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Google Pixel 2 XL

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Status: AvailableRelease Date: Nov 15, 2017Website: store.google.com

Editors Review

3.8
Design
4.0
Display
4.1
Camera
4.0
Performance
4.0
Software
3.8
Battery

Google Pixel 2 XL Summary

Google Pixel 2 XL is one of Google’s 2017 Flagship smartphone featuring a 5.0 inches P-OLED capacitive touchscreen (1440 x 2880 pixels resolution) display. The device has a unibody Aluminum and Glass build. The model also has Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Front & Back protection and IP67 dust/water-resistant.

This smartphone has LTE Advanced antennas, with Dual SIM capability support for Nano-SIMs. The Pixel 2 XL specifications come pre-installed with Android 8.0 Oreo (now upgradable to Android 10). As for the processor, the Pixel 2 XL has Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Octa-Core chipset combined with Adreno 540 GPU. The Google Pixel 2 XL RAM is 4GB variants while the available storage space memory comes in 64GB and 128GB capacity with the ability to expand storage through SD card.

The Google Pixel 2 XL Camera features a single 12.2-megapixel f/1.8 main sensor with support for 2160p recording at 30 FPS and has dual-pixel PDAF, OIS. It also has HDR, Panoramic and Portrait mode for the rear camera. As for the front camera, Google Pixel 2 XL features an 8MP f/2.4 front snapper. For night shots it has dual-tone flash on the rear.

In the area of connectivity, the smartphone features Bluetooth (5.0), WiFi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac and dual-band), with NFC support. The device has dimensions of 157.9 x 76.7 x 7.9 mm and gets a Non-removable Li-Ion 3520 mAh battery with 10.5 W fast charging support. Available in Just Black and Black & White color variants.

Good
  • Great camera
  • Average display
  • Average battery
Bad
  • No wireless charging
  • Single SIM support
  • No FM radio
General
Color: Just Black Black & White
SIM Type: Single Sim
SIM Size: Nano-SIM
Dimension: 157.9 x 76.7 x 7.9 mm
Weight: 175 g
Display
Display Type: P-OLED capacitive touchscreen
Display Size: 6.0 inches
Resolution: 1440 x 2880 pixels
Camera
Rear Camera: 12.2 MP
Front Camera: 8 MP
Flash: Dual-LED flash
Video Resolution: 2160p@30fps 1080p@30/60/120fps 720p@240fps
OS & Processor
OS: Android 8.0
Processor Type: Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
Processor Speed: 2.35 GHz 1.9 GHz
Processor Core: Octa-Core
Memory & Storage
RAM: 4 GB
Internal: 64/128 GB
Expandable: No
Connectivity
Wi-Fi: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth Version: v5.0
USB: USB 3.1
Audio Jack: No
Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted) accelerometer gyro proximity compass barometer
Network Type: 4G 3G 2G
Supported Networks: GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
Battery
Capacity: 3520 mAh
Talk Time:
Battery Type: Non-removable Li-Ion