 18:9 aspect ratio. It has IP67 certification for water and dust resistance. Underneath the hood we have the usual specs – a Snapdragon 835 paired with 4GB RAM and 3,520 mAh battery. Lastly, no dual cameras but it has a 12.3 megapixel rear camera and running Android 8.0 Oreo.

Google Pixel XL 2

  • Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor
  • Adreno 540 graphics
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB or 128GB internal storage
  • 6-inch Quad HD P-OLED display (1440 x 2560 pixels)
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • IP67 certified – water and dust resistant for 1 meter and 30 minutes
  • 12.3 megapixel (f/1.8 aperture)with PDAF, OIS, EIS, laser autofocus dual LED flash
  • 8 megapixel front facing camera with f/2.4 aperture
  • 4G/LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, USB Type C, Fingerprint Scanner
  • GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • 3,520 mAh battery with QuickCharge 3.0
  • Android 8.0 Nougat

The Google Pixel 2  has a 5-inch AMOLED display but no 18:9 aspect ratio here. If the Pixel 2 XL is built by LG, the regular Pixel 2 is built by HTC. Specs underneath are the same with the Pixel 2 XL – Snapdragon 835 with 4GB RAM.

Google Pixel 2

  • Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor
  • Adreno 540 graphics
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB or 128GB internal storage
  • 5-inch Full HD AMOLED display (1920 x 1080 pixels)
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • IP67 certified – water and dust resistant for 1 meter and 30 minutes
  • 12.2 megapixel (f/1.8 aperture)with PDAF, OIS, laser autofocus dual LED flash
  • 8 megapixel front facing camera with f/2.4 aperture
  • 4G/LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, USB Type C, Fingerprint Scanner
  • GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • 2,700 mAh battery with QuickCharge 3.0
  • Android 8.0 Nougat

The Google Pixel 2 will be arriving October 17 for $650 while the Google Pixel 2 will be available in mid-M=November for $850. Pre-orders has started today in US, Canada, UK, Germany, Australia and India.

 

GOOGLE STORE TO OPEN IN THE PHILIPPINES

Google has expanded the presence of their online store in many countries as they announce their latest products including the Google Pixel 2. The good news is Google is opening its Google Store, their own online store in the Philippines.

The Philippines is one of the six countries that Google mentioned during their launch event last night. Others were Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Brazil and Mexico.

The company, however did not mention which of their products – Google Home, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Home Mini, Home Max, Pixelbook, etc will be selling here.