Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are an Android smartphone that is designed and developed by Google. Both of these smartphones are the successor of Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL which are launched in October 2016. Google has gone head to head with Samsung and Google by launching its Flagship Smartphones of 2017. These devices are very popular among tech geeks and fans who love stock Android experience without compromise with performance. Both Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are powered by latest Android from Google Android 8.x (Oreo).
Android is a leading Linux based operating system that is developed by Google Inc. The operating system is mainly designed for touchscreen devices such as Mobile Phone, Tablets, Wearable devices, Game consoles, Television, and many other devices. In these days, the majority of device manufacturers prefer Android operating system over others. The reason behind lots of demand is open source, means anyone can use this OS for free. Samsung, Xiaomi, Huawei, LG, Sony, HTC and many another manufacturer mid range and Flagship devices come with Android including Galaxy S8, Xperia XE, Mi MIX 2 and many other devices.
The main attractive part of Google Pixel 2 device is Spectacular Camera with a beautiful screen. In these days, when every smartphone vendor has switched to dual camera setup for their flagship and mid-range devices, Google just did the opposite. They back shooter Pixel 2 is 12.2 MP with OIS, Phase detection, and laser autofocus, and dual LED flash and front camera sensor of 8 MP. Dual camera lens are basically used to give the blur (bokeh) effect to the image, one camera for front object and another to measure the depth of the image. But the hardware and software optimization can do such things with it’s a single camera lens. With its camera, you can capture or record slow motion video as well as normal video from VGA to 4K resolution.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
Both Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL run on Snapdragon 835 which is the latest processor from Qualcomm. 2016 version of the pixel is run on Snapdragon 821 which is the predecessor of 835. According to the Qualcomm, Snapdragon 835 is 35 percent smaller and 25 percent more power efficient as compared to Snapdragon 821. This latest processor from Qualcomm is engineered to deliver long battery life, enhance Virtual reality and augmented reality experience, and also increase the download and upload speed. Hardware from Qualcomm makes the pixel highly optimized with its Camera, Display, and performance.
Google Pixel 2 XL Design
Like latest trend, a smartphone with no 3.5 mm headphone jack. The Pixel 2 XL makes up for it in spades with a mix of unique features like waterproof design and much more. This latest flagship smartphone from Google is made of metal unibody design with IP67 waterproofing certification. This alluring design makes it different from other flagship Smartphones. Pixel 2 gives perfect competition to other smartphone manufacturer products such as Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Apple iPhone X, Essential Phone and many another premium Smartphones on the market. It is equipped with 6.0 inches 1440 x 2880 pixels P-OLED capacitive touch screen that is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
Google Assistant and other Features
Another main reason behind the popularity of Google Pixel is voice assistant. It is integrated with Google Assistant that is one of the best voice Assistants ever developed. This empowers Google Pixels with its machine learning and artificial intelligence. Google Pixel 2 XL is powered by Stock Android running on Android version 8.X (Oreo). Google promises to give Android updates for next two years with latest Android security Patch. It is one of the best devices for games lovers and blogger who want to edit video on a smartphone. Adreno 540 GPU gives power to the smartphone to run Games and edit video with no lag and frame drops.
The device is equipped with every single sensor that is required for day to day use such as Gyroscope, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, barometer, and fingerprint sensor mounted on the back panel. 4 GB of RAM allows the user to perform multiple tasks without worry about memory loss. The software and hardware pixel are highly optimized that give the complete camera, multitasking, and high performance. Squeezable sides of Google Pixel 2 XL enables the user to perform some action by squeeze the smartphone by default it will open voice assistant from Google namely Google Assistant.