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This is the complete Google Pixel 2 technical specifications and hardware details guide. The sensational new Google Pixel 2, has just been announced today and has created quite the stir in the smartphones industry. As speculated, Google launched two new phones, same as last year. The Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, manufactured by HTC and LG, respectively. The rumors regarding the features of the new Google phones have been circulating the internet for quite some time now and the time to finally find out the reality behind them is here. The brand new Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel XL 2 have just been launched and all expectations seem to have been met. Read ahead to get detailed Pixel 2 technical specifications.

Now available with squeezable sides, the new Google Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 introduce the best camera ever in a smartphone with a DXOMark score of 98! This new Pixel 2 has everything that was missing in first Pixel phone. Following recent trend, the Pixel XL 2 has 18:9 ratio display with minimized bezels. And yes, with both phones you get unlimited storage to save your picture and videos shot using the phone’s camera. Rest, new Pixel carries features that have been already implemented on other Android flagships features such Always On Display, Snapdragon 835, 4GB RAM and 64/128GB storage.

Google Pixel 2 Technical Specifications

Google Pixel 2 Technical Specifications

Google Pixel 2 comes with almost identical specifications and hardware, as its elder sibling. A detailed description of the phone’s technical specifications is provided below:

Dimensions / Weight:

  • Dimensions are 7 x 69.7 x 7.8 mm (6.20 x 3.00 x 0.30 in)
  • Weighs about 143gs

Design:

  • Support for Nano and E-SIM
  • IP67 Water and Dust resistant
  • Aluminum unibody with hybrid coating protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Display:

  • AMOLED touchscreen with 16M colors
  • 6-inch body (~77% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution of 1440 x 2880 pixels (~538 ppi pixel density)
  • Supports Multitouch

Software:

  • OS Android 8.0 (Oreo)

Hardware:

  • Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 chipset
  • Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo) processor
  • Adreno 540 GPU

Storage:

  • Internal storage of 64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM (no card slots)

Cameras:

  • Primary Camera of 12.3 MP with EIS (gyro), phase detection & laser autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 1/2.3″ sensor size, 1.55µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR and panorama
  • Secondary Camera consisting of 8 MP, f/2.4, 1080p
  • Video recording support at 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, 720p@240fps

Audio and Connectivity:

  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated microphone
  • Rear mounted fingerprint sensor (Pixel Imprint), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, Active Edge, magnetometer and barometer
  • Hall effect, Android Sensor Hub and advanced x-axis hepatics for sharper/defined response
  • HTML5 default browser

Battery and Colors:

  • Non-removable Li-Ion 2700 mAh battery
  • Available in colors Just Black, Clearly White, Kinda Blue

Google Pixel 2 XL Technical Specifications

Google Pixel 2 XL Technical Specifications

These are the technical specifications of the Google Pixel 2 XL. It comes with very similar hardware as the smaller model with the difference in battery and screen size. Here is a detailed description of the phone’s tech specs:

Dimensions / Weight:

  • Dimensions are 9 x 76.7 x 7.9 mm (6.20 x 3.00 x 0.30 in)
  • Weighs about 175gs

Design:

  • Support for Nano and E-SIM
  • IP67 Water and Dust resistant
  • Aluminum unibody with hybrid coating protected by 3D Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Display:

  • AMOLED touchscreen with full 24-bits depth or 16.77M colors
  • 6-inch body (~77% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution of 1440 x 2880 pixels (~538 ppi pixel density) 18:9
  • Supports Multitouch

Software:

  • OS Android 8.0 (Oreo)

Hardware:

  • Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 chipset
  • Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo) processor
  • Adreno 540 GPU

Storage:

  • Internal storage of 64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM (no card slots)

Cameras:

  • Primary Camera of 12.3 MP with EIS (gyro), phase detection & laser autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 1/2.3″ sensor size, 1.55µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR and panorama
  • Secondary Camera consisting of 8 MP, f/2.4, 1080p
  • Video recording support at 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, 720p@240fps

Audio and Connectivity:

  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated microphone
  • Rear mounted fingerprint sensor (Pixel Imprint), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, Active Edge, magnetometer and barometer
  • Hall effect, Android Sensor Hub and advanced x-axis hepatics for sharper/defined response
  • HTML5 default browser

Battery and Colors:

  • Non-removable Li-Ion 3520 mAh battery
  • Available in colors Just Black and Black and White

So what do you think about these new two Google Pixel 2 phones? We surely are in love them with both devices and they have already become the recommended and the best Android phones of 2017. Do let us know your thoughts in the comments below.

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